Local News from Wednesday, May 5th, 2021
New community boat 'Electra' craned into the water at Milton Keynes
Earlier today (05/05), the all-new electric community boat, Electra, was craned into the Grand Union Canal just south of Milton Keynes.
Woman left injured following car crash on Milton Keynes estate
At 11:53am earlier this morning (05/05), firefighters raced to the scene of a car crash involving two vehicles on the Junction of Walgrave Drive and Grafton Street, Bradwell.
Electoral Commission warns all Milton Keynes residents voting tomorrow to STAY HOME if they are unwell
The Electoral Commission is advising anyone who is self-isolating or feeling unwell to not go and vote in person, instead they should apply to vote by proxy before 5pm on polling day.
Three coronavirus cases recorded in Milton Keynes today
There were three coronavirus cases recorded in Milton Keynes today, according to the latest data.
New charity is launched in memory of the very first Leader of Milton Keynes Council
A new charity, The Kevin Wilson Woughton Trust, has been created in the memory of Alderman Kevin Wilson, the first Leader of Milton Keynes Council.
Lanes re-open on M1 in Milton Keynes following collision
All lanes have now re-opened on the M1 in Milton Keynes following an earlier collision.
Just over three weeks until thousands of fans visit Milton Keynes for UK's Strongest Man competition
Thousands of fans are getting ready to visit Stadium MK later this month for the UK's Strongest Man competition.
Milton Keynes MP books his COVID-19 vaccine and encourages eligible residents to do the same
Ben Everitt, MP for Milton Keynes North, has booked his COVID-19 vaccine and he is encouraging local residents to do the same when it's their turn.
Milton Keynes Museum to reopen with new attractions this month
Milton Keynes Theatre will be reopening from Wednesday 19th May with brand new attractions.
Milton Keynes firefighters remove hazardous TV aerial that was dangling over a footpath
Firefighters removed a hazardous TV aerial that was dangling over a public footpath in Buckingham yesterday (4/5).
Two of the 'most successful' contestants from UK baking shows now live in Milton Keynes
Two of the 'most successful' contestants from UK baking shows now live in Milton Keynes.
Milton Keynes local council elections 2021: Who are the candidates standing in my area?
When are the elections for Milton Keynes Council and how can voters make up their minds to select from the candidates? Read on for this guide to how to take part in deciding the future of the borough.