Now anyone can do it in the kitchen

While many people enjoy a happy and active later life, the effects of growing older can make day to day tasks such as cooking more difficult. MP Mark Lancaster accepted an invitation by BLUM and Age UK Milton Keynes to experience what it is like to complete basic household duties in the kitchen whilst having … [Read more…]

P R E S S R E L E A S E

46 representatives from Newport Pagnell schools, clubs, businesses and organizations attended the Town Council’s new website launch last night on 24th October 2012.  The website hopes to be a site for everyone, offering information on the Newport Pagnell community ranging from businesses and shops in the town, to schools and recreational activities. At the website … [Read more…]

Changing Times by local author Julie Wilson

  A new book looking back at changes in Newport Pagnell during the past fifty years has just been published. Changing Times by local author Julie Wilson features memories of the town from the late 1950s to present times, highlighting the way life for residents has changed. Julie said: “Life in the town half a … [Read more…]

HULA Animal Rescue ST FRANCIS OPEN DAY

HULA Animal Rescue ST FRANCIS OPEN DAY Sunday 14th OCTOBER 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)   ANIMAL BLESSING @ 3pm Plus all the usual attractions See the rescued pets & farm animals CHILDREN’S GAMES BAZAAR BARGAINSREFRESHMENTS Dogs … [Read more…]

For Locally Produced, Freshly Prepared Food – PicNic’s!

PicNic’s in Newport Pagnell has now been open for just over two months and has quickly established itself as the foodie destination. PicNic’s, located at 63 High Street offers residents of the busy town and local area, freshly prepared food and drinks from carefully selected producers from 8am to 4pm, Monday – Friday and 9am … [Read more…]

Hot dog! It’s curry night!

Spice up your evening with a mouth-watering curry at Age UK Milton Keynes’ fundraising curry night and feel all good inside.  Enjoy a unique culinary experience of authentic ingredients, spices and cooking styles at the award-winning Calcutta Brasserie in Stony Stratford. Join us on Wednesday 17th October 7-10pm at Calcutta Brassiere, 7 St Paul’s Court, … [Read more…]

New Town Council Website Launch

  Newport Pagnell Town Council is thrilled to announce the opening of its new website  www.newport-pagnell.org.uk on 24th October 2012.   The new website will offer residents a guide to clubs, sports and recreational activities within Newport Pagnell, as well as information on medical facilities, schools, community organizations, charities, and a host of other important details … [Read more…]

Attempted Burglary

An attempted burglary took place in Addenbrookes Road in Newport Pagnell between 1 pm and 9:45 pm on 24 September. The offender had tried to force the front door to gain entry to the property. No entry was gained. Unique Reference Number 1531 dated 24 September. Please be vigilant and if you notice anyone acting … [Read more…]

Britain in Bloom Results

Newport Pagnell Town Council is delighted that the town has moved up a step to achieve a Silver Gilt award in this year’s Britain in Bloom. In addition, the schools came into their own this year, receiving two commendations, one for Tickford Park School, and a high commendation for Green Park School, and a Special … [Read more…]

HULA Animal Rescue SUMMER’S END FETE & FUN DOG SHOW

HULA Animal Rescue SUMMER’S END FETE & FUN DOG SHOW Sunday 16th SEPTEMBER 12noon–4:30 at South Midlands Animal Sanctuary Glebe Farm, Salford Road, Aspley Guise MK17 8HZ Between M1 Junction 13 & Woburn Sands (Nr. Aspley Guise Rail Station)   FUN DOG SHOW (Judged by Lynne Davies) HULA Dog Parade BOUNCY CASTLE PET PHOTO COMPETITION (Bring photos … [Read more…]

2012 Muster – Saturday 8th September.

  PLEASE NOTE THAT ENTRIES VIA THE WEBSITE ARE NOW CLOSED.   You can still sign up on the day at the URC Hall from 10am   The Newport Muster, a festival of walks in and around the historic town of Newport Pagnell, is taking place on Saturday September 8th 2012. We have four spectacular walks … [Read more…]

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…]