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Milton Keynes Council's Summer Roadshows

Published: 12 Aug 22

Milton Keynes Council is hosting Summer Roadshow events where Council tenants can attend to speak to the housing team about any housing issues they might have. Milton Keynes Council will also be giving out free water saving devices and energy saving lightbulbs to Milton Keynes Council tenants.

Bonfire warning from Buckinghamshire Fire and Rescue

Published: 12 Aug 22

Local grassland, verges, hedgerows and fields are extremely dry following the unusually hot weather. This means that there is a real risk of fire starting from human behaviour and impacting on property and others. Sadly, areas such as the Blue Lagoon nature reserve have been impacted recently by discarded rubbish either catching light accidentally or being deliberately set light to. Read more from Buckinghamshire Fire and Rescue in this news article.

Draft Milton Keynes Parking Standards Supplementary Planning Document

Published: 10 Aug 22

Milton Keynes Council has published the Draft Milton Keynes Parking Standards Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) for consultation and they are inviting comments from members of the public, organisations, and other stakeholders for an eight-week period. All comments must be received by Milton Keynes Council no later than 5.00pm on 05 October 2022. Find out more in this news article.

Helping to reduce food waste at Water Eaton Community Larder

Published: 5 Aug 22

This article from Water Eaton Community Larder highlights how we can all work to waste less food and the environmental benefits this will have as well as potentially saving resources and reducing costs. The Community Larder and Cafe take place on Tuesdays at Water Eaton Church Centre - find out more in this news article.

Upcoming events in August

Published: 3 Aug 22

This weekend (6th-7th August) will see the return of the Fenny Stratford Canal Festival, organised by the Milton Keynes Branch of the IWA. Then on Sunday 14th August, Fenny Poppers Festival will take place organised by the Fenny Poppers Team. Both Fenny Stratford Canal Festival and Fenny Poppers Festival received Community Grants from the Town Council. Find out more in this news article.

Cost of Living Support

Published: 3 Aug 22

Find out what cost of living support you could be eligible for. This includes advice and support on the costs of energy bills, income support and childcare. Find out more in this news article.

Free Summer Play Sessions Have Begun

Published: 2 Aug 22

Funded by the Town Council, MKPA Free Summer Sessions are taking place across our area between 26th July to 31st August 2022, at Newton Leys, Leon Rec and the Lakes Estate. Find out more, including how to book your child's free space, in this news article.

A huge thank you to everyone who attended and supported our first ever Bletchley Big Street Eat

Published: 2 Aug 22

We had an amazing time and it was fantastic to see everyone enjoying the day. We have shared lots of photos and videos from the event on our social media channels including a highlights video of the day which can be viewed on our Facebook Page and our YouTube Channel.

5 days to go until The Bletchley Big Street Eat!

Published: 25 Jul 22

Bletchley and Fenny Stratford Town Council is thrilled to bring the first Bletchley Big Street Eat to Queensway this Saturday from 12pm-8pm. Free to attend, this fantastic event will celebrate the diversity and culture of local communities, as well as the High Street with an array of local food vendors, businesses, artists, musicians, charities and community groups all attending.

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