Job Opportunity

The Newport Pagnell Book Company is looking for some very special people. Working locally, you would be visiting nurseries and primary schools introducing top quality selections of children’s books at attractive prices. In particular, the company is looking to appoint agents to cover Olney, Newport Pagnell, Stony Stratford, Bletchley and Milton Keynes in general.Applicants should … [Read more…]

Wanted man appeal

Thames Valley Police is appealing for information on the whereabouts of a 41-year-old man. David May (pictured) of NFA is wanted for failing to answer police bail at Milton Keynes Police Station last Tuesday (5/2) after being arrested on suspicion of a burglary on 21 January in Milton Keynes. Anyone with information should contact Thames … [Read more…]

PICNICS are Recruiting

We are recruiting! We are looking for people with a passion for great food, amazing ingredients and exceptional customer service to work in our café and deli serving customers and preparing food. We have up to 24 hours available per week, between the hours of 8.30am – 5.00pm, Monday – Saturday. If you or someone … [Read more…]

Council Rubbish Collection

Due to the weather MK council refuse and recycling collections have been disrupted. They are continuing this week with trying to collect as much as they can from where ever they can and hope to return to normal. If possible please take your rubbish back in from the kerb and put it back out on … [Read more…]

Newport Pagnell Mayoress on Chris Evans Breakfast show

Did everyone hear the Town’s Mayor on The Chris Evans Breakfast Show today? Yesterday they were talking about Newport Pagnell on the show because it is Aston Martin’s 100th Birthday and Today our Town Mayor Wendy Egan was Chris’ mystery guest telling the nation that we are far more than just a service station on … [Read more…]

Car Fest and Aston Martin 100th Birthday

So there I was driving down the A421 today listening the The Chris Evans Breakfast Show and he was talking about the fact that today is the 100th Birthday of Aston Martin Cars and then he started talking about this years car fest and he said he would like to get 100 Aston Martins at … [Read more…]

New Bathroom Store Opening 3rd January

Why not pop into the high street on Thursday 3rd January and have a look at the new bathroom store. Here’s what they have to say about themselves MK–Bathrooms.com has been operating as a fitting only service for over twenty years. MK-Bathrooms.net has formed to capitalise on this experience and expertise and we are unmatched in helping … [Read more…]

Happy New Year

As 2012 draws to a close we at www.newport-pagnell.co.uk would like to wish all of our readers a very HAPPY NEW YEAR. In 2012 we had had over 1.6 million hits and have served up almost 30,000 Megabytes of information We have posted about as many events as we could, please continue to send us … [Read more…]

A letter from one of the ‘Christmas Lights Volunteers’

A letter from one of the ‘Christmas Lights Volunteers’ I feel says it all really..From September each year, a group of volunteers give up their Sunday mornings in rain, wind, snow or whatever to install the Christmas Lights, nativity scene and tree, the same team who work tirelessly to put on ‘Switch On Day’ for … [Read more…]

Missing Cat

Roly, has gone missing. He was last seen seen near Kennington Close. Anyone who lives in Green Park, Newport Pagnell or know anyone who does, please can you check your gardens, sheds and garages. Anyone who knows him will already know he is a very old, blind, fragile cat. If you find him please contact … [Read more…]

Changing Times by local author Julie Wilson

  A new book looking back at changes in Newport Pagnell during the past fifty years has just been published. Changing Times by local author Julie Wilson features memories of the town from the late 1950s to present times, highlighting the way life for residents has changed. Julie said: “Life in the town half a … [Read more…]

For Locally Produced, Freshly Prepared Food – PicNic’s!

PicNic’s in Newport Pagnell has now been open for just over two months and has quickly established itself as the foodie destination. PicNic’s, located at 63 High Street offers residents of the busy town and local area, freshly prepared food and drinks from carefully selected producers from 8am to 4pm, Monday – Friday and 9am … [Read more…]

Attempted Burglary

An attempted burglary took place in Addenbrookes Road in Newport Pagnell between 1 pm and 9:45 pm on 24 September. The offender had tried to force the front door to gain entry to the property. No entry was gained. Unique Reference Number 1531 dated 24 September. Please be vigilant and if you notice anyone acting … [Read more…]

You Should be ashamed of yourself

Walking back to my car from the co-op this evening at around 6:30pm and I saw this car parked in the disabled parking space but not displaying a blue badge. As I shook my head in annoyance I realised there was a lady sat in the drivers seat. Upon seeing me shake my head she … [Read more…]

Sad News

it is with sadness that we have to pass on the news that Richard J Albone has recently passed away. He will be known to many residents of Newport Pagnell as he used to run the green grocers and florist in the High Street in the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s!! He was a founder member … [Read more…]

This year’s Stoke Goldington Steam Rally has been cancelled

This year’s Stoke Goldington Steam Rally has been cancelled   Following a site inspection by the chairman of the steam rally together with the logistics manager and safety officer it has been decided regrettably to cancel the event. This is due to a water logged rally field and together with the expected weather forecast over … [Read more…]

M1 Closed between J14 & J13

Part of the M1’s been closed in both directions after an early-morning crash involving three lorries. It happened on the southbound carriageway between Junction 14 for Milton Keynes and 13 for Milton Keynes South and Bedford at 3.30am on Thursday 12 April 2012. Both the northbound and southbound carriageways have been closed as a result … [Read more…]