A new book about Newport Pagnell during the Second World War has just been published. The book includes stories of daily life in Newport Pagnell during 1939-1945 when the town was full of land army girls, prisoners of war and evacuees. Author Julie Wilson said: “There has been a great deal written nationally and internationally … [Read more…]
Fascinating scenes from bygone Newport Pagnell will be on display in the town at a free exhibition being held on carnival weekend. Photographs from The Michael Pratt Collection can be seen on Friday 5 July and Saturday 6 July at The United Reformed Church Hall in the High Street. The images date from 1870 through … [Read more…]
Geoffrey O’Brien, of the Newport Pagnell and Olney Lions Club, is the extremely happy organiser of the three events being held in Newport Pagnell later this year. “I am truly ecstatic, delighted, well chuffed and very, very pleased with the response and support that we have received for our new events in the town. I … [Read more…]
Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses after two men stole a quantity of cigarettes and tobacco from a lorry during a robbery.
We have just found out about another new business in our area they sell Hand Sown. Hand Grown and Hand Picked Local Flowers. #weddings # bouquets # flower delivery in Northants and Bucks. See website for delivery areas on the best wedding reception venues. Field Gate Flowers. If you ever need an online delivery service, … [Read more…]
Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses after an attempted burglary in Newport Pagnell.
An attempted burglary took place in Mountsfield Close in Newport Pagnell between 12 midday on 26 May and 12 midday on 27 May. The offender tried to force the garage door however no entry was gained. Crime Reference 4261174/13 Please be vigilant and if you notice anyone acting suspiciously please contact the police on 101 … [Read more…]
We’re recruiting again! Due to two of our amazing team departing for pastures new and returning to uni, we are once again on the hunt for talented people to join our team.We have a full time Assistant Manager position (40 hours per week) and also a part-time catering assistant (currently approximately 24 hours with potential … [Read more…]
At the Annual Meeting of Newport Pagnell Town Council Councillor John Smith was unanimously elected as Town Mayor. John was born in 1945 and brought up in Northolt in Middlesex, moving to Newport Pagnell in 1978. He has held a wide variety of jobs including a drawing office junior; assistant manager of a toy shop; … [Read more…]
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…]
Items and a catalytic converter were stolen from a Toyota Hilux in Shakespeare Close, Newport Pagnell between 5:30pm on 19 May and 8am on 20 May. URN 279 dated 20 May Offenders partially removed a catalytic converter from a Mitsubishi L200 in Welland Drive, Newport Pagnell at 11:30 pm on 19 May. However, the vehicle alarm was activated. URN … [Read more…]
Great News ***REUNITED***This in She had somehow got herself to Willen!!!from Liza- sharing needed from our good friends in The Newport Pagnell area – thanks everyone!“Liza Lever LOST: has anyone seen our little ginge in the Green Park area of Newport Pagnell?? Please check your sheds and garages. Missing since AM 03/05/13
Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses after a burglary in Newport Pagnell.
The NEWPORT PAGNELL HORTICULTURAL SHOW celebrates its 204th year on Saturday 7th September 2013. Yes, we have been growing and showing since 1809. Yet even now the show continues to grow, year after year. We don’t charge an entry fee to enter the various classes. Instead we ask for donations from entrants on the day … [Read more…]
Popped into PicNics this afternoon. Great to see a local business thriving. The range of items in the store was quite a surprise. We ended up buying some cheese ( I can’t resist black bomber) we also got some mixed olives and some of this just because it seemed like it would be strangely nice … [Read more…]
Newport Pagnell Annual Town Council held its Annual Town Meeting at the United Reformed Church on 25th April 2013. 78 people attended the meeting which was hosted by the Town Mayor, Councillor Wendy Egan. Cllr Egan explained the actions the Town Council has been undertaking in relation to financing the reduction of the grant funding … [Read more…]
At 2am on Monday (29/4) offenders gained entry to a house in Hornbeam, Newport Pagnell, through the back door. Victims were at home asleep and were woken by their dog barking downstairs. A ladies’ purse was stolen containing cash and bank cards. The crime reduction team advises people to ensure all doors are locked and … [Read more…]
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…]
Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses after a burglary in Newport Pagnell. Sometime between Monday 11 March and Monday 15 April, offenders entered a property which was being renovated in Elthorne Way. Once inside they stole a bag, provided by a funeral directors from FuneralGuide.co.uk, which contained personal items belonging to the victim’s late … [Read more…]