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Community funding up for grabs in Milton Keynes

Community groups and charities have until May 15 to apply for support from Affinity Water’s Community Engagement programme.

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Milton Keynes Fridge to host a fiesta fundraiser

Milton Keynes Fridge to host a fiesta fundraiser

This Saturday party-goers and supporters of MK Community Fridge will be gathering at The Old Bath House to raise funds for year two of MK’s food waste project.

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Milton Keynes is turning 51 - it’s time to celebrate

Milton Keynes is turning 51 - it’s time to celebrate

This time last year Milton Keynes was gearing up for a 12 month celebration of Milton Keynes’ 50th birthday.

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New £4.25m industrial development in Milton Keynes approaches completion

New £4.25m industrial development in Milton Keynes approaches completion

Buccleuch Property’s £4.25m speculative industrial development in Milton Keynes, set for completion this month, will go some way towards alleviating the shortage of high-quality industrial accommodation in the region.

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Disability football sessions to launch in Milton Keynes

Disability football sessions to launch in Milton Keynes

Woburn & Wavendon FC have announced the launch of their “Goalability Football Sessions” aimed at girls and boys of all ages and types of disability.

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Civil War re-enactment leaves lasting legacy for Newport Pagnell

Civil War re-enactment leaves lasting legacy for Newport Pagnell

The spectacularly successful English Civil War re-enactment staged in Newport Pagnell in 2016 will have a lasting legacy for years to come.

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Man in hospital with life-threatening injuries following collision in Milton Keynes

Man in hospital with life-threatening injuries following collision in Milton Keynes

Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious collision in Milton Keynes on Tuesday afternoon.

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Willen Hospice gears up for the Milton Keynes Midnight Moo

Willen Hospice gears up for the Milton Keynes Midnight Moo

Willen Hospice is calling on local ladies to put their best foot forward for this year’s MK Midnight Moo.

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Lynne Swift OBE

OBE for Buckinghamshire Fire & Rescue staff member

The director of people and organisational development at Buckinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service’s staff has been made an OBE for services to the fire and rescue service.

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Success: Shoppers love the intu train

Milton Keynes shoppers love the intu train so much it’s staying put

Shoppers at intu Milton Keynes will be ‘well chuffed’ to learn that the hugely popular Christmas Express train will be staying in the shopping centre - at least until the summer.

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Star turn: Simon Hellings

Milton Keynes Theatre makes Simon’s dream come true

As with all good fairy tales, wishes really do come true. and MK Theatre made one man’s dreams a reality during their relaxed performance of Cinderella earlier today, when MK Snap adult learner, Simon Hellings, took to the stage for a starring role alongside Brian Conley and Gok Wan.

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Police seek four men after ‘very distressing’ burglary near Milton Keynes

Police seek four men after ‘very distressing’ burglary near Milton Keynes

An 83-year-old woman was forced to the floor when four men burgled her home near Olney last week.

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'Rubbish mountains' had been piling up in MK

Milton Keynes Council: ‘We are now up to date with general rubbish collections’

Milton Keynes Council has cleared the backlog of waste collections in the city - but some green waste collections are still outstanding.

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Milton Keynes Council urges residents ‘See the signs, save a life’

Milton Keynes Council urges residents ‘See the signs, save a life’

‘See the Signs, Save a Life’ is a Milton Keynes based campaign to encourage everyone to recognise the signs of someone who is experiencing suicidal thoughts and know what action to take to support them.

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Do the honours – nominate someone for a special award

Do the honours – nominate someone for a special award

Milton Keynes has its share of inspirational people who’ve significantly contributed to their communities, given up their time to help others or had significant achievements in public life - and they can be nominated for a National Honour.

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Pals on and off stage: Gok and Brian

Pantomime stars Brian and Gok prepare to say goodbye

After five weeks of fabulous fun, MK Theatre’s pantomime Cinderella plays its final performance on Sunday evening.

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Are you a young carer in Milton Keynes?

Are you a young carer in Milton Keynes?

More than 700 young carers are currently being supported by Carers MK, but it is thought more young people are caring for people and not claiming support.

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Milton Keynes drinkers urged to get alcohol smart with Asda and Drinkaware support

Milton Keynes drinkers urged to get alcohol smart with Asda and Drinkaware support

Asda Milton Keynes is working alongside Drinkaware, the UK’s leading alcohol education charity, to provide free information and advice on alcohol to the community.

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The trees heading to Woburn's rhino enclosure

Woburn Safari Park’s rhinos to benefit from shopping centre’s festive trees

Rhinos at Woburn Safari Park are to makes good use of trees from Weston Favell shopping centre’s spectacular Enchanted Forest Grotto.

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Don’t miss out on registering your child for school in Milton Keynes - the deadline is fast approaching

Don’t miss out on registering your child for school in Milton Keynes - the deadline is fast approaching

There is less than a week to go to make you sure you register your child for their new school place in September this year.

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