Make a Day of it on 3rd December

  It’s not long now until the Newport Pagnell Christmas Lights 2011 switch on event. Saturday 3rd December is the date Why not make a real Chrismassy day of it. You could start at 10:30 in Newport Pagnell Library where the Friends of Newport Pagnell library (FONPL) are holding their first ever event. A reading … [Read more…]

Annual Horticultural Show

After a bit of a slow start the annual show ended up with 360 entries into the various categories. Its not just about fruit and vegetables, there are classes for photography, handicrafts, cooking as well as classes for children.   Next years show is hoped to be even bigger so start planning what you are … [Read more…]

Tree Sculpture Ideas Required

In Ousebank Gardens near to the steps into the river there is a tree that Milton Keynes council has deemed dangerous and so it must be felled. The council has suggested that the stump is used for a tree sculpture and has asked for suggestions as to what the sculpture should be. Perhaps it should … [Read more…]

Not one but Two Awards

Here at we are delighted to announce that not only did Newport Pagnell in Bloom receive a Silver Award in the Britain in Bloom Thames and Chilterns Town Category. They also gained the Thames and Chilterns Regional Award for ‘Best Overall Clean and Tidy’. The judges said lots of complimentary things about Newport Pagnell. … [Read more…]

Christmas Lights Switch on

The switching on of Newport Pagnell Christmas Lights will take place on Saturday 3rd December 2011 Proceedings will start around 11am with entertainment from around 1pm with the lights switch on taking place at 5pm There will be a temporary road closure on the High Street to enable the Newport Pagnell Christmas Lights Parade to … [Read more…]