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…]

Latest School News

Just published on our school news section all the latest news from Sherington Church of England School check it out here. If you would like to supply a monthly update for your school please use the contact us page to get in touch

SEX PEST former police officer denied early release

SEX PEST former police officer Mark Wilkie has been denied an early release from prison – much to the relief of his victims. The 51-year-old, abused his position by getting contact details for vulnerable women from the police computer. He then bombarded the females – one as young as 15 – with sexually explicit text … [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…]

Attempted burglary

This is a Community message from Thames Valley Police, Milton Keynes on February 9. An attempted burglary took place in Eliot Close, Newport Pagnell at around 2 a m on February 9. The occupant was woken by 3 males trying to gain access to a downstairs window, they had removed the beading from the window … [Read more…]

Bogus Caller Incidents – Newport Pagnell & Olney

Please be aware of the following two incidents which appear to be bogus callers. Police Ref URN 1021 02/02/2012 Wolverton Road, Newport Pagnell. At about 2pm on Thursday 2nd February a man called at an address in Wolverton Road asking to read the gas meter. He showed what at first sight appeared to be a … [Read more…]

Stay Off The ICE

Firefighters are urging people to stay away from icy waterways following an incident on a frozen lake on Saturday.   Crews from Newport Pagnell, Great Holm and Broughton were called to Willen Lake shortly after 5pm after a woman went on to the ice to try to help a swan. Station Manager Ian Wilson, who … [Read more…]

Ex Newport Keeper at the Olympics

Did you know that Britains handball goalkeeper is an ex Newport Pagnell Town FC Keeper? Bobby White will captain Britain’s team in their debut Olympic Games after they qualified for the tournament as the host nation. He took over the captaincy last summer after four years with the national side and was previously a goalkeeper … [Read more…]

Do you want to be an actor or actress?

Jake is a new film about obsession & domestic violence this new independant film will be shot in our city Milton Keynes, and they are looking for actors and actresses to apply for a casting call now. Email jakefilm2012@yahoo.com for an app or follow them on twitter @JakeFilm2012 Please remember to tell them you saw the … [Read more…]

White Goods Stolen

Between 2210rs on Wednesday 1st February and 0830hrs on Thursday 2nd February a Scania articulated lorry parked up on the A422, Newport Pagnell had a large number of white goods stolen from the rear of it following its curtains being slashed. If you have any information about this offence, then please ring 101 quoting reference … [Read more…]

Driving Instructor Guilty of sexual assault

A 59-year-old man has been found guilty of two counts of sexually assaulting women following a trial at Aylesbury Crown Court. Thomas Cook, of Christie Close in Newport Pagnell, worked as an independent driving instructor and sexually assaulted his two victims while he was teaching them to drive in Milton Keynes. Cook denied both charges … [Read more…]

Coming Soon

we are currently working on a list of all the businesses in Newport Pagnell High street, we have been out taking pictures and we are looking at plans to incorporate an e high street to. If you run an online only business email us at webmaster@newport-pagnell.co.uk and let us know you are interested, once we … [Read more…]

Stolen Ladders

  Overnight, between 1830hrs on Thursday 19th January 2012 and 0730hrs on Friday 20th January 2012 a white Transit Connect van parked on Bury Ave, Newport Pagnell had its ladders stolen from the roof. If you have any information about this offence, then please ring 101 quoting reference URN 168 January 20th 2012 and ask … [Read more…]

Churches Together in Newport Pagnell

Churches Together in Newport Pagnell will be celebrating Christmas with an event on December 24 which will begin with Mary & Joseph calling at the inns in the high street starting from the Royal British Legion at about 10.45am. Two people dressed as Mary & Joseph, along with a real donkey, will proceed down the … [Read more…]

Death of an Innocent

    I went to a party Mum, I remembered what you said. You told me not to drink, Mum, So I drank soda instead. I really felt proud inside, Mum, The way you said I would. I didn’t drink and drive, Mum, Even though the others said I should. I know I did the … [Read more…]

Roy Pinks has a new home

Roy Pink Cycles has a NEW bigger and better store but still in Newport Pagnell. You can now find them at 19 St Johns Street, Newport Pagnell, MK16 8HE. Its by the library with loads of parking on the road outside or in the car park next to the store. In the new store they have even more … [Read more…]