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…]

Can you help?

We received an email the other day from someone new to the area that would like to know the history of where they are now living. The email said   “We have recently moved into Newport Pagnell, and believe that our house is on the site of an old farm. We live in Dovecote at the end … [Read more…]

The Nativity Returns

Christmas Nativity

After an absence of 20 odd years and a lot of hard work by a small and dedicated (or was that medicated?) Team the Christmas Nativity has returned to Newport Pagnell High Street. We (Heather & Richard) are proud to sponsor this most Christmassy happening and we would like to say a huge thank you … [Read more…]

Not one but Two Awards

Here at we are delighted to announce that not only did Newport Pagnell in Bloom receive a Silver Award in the Britain in Bloom Thames and Chilterns Town Category. They also gained the Thames and Chilterns Regional Award for ‘Best Overall Clean and Tidy’. The judges said lots of complimentary things about Newport Pagnell. … [Read more…]

Wartime Evacuee

The other day we received this email Hi, my dad was evacuated to Newport Pagnell during the early part of the Second World War. I’m hoping that I might be able to trace records of his time in Newport Pagnell and people that he lived with. I’ve approached a number of people in and around … [Read more…]

Haunted Places in Newport Pagnell

A new book has just been published about the many ghosts of Newport Pagnell. Haunted Places in Newport Pagnell includes chilling ghost tales and local legends featuring murder, mystery and intrigue. Author Julie Wilson has unravelled stories about a mysterious monk, a whispering child and a woman who burned to death. Remarkably, it’s thought that … [Read more…]