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A Flipping Fantastic Pancake Day In Olney

Ben Everitt, the MP for Milton Keynes North, had a 'flipping fantastic' Pancake Day at the historic Olney Pancake Race event.

Ben started three of the children's races by saying the traditional words "toss your pancakes, are you ready?" and ringing the Pancake Bell.

£86,412 For MK Council To Fund Domestic Abuse Refuge Services

Milton Keynes Council has been given £86,412 by the Government to to help fund domestic abuse refuge services in the town.

The money will enable victims and their children to stay safe, recover from the trauma, and access safe permanent rehousing where needed.

Hanslope Post Office To Re-Open

The Post Office in Hanslope is set to re-open in April.

Ben commented, "The Post Office has reassured me they will be re-opening their Hanslope branch. I'm pleased with this outcome after a number of constituents raised their concerns with me about the recent closure."

St Paul’s Win MK Schools Parliamentary Debate Competition

St Paul’s have been crowned champions of the Milton Keynes Schools Debating Competition in the Houses Of Parliament for the first time ever.

The competition has been running for 12 years with schools battling it out for a place in the Westminster final.

Statement on Coronavirus

The second flight carrying British nationals and entitled persons back to the UK arrived earlier today, Sunday, 9 February.