Three new fundraising events

Three new fundraising events are planned for Newport Pagnell, later in the year. They are being organised by the Newport Pagnell and Olney Lions Club. Last year the Club, with only 15 members, raised £17,000 for charities. Locally, contributions were made to individual causes as well as to the Newport Pagnell Lights Committee, The Royal … [Read more…]

Burglary in Newport Pagnell

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses after a burglary in Newport Pagnell. Between 4.30pm and 9pm on Friday (22/2) offenders gained entry to a property in Severn Drive, Newport Pagnell by smashing the rear window. Items stolen included jewellery, laptops and cash. If you have any information please contact Det Con Wendy Cissell from … [Read more…]

Job Opportunity

The Newport Pagnell Book Company is looking for some very special people. Working locally, you would be visiting nurseries and primary schools introducing top quality selections of children’s books at attractive prices. In particular, the company is looking to appoint agents to cover Olney, Newport Pagnell, Stony Stratford, Bletchley and Milton Keynes in general.Applicants should … [Read more…]

Wanted man appeal

Thames Valley Police is appealing for information on the whereabouts of a 41-year-old man. David May (pictured) of NFA is wanted for failing to answer police bail at Milton Keynes Police Station last Tuesday (5/2) after being arrested on suspicion of a burglary on 21 January in Milton Keynes. Anyone with information should contact Thames … [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…]

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

PICNICS are Recruiting

We are recruiting! We are looking for people with a passion for great food, amazing ingredients and exceptional customer service to work in our café and deli serving customers and preparing food. We have up to 24 hours available per week, between the hours of 8.30am – 5.00pm, Monday – Saturday. If you or someone … [Read more…]

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…]

Council Rubbish Collection

Due to the weather MK council refuse and recycling collections have been disrupted. They are continuing this week with trying to collect as much as they can from where ever they can and hope to return to normal. If possible please take your rubbish back in from the kerb and put it back out on … [Read more…]

Newport Pagnell Mayoress on Chris Evans Breakfast show

Did everyone hear the Town’s Mayor on The Chris Evans Breakfast Show today? Yesterday they were talking about Newport Pagnell on the show because it is Aston Martin’s 100th Birthday and Today our Town Mayor Wendy Egan was Chris’ mystery guest telling the nation that we are far more than just a service station on … [Read more…]

Car Fest and Aston Martin 100th Birthday

So there I was driving down the A421 today listening the The Chris Evans Breakfast Show and he was talking about the fact that today is the 100th Birthday of Aston Martin Cars and then he started talking about this years car fest and he said he would like to get 100 Aston Martins at … [Read more…]

New Bathroom Store Opening 3rd January

Why not pop into the high street on Thursday 3rd January and have a look at the new bathroom store. Here’s what they have to say about themselves MK–Bathrooms.com has been operating as a fitting only service for over twenty years. MK-Bathrooms.net has formed to capitalise on this experience and expertise and we are unmatched in helping … [Read more…]

Happy New Year

As 2012 draws to a close we at www.newport-pagnell.co.uk would like to wish all of our readers a very HAPPY NEW YEAR. In 2012 we had had over 1.6 million hits and have served up almost 30,000 Megabytes of information We have posted about as many events as we could, please continue to send us … [Read more…]

A letter from one of the ‘Christmas Lights Volunteers’

A letter from one of the ‘Christmas Lights Volunteers’ I feel says it all really..From September each year, a group of volunteers give up their Sunday mornings in rain, wind, snow or whatever to install the Christmas Lights, nativity scene and tree, the same team who work tirelessly to put on ‘Switch On Day’ for … [Read more…]

Missing Cat

Roly, has gone missing. He was last seen seen near Kennington Close. Anyone who lives in Green Park, Newport Pagnell or know anyone who does, please can you check your gardens, sheds and garages. Anyone who knows him will already know he is a very old, blind, fragile cat. If you find him please contact … [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…]

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…]