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Tongwell Lake Steps

by craigwhittall on 25 April, 2016

  Last September on a trip round Tongwell Lake I was surprised to see how dangerous the steps from Yeomans Drive, Blakelands to the lake had become.   I reported the steps to the Council for repair, and I am pleased to report that they have now been repaired.   Before and after photos above.

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Ranalegh Gardens Barriers

by craigwhittall on 24 April, 2016

  A number of residents have complained to us that the barriers on the path linking Ranalegh Gardens to Tongwell Lane, Newport Pagnell, are too close together to get wheelchairs and buggies through.   We have taken this up with MK Council who agree. We are now trying to get them to do something to […]

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Glenwoods – Tackling Anti-Social Parking

by craigwhittall on 19 April, 2016

  Residents contacted the Focus Team about anti-social parking in Glenwoods in Newport Pagnell. Vehicles were parking on a grass area turning it into a muddy mess.   The Council has planted trees round the edge of the grass area to stop vehicles getting onto the grass area.

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MK Liberal Democrat Manifesto

by craigwhittall on 18 April, 2016

Milton Keynes Liberal Democrats’ Manifesto 2016 Election If the Liberal Democrats were running the Council after the elections we would implement the following policies: Mitigation against Austerity Cuts At the heart of what MK Liberal Democrats will do is to protect the most vulnerable from the Conservative Government cuts. To this end, we would work with […]

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Tickford Park School

by craigwhittall on 17 April, 2016

    Following numerous complaints from local residents living in the streets around Tickford Park School about cars blocking their drives I held site visits with both the police and council officers to see what could be done.   It took a couple of years work, but I got the Council to put in parking […]

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Recycling Saved

by Douglas McCall on 16 April, 2016

  Leo Montague, the Liberal Democrat candidate for Newport Pagnell North & Hanslope Ward, is delighted that the Lib Dems saved the MK recycling scheme.   The Lib Dems moved the successful amendment to the MK Council budget that saved the pick sack recycling scheme from being cut.   They also ensured that the green […]

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Newport Pagnell Police Station

by craigwhittall on 16 April, 2016

  The Newport Pagnell South Focus Team have now heard that the Newport Pagnell Police Station site is up for disposal for redevelopment. This has raised a number of questions from local residents about protecting the building. Currently the police station is in a conservation area and cannot be demolished without planning permission. However, that […]

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New Residents’ Parking Scheme

by craigwhittall on 14 April, 2016

Following complaints from local residents about problems of workers from nearby businesses parking inconsiderately in The Cannons and Leary Crescent, Newport Pagnell I carried out site visits with both the police and Council officers.   It has taken about three years in total, but a residents parking scheme is now in place.

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I am pleased to announce that Town Councillor Leo Montague has been selected as the Liberal Democrat Candidate for the Newport Pagnell North and Hanslope Ward. Some information about Leo below. Many residents in the north of Newport Pagnell have mentioned to us how much they miss having a Lib Dem councillor. The 5th May […]

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Missing Bin Replaced

by craigwhittall on 12 April, 2016

A resident informed me that two litter bins by Harben House in Severn Drive, Newport Pagnell, had gone missing from their posts. I took this up with MK Council. They had been removed by the contractor without authority from the Council. The contractor has been instructed to put them back. One has already been put […]

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