Virgin Trains becomes the first travel company in the world to sell tickets through Amazon Alexa

In a global first, Virgin Trains becomes the first travel operator worldwide to sell tickets through Amazon Alexa. With the launch of this innovative collaboration, customers can now book Virgin Trains Advance Single tickets using just their voice, via Alexa-enabled Amazon devices, including Amazon Echo1. The new functionality enables users to book tickets with Alexa…

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London Northwestern Railway challenges travellers in Milton Keynes to take ‘ticket challenge’

Train operating company, London Northwestern Railway, is encouraging passengers in Milton Keynes to jump on board and explore the capital with a series of competitions. London Northwestern Railway will be at Centre MK on Friday 4 May, inviting weekend shoppers and passengers alike to take part in ‘that’s the ticket’ challenge, with a chance of…

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Wellbeing Studio encourages over 300 Milton Keynes residents to start Yoga, Pilates and Mindfulness to Improve Wellbeing

On Saturday, Whitespace Yoga & Wellbeing Studio in Stony Stratford offered free classes in Yoga, Pilates and Mindfulness Meditation – inspiring people to take care of their health and wellbeing. The studio welcomed hundreds of Milton Keynes residents throughout the day who enjoyed a variety of classes – energising ‘pick-me-up’ yoga flow, total-body conditioning with…

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What’s on at Stantonbury in May

A packed programme will be landing at Stantonbury Theatre next month. Check out our definitive guide to what’s on in the world of theatre. For full prices and ticket sales, please visit the Stantonbury Theatre website or call the box office on 01908 324466. The King Lear Wednesday 2nd May, 7.30pm Instead of a Kingdom –…

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Council Short Breaks and Shared Lives service rated ‘Outstanding’

Following a recent Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspection, MKC’s Short Breaks and Shared Lives service, which provides respite and short break accommodation for people with learning disabilities and complex needs has been rated ‘Outstanding’ by inspectors. The service, which in 2016 was rated ‘Good’ is provided in two residential bungalows with 14 beds in total…

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