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ANNUAL TOWN MEETING

 The winners of the award for volunteer service to the town went to:
Newport Pagnell Football Club for getting through to the quarter finals of the FA Vase competition for the first time. Joan Cutter for her volunteering to arrange the flowers for the NP Parish Church for many, many years, David Agnew for his work on designing, raising funds and installing the clock in the Town Center, and Barbara Bell and John Layton for their outstanding work in maintaining on a voluntary basis the town's gardens.  
 

  

1940s VINTAGE WEEKEND NEWPORT PAGNELL

Newport Pagnell Town Council is putting on a vintage weekend on 17th and 18th June 2017.

Activities:  Two static aircraft displays: the Spitfire and Messerschmitt, along with their crews. The Military Police re-enactment group will be finding any spies present. Churchill's re-enactor will be mingling with the crowd and giving speeches, there will be  a 100 ft long Newport Nobby rides, a vintage car show and military vehicle display, indoor displays from the 1940s period, including kitchenalia, clothing and toys from the decade, an entire town and shop windows dressed for the event, a high tea, many stalls to visit to buy those antique and 1940s items, a tea dance. Get ready to learn to Lindyhop.  Sunday will include old-fashioned sports such as tug-of-war and egg and spoon races, followed by the Strawberry Fayre.   

For a flyer on the event press here: 

Programmes 

There will be a huge amount to see and do over the weekend, spread over a very large area.  To make sure you get the best out of your day, and don't miss anything, buy a programme from the Town Council offices for £1 after 18th May. Programmes will also be available for sale over the weekend.    

Volunteers 

To volunteer for a short role at the event contact the Town Clerk on TownClerk@newport-pagnell.org.uk or phone Mandy on 01908 618756.

Stall Bookings 

To book a stall for this event please contact Steve Cooper at Haddon Events telephone 07519 276507 or click on http://www.haddonevents.co.uk/

Car/Vehicle show  

To enter your vehicle into the car/vehicle show contact the Town Clerk on TownClerk@newport-pagnell.org.uk or phone Mandy on 01908 618756.  Vehicles should ideally be pre 1945 although some exceptions may be made.  Car's, bikes, military vehicles, and all other vehicles will be considered.  A cash prize is awarded for the best vehicle in show.  Find your entry form here.

Parking 

Parking will be in Riverside Meadows. Entry via Severn Drive and Dove Close. There is a £4 charge for parking.  Queen's Avenue long and short stay car parks will be closed from 0.30 pm Friday 16th June 2017 through to midnight Sunday 18th June.Station Road Car Park will be closed from 0.30 am on Saturday 17th June through to 5.30 pm on Saturday. If you need disabled parking and have a blue badge please phone the Town Council Offices on 01908 618756 to book parking. 

Old Fashioned Sports on Sunday 18th June 

To enter your team for the tug of war event (over 16s only) or your child for the egg and spoon races/parent and child three legged race contact the Town Clerk on TownClerk@newport-pagnell.org.uk or phone Mandy on 01908 618756. 

 Fancy dress and shop window competitions

The Mayor will be awarding cash prizes for the best adult and best child 1940s costume, and for the best dressed shop window on Saturday 17th June 2017.  Entry forms not required.  For best costumes, simply be in the Queen's Avenue car park at 3.20 pm on Saturday 17th June.  The winner of the best dressed shop window will be notified on the day, prior to prize giving.   

 Defibrillator Training

 

The Rotary Club in collaboration with Newport Pagnell Town Council have recently installed a defibrillator outside the public toilets in the High Street. 

 

There will be training on how to use the defibrillator on Saturday 6th May at 9.15am at the United Reformed Church. 

 OFFICE TO RENT

NEWPORT PAGNELL

 £POA

Office to let in a modern community centre on the Green Park Estate, Newport Pagnell

  • Main office - 117sq ft (10.8 sq m)
  • Reception - 64sq ft (5.9 sq m)
  • Cupboard - 21sq ft (2 sq m)
  • Unfurnished
  • Laminate flooring to mail office
  • Carpeted reception and cupboard
  • Double glazed windows with blinds
  • Shelving and wash hand basin to cupboard
  • 3 x double electric sockets and 2 x BT points
  • Gas to radiator central heating
  • Power, heat and light included in the rent
  • Business rates included in the rent
  • Shared toilet and kitchen facilities
  • Ample free parking including visitor parking

For more information please contact Patrick Donovan - 01908 618756 - deputy.clerk@newport-pagnell.co.uk

 

 

 

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

The council of the borough of Milton Keynes (various roads or parts of road in Bletchley, Central Milton Keynes and Newport Pagnell) (Temporary closures) order 2017

NORTH BRIDGE, NEWPORT PAGNELL STONEWORK REFURBISHMENT

Visit Milton Keynes Council on line for more details

Stonework refurbishment of North Bridge will commence on 9th January 2017 and will take up to 16 weeks to complete.

In order to carry out the work safely it will be necessary to run two way lights for most of the 16 weeks. Access for emergency vehicles will be maintained at all times. A footway will be kept open but access may be restricted on occasions.

Residents living close to the bridge will receive a letter from Milton Keynes Council.

 SWANS BRIDGE REFURBISHMENT WORKS 

Milton Keynes Council's Highways Structures Team will be carrying out essential bridge refurbishment works at Newport Road between Chichley and Astwood.  Swans River bridge is located at A422, Newport Road MK16 9JW, over Chicheley Brook. 

Bridge works are due to start mid-January 2017 and are expected to last up to 6 to 8 weeks.

Phase 1 - From January 2017 

Phase 2 - Summer 2017 

For full details please see the link below:-

 MILTON KEYNES COUNCIL INFORMATION

 TOWN COUNCIL OFFICIAL STREET PLAN

 official street plan

view here 

VISION FOR NEWPORT PAGNELL 

The Town Council has published the 5 pillars of change for a vision for Newport Pagnell.  These are:

  • Keeping and enhancing the vibrancy of the Town Centre
  • Encouraging more and better events
  • Creating further off-street parking
  • Developing the Town’s Heritage offerings
  • Expanding leisure and sporting facilities in the town.

Please tell us if you agree or disagree that the Town Vision should be built on these "pillars of change."   Email the Town Clerk on TownClerk@newport-pagnell.org.uk

If you wish to be contacted by email for Town Council news and updates please contact Mandy Voyde on web@newport-pagnell.org.uk