Can you help Northern Pastures?

  A THRIVING playgroup faces being homeless after finding it impossible to find a new base.   Northern Pastures pre-school has been based in two empty classrooms at Portfields School in Newport Pagnell for the past five years. But now the popular school has seen such an increase in numbers that it needs the rooms … [Read more…]

£10million business centre project in Newport Pagnell

A £10million business centre project in Newport Pagnell is offering small businesses a rolling one month rent deal to help them get started.   A quarter of the 80,000 sq-ft Interchange Business Centre, in Howard Way was taken before work was complete. The “get business moving” promotion offers “no quibble” rolling monthly rents at the … [Read more…]


A burglary took place in Westbury Lane, Newport Pagnell on 24th February between 1:30am and 6:30am. Offenders gained entry via the front door. Several items were stolen including a mobile phone. U R N 177 dated 24th February. Please be vigilant and if you notice anyone acting suspiciously please contact the police on 1 0 … [Read more…]

Stolen Car

This is a Community message from Thames Valley Police, Milton Keynes At approximately 1220 hours on Thursday 23rd February 2012 a Silver VW Amarok parked off of Eakley Lanes, Stoke Goldington, Newport Pagnell was stolen. If you have any information about this offence, then please ring 101 quoting reference URN 589 23/02/2012 and ask to … [Read more…]

Petrol Stolen from a parked car

This is a Community message from Thames Valley Police, Milton Keynes Between 2015 hours on Tuesday 21st February 2012 and 1050 hours on Wednesday 22nd February 2012 a Black Ford KA parked on St Margarets Close, Newport Pagnell had pertol stolen from it. If you have any information about this offence, then please ring 101 … [Read more…]

Thames Valley Shrievalty Awards 2012

  Members of Thames Valley Police will be presented with awards by the three High Sheriffs of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire next month. Created in 1981 by the three High Sheriffs, the Shrievalty Merit Award is the most prestigious award to be presented within Thames Valley Police. The awards give the Force the opportunity to … [Read more…]

Missing Teen

Thames Valley Police is appealing for the public’s help in tracing a missing teenager from Milton Keynes. Michael West, aged 14, was reported missing from his home in Broadlands, Netherfield on Sunday (19/2). He was last seen by his sister on Thursday (16/2). He was wearing a blue hooded top, tracksuit bottoms and black trainers … [Read more…]

Town Clock Unveiling

Well despite a lot of wind and a little rain the Fenny Stompers struck up a tune at 11:45 The crowd gathered and Roy Mason Said a few words and thanked all of those involved in the project for all their hard work And then it was time to unveil the clock A full set … [Read more…]

Unveiling of the new Town Clock

After many years of fundraising and a lot of hard work by all those involved the Newport Pagnell Town Clock is ready to be unveiled. This Saturday 18th February at 12 Noon the clock will be officially unveiled by Roy Mason. Between 11:45am and 2:15pm there will be entertainment from The Fenny Stompers Jazz Band … [Read more…]

Dispose of your old wreck properly

A woman was left nearly £1,400 out of pocket on Friday when she was found guilty of abandoning a car in Broughton. Emma Rooney, 21, of Barnsbury Gardens, Newport Pagnell, was found guilty in her absence by Milton Keynes magistrates who fined her £525 for the offence under S.2(1) Refuse Disposal (Amenity) Act 1978. She … [Read more…]

NPTFC Player off to be a professional

  First Team player Lewis Wilson has left the Newport Pagnell Town Football Club to sign for Northampton Town. Lewis has been awarded a contract until the end of the season so that Northampton Manager Aidy Boothroyd can have an extended look at him. Lewis, who previously played for Rushden and Diamonds Under 18’s, has … [Read more…]

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News For February 2012

            We feed the birds at the bird table and we feed the voles on the field. The children learn kindness and care from their relationship with the living world and the first signs of spring, halted by the cold weather and snow, only made their efforts more valuable.  To … [Read more…]

Portfields School Silver Jubilee time capsule

We received this email from one of our members   The reason I write to you is that I have a vague memory of a time capsule being buried in the grounds  of Portfields School back in 1977. I’ve mentioned it to many and a few have said they remember it happening but can’t remember … [Read more…]

Newport Pagnell’s James Nash Signs with Team AON

Team Aon will enter the 2012 World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) with two of its new specification Global Ford Focus race cars. Young British racers Tom Chilton and James Nash will drive for the Littlehampton based team, in a step up for both of them, following successful campaigns in the British Touring Car Championship (BTCC). … [Read more…]