Entries by Philip

MK50 – Celebrating Milton Keynes’ 50th Anniversary

MK50 – Celebrating Milton Keynes’ 50th Anniversary On 23rd January 2017, Milton Keynes will celebrate its 50th anniversary marking the date of the Designation of the New Town. This gives a fantastic opportunity to celebrate how far Milton Keynes has come as a city, to present to the world its unique story, and to look […]

Canal & River Trust – Bridge 87 Repairs

There are planned repairs to Bridge 87 on the Grand Union Canal (marked on the map below). This work is now scheduled to start on the 1st February 2016. The works will be completed 20th April 2016. The path over the bridge will be closed during the works, but a diversion route has been agreed with MK Council. […]

MK Cycle Hire Scheme

As you may already be aware following the press releases before Christmas, Milton Keynes is set to benefit from a new cycle hire scheme. The exciting project is jointly supported by Santander, Milton Keynes Council (MKC), Milton Keynes City Centre Management (MKCCM) and nextbike UK. The scheme is expected to launch in Spring 2016 with […]

Plan:MK’s Strategic Development Directions of Growth consultation

A 12-week consultation on Plan:MK’s Strategic Development Directions of Growth started on Wednesday 13 January on four possible directions of growth for the MK Borough. The four options have been presented as a direct result of public comment   The four directions of growth were developed following a series of workshops held last year and […]