Special Announcment

Sadly David Copcutt, a well known and loved member of Downley died on Monday 24th October aged 94.

His funeral will be on Friday 11thNovember at 1.30pm at St James church, all are welcome.

Welcome to the Downley Community Page

This is a website for the village of Downley in Buckinghamshire and contains news, events and information about organisations happening in the village.

There are also links to other relevant websites, including Downley Parish Council at https://www.downleyparishcouncil.org/

The Up Downley Festival has a separate webpage at https://festival.downley.org/

This page will update with information about forthcoming events at regular intervals.

Bonfire season is upon us again so please make note of the following dates for your diary:

  • 16th Oct: Bonfire site opens for deliveries. Please remember only burnable materials.
  • If you have any old mattresses (the ones with wadding in, not foam) we would like to extract the wadding.
  • 23rd Oct: Bonfire build starts at 10am - volunteers are needed to help so please come along.
  • Site closes for deliveries at 5pm.
  • 30th Oct: Bonfire building continues - again volunteers will be needed.
  • 5th Nov: 6.30pm. Torchlight procession starts on Commonside
  • 6th Nov 10am. Clear up day. All are welcome to come and help.

PickMeUp Service

The new PICKMEUP shared mini bus service has started and is already averaging 100 journeys per day. See https://www.pickmeupwycombe.co.uk/