Bury Field Common

Bury Field is first recorded as a Common in the market town of Newport Pagnell in 1276.  More than one hundred properties in the town are registered as having a Right of Common under the Commons Registration Act 1965.  The freeholders of these properties are referred to as Commoners and are thus members of the … [Read more…]

World Book Night on Tuesday 23rd April.

  A truly eclectic selection of eminently readable adult fiction has been selected by members of the Newport Pagnell and Olney Lions Club and the Chartwell Road Community and donated to Newport Pagnell Library to celebrate World Book Night on Tuesday 23rd April. Included in this heavyweight mix of, mainly hardback books are titles such … [Read more…]

A Trilogy of New Events

Newport Pagnell & Olney Lions are proud to be arranging three new events in Newport Pagnell this year. For full details please take a look at their site Newport Pagnell & Olney Lions

Friday 8th Feb is Bobble Day

  Age UK Milton Keynes to help warm up Britain for Age UK’s Bobble Day on Friday 8 February 2013 Age UK Milton Keynes is encouraging everyone in the area to join in and help warm up Britain for Age UK’s Bobble Day on Friday 8 February 2013. People across the country will be getting … [Read more…]

Newport Muster 2013

The Newport Muster will be held on Saturday 14th September 2013.  There will be a variety of walks to suit all abilities.  Further details (and registration) can be found on www.newportmuster.org.uk

Milton Keynes Railway Walk Conservation Activities and Family Events

    The volunteers enjoying themselves on the Great Linford platform.   ENVIRONMENTAL ACTIVITIES Activities take place on Fridays, 10.30am-3pm.They are FREE and suitable for aged 16 years and over. Activities include hedge laying and building and planting a raised flower bed. For more information on what the activities are and where to meet CLICK HERE! … [Read more…]

HULA Animal Rescue’s CHRISTMAS GET TOGETHER

  HULA Animal Rescue CHRISTMAS GET TOGETHER Sunday 9th DECEMBER 1pm–3:30pm at South Midlands Animal Sanctuary Glebe Farm, Salford Road, Aspley Guise MK17 8HZ Between M1 Junction 13 & Woburn Sands (Nr. Aspley Guise Rail Station) Guest appearance from FATHER CHRISTMAS Festive Fun Photo Competition (so get snapping your pets in their Santa gear) Christmas … [Read more…]

Don’t Forget HULA Animal Rescue’s CHRISTMAS GET TOGETHER

  HULA Animal Rescue CHRISTMAS GET TOGETHER Sunday 9th DECEMBER 1pm–3:30pm at South Midlands Animal Sanctuary Glebe Farm, Salford Road, Aspley Guise MK17 8HZ Between M1 Junction 13 & Woburn Sands (Nr. Aspley Guise Rail Station) Guest appearance from FATHER CHRISTMAS Festive Fun Photo Competition (so get snapping your pets in their Santa gear) Christmas … [Read more…]

Rock and roll the night away!

Jive to authentic 50s and 60s live music and help raise funds to make life better for the generation that invented the original dance moves. Local band Something Like That and Simon Dean and his band will be performing hits by Buddy Holly, Elvis, The Beatles and many more at a fundraising shindig organised by … [Read more…]

Now anyone can do it in the kitchen

While many people enjoy a happy and active later life, the effects of growing older can make day to day tasks such as cooking more difficult. MP Mark Lancaster accepted an invitation by BLUM and Age UK Milton Keynes to experience what it is like to complete basic household duties in the kitchen whilst having … [Read more…]

HULA Animal Rescue ST FRANCIS OPEN DAY

HULA Animal Rescue ST FRANCIS OPEN DAY Sunday 14th OCTOBER 1pm–3:30pm at South Midlands Animal Sanctuary Glebe Farm, Salford Road, Aspley Guise MK17 8HZ Between M1 Junction 13 & Woburn Sands (Nr. Aspley Guise Rail Station)   ANIMAL BLESSING @ 3pm Plus all the usual attractions See the rescued pets & farm animals CHILDREN’S GAMES BAZAAR BARGAINSREFRESHMENTS Dogs … [Read more…]

Hot dog! It’s curry night!

Spice up your evening with a mouth-watering curry at Age UK Milton Keynes’ fundraising curry night and feel all good inside.  Enjoy a unique culinary experience of authentic ingredients, spices and cooking styles at the award-winning Calcutta Brasserie in Stony Stratford. Join us on Wednesday 17th October 7-10pm at Calcutta Brassiere, 7 St Paul’s Court, … [Read more…]

HULA Animal Rescue SUMMER’S END FETE & FUN DOG SHOW

HULA Animal Rescue SUMMER’S END FETE & FUN DOG SHOW Sunday 16th SEPTEMBER 12noon–4:30 at South Midlands Animal Sanctuary Glebe Farm, Salford Road, Aspley Guise MK17 8HZ Between M1 Junction 13 & Woburn Sands (Nr. Aspley Guise Rail Station)   FUN DOG SHOW (Judged by Lynne Davies) HULA Dog Parade BOUNCY CASTLE PET PHOTO COMPETITION (Bring photos … [Read more…]

2012 Muster – Saturday 8th September.

  PLEASE NOTE THAT ENTRIES VIA THE WEBSITE ARE NOW CLOSED.   You can still sign up on the day at the URC Hall from 10am   The Newport Muster, a festival of walks in and around the historic town of Newport Pagnell, is taking place on Saturday September 8th 2012. We have four spectacular walks … [Read more…]

Can You help with a small donation?

Jenson Belkevitz is a lively, fun and endearing little boy. At just four and a half years old, he has recently been diagnosed with Juvenile Battens Disease. Jenson has already gone blind and will start to experience other symptons of his condition in the coming years. Sadly he is unlikely to live to see his … [Read more…]