Local News

MKC’s Planning Failures Raises Questions over 5,000 Home Expansion Plans

Labour-run Milton Keynes Council are facing questions over its ability to progress the recently confirmed Housing Infrastructure Fund (HIF) led-expansion of Milton Keynes as the Council’s planning department has become embroiled in controversy amidst a catalogue of failures relating to planning m

MPs to host MK Business Event Online

City MPs Iain Stewart and Ben Everitt are hosting an online business meeting on Friday 17 July at 7:30pm

Our MPs want MK to Bounce Back. And we need to bounce back better, bounce back greener and bounce back faster.

Covid-19 Test Centre key workers DENIED free parking

Key workers that staff and administer Covid-19 tests at the Central MK drive-through testing facility are being denied key worker free parking, contrary to the Labour-led MK Council’s offer of free parking to key workers in council-owned on-street bays.  

Labour 'apologise' for ignoring Social Mobility Pledge

An MK Council motion successfully put forward in September 2018 by Conservative Councillor Allan Rankine to convince MK Council to become a Social Mobility Champion and sign local businesses up to the Social Mobility Pledge has come under serious question at MK Council’s Full Council meeting this

MK given £138 million worth of Govt. support to tackle Covid-19 crisis

Figures have revealed that Milton Keynes Council is overseeing the distribution of £137.6 million worth of local relief funding and support from the Government. The funding is helping to support care homes, maintain local bus services and provide food and shelter for rough sleepers.

Recognising Our Volunteers In Volunteers' Week

This week is Volunteers’ Week and across Milton Keynes we’ve seen huge efforts from our communities’ unsung heroes to help alleviate problems caused by the Covid-19 outbreak.