Councillor John Smith, the driving force behind getting floral decorations placed in the High Street, has given the Town Council a personal cheque to cover the cost of a hanging basket in the High Street.  He is asking all businesses and residents to consider doing the same. Even a very small donation can make … [Read more…]

Annual Town Meeting

NEWPORT PAGNELL ANNUAL TOWN MEETING   THE TOWN VISION – HAVE YOUR SAY!    The Town Council will be holding its Annual Town Meeting on the 25th April 2013, at 7.15pm for 7.30pm at the United Reformed Church.    At this meeting the Town Council will be unveiling the pillars on which the vision for … [Read more…]

Town Council Press Release

  Milton Keynes Rotary put on a Swimathon at Middleton Pool to raise money for 8 different charities. There were 50 swimmers, each of whom was responsible for raising sponsors for their teams. A team was entered by the Disabled Swimming Club in Newport Pagnell.  The Mayor of Newport Pagnell put together three teams, and … [Read more…]

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…]


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

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…]