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Milton Keynes Railway Station Hotspot for Bike Theft

Recent figures released by the Home Office indicate that Milton Keynes Railway is a hotspot for bike theft. It is the postcode to have had the highest number of bike thefts in the Country. Thames Valley Police are actively trying…

Rail Care Redundancies

Last month, Rail Care, the rail refurbishment firm based in Wolverton, went into administration, forcing 118 employees from Milton Keynes into redundancy. Further redundancies were made yesterday, and the administrators are facing difficulty paying even those currently employed. Mark Lancaster, MP for…

Lawyer Barred From Sexual Offence Cases

A lawyer who referred to a 13 year old sex attack victim as a predator, has been barred from sexual offence cases whilst his conduct is under review. During a hearing at Snaresbrook Crown Court in East London, Robert Colover, referring…

A Play Water Area in Milton Keynes?

Bletchley resident Emma Young has been petitioning Milton Keynes Council to help fund and develop a free water play park for the community. Emma created a page on social media which attracted a large number of supporters in a short…

Fewer Train Carriages Between Milton Keynes and London

The already busy London Midland trains between Milton Keynes and London Euston will have fewer carriages during August. London Midland says it needs some of its carriages for driver training between 5 and 23 August.

Jewellery Shop Hold Up

Two gunmen, dressed in black burkas, attempted to hold up a jewellery shop in Wolverton last week. However, the shop owner of Star Fashions, Haroon Qureshi, refused to hand over £30,000 worth of jewellery. Mortgage Broker Kevin Hannan attempted to…