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…]

JUBILEE PICNIC CANCELLED

  PLEASE NOTE THAT TODAY’S EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE WEATHER Newport Pagnell Town Council invites residents to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee with a picnic lunch. Date:        CANCELLED Time:       CANCELLED Venue:     Bury Common (Queens Avn entrance) Bring along a picnic lunch and a blanket or some folding chairs. The Town Council will provide public … [Read more…]

NEWPORT PAGNELL HORTICULTURAL SHOW

The NEWPORT PAGNELL HORTICULTURAL SHOW will celebrate its 203rd year on 1st September 2012.  Yes, we have been growing and showing since 1809. This year instead of charging an entry fee to enter the various classes, we are asking for donations from entrants.  So get growing if you are entering the sections for flowers, pot … [Read more…]

QUEEN’S JUBILEE CELEBRATIONS NEWPORT PAGNELL

Newport Pagnell Town Council is pleased to announce several events in Town to Celebrate the Queen’s  Diamond Jubilee. A Civic Event will be held in the Parish Church on Sunday 3rd June 2012 at 11 am.  The Rt Rev Alan Wilson will be your speaker. A Cream Tea will be held at the Brooklands Centre … [Read more…]

This year’s Stoke Goldington Steam Rally has been cancelled

This year’s Stoke Goldington Steam Rally has been cancelled   Following a site inspection by the chairman of the steam rally together with the logistics manager and safety officer it has been decided regrettably to cancel the event. This is due to a water logged rally field and together with the expected weather forecast over … [Read more…]

Queens Jubilee Picnic

Newport Pagnell Town Council invites residents to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee with a picnic lunch at Diamond and Diamond. Date:        4th June 2012 Time:       12 Noon to 4pm Venue:     Bury Common (Queens Avn entrance) Bring along a picnic lunch and a blanket or some folding chairs. The Town Council will provide public toilets and … [Read more…]

AGE UK Milton Keynes wins an award

Local charity’s positive impact on fuel poverty recognised Age UK Milton Keynes was so effective at helping vulnerable people on low incomes keep warm and safe over the recent harsh winter that the local charity has won a national award for “Most Impactful Approach to Fuel Poverty”. The prestigious award was presented to Jane Palmer, … [Read more…]

MT WASTE RALLY TEAM

Steve and Scott are setting off to France on the 10th May to begin a three day rally drive through France, Switzerland and Italy in an old BMW under the name of ‘MT WASTE RALLY TEAM’ all in the name of charity. This organised event is known as the Crumball Rally ( www.crumballrally.com) and takes … [Read more…]

M1 Closed between J14 & J13

Part of the M1’s been closed in both directions after an early-morning crash involving three lorries. It happened on the southbound carriageway between Junction 14 for Milton Keynes and 13 for Milton Keynes South and Bedford at 3.30am on Thursday 12 April 2012. Both the northbound and southbound carriageways have been closed as a result … [Read more…]

Manager of the Month

  NEWPORT Pagnell Town manager Darren Lynch has been named United Counties League Premier Division Manager of the Month for March, and his side can’t stop winning at the moment.   The Swans collected 19 points from 21 available during the month – with five of their six wins coming away from home. Their most … [Read more…]

Easter in Newport Pagnell

Thank you to Marianne Coleman for letting us know that At 9.40 outside the parish church Jesus will carry his cross down the High Street  to outside Boots and from there Jesus is taken away to be executed. Members of various parish churches and the public will follow him.

HULA Animal Rescue EASTER EGGSTRAVAGANZA

HULA Animal Rescue EASTER EGGSTRAVAGANZA Sunday 15th APRIL 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)   EASTER EGG HUNT EASTER BONNET COMPETITION (prize for 1st adult & 1st child) Meet the rescued pets & farm animals CHARITY BAZAAR & … [Read more…]