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Baby change facilities are anything but bog-standard at centre:mk in Milton Keynes

Milton Keynes'  shopping hub centre:mk  has won the Sudocrem Changing Room Award for the Best Baby Changing Room in the UK, voted for by members of the public.

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Center Parcs Woburn Forest close to perfection after retaining five star status

Center Parcs Woburn Forest has retained its Five Star status from VisitEngland, following the recent annual assessment.

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Billion pound regeneration of Milton Keynes dissolves into “an absolute mess”

Milton Keynes’ billion pound regeneration plan dissolves into “an absolute mess”, residents claim.

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Stock image of Lush in Milton Keynes. The campaign signs were not in the shop window at the time of writing

After being suspended due to ‘aggressive behaviour’ towards staff Lush’s #SPYCOPS campaign returns but not in Milton Keynes

Lush’s controversial #SPYCOPS campaign has returned to stores but not in Milton Keynes.

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Royal Mail bans postal workers from flying England flags from vans during World Cup

Royal Mail has banned postal workers from flying the England flag on their vehicles during the World Cup.

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Blackened Sun's Sharon and Gary Morse: We believe good business is about giving back to the community too.

Blackened Sun brews up a community plan for Milton Keynes

An independent brewery in Milton Keynes is appealing for beer lovers to back its crowdfunder campaign to open a taproom in the city.

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239 jobs at risk following announcement of House of Fraser closure

More than 200 jobs are at risk following the announcement today that House of Fraser is to close its Milton Keynes branch. The move, which is part of a rescue deal by the retail giant, will close 31 branches across the country next year including the Centre:MK store.

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Company set to develop Wolverton railworks site apologises for “unprofessional” comments

The company behind the multi million pound Wolverton railworks development has apologised for making spiteful comments about a protester.

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WATCH: Milton Keynes branch of House of Fraser to close

The Milton Keynes branch of House of Fraser is among 31 stores set to close, it’s been announced this morning.

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MPMC Artist's impression of new hotel next to The Hub

New hotel and multi-storey car park to be built on land next to The Hub in Milton Keynes

A new £3.28m hotel along with residential and retail space is set to be developed on land next to the Hub in Milton Keynes.

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Peter Borg-Neal

Owner of popular pub-restaurant operator shortlisted for top industry honour

The shortlist for the 35th Catey Awards has revealed that Peter Borg-Neal, Founder and CEO of Oakman Inns & Restaurants, the operators of 22 venues across the Home Counties, Midlands and beyond has been shortlisted for a top honour.

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‘Don’t let Milton Keynes become cardboard city’ warns former mayor

‘Don’t let Milton Keynes become cardboard city’ warns former mayor

Milton Keynes is becoming a cardboard city due to the latest clamp down on rubbish collection.

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‘My hot tub privacy has been ruined by Milton Keynes Council’s new LED street lights’

An outdoor-loving resident has spent months battling with MK Council in a bid to win privacy while he is in his hot tub.

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Councillors slam residents’s parking permit scheme near Milton Keynes Station as ‘useless’

​A residents’ parking permit scheme to stop commuter clogging up residential streets has not proved effective, conservative councillors have claimed.

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Milton Keynes primary school receives £500 donation to boost funds

Broughton Fields Primary School in Milton Keynes has received a £500 donation from housebuilder Taylor Wimpey.

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Carphone Warehouse to close 92 stores as profits tumble

Nearly 100 Carphone Warehouse stores are to close this year as the retailer’s new boss pledges to “take action” to tackle challenges in the firm’s troubled mobile phone unit.

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REVEALED IN PICTURES: 10 films you won’t believe were shot in Milton Keynes

It seems Milton Keynes is an ideal location to shoot TV shows and films.

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Figures released by the Metropolitan police service show that house-breaking incidents rose by 21 per cent in 2017.

How vulnerable is your home to break-ins?

With police figures showing an increase in burglaries last year, how can you keep your home safe?

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TGI Fridays staff in Milton Keynes walk out on strike for second day

TGI Fridays staff in Milton Keynes walk out on strike for second day

Workers at TGI Fridays in Milton Keynes were due to walk aout again today (Friday,May 25) in a dispute about the company’s tips policy.

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