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…]

Manager of the Month

  NEWPORT Pagnell Town manager Darren Lynch has been named United Counties League Premier Division Manager of the Month for March, and his side can’t stop winning at the moment.   The Swans collected 19 points from 21 available during the month – with five of their six wins coming away from home. Their most … [Read more…]

Easter in Newport Pagnell

Thank you to Marianne Coleman for letting us know that At 9.40 outside the parish church Jesus will carry his cross down the High Street  to outside Boots and from there Jesus is taken away to be executed. Members of various parish churches and the public will follow him.

Where you on Tongwell Lane Bridge?

Thames Valley Police is appealing for the public’s help in tracing two men as part of its investigation into a fatal collision on the M1 last week.   Police are trying to trace two men, believed to be in their late forties or early fifties, who were on the overbridge off Tongwell Lane, in Newport … [Read more…]

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted in Newport Pagnell.   At about 9am on Friday, March 23, a 32-year-old delivery driver was delivering a parcel in Lamb Close, Newport Pagnell. As the driver, who is black, got out of his van to deliver the parcel, a white man who … [Read more…]

Two wins for Newport Pagnell Town FC

NEWPORT Pagnell Town’s winless run came to an end on Saturday when they secured a 2-1 away win at Sleaford, before quickly following that up with a 3-2 home win over Desborough. First half goals from Daren Dykes and John Thorpe saw the Swans take all three points at Sleaford to end their six-match run … [Read more…]

GBH – Newport Pagnell

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses to a serious assault on a 14-year-old boy in Newport Pagnell on Wednesday (7/3).At around 6pm, the teenager was making his way home on his scooter after playing football near The Dove public house.He was riding down Wordsworth Avenue but when he approached the junction with Byron Drive … [Read more…]

Latest Police and Fire brigade information

Latest Alerts from the police Between 2030 and 2050 hours on Thursday 1st March 2012 a white Mercedes Sprinter Van parked on Hopton Grove, Newport Pagnell had the exhaust stolen from it. If you have any information about this offence, then please ring 101 quoting reference DD4006317/12 and ask to speak to someone from Milton … [Read more…]

Cast Revealed for the film Jake

Jake is a new film about obsession & domestic violence this new independant film will be shot in our city Milton Keynes, They have bee casting for the film over the last few weeks and now they are releasing details of who will star in the film. Check out their facebook page here for all … [Read more…]

Stolen Deisel

This is a Community message from Thames Valley Police, Milton Keynes Between 1800 hours on Wednesday 22nd February 2012 and 0800 hours on Thursday 23rd february 2012 a white Ford Trasit parked at Kwik Fit, The Green, Newport Pagnell had deisel stolen from it. If you have any information about this offence, then please ring … [Read more…]

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…]

Burglary

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…]