Entries by Thomas Walker

Call for ‘Safe Hut’ Volunteers

The annual After 8 Safe Hut, which provides an evening shelter for vulnerable people, will return to the Xscape this year. The hut is open between 11pm and 4am and aims to allow vulnerable people to contact friends, make provisions for a safe journey home and stay in a safe and comfortable environment. Milton Keynes […]

New Marina for Campbell Park Canalside

A 100-berth marina will form part of a recently announced housing development at the south east corner of the Campbell Park grid square. The scheme, to be developed by house builder Crest Nicholson, will provide restaurant facilities, a convenience store, nursery and pub, on a vacant site that has been earmarked for development since the 1990s. This site is located […]

Public Meeting on Parking and Transport in CMK

Does CMK need more parking? What should the charges be? These and other questions will be the subject of a panel discussion at a public meeting on parking and transport in CMK this Monday, October 26th. The panel includes representatives from Milton Keynes City Centre Management, CMK Town Council, Milton Keynes Council and Age UK […]

Consultation on New Parking Standards

A new document that will decide how much parking should be built for future developments in CMK is out for public consultation. The “Parking Standards SPD” (supplementary planning document) will cover all forms of development, including residential, retail and offices. The document, if adopted, will form part of the planning policy against which new developments are considered. […]

CMK is Getting a Spring Clean, and You Can Join In!

Anyone who lives or works in CMK is invited to take part in the ‘Love Where You Live’ Spring Clean, taking place this Thursday. Activities will include litter picking and repainting street furniture, such as benches and bollards. The group will meet at the McDonalds Xscape branch, ready to leave at 12pm. Drinks will be […]

Centrecom: CMK’s Own Community Centre

Please note: CMK Town Council does not operate Centrecom. To book the space please visit www.centrecom.org.uk. Like many of CMK’s great assets, the Centrecom community centre on North Row is surprisingly little known given its important role in the local community. Located on North Row between North 9th and 10th Streets, Centrecom features a large […]