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It was acceptable in the 80s…

1984 might not sound long ago but it’s the year that:

  • The first Apple Macintosh went on sale (core blimey!);
  • Pound notes were taken out of circulation;
  • Madonna was made to feel shiny and new;
  • Snakeskin belts were in fashion; and
  • Prince Harry, Gareth Gates and Mark Zuckerberg all entered this world.

Continue reading It was acceptable in the 80s…

10 Things You Never Knew you Wanted to Know about the Carnival AGM…

It’s nearly that time of year again: A coven of residents rise from their (very brief) slumber and, under the cover of darkness, gather in the deepest depths of Newport Pagnell to resurrect the carnival spirit … no you cheeky lot, it’s not Halloween; It’s the Carnival AGM! Continue reading 10 Things You Never Knew you Wanted to Know about the Carnival AGM…

We’re going to party, karamu, fiesta, forever – Come on and sing along…..all WEEKEND long!

Some say three is the magic number, others think two out of three ain’t bad and most agree that one is the loneliest number.

Newport Pagnell Carnival Music StageWell, we’re of the opinion that it takes two baby and that’s exactly why we’ve extended the music stage to two days! That’s right, all weekend long, Saturday and Sunday, we will be bringing you the finest of local, live music, all at Newport Pagnell Carnival – best pack a toothbrush! Continue reading We’re going to party, karamu, fiesta, forever – Come on and sing along…..all WEEKEND long!