Useful Information

If you are a newcomer to the village, or even if you have been here a little longer, the following may be useful.

Other local organisations and businesses are listed in the Directory or Village Groups sections. All telephone numbers prefixed by 01296 except where stated.



Immediate assistance 999

For all non emergency enquiries 101

Local Bobby;  PC Martin Siderman

Local Police Community Support Officer; 



Immediate assistance 999

Stoke Mandeville Hospital - 315000

A&E Department at Entrance 4 off Mandeville Road, Aylesbury  


Fire & Rescue Service

Immediate assistance 999

Aylesbury Headquarters - 424666

428293 (Fax)  



Whitchurch Surgery , 49 Oving Road, HP22 4JF

Appointments 641087

Out of Hours/Enquiries 641203 



Whitchurch County Combined, North Marston Lane

Tel: 641418

Whitchurch School Association             Karen Smethurst  640758 

Hardwick Pre-School                             Amanda 640100 Rachel 640920 

Whitchurch & Oving Toddlers Group     Karen Ricketts on 640602. 

      The group meets every term-time Wednesday 10am to 12 at the Legion Hall.


Venues available for hire

Legion Hall, Oving Road                  Contact: Sharon Downey 640295            

Methodist Church Hall, High Street   Contact Roger Watson 641261 


Local Representation

Member of Parliament, Buckingham Constituency;  John Bercow MP

Speaker's House, London SW1A 0AA   Tel: 020 7219 6346  Email:


Buckinghamshire County Council (Wing Division);  Cllr Netta Glover (Conservative)

 3 High Street, Wing, Leighton Buzzard, Beds LU7 0NS    Tel: 688357   Email:

Aylesbury Vale District Councillor (Weedon Ward);  Cllr Ashley Bond, (Conservative)

Wayside, Whitchurch Tel: 641552  Email: 


Veterinary Surgeons

Hampden Veterinary Hospital, Cambridge Street, Aylesbury 423666

The Windmill Veterinary Centre, Winslow 715660 


Refuse Collection

Weekly on Wednesdays. Every week the food waste bin is collected. Every two weeks the recycling bin (blue lid) or blue sack will be collected and on alternate weeks the green refuse bin or purple sack will be collected. So Week 1 will be food bin and refuse bin, Week 2 will be food bin and recycling bin. 




Rabans Lane, Aylesbury (Height barrier lifted at weekends to enable higher vehicles to enter)

Ring Road, Buckingham 



Main lending library is in Walton Street, Aylesbury 382248

The County Reference Library is also in Walton Street in the BCC offices 383252

There is a branch library in Park Road, Winslow 383590

Search for more at Bucks County Library Service


Library Van

On alternate Tuesdays (the day before non Recyclables collection day) Any queries contact Mobile Operations Manager on 01296 383486 


11.35 - 11.55 The White Swan car park

12.00 - 12.20 Ashgrove Gardens (opposite the School) 


Postal Services

There is a sub post office in the Mace Store & Gulf Services, 5 High Street.  HP22 4JU

The sub post office is open 9.00am - 1.00pm, Mon-Fri. Post is collected twice a day - about 1pm and 5pm.

The shop is open 6.00am - 10.00pm, Mon-Sat & until 9.00pm Sun.

Letter Boxes are situated in the High Street (adj. to the Old Post Office, 17 High Street).  Collection Mon - Fri 5pm, Sat 9am.

At the junction of Market Hill and Oving Road.  Collection Mon - Fri 9am, Sat 7am

And at the junction of North Marston Lane and 13 - 40 Ashgrove Gardens. Collection Mon - Fri 4.45pm, Sat 9.00am. 


Local Taxi Services

Wing Cars 


Rail Services

Chiltern Rail

Chiltern Railways services from Aylesbury Station

Enquiries - Daily 07.00 - 20.00 hrs 0870 5165165


Download a timetable



Local Bus Services




Arriva The Shires and Essex go to Route Planner and select the service you require

To view the timetable for Service 6o,  Buckingham - Aylesbury serving Whitchurch click here .  To see a map of the route click here.


Bucks County Council

Bucks County Council

County Hall, Walton Street, Aylesbury HP20 1UA

Tel: 395000


Aylesbury Vale District Council

Aylesbury Vale District Council

66 High Street, Aylesbury HP20 1SD

Tel: 585858

Map showing location of council offices in Aylesbury