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Location: Bedfordshire (Beds), East of England, United Kingdom.

Population: 37,000

Located in the county of Bedfordshire, the quiet town of Leighton Buzzard stands close to the border between Bucks and Beds, on the banks of the Grand Union Canal, Leighton Buzzard has a populace of around thirty seven thousand and a past going back to the times of the Romans, when the early Watling Street (now the A-5) passed the town. At present Leighton Buzzard is linked to the adjacent town of Linslade it is roughly mid-way between Luton (Beds) and Milton Keynes (Buckinghamshire), it can be found next to the Chilterns and has a significant quarrying industry (sand).

The History of Leighton Buzzard: It's believed that there existed settlements in or around what's now known as Leighton Buzzard harping back to unrecorded times, ancient relics and coinage found nearby give proof of this. The old Watling Street (set up by the Romans), now called the A5, passed through nearby Dunstable and Hockliffe over 2,000 years ago, and the Romans would have at the very least known of Leighton Buzzard at that time.

The Romans were followed by the Anglo-Saxons, and it was the Anglo-Saxons who introduced a market sometime in the tenth century, and artefacts uncovered show that they were inhabiting the local area in all probability since the sixth century. The settlement as it was wasn't cited till 906 at which time the Danes made a peace treaty at Tiddenfoot, the Domesday Book (1086) listed Leighton Manor.

The parish of Leighton Buzzard, typically, embodied a substantially bigger area than merely the town itself, and comprised the settlements of Billington, Eggington, Heath & Reach and Stanbridge. The "Leighton" in the name of the town is thought to originated from the old English for "a clearing in the woods", the "Buzzard" piece was not put on prior to the 12th Century when the Dean of Lincoln wanted to differentiate it from yet another "Leighton" that existed inside his diocese. The Manors of Leighton would be leased to several tenants through the years, such as the Leighs of Stoneleigh, who assisted Charles I throughout the Civil War (1642-1645).

Leighton Buzzard trainThe town continued to grow throughout the ensuing decades and the building of a railway line and a canal during the Nineteenth Century saw the town expand and develop. Current day Leighton Buzzard is a prospering market town that's seen improved development in the last few years.

Attractions in Leighton Buzzard: All Saints Church dating from 1277, together with its 190 foot spire, the well known Leighton Buzzard Light Railway, a narrow guage heritage railway service which runs for roughly four miles from the station at Pages Park, to two now disused sand quarries at Double Arches, the railway employs restored steam engines, Stockgrove Country Park, a forty acre park at nearby Heath and Reach with a lake, woodland walks and a picnic area.

Also: Pitstone Windmill, Ouzel Meadows, Snakes and Ladders at Bedfordshire, Bluebell Wood, Leighton Lady Cruises, Dunstable Leisure Centre, Lancot Meadow, Aspley Woods, C2 Gallery, Dunstable Downs, Dropshort Marsh, Ford End Watermill, Great Adventure Game, Tiddenfoot Waterside Park, Pitstone Green Museum, Whipsnade Zoo.

A selection of Leighton Buzzard streets and roads: Pear Tree Lane, Millstream Way, Soulbury Road, Grove Road, Stoke Road, Eriboll Close, Tindall Avenue, Orion Way, Cherrycourt Way, Vandyke Road, Victoria Road, Oakley Green, Pegasus Road, High Street, Danes Way, Commerce Way, Bossard Court, Bridge Street, Stanbridge Road, Phoenix Close, Carnation Close, Oxendon Court, Billington Road, Millbank, Elliot Way, Woodside Way, Rothschild Road, Bramble Close, Bragenham Lane, Bassett Road, Alwins Field, Atterbury Avenue, Grovebury Road, Basildon Court, Lindler Court, Garden Hedge, Highfield Road, Midway, Churchill Road, Church Avenue, Lammas Walk, Lovent Drive, Mentmore Road, Greenhill, Fyne Drive, Badgers Brook, Mill Road, Clarence Road, Richmond Road, Fallowfield, Southcourt Avenue.

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The above data ought to be helpful for adjacent hamlets, villages and towns particularly: Slapton, Billington, Briggington, Burcott, Cheddington, Dunstable, Eggington, Hockliffe, Soulbury, Little Brickhill, Wingrave, Little Billington, Stoke Hammond, Houghton Regis, Horton, Toddington, Wingfield, Mentmore, Bragenham, Linslade, Wing, Luton, Stanbridge, Milton Bryant, Stewkley, Tebworth, Heath and Reach, Clipstone, Battlesden, Grove, Great Brickhill, Eaton Bray. Map - Weather