Stony Stratford

Stony Stratford

Milton Keynes school supports Willen Hospice

Stony Stratford’s Russell Street School is supporting local charity Willen Hospice by purchasing books on a regular basis.

The Ultimate Beatles on The One Show

On Stony ground

The Ultimate Beatles play live at The Cock in Stony Stratford tomorrow night as part of the Stony Live Festival billing, which is once again filling the town with 10 days of music and merriment.

School at York House

A look at the way Stony used to be

Remembering the way we were, or at least the way Stony Stratford was, is the focus of a photographic exhibition being hosted at York House in Stony Stratford this Sunday.


Stony Stratford’s tennis club fun day is a winner

A family fun day at Stony Stratford Tennis Club was an ace success on Sunday.

Queen's Regiment

There’s trouble at the MK museum

Take a peek into the history vaults with MK Museum this weekend for a dramatic and real review of how we used to live.

Picture: Bucks Fire and Rescue Service

Stony Stratford blaze was caused by an electrical problem, fire experts confirm

Fire investigators have confirmed that the cause of last week’s Stony Stratford fire was electrical.


Rich programme of events

Counting the weeks to another nine days of music, arts, walks, music, talks, poetry, storytelling and family events, StonyLive! returns in June.

Martin Mor

Gimme More, More, Mor!

The Comedy Cow is an udderly charming way to spend an evening grinning from ear to ear, and this Saturday the laughs will be raised at York House, when the Anything Goes Comedy Night moo-ves in.

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Cremated ashes removed from funeral parlour

Firefighters had the grim task of removing cremated ashes from a funeral parlour as the flames threatened to engulf the premises next to a property in Stony Stratford High Street which was destroyed by fire.

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Stony Stratford fire victims watch their dream home burn to the ground

An architect and his wife watched helplessly as their dream home was reduced to a pile of rubble in the fire that has destroyed a chunk of Stony Stratford’s history.

Drone’s eye view of wreckage after Stony Stratford fire

Drone’s eye view of wreckage after Stony Stratford fire

Fire chiefs have flown a drone over the wreckage of the Stony fire in a bid to discover what caused it.

Where’s Wally? Family’s appeal to help find dog still missing after Stony Stratford blaze

Where’s Wally? Family’s appeal to help find dog still missing after Stony Stratford blaze

The family whose lives were devastated in the Stony Stratford fire have put out an urgent ‘Where’s Wally’ appeal for their missing dog.

Jack Gallagher with the pet dog he rescued

Hero builder rescues pets from fire that wrecked historic Stony Stratford house

A hero builder risked his own life to rescue a pet dog and cat from the fire that destroyed part of Stony Stratford’s history yesterday.


Ran along to Milton Keynes Gallery

A stunning 4K digital restoration of Akira Kurosawa’s Ran shows at MK Gallery on Friday April 29.

Jonathan Kingston

Check out Stony Stratford’s fine set of pipes

It has taken a decade of fundraising and more than 18 months of restorative work, but now the ‘Father’ Willis pipe organ at Stony Stratford’s St Mary & St Giles Church is back in play.


Shakespeare celebrations in Stony Stratford

William Shakespeare’s quill ceased to be used in 1616, when he passed away at the age of 52, but our most revered of writers left literary fans with a sublime catalogue of work that has continued to both influence and entertain.

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