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Milton Keynes MPs celebrate our teachers

This Thank a Teacher day Milton Keynes MPs Mark Lancaster and Iain Stewart have paid tribute to teachers across the city, whose hard work means that more children are gaining the skills and knowledge they need to get on in life.

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Jailed: Carlo Grossi

Milton Keynes man jailed for burglary and knife offences

A man from Milton Keynes has been sentenced to more than five years’ imprisonment after he was convicted of knife offences and one count of burglary.

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Bank vole at Linford Lakes Nature Reserve. Picture: Dave Mahony.

Discover what’s living on your doorstep during the MK Festival of Nature

A 10-day programme to celebrate and discover the beautiful natural world around Milton Keynes is being held in July.

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MapAction volunteers

Volunteers host training day in Milton Keynes to cope with chaos of humanitarian crisis

The chaos of a major humanitarian crisis was experienced in Milton Keynes during a special exercise.

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Bedford Prison

Beds Police and HMP Prison launch crackdown on smuggling of drugs and phones into jail

A new partnership has been launched between Beds Police and HMP Bedford to clamp down on the smuggling of drugs, phones and other illegal items into the prison.

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Pets at Home

Help rescue animals in Milton Keynes during store campaign

People are being encouraged to help rescue animals in need by visiting a pet store which has launched a new campaign.

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REVEALED IN PICTURES: 40 cats found in animal hoarder’s house in Milton Keynes

People who ‘hoard’ cats and kittens are causing chaos for the RSPCA, who rescued 40 felines from one small bungalow last week.

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REVEALED IN PICTURES: Amazing Milton Keynes lady reveals secret as she celebrates 104th birthday but looks 30 years younger

A fashion-crazy 104-year-old who looks 30 years younger has revealed the secrets of her eternal youth.

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News from the courts

Paedophile football coach from Milton Keynes who abused boys on an “industrial scale” loses appeal

Paedophile football coach Barry Bennell has today lost his appeal against his 30-year prison sentence for multiple child sex offences.

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Jason Fullbrook

Man guilty of drug offence and breaching a court order in Milton Keynes

A man has been convicted of a drug offence and breaching a court order in Milton Keynes

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Plans for two of these signs either side of Campbell Park have been scrapped

Plans to erect “eyesore” signs in Milton Keynes withdrawn after outcry

The Parks Trust has withdrawn a controversial application to plant two huge billboards at the gateway to Campbell Park after residents slammed them as being “completely over the top and tasteless”.

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Do you recognise this woman?

Mystery of unknown woman found dead and severely decomposed

Mystery surrounds the identity of a woman whose body was found severely decomposed.

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Firefighters rescue a lamb from the River Great Ouse in Olney on Saturday'Pic: @Bucksfire

Milton Keynes firefighters come to the rescue with three animal saves this week

The services of firefighters have been called on to rescue a number of animals in and around Milton Keynes this week.

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Milton Keynes primary school forced to cancel sports day after illegal travellers camp on field

Milton Keynes primary school forced to cancel sports day after illegal travellers camp on field

A primary school has been forced to cancel its sports day today after dozens of travellers set up camp illegally on the sports field.

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Roofer Michael Owen

Milton Keynes roofer stars in national ad campaign for 'Summer of Football'

A roofer from Milton Keynes is amongst a hand-picked selection of tradespeople and DIYers starring in the latest Screwfix ad campaign as the summer of football kicks off.

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Thames Valley Police Custody: Generally positive and respectful but some serious safety concerns

Thames Valley Police Custody: Generally positive and respectful but some serious safety concerns

People taken into custody by Thames Valley Police were held in generally clean and well-maintained cells and were treated respectfully, inspectors found. Staff dealt well with many challenging detainees.

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Milton Keynes Council

Raising of the Armed Forces Day flag ceremony in Milton Keynes

MK Council will host a flag-raising ceremony on Monday (June 25) outside the Civic Offices as the city shows its support for Armed Forces Day.

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The Bombe Gallery will open on Saturday

Bombe Gallery to open in Bletchley this weekend

This Saturday afternoon, the new Bombe Gallery in The National Museum of Computing will be opened by two of the original Bombe operators.

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Angela Kennedy

Conservatives back former Bletchley Councillor to make a comeback

Fenny Stratford resident and former Bletchley Councillor Angela Kennedy has been selected to fight the upcoming by-election in Bletchley East.

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