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WE HAVE SERVED YOU FOR OVER 50 YEARS Our business has been built on product quality, service and a wealth of experience. Friendly staff are here and only too pleased to help SAWN TIMBER Pressure treated Extensive stock T & G, Shiplap, Wayney Edge and Feather Edge Boarding SHEDS A range of sheds are on display and we have a catalogue for further options available FENCING MATERIALS Panels, Closeboard, Concrete Posts, Post and Rail Wire - Weldmesh, netting and chainlink Concrete Posts LANDSCAPING Decking, Sleepers, Machine Round Posts, Garden Tubs, Tables and Arches

Our stock is the most comprehensive range of fencing and landscaping materials in Milton Keynes

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ello & welcome to the July’s edition of the mkflyers.

As you are all aware it is not Stuart this month doing our words page as he & his wife Kim were greeted with the most precious gift of all this month the birth of their gorgeous daughter Lucy Oliphant who was born 29th May 2014 @ 17:49 weighing a very healthy 8lb 7oz. Stuart has taken a few weeks off to spend with Kim Harry & Lucy so I have had the pleasure of taking the limelight this month. What a month we have had at mkflyers, I was given the chance to test out HotPod Yoga based in Newport Pagnell this class was amazing check out my review on page 36. I would like to personally thank all our new clients this month but I do not have enough space so please check the pages to find out more. If you have any events in Milton Keynes please let us know so we can add to our ‘what’s on’ page on the website.

Check out www.mkflyers.co.uk/whats-on to see what’s going on in July and the coming months. In the center of the flyers we have a pull-out where businesses have sponsored a beach ball for our chosen charity this year - The Air Ambulance. Thank you to all our sponsors from everyone at mkflyers I would also like to congratulate our competition winner this month Sharon Henshaw who won a £50 Dri Wash valeting voucher. What a pleasure it has been stepping into the boss’s shoes. Enjoy the weather & take care. Until next month thanks again from all the staff at mkflyers.

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Cloudy2Clear Windows - Service with a smile!

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t’s been a crazy few months for Cloudy2Clear Windows. The company which specialises in repairing windows which are steamed up, broken or damaged by replacing the panes - not the frames has grown rapidly as homeowners take advantage of their services. Managing Director Billy Harley feels that it’s all about service. ‘Our product is simple. If your double glazing is misted up we can replace the glass at a fraction of the cost of a new window, in any type of frame, and with a new 5 year guarantee. But it’s not just about saving people money, although that obviously helps. Many tradespeople have struggled since last year and I honestly feel that during the good times a minority perhaps didn’t focus on customer care as much as they should have done. We make sure we turn up when we say we will, do the job the

customer requires and leave their house as clean as a whistle. I often get comments back from customers on how they really didn’t expect that sort of service which, in a way, is very sad for the service industry as a whole. ’ Cloudy2Clear service the Milton Keynes, Bedford and Leighton Buzzard areas and Billy is finding that his approach is a major factor in his success. ‘The truth is that it’s not just the personal satisfaction that I get from doing a good job but also it makes good business sense. I get a huge amount of business from friends and family of people I’ve done work for, which just goes to show how much a little bit of effort is appreciated .’

So, if your windows are steamed up, broken or damaged give Billy a cal l for a free quotation on 0800 61 21 118 and he’ll be happy to help!

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Are you ready to change your life and start to feel amazing? Everybody knows that being overweight can shorten your life. Everybody knows that diets don’t work. But most people start a diet only to quit within 5 days! Most people will read this but still continue to do that same things....

I’m just curious.......are you most people? Or do you want to break the cycle and be one of the lucky ones who choose to learn this new way of living?

However.... there is bad news!!! You will have to invest in a new summer wardrobe. Your body will start to change shape and you might have to find new things to do with all this new found energy!

Would it be OK if I showed you how? I have just 8 places available to join my 6-week LIVE program. To apply for a place to work with me, please drop me an email and I will send you an application form today.

*FREE 30 day on-line plan coming soon! Sign up to my newsletter to be notified!* ‘Never before have I lost such a ridiculous amount of weight and enjoyed my food so much.’ A.A – Milton Keynes

Would it be OK if I offered you a chance to try something that will change your life? Most people love to eat great food, drink tea and coffee, relax and to socialise. Am I right? But everyone thinks you have to give all this up to start a diet. Am I right? How would you like to eat food that both tastes amazing and keeps you full and drink coffee that helps you to burn fat and keeps you feeling energised? Would it be OK to show you how you can eat chocolate, cakes and bread that encourages your body to burn fat? By joining me, Jill The Fat Controller on my 6-week program you will never have to endure a diet ever again and you will feel amazing.

But...... there is good news and bad news! The good news is you will start to feel confident, trimmer and energised within a week.

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Want to achieve a leaner and healthier body in just 6 weeks? Sign up today and in just 6 weeks you can be a fat controller, Applications enjoying a leaner and healthier body. Join Jill and her team now open. on this unique Fitstop Fitness and Fat Loss program : Be quick, I have only 8 spaces • 3 x 30-minute fat burning classes a week available! • Food plans and shopping lists • Videos of easy and tasty fat-controlling recipes • 10-minute fat-burning workouts you can follow online at home • Daily emails with continuous education and support • Direct access to Jill and an active online community group

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Are you sweltering in the summer and freezing in the winter? Nu-Look Conservatory Roof Solutions can solve these problems with low cost conservatory roof conversion systems that will give you back the room and space you wanted in the first place. We have over 40 years combined experience in the conservatory and roofing business. Customer satisfaction is at the heart of everything we do and we pride ourselves on the quality of workmanship and service that we provide. We’ll transform your conservatory into a room that’s perfect every day of the year!

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The New Citroen DS3 Cabrio Reviewed 03/08/13

Citroen DS3 Goes Topless I have to say at first I wasn’t sure about this car as it’s like a half convertible but it did grow on me.

The DS3 has been a massive success for Citroen. They have really gone after the Mini and Audi A1 market, and with its great looks and drive, there’s no surprise they have shifted 36,000 of them in the UK alone. So it is only natural they have now come out with a Cabrio model - there is currently only a 1.6 petrol version but they are releasing a diesel later on in the year. I tested the 1.6 THP 155 in a D-sport model and it was a good spec with a very nippy engine. The main negative is that when the roof is down full, you can’t see behind you, but the positives definitely out way the bad; like you can sit 3 people in the back (which is unusual on a soft top) and the boot is great when the roof is up, so ideal for the school runs if you can live with putting the seat up every time someone gets in the back as its only comes in a 3dr. You can still personalise your DS3 with different coloured roofs and mirrors to the car, and you can

even get purple leather if you’re that way inclined! The drive is very smooth and quiet, and with a great stereo with bluetooth, & lots of gloss and stainless steel, the inside feels like a real quality car. It even has a button in the car you can press and call Citroen if you have a problem with the car or you have broken down and it will connect you directly to Citroens help line!! The diesel will be the one to look out for as the petrol version is a bit thirsty and if you can, stretch to the D-sport + that comes with nice little extras like leather as standard. MPH = 47.9 Combined Top speed =132 0-60 =8.2 CO2=137 On the road price £19,136 (Lease price £199+vat over 2 years with 6 payments up front based on 10k miles a year)

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MP’s Diary Bucks Biz = Expansion & Growth An invitation for me visit Bucks Biz in Newport Pagnell was yet another clear message that economic growth in Milton Keynes is going from strength to strength. Bucks Biz is a family business operating over three sites in MK; Bletchley Business Campus, Denbigh Business Park and Interchange House, Newport Pagnell. The 110 serviced business units at Interchange House span 100,000 sq. ft. and were bought by CJ Muscat Properties in 2010. Since then they have invested £6m to upgrade the building which includes a hair salon gym and café. Bucks Biz houses companies who provide employment to more than 200 people and has seen their tenant’s individual growth spiral upward ahead of national averages. On the whole 60% of their business is new business start-ups, with unique opportunities to customise their space within the building giving their customers flexibility now and in the future. My tour was led by Joe Muscat owner of Muscat Properties and Jay Raj, Director of Clock Property. Clock Property were established in March 2014 and are a firm of commercial property consultants, surveyors & agents who are also based in Milton Keynes. The business provides professional services ranging from sales, leasing and acquisitions of office, industrial and retail properties. For me, Bucks Biz clearly have a winning formula, their continuing expansion is encouraging and it is a strong positive message to MK businesses that the economy is now on the rise.

Mark Digs In For Scout Community Week Scout groups across the UK rolled up their sleeves during Scout Community Week to do something positive and meaningful for their local community. Led by Andy Lane, Beaver Scout leader, the 6-8 year olds of the 1st Middleton

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Beaver Scout Colony took up the challenge and created a spectacular sensory garden at Middleton Primary School. At the end of the 6 week project, with the designs and materials being generously sponsored by Dobbies, all six plots were filled with wild flowers to attract butterflies, insects, bees and a variety of other wildlife to what was otherwise an urban area. Andy said, “I wanted to give our young people an opportunity to experience an outdoor activity and for them to champion all the amazing opportunities and adventures we offer in the Scouting movement.” Arriving at the opening ceremony, I was very impressed with the transformation and I congratulate the Beavers Group. The sensory garden is an inspirational project which will add to the children’s enjoyment and enhance their education. Do you have a couple of hours to spare to support Andy? Without volunteers, his waiting list of young “eager Beavers” will just keep growing.

Andy Lane - Beaver Scout Leader 1st Middleton Scout Group

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ould you like to turn your kitchen scraps into high-quality, extrarich compost and plant food?

You would? Well invest in a wormery and before long you’ll be knee-deep in vermicompost and leachate (that’s worm poo and liquid food to the uninitiated!) I’m a fairly recent wormery convert. I had it in my head that they were smelly, difficult things to keep but I was wrong. A wormery is basically a tiered box-system which contains specialist composting worms who just love to munch on kitchen waste. The worms work their way up through the levels leaving compost in their wake. As each tray is fully composted it can be removed, dug into the garden or used to plant containers, then replaced

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at the top of the stack and refilled with waste. There are two types of worms: Dendrobaena worms and and Tiger worms. Both are epigeic worms, which means they live on the surface of the soil or in the top ten inches of the top-soil under the litter layer. There’s little to choose between them. Both are native to this country and harmless to other species. Both can survive from 3-27 degrees Celsius and can double their population every 4-5 months. Dendrobaena worms are larger though and possibly more suited to the wet and slightly acidic conditions of a wormery. Being larger they may also be better at aerating the compost. There are different sizes of composter, from mini-composters to suit a single person to larger ones which can deal with the waste produced by a whole family.

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Trim A Tree Arboriculture We are a family business that has been established since 1998 We offer free written quotes and the following services • Tree Surveys/Mortgage Reports • Planning Reports • Reshaping of Small-Mature Trees & Fruit Tree Pruning • Deadwood Removal • Tree Removal • Stump Removal • Hedge Trimming • Safety Inspections In accordance with our quotation we will carry out the work in a skilled • Woodland Management Schemes and efficient manner leaving a neat and tidy site on completion

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Do you or someone you know require personal homecare? Superior homecare services ltd is a domiciliary care agency based in Milton Keynes, owned and managed by a registered and qualified GP Nurse, with over 20 years experience. We provide personal care in the comfort of our clients own homes. All our staff are experienced and dedicated carers, who are CRB checked for your peace of mind, and safety. Our carers are fully trained or are working towards their NVQ level 2/3 qualifications. We pride ourselves on delivering high quality assured care.

Superior HomeCare Services To contact us use the following Tel 01908 522245 Mobile 07867 308192 E-mail superiorhomecare89@gmail.com www.superiorhomecareservices.co.uk

Our services are Personal care Washing/dressing/undressing, Assistance with moving and handling, preparing and feeding of meals, supporting healthy eating, incontinence management and support and medicine management. Support Shopping, Cooking, Visits to and from Shops/Doctors and Outings, Respite care for carers, Domestic duties, Companionship, Assistance with Correspondence and Handyman services. Superior Homecare services is registered with the CQC (Care Quality Commission) and are members of UKHCA (United Kingdom Home Care Association) ltd.

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Bleaching treatment, hair must not have been washed 48 hours beforehand. If hair has been washed within 48 hours this service cannot be carried out and a late cancellation fee will be charged. Full head bleach & toner £45.00 Bleach regrowth & toner £35.00

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How to Manifest HULA Animal Rescue CHILDREN’S OPEN DAY your Life Plan By Stephanie J. King

ACCESS YOUR HIGHEST POTENTIAL, INCREASE PERFORMANCE, OPTIMISE RESULTS, Without an increase in effort from you! Over 377 entries provide vital life tools that will help you grow in confidence, feel freer, love better, be happier and healthier than in years... LOVE, WORK, FAMILY, HOME “I keep it on my desk - Immediate and and use it most days”.. Immense Results Jayne Lea, Editor, More to Life PERFECT FOR BUSY LIVES

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Fun & Games for the Children Children’s Toys, Books, Clothes Bazaar & Book Store Bargains HULA Dog Parade at 2pm Meet the Resident Farm Animals Delicious Refreshments

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Is the cleaning getting you down? Let Extra Help give you a helping hand around the home! If you’re struggling to keep on top of the household cleaning, help is at hand. We offer a friendly, flexible and fully insured service to suit your specific needs, whether you require a regular cleaner or a one-off blitz just to help you get back on top of things. Our cleaners are personally interviewed, reference checked and will clean to your exact specifications. We aim to always

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ALL PROCEEDS FOR THE CARE & WELFARE OF HULA ’S ANIMALS

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For splashbacks, table tops etc. Bespoke service, any colour & size supply only or supplied & fitted. We can supply a single splashback or fit your entire kitchen, bathroom or office. Glass can be shaped around electric sockets, switches or features. Modern alternative to tiles, granite etc. No grout lines to discolour! Call now for a competitive quotation:

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Balloons over MK & Aylesbury Vale • An independent family business. • CAA certified operator. • 26 years of magical flights. • Highly experienced pilots. • Smaller baskets fewer passengers. • Chilled Champagne served in flight. • Named voucher in presentation folder.

Drift on gentle breezes, sipping a glass of champagne, aboard one of our beautiful balloons. Stunning views are guaranteed!

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Problems with your computer?

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NP Plumbing & DIY opened Breakfast rolls on 19th February to serve the served between Newport Pagnell area with to 11.00am a8.30 much needed merchant to supply the trademan and DIY Monday to Friday enthusiast. We are a local family run business with over 30 years of experience within the building, plumbing and DIY area. We pride ourselves on the one to one service and advice we give to our customers, and will always endeavour to supply any items we do not stock if required.

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Email: enquiries@oakleighflooring.co.uk banana split • chocolate • cold • cone ice cream • oyster • sprinkles • sundae vanilla • wafer

Visit our showroom at: 39a High Street Woburn Sands MK17 8RB

Mon By Appt only, Tues 10am–5pm, Wed 10am-5pm, Thur 10am-7pm, Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 9am-1pm

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Newport Pagnell

Authentic Thai Cuisine Pin Petch Thai Restaurant is in an early Grade 2 listed Victorian building, formally Odells ironmongers on the High Street.

• Take away available • Awarded 5 star food hygiene • 2014 certificate of excellence from tripadvisor • Cocktails and fine wines

Tel: 01908 211211

Email: bookings@pinpetchthairestaurant.co.uk 13 High St, Newport Pagnell, Milton Keynes MK16 8AR

W Adith T ve hi rt s

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Controlling condensation and mould in the home

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ampness caused by excessive condensation can lead to mould growth on walls and furniture, mildew on clothes and the rotting of wooden window frames … mould is unsightly, damages property and can be detrimental to health. First steps against mould growth. We need to treat the mould already present in your home, then deal with the basic problem of condensation to stop mould reappearing: There are FOUR main factors that cause condensation: 1. Too much moisture being produced in the home 2. Not enough ventilation 3. Cold surfaces 4. The temperature of your home You need to look at all of these factors to cure a condensation problem. Our everyday activities add extra moisture to the air inside our

homes. Even our breathing adds moisture. Apparently one person asleep adds half a pint of water to the air during the night. (We recommend that you do not stop breathing !!!) To give you some idea of as to how much extra water this could be in a day, here are a few examples: • A bath or a shower - 2 pints • Drying clothes indoors - 9 pints • Cooking and use of a kettle - 6 pints • Bottled gas heater (8 hours use) - 4 pints If you have a condensation and mould problem in your home, whether you are a home owner or a landlord, we are happy to advise and will provide a free estimate for any remedial work that may be required. Safe & Healthy Home s can mend a garden fence, replace a tap or shower, painting and decorating or change a light fitting and lot s more … whether it be a small job or the complete refurbishme nt of a void property … please call us for a fre e estimate.

• Painting & decorating • Small repairs & odd jobs • Minor electrics • Minor plumbing • Minor home adaptations • Condensation & mould • Garden tidying and lots more...

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4 Weeks FREE Storage When You Store For 8

Let us help you all the way... • Clean, safe and secure storage • From small rooms to bulk storage • Ideal for home and business storage • Store from 1 week or for as long as you want • Prices from £10 per week • Help with van hire and removal companies • Flexible low cost office space also available

Call us today on 01908 281900 Lok’nStore Etheridge Ave Brinklow Milton Keynes, Bucks MK10 0BB Please mention mkflyers when responding to adverts

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Jaguar Specialist

Up to 50% saving on dealer prices Jaguar trained master technician Latest diagnostic equipment Collection and delivery 38 Tanners Drive, Blakelands, Milton Keynes, MK14 5BW 01908 218875

Diamonds Carpet Services The best little carpet shop in town! Have you been floored by our prices yet? We are an independent family run business. We offer a friendly, professional service. All flooring is fitted by our own fully qualified fitters. Free estimate and planning service. Thousands of samples in our showroom.

63 High Street Newport Pagnell MK16 8AT

01908 611655 / 01908 632800

or e-mail diamondscarpets@btconnect.com We will beat any like for like written quote - Guaranteed No price fixing - Guaranteed

Don’t forget to mention this advertisement to claim your 10% Discount Subject to terms and conditions

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HotPod Yoga Review by Kelly Thompson

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et ready for the ‘hottest’ session in town. Once you have tried this I know you are going to want more…. I guarantee you!

I was given the pleasure by Emma Brinsden the owner & instructor of HotPod Yoya Milton Keynes, a heated pop-up inflatable studio based in Newport Pagnell. This is a very intensive, balanced physical workout storing calm and clarity to the mind in cocoonlike pods. In 37 degrees heat this warms the muscles and aids flexibility as well as making the heat work harder. All this and purifying sweat help to ensure maximum benefit from your effort. I am not going to lie, this was the hardest worked out I have done as the sweat just drips off you!

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Emma is a fantastic teacher who helped with my balance as I have only attended a yoga session once before. It is all in your breathing, Emma tells you everything you need to do & when. She is so gentle & calm I really did just get lost in my thoughts & after a while got used to the heat. At the time of the class I didn’t hurt much, it was not until the following day when I literally had to roll out of bed when I noticed my stomach muscles were very tender, as well as my neck, arms & legs (but bearable). Like they say ‘No pain, no gain’! I will definitely be going back to these classes; I feel in my mind fantastic & actually really good about myself - I really do feel like I could take on whatever life throws at me.

For more information on classes please che ck out the following link for the online class timetable http://www.hotpody oga.com/popups/milto n-keynes

Women in Enterprise is THE networking group for men and women in Milton Keynes!

Costa Coffee, Cotswold Outdoor Elder Gate, Milton Keynes Wednesday 30th July 10:30 – 12:00 Members £3 Non-members £5

Come along, buy your favourite coffee and enjoy some informal networking

www.womeninenterprise.co.uk Try us out - non members welcome

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Call us TODAY to discover the STAR21 difference for yourself

Telephone Answering and Virtual Office Services Call us FREE on 0800 860 0865

Web: www.star21.co.uk Email: ethel.morris@star21.co.uk

We’ve been providing telephone answering services in the Milton Keynes area for over twelve years. Business is won and lost by the service customers receive on the telephone Make sure the first impression callers get of your Company is a brilliant one!

Swimming Pools wanted in and around Milton Keynes for swimming lessons Please contact Janet Rake on 01296 730742 or 07932 149833 if you know of a pool for hire

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Fast, reliable locksmith and UPVC repair expert • Discount for OAP’s • No call out charge • Free security check For advice and information call us on 01908 849507 Email: info@gpmlocksmith.co.uk www.gpmlocksmith.co.uk

via our website www.mkflyers.co.uk

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Farmers’ Market Stony Stratford

Community Notices

Friday 25th July on Market Square and on every last Friday of each month ........................................................................................................

Farmers’ Market Newport Pagnell

Friday 18th July on Market Hill and on every third Friday until after lunch ........................................................................................................

Central Milton Keynes W.I. We meet on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at Centrecom CMK (free Parking). We have a varied programme of outside speakers, excursions and members craft demonstrations. For more information contact Lynn Groves 01908 618449. ........................................................................................................

Milton Keynes Reader Service Will you become a Volunteer Reader to someone who is sight impaired. Helping Blind and Disabled People. Tel: 01908 231 123 Email: mkreader@tiscali.co.uk www.miltonkeynesreaderservice.org.uk ........................................................................................................

Stony Stratford Bridge Club Meets on Monday evenings from 7pm to 10pm at Magdalen House in Stony Stratford. We would like some new members. We play a friendly game of Rubber Bridge so you do not require a regular partner and beginners would be welcome. For more information please call either Daphne Harvey 01908 563177 or Clare Mellor 01908 563047 ........................................................................................................

Two Mile Ash Women’s Institute We meet on the 3rd Tuesday of every month in Two Mile Ash Community Centre, High Street, Two Mile Ash from 7.30pm. We have a varied and interesting programme of speakers. Why not come along and meet our friendly group. For more information please call Sandra Findlay on 01908 330741 ........................................................................................................

1st Middleton Beaver, Cub & Scout group continues to expand & require your help, can you provide some of your time to help us? Contact - info@1stMiddleton.org.uk ........................................................................................................

Bradwell W.I. A friendly, afternoon, meeting at the village Sports & Social Club Pavilion, Abbey Road, Bradwell Village overlooking the village green on the 3rd Tuesday of each month with an interesting programme of Speakers and tea & cakes. Come along 2.30 – 4.00 p.m. or telephone Olive Stewart 310267. ........................................................................................................

Stony Stratford Floral Club 5th August. Demonstration by Carolanne Flowers from Bletchley. Meetings held in the Community Church, Cofferidge Close, Stony Stratford at 7.30pm. Visitors very welcome £6. For more information contact Sue on 01908 564453 or Judy on 01908 569429 ........................................................................................................

Memory Cafe, Newport Pagnell Come along to our Memory Cafe - a safe place where people living with dementia and a carer or friend can find a warm welcome and support. Next Cafes are on 2nd July and 6th August. Arrive from 10.00am, with a 12.00 noon finish. Westbury Grange, Westbury Lane, Newport Pagnell. £1.50 for tea/ coffee, cake and a raffle. For more information tel. 01908 210322 ........................................................................................................

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NEWPORT PAGNELL

Aerials, Telephone, Internet and Electrical Services

• Satellites (Sky/Free-Sat) • Internet Points • Data Cabling • TV Points • Plasma/LCD Installations • Ceiling Speakers/Spot-Lights   • Home Entertainment Systems • Telephone Points 

Daytime 077995 52323 Evenings 01908 234555 www.leoknight.com

Stony Oven Cleaners

We Clean Ovens

Watts Plumbing & Heating Limited Friendly reliable service All work guaranteed Call

01908 526923 07798 554398

J&J Property Services Property Maintenance Roof to Drains, Carpentry, Decorating, Plumbing, Brickwork & Plastering

The job you hate to do!!

3 Ovens, Ranges, Microwaves, Agas 3 10% off for OAPs 3 We use non caustic and odourless products and steam to clean 3 I am not a franchise 3 I am Stony born and a local business

Roof work, Gutters, Fascias, Fencing & Patios

CALL DAVE ON:

'01908 566496 or 07885 376417

07930 256237

www.stonyovencleaners.co.uk

01908 210254

Is your home in need of a total refurbishment or just a loving touch?

Ian Pearson

City and Guilds Qualified

J F Maintenance

Painter and Decorator

offers professional and clean workmanship for domestic and commercial premises Bathrooms and Kitchens installed Tiling, decorating and carpentry Plumbing leaks and alterations Property and garden maintenance No jobs too small or too large Established for 18 years

Contact Julian on 01908 384795 or 07807 524372

46 Queens Avenue Newport Pagnell Bucks

07985 288057 ianpearson61@btinternet.com

2 Tudeley Hale, Kents Hill, Milton Keynes MK7 6DW

Mick Moyle Registered Electrician and General Handyman

For Professional Service & Quality Workmanship

Free Estimates No call out charge 01908 612278, 07903 130 093/07810 417 492 www.mickmoyle.co.uk 1 Purcel Drive, Newport Pagnell MK16 0BP

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