Stoke Goldington CE First School – August 2012

  We’re currently enjoying our Summer holiday break but you can see from the photos how much all 19 children enjoyed their Olympic themed Sports Day plus ‘India Day’ at Stoke Goldington CE First School.   The children donned traditional Indian costumes and learned Bollywood dancing during ‘India Day,’ inspired through their learning about different … [Read more…]

You Should be ashamed of yourself

Walking back to my car from the co-op this evening at around 6:30pm and I saw this car parked in the disabled parking space but not displaying a blue badge. As I shook my head in annoyance I realised there was a lady sat in the drivers seat. Upon seeing me shake my head she … [Read more…]

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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…]

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…]

Paintbrushes at the ready.

Local charity Age UK Milton Keynes was thrilled to join forces with Santander to revamp their Drop-In Centre and Snack & Chat cafe in Central Milton Keynes. On Monday 2nd July the cafe, which overlooks the Theatre District from the first floor of the Food Centre, welcomed a team of Santander employees keen to roll … [Read more…]

Carnival Pictures now in the Gallery

We took several hundred pictures of the Newport Pagnell Carnival 2012 and have uploaded over 500 of them to the gallery. Please go to the gallery and have a look, please order prints and we will do our best to continue to support Newport Pagnell causes like the sponsoring of the Nativity. If you want … [Read more…]

Newport Pagnell Carnival 2012 – Latest

THE CARNIVAL IS GOING AHEAD WITH ONLY MINOR CHANGES. THE CHANGES ARE AS FOLLOWS PROCESSION AS NORMAL BUT IT WILL TURN LEFT AT THE KINGS ARMS AND THE FLOATS WILL NOT BE GOING ONTO RIVER MEADOW DUE TO THE AWFUL WEATHER WE HAVE HAD. THE PROCESSION WILL NOT GO PAST DEVERE HOTEL AND WILL NOT … [Read more…]

Newport Pagnell Carnival 2012

This Saturday 7th July is Carnival Day. The day starts with a parade of Harley Davidson Motorcycles followed by the Classic Cars then come the floats and procession  all heading into riverside meadow where there will be a funfair, Food stalls, Bar various stalls and then a full afternoon of entertainment in the main areana Main Arena Timetable … [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…]

Sad News

it is with sadness that we have to pass on the news that Richard J Albone has recently passed away. He will be known to many residents of Newport Pagnell as he used to run the green grocers and florist in the High Street in the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s!! He was a founder member … [Read more…]

Great feat – local charity’s new service

Press Release Date of issue: Tuesday 12th June 2012 Great feat – local charity’s new service It’s been a long time coming but now the people of Milton Keynes can all have twinkle toes. Chief executive Jane Palmer was delighted to sample the delights of the new Footcare Service that Age UK Milton Keynes launched … [Read more…]

The Chester Arms

  We went to The Chester Arms in Chicheley for dinner yesterday it has a Pub style atmosphere with fine dining style food.   We can’t recommend the place highly enough. If you like fine food but feel intimidated at some of the more snobby restaurants then this is the place for you   Food … [Read more…]