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 Jeremy Corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn will be visiting Milton Keynes on Monday 14th August. He will be holding a rally at Willen Lakeside Park at 4.15 pm.

Jeremy Corbyn Rally: Monday 14th August

  Jeremy Corbyn will be visiting Milton Keynes on Monday 14th August. He will be holding a rally at Willen Lakeside Park at 4.15 pm. Read more

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Over 300 residents from the Bangladeshi community and other communities from across Bletchley and Milton Keynes took a day trip to the coast on Tuesday 8 August. The weather was nice and Brighton was as warm and friendly as ever.

300 residents on 6 coaches enjoy ‘traditional’ day out in Brighton.

Over 300 residents from the Bangladeshi community and other communities from across Bletchley and Milton Keynes took a day trip to the coast on Tuesday 8 August. The weather was... Read more

 Building council houses

... but the government cap stops investment. Milton Keynes Council is building two bedroom council houses and bungalows on three sites in West Bletchley. The properties are moving close to completion.

New council housing offers hope for families in temporary accommodation ...

  ... but the government cap stops investment. Milton Keynes Council is building two bedroom council houses and bungalows on three sites in West Bletchley. The properties are moving close to completion.... Read more

 Empty houses

When the Citizen newspaper (27 July) highlighted an empty council house in Stantonbury alarm bells began to ring. Cabinet housing boss, Cllr Nigel Long, set in progress an immediate review of council performance in letting council properties. 

Review of empty council houses highlights room for improvement, and good practice

  When the Citizen newspaper (27 July) highlighted an empty council house in Stantonbury alarm bells began to ring. Cabinet housing boss, Cllr Nigel Long, set in progress an immediate... Read more

Wajeeha Sharjeel Khan

Bletchley Labour Party are pleased to announce that Wajeeha Sharjeel Khan has joined Bletchley and Fenny Stratford Town Council.

Wajeeha Sharjeel Khan joins Town Council

Bletchley Labour Party are pleased to announce that Wajeeha Sharjeel Khan has joined Bletchley and Fenny Stratford Town Council. Read more

 Cllr Nigel Long at Flowers House

When it comes to highlighting good dementia services, July is proving a high point for Milton Keynes Adult Social Care Services. 

Council Staff Score Top Marks At Second Dementia Care Centre

  When it comes to highlighting good dementia services, July is proving a high point for Milton Keynes Adult Social Care Services.  Read more

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Council Leader Pete Marland has today welcomed the publication of the Local Government Association (LGA) report highlighting the tragedy of the growing homelessness crisis facing the Country and the huge number of children residing in temporary accommodation. (i)

Update on Homelessness Twin Track progress

Council Leader Pete Marland has today welcomed the publication of the Local Government Association (LGA) report highlighting the tragedy of the growing homelessness crisis facing the Country and the huge... Read more

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Bletchley Councillor Mohammed Khan is pleased that Queensway road in Central Bletchley has been improved. The new surface and underlay was completed to a high standard and the workers who did the improvement worked really hard in very hot weather.

Queensway road improvements welcome - It was hot work for the Workers!

Bletchley Councillor Mohammed Khan is pleased that Queensway road in Central Bletchley has been improved. The new surface and underlay was completed to a high standard and the workers who... Read more

Zoe Nolan meeting the mental health challenge

Tackling mental health challenges is a top priority for Labour-led Milton Keynes Council. Both Children’s and Adult Social Care Services have made addressing mental health problems a priority. 

Meeting the Mental Health Challenge in MK

Tackling mental health challenges is a top priority for Labour-led Milton Keynes Council. Both Children’s and Adult Social Care Services have made addressing mental health problems a priority.  Read more

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The number of homeless families in Bed and Breakfast has dropped to 13 or 1.6% compared to 53% (143 out of 271) of homeless families being in B&B two years ago. However, the Council does have 765 households in all forms of temporary accommodation (as at Friday 07.07.17)

Homelessness Action: The next steps.

The number of homeless families in Bed and Breakfast has dropped to 13 or 1.6% compared to 53% (143 out of 271) of homeless families being in B&B two years... Read more

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