COUNCILLOR PUTS HIS MONEY WHERE HIS MOUTH IS!

  Councillor John Smith, the driving force behind getting floral decorations placed in the High Street, has given the Town Council a personal cheque to cover the cost of a hanging basket in the High Street.  He is asking all businesses and residents to consider doing the same. Even a very small donation can make … [Read more…]

Annual Town Meeting

NEWPORT PAGNELL ANNUAL TOWN MEETING   THE TOWN VISION – HAVE YOUR SAY!    The Town Council will be holding its Annual Town Meeting on the 25th April 2013, at 7.15pm for 7.30pm at the United Reformed Church.    At this meeting the Town Council will be unveiling the pillars on which the vision for … [Read more…]

Town Council Press Release

  Milton Keynes Rotary put on a Swimathon at Middleton Pool to raise money for 8 different charities. There were 50 swimmers, each of whom was responsible for raising sponsors for their teams. A team was entered by the Disabled Swimming Club in Newport Pagnell.  The Mayor of Newport Pagnell put together three teams, and … [Read more…]

NEWPORT PAGNELL ANNUAL TOWN AWARD AND TOWN MEETING

The Town Council will be holding its Annual Town Meeting on the 25th April 2013. Everyone is invited.  Do join us for a glass of wine or orange juice. Do you know of anyone living within the town who deserves to be recognised for their outstanding good works or their contribution to Newport Pagnell for … [Read more…]

Town Council Website Competition Winners

©Richard Dawson

To launch Newport Pagnell’s Town Council website, two competitions were opened to people who lived, worked or went to school in Newport Pagnell.  The Council thanks all those who entered these competitions and is delighted to announce the following winners: WINNING WORD COMPETITION OVER 16 YEARS OLD WINNER: Mrs Christine Johnson wrote:  “Newport Pagnell, not … [Read more…]

Town Council Press Release

The Town Council and the Royal British Legion were extremely pleased with the turnout for this year’s Remembrance Sunday.  The Lord Lieutenant, Sir Henry Aubrey Fletcher, took the salute and was impressed with the parade, which consisted of motor bikes, troops from the Rifles (check the red dot sight reviews), veterans through to youngsters from … [Read more…]

P R E S S R E L E A S E

46 representatives from Newport Pagnell schools, clubs, businesses and organizations attended the Town Council’s new website launch last night on 24th October 2012.  The website hopes to be a site for everyone, offering information on the Newport Pagnell community ranging from businesses and shops in the town, to schools and recreational activities. At the website … [Read more…]

New Town Council Website Launch

  Newport Pagnell Town Council is thrilled to announce the opening of its new website  www.newport-pagnell.org.uk on 24th October 2012.   The new website will offer residents a guide to clubs, sports and recreational activities within Newport Pagnell, as well as information on medical facilities, schools, community organizations, charities, and a host of other important details … [Read more…]

Britain in Bloom Results

Newport Pagnell Town Council is delighted that the town has moved up a step to achieve a Silver Gilt award in this year’s Britain in Bloom. In addition, the schools came into their own this year, receiving two commendations, one for Tickford Park School, and a high commendation for Green Park School, and a Special … [Read more…]

The NEWPORT PAGNELL HORTICULTURAL SHOW

P R E S S   R E L E A S E HAVE YOU EVER SEEN SUCH A LONG CARROT? The NEWPORT PAGNELL HORTICULTURAL SHOW opens its doors on Saturday 1st September 2012.  We’ve been growing and showing since 1809, and would like to invite you to celebrate more than 200 years of history with … [Read more…]

New Town Councillor

  Newport Pagnell Town Council is pleased to announce that Mr. Phil Winsor, a resident of Newport Pagnell, was co-opted onto the Town Council, to fill the vacancy left by the election in Newport Pagnell South Ward. Mr. Winsor has a long history of work with councils, having recently retired from  Milton Keynes Council, in … [Read more…]

Town Council Jubilee update

Newport Pagnell Town Council would like to thank the Reverend Michael Godfrey, all the ecclesiastical dignitaries, other visiting dignitaries, and the residents of Newport Pagnell for a wonderful Civic Event Ceremony for the Queen’s Jubilee. This event, held on Sunday, 3rd June 2012, was a moving ceremony, which, despite the weather, saw St Peter’s and … [Read more…]

JUBILEE PICNIC CANCELLED

  PLEASE NOTE THAT TODAY’S EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE WEATHER Newport Pagnell Town Council invites residents to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee with a picnic lunch. Date:        CANCELLED Time:       CANCELLED Venue:     Bury Common (Queens Avn entrance) Bring along a picnic lunch and a blanket or some folding chairs. The Town Council will provide public … [Read more…]

NEWPORT PAGNELL HORTICULTURAL SHOW

The NEWPORT PAGNELL HORTICULTURAL SHOW will celebrate its 203rd year on 1st September 2012.  Yes, we have been growing and showing since 1809. This year instead of charging an entry fee to enter the various classes, we are asking for donations from entrants.  So get growing if you are entering the sections for flowers, pot … [Read more…]

QUEEN’S JUBILEE CELEBRATIONS NEWPORT PAGNELL

Newport Pagnell Town Council is pleased to announce several events in Town to Celebrate the Queen’s  Diamond Jubilee. A Civic Event will be held in the Parish Church on Sunday 3rd June 2012 at 11 am.  The Rt Rev Alan Wilson will be your speaker. A Cream Tea will be held at the Brooklands Centre … [Read more…]

Queens Jubilee Picnic

Newport Pagnell Town Council invites residents to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee with a picnic lunch at Diamond and Diamond. Date:        4th June 2012 Time:       12 Noon to 4pm Venue:     Bury Common (Queens Avn entrance) Bring along a picnic lunch and a blanket or some folding chairs. The Town Council will provide public toilets and … [Read more…]

Disabled swimathon raises over £2,000

  Newport Pagnell Town Council, along with its partner the Disabled Swimming Club, is pleased to announce that the club took part in a Swimathon organised by the Milton Keynes Rotary Club on Saturday, February 25.   So far swimmers via sponsors have raised over £2000. The exciting event saw 45 swimmers taking part, including … [Read more…]

Tree Sculpture Ideas Required

In Ousebank Gardens near to the steps into the river there is a tree that Milton Keynes council has deemed dangerous and so it must be felled. The council has suggested that the stump is used for a tree sculpture and has asked for suggestions as to what the sculpture should be. Perhaps it should … [Read more…]

MK Library Consultation – Thursday 27th October 2011

The meeting will be held at Newport Pagnell Library from 6pm-7pm. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the current library situation in Milton Keynes, to discuss which libraries are to stay and which are to go and look at the options available. We are also looking for volunteers who would be prepared to give … [Read more…]