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Milton Keynes Council threatens to compulsory purchase neglected privately-owned house

A house on Bradville could be compulsorily purchased by MK Council because the owner has allowed it to stand empty for so long.

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Daisy the Milton Keynes ‘doctor dog’ dies after a lifetime spent sniffing out cancer on humans

Daisy the Milton Keynes ‘doctor dog’ dies after a lifetime spent sniffing out cancer on humans

A remarkable doggy ‘doctor’ who sniffed out the early signs of cancer on humans has sadly died at the age of 13 after a short illness.

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Five former police houses left empty to “rot” for 12 years in Milton Keynes

Five houses that have stood empty for more than TWELVE years are owned by Thames Valley Police, it has been revealed.

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Prisoner jailed for throwing cup of urine at HMP Woodhill officer

Prisoner jailed for throwing cup of urine at HMP Woodhill officer

A Woodhill prisoner has been jailed for throwing urine in the face of a prison officer.

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Twitter bid to save Milton Keynes based mounted police horses

Twitter bid to save Milton Keynes based mounted police horses

Hundreds of people have joined a Twitter campaign urging police to hold their horses about scrapping their mounted section.

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Travellers threaten mass protest if council does not move them to ‘dream’ Milton Keynes site

Travellers threaten mass protest if council does not move them to ‘dream’ Milton Keynes site

A concerned son has threatened a nationwide gipsy protest if the council does not move his elderly parents to the traveller site of their dream in Milton Keynes.

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‘Secret’ spending by health leaders in Milton Keynes slammed as ‘toxic’

‘Secret’ spending by health leaders in Milton Keynes slammed as ‘toxic’

Labour council leaders have called for the city’s multi million pound NHS transformation project to be scrapped following claims that huge sums have been spent on “secretly” recruiting a consultancy firm from America.

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PICTURED: ‘Neglected’ ponies found tethered by chains in muddy Milton Keynes field

Call for action to help two “neglected” horses tethered by chains in Milton Keynes field.

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Police warn Milton Keynes van owners after spike in thefts this month

Police warn Milton Keynes van owners after spike in thefts this month

Van owners are being asked to check vehicles are secure overnight in Milton Keynes after an increase in thefts from vans during January.

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REVEALED: How each Milton Keynes secondary school fared as almost a third rank ‘below average’ in new league tables

Almost a third of the secondary schools in Milton Keynes are performing below the standard required by the government.

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Woman dies after being found with serious burns in Milton Keynes following city centre incident

A woman has died after she was found with serious burns following an alleged incident at Central Milton Keynes on Monday.

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Council change of heart saves respite scheme for special needs children in Milton Keynes

Milton Keynes Council’s Short Breaks voucher scheme to give respite to all families of disabled children has been saved from the axe in a last minute change of heart.

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Milton Keynes solicitor who specialised in looking after vulnerable people’s money struck off for serious dishonesty

Milton Keynes solicitor who specialised in looking after vulnerable people’s money struck off for serious dishonesty

A Milton Keynes solicitor who specialised in acting for elderly and vulnerable clients has been struck off for serious dishonesty.

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Milton Keynes set to double in size swelling population to half a million

Milton Keynes is set to DOUBLE in size, swelling to a population of half a million over the next three decades.

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VIDEO AND PICTURES: Council ‘horrified’ after men filmed parachuting off Milton Keynes building

Urgent safety improvements have been demanded after two men managed to climb onto the roof of an 18-storey block of flats and PARACHUTE down.

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Cash-strapped Milton Keynes Council to sell off old housing office ... to build more housing

Cash-strapped Milton Keynes Council to sell off old housing office ... to build more housing

Cash-strapped MK Council is proposing to sell off its old housing offices in the heart of the city centre - to turn them into housing.

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Chris Holt, left, is desperate to achieve a life goal of owning a Tesla before he dies

Young Milton Keynes man with terminal cancer appeals for help to buy dream Tesla car before he dies

A young man with terminal liver cancer has launched a poignant crowdfunding appeal to help him buy his dream car before he dies.

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Milton Keynes Council taking TWO MONTHS to process housing benefit claims

Milton Keynes Council taking TWO MONTHS to process housing benefit claims

Milton Keynes council should be ashamed of itself over the amount of time it is taking to process new housing benefit claims, a leading Tory councillor has claimed.

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Police dig up garden of Baptist minister’s Milton Keynes home as part of murder probe

Police dig up garden of Baptist minister’s Milton Keynes home as part of murder probe

Police have dug up a Baptist minister’s garden as part of a murder and fraud investigation following the deaths of two pensioners.

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£100,000 fund launched to help black people in Milton keynes become more socially mobile

£100,000 fund launched to help black people in Milton keynes become more socially mobile

A fund worth £100,000 has this week been created to help people in the city’s black communities gain increased social mobility.

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