Town Council Press Release

NEWPORT PAGNELL HORTICULTURAL AND CRAFT SHOW IN ITS 204TH YEAR The NEWPORT PAGNELL HORTICULTURAL SHOW opens its doors on Saturday 7st September 2013. We’ve been growing and showing since 1809, and would like to invite you to celebrate with us. There’s something for everyone at the show. Whether you have an entry or not, make … [Read more…]

Town Council Press Release

Newport Pagnell Town Council is holding a Civic Event on Sunday 18th August, at the Parish Church of St Peter and St Paul at 4.30 pm. The event will celebrate Aston Martin’s 100th birthday as well as the Town Council vision. Rev’d Godfrey will conduct the short service. All residents of Newport Pagnell are invited … [Read more…]

Are you free Saturday?

That’s the question from Geoffrey O’Brien, of the Newport Pagnell and Olney Lions Club. He is the happy organiser of three new events being held in Newport Pagnell. “I am very, very pleased with the support that has been received for our new events in the town. Two of the three events, to be held … [Read more…]

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses after a burglary at a house in Newport Pagnell. Between 12am on Monday 13 June and 12am on Wednesday 3 July, offenders forced entry into a garage of a property in Glenwoods by damaging the lock. Once inside the offenders stole a yellow Suzuki GSXR K4 600 motorbike. … [Read more…]

HULA Animal Rescue CHILDREN’S OPEN DAY

HULA Animal Rescue CHILDREN’S OPEN DAY Sunday 14th JULY 1pm-4pm at South Midlands Animal Sanctuary Glebe Farm, Salford Road, Aspley Guise MK17 8HZ Between M1 Junction 13 & Woburn Sands (Nr. Aspley Guise Rail Station) BOUNCY CASTLE CHILDREN’S GAMES CHARITY BAZAAR Meet rescued pets & resident farm animals Children’s Fun & Games HOMEMADE REFRESHMENTS PET … [Read more…]

Man hospitalised after roundabout assault

A man had to be taken to hospital after he was assaulted on a roundabout in Newport Pagnell on Saturday. Police are now appealing for witnesses to the incident which happened at 11.30pm as a 46-year-old was walking home on the roundabout near High Street, Marsh End Road and Wolverton Road. He was approached by … [Read more…]

Summer Crime Reduction Advice

Message sent by Helen Sharratt (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Milton Keynes LPA) Summer Crime Reduction Advice As the summer holidays are fast approaching, many of us are thinking of going away. It is important for local residents to ensure preventative measures are taken to deter opportunist burglars. Break-ins are likely to take place … [Read more…]

Massive revamp of the site

Revamp Underway! Even the most casual return visitor must have noticed that the site looks very different to what it did a few days ago. I am in the middle of a massive revamp and lots of things will be changing. The changes aren’t complete yet, the forum is going to be integrated soon (I … [Read more…]

Motorcyclist injured in collision

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses to a collision involving a motorcycle and a car in Milton Keynes. At about 5.10pm yesterday (18/6), a Kawasaki Z100 motorcycle and a blue Fiat Stilo were in collision on the Tongwell roundabout, between Michigan Drive and the Willen Road turning. The motorcyclist, a 43-year-old man from Newport … [Read more…]

Town Council Press Release Green Park

GREEN PARK COMMUNITY CENTRE – RETAINED FOR THE COMMUNITY Newport Pagnell Annual Town Council is delighted to announce that, after many months of work, the Green Park Community Centre has been transferred, lock, stock and barrel to the Town Council. Although Milton Keynes Council previously owned the asset, the Town Council has been running the … [Read more…]

Newport Pagnell at War

Newport Pagnell at War front cover

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…]