Roy Pink: bike repairer and enthusiast

Cycling is about more than medals and glory. It’s about fun, freedom – and for some people it’s about extraordinary commitment. This summer we’re turning the spotlight on the unsung stars of cycling – the people who give up their time and energy to help and inspire others to get the most out of their riding. … [Read more…]

Burglary in Avon Close Newport Pagnell

A burglary took place in Avon Close, Newport Pagnell between 11:30pm on 3 August and 9am on 4 August. The offender gained entry to the property via an insecure window. A laptop and games console were stolen. Please be vigilant and if you notice anyone acting suspiciously please contact the police on 101 or for … [Read more…]

Unionist Club to be an Indian Wedding venue?

Over the years since the club closed there have been many rumours and very few facts about what is going to become of the unionist club in St. Johns Street Newport Pagnell. It was rumoured is was going to become a place of worship, a private home and even a night club. The only facts … [Read more…]

Town Council Press Release

NEWPORT PAGNELL HORTICULTURAL AND CRAFT SHOW IN ITS 204TH YEAR The NEWPORT PAGNELL HORTICULTURAL SHOW opens its doors on Saturday 7st September 2013. We’ve been growing and showing since 1809, and would like to invite you to celebrate with us. There’s something for everyone at the show. Whether you have an entry or not, make … [Read more…]

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses after a burglary at a house in Newport Pagnell. Between 12am on Monday 13 June and 12am on Wednesday 3 July, offenders forced entry into a garage of a property in Glenwoods by damaging the lock. Once inside the offenders stole a yellow Suzuki GSXR K4 600 motorbike. … [Read more…]

Man hospitalised after roundabout assault

A man had to be taken to hospital after he was assaulted on a roundabout in Newport Pagnell on Saturday. Police are now appealing for witnesses to the incident which happened at 11.30pm as a 46-year-old was walking home on the roundabout near High Street, Marsh End Road and Wolverton Road. He was approached by … [Read more…]

Summer Crime Reduction Advice

Message sent by Helen Sharratt (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Milton Keynes LPA) Summer Crime Reduction Advice As the summer holidays are fast approaching, many of us are thinking of going away. It is important for local residents to ensure preventative measures are taken to deter opportunist burglars. Break-ins are likely to take place … [Read more…]

Massive revamp of the site

Revamp Underway! Even the most casual return visitor must have noticed that the site looks very different to what it did a few days ago. I am in the middle of a massive revamp and lots of things will be changing. The changes aren’t complete yet, the forum is going to be integrated soon (I … [Read more…]

Motorcyclist injured in collision

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses to a collision involving a motorcycle and a car in Milton Keynes. At about 5.10pm yesterday (18/6), a Kawasaki Z100 motorcycle and a blue Fiat Stilo were in collision on the Tongwell roundabout, between Michigan Drive and the Willen Road turning. The motorcyclist, a 43-year-old man from Newport … [Read more…]

Newport Pagnell at War

Newport Pagnell at War front cover

A new book about Newport Pagnell during the Second World War has just been published. The book includes stories of daily life in Newport Pagnell during 1939-1945 when the town was full of land army girls, prisoners of war and evacuees. Author Julie Wilson said: “There has been a great deal written nationally and internationally … [Read more…]

New Local Business – Field Gate Flowers

We have just found out about another new business in our area they sell Hand Sown. Hand Grown and Hand Picked Local Flowers. #weddings # bouquets # flower delivery in Northants and Bucks. See website for delivery areas on the best wedding reception venues. Field Gate Flowers. If you ever need an online delivery service, … [Read more…]

Attempted Burglary

An attempted burglary took place in Mountsfield Close in Newport Pagnell between 12 midday on 26 May and 12 midday on 27 May. The offender tried to force the garage door however no entry was gained. Crime Reference 4261174/13 Please be vigilant and if you notice anyone acting suspiciously please contact the police on 101 … [Read more…]

Message from Thames Valley Police, Milton Keynes

Items and a catalytic converter were stolen from a Toyota Hilux in Shakespeare Close, Newport Pagnell between 5:30pm on 19 May and 8am on 20 May. URN 279 dated 20 May Offenders partially removed  a  catalytic converter  from a Mitsubishi L200 in Welland Drive, Newport Pagnell at 11:30 pm on 19 May.  However, the vehicle alarm was activated. URN … [Read more…]

Missing Cat – Green Park Area

Great News ***REUNITED***This in She had somehow got herself to Willen!!!from Liza- sharing needed from our good friends in The Newport Pagnell area – thanks everyone!“Liza Lever LOST: has anyone seen our little ginge in the Green Park area of Newport Pagnell?? Please check your sheds and garages. Missing since AM 03/05/13