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Location: Bedfordshire (Beds), England, UK.

Population: 37,000

Located in the county of Bedfordshire in the East of England, the charming town of Leighton Buzzard lies near the county boundary betwixt Buckinghamshire and Beds, on the banks of the Grand Union Canal, the town has a populace of around 37,000 and a historic past harping back to the era of the Romans, at which time the early A5 (then known as Watling Street) passed by the town. Nowadays Leighton Buzzard is coupled with the nearby town of Linslade and is approximately halfway between Milton Keynes (Buckinghamshire) and Luton (Bedfordshire), it lays near to the Chiltern Hills and boasts a substantial quarrying industry (sand).

The History of Leighton Buzzard: It's felt that there existed settlements in and near to what's now named Leighton Buzzard stretching back to unrecorded times, age-old artefacts and coinage discovered in close proximity offer proof of this. The historic Watling Street (constructed by the Romans), now known as the A5, cut through neighbouring Hockliffe and Dunstable some 2,000 in years past, and the Romans should have at the very least known of the Leighton Buzzard settlement as they passed it.

The Romans were later followed by the Anglo-Saxons, and it was them who used the market place during the tenth century, and artefacts picked up suggest that they were inhabiting the local area most likely since the sixth century. The village existing then was not documented until 906 at which time the Danes made a peace treaty at Tiddenfoot, the Domesday Book mentioned Leighton Manor.

The ecclesiastical parish of Leighton Buzzard, typically, encompassed a way larger area than only the town alone, and incorporated the settlements of Billington, Eggington, Heath & Reach and Stanbridge. The "Leighton" in the name appears to derived from the old English for "a clearing in the woods", the "Buzzard" piece was not applied up until the 12th Century after the Dean of Lincoln needed to differentiate it from the other "Leighton" that was within his diocese. The Manors of Leighton were leased to an assortment of tenants over the eras, for example the Leighs of Stoneleigh, who assisted Charles I through the Civil War (1642-1645).

Leighton Buzzard trainThe town grew even larger during the coming years and the coming of a canal and a railway service in the 19th Century saw it develop and develop. Contemporary Leighton Buzzard can be termed a busy market town which has seen accelerated development in recent years.

Tourist Attractions in Leighton Buzzard: The All Saints Church dating from 1277, together with its one hundred and ninety foot high spire, the widely known Leighton Buzzard Light Railway, a narrow guage heritage railway line which operates for about 4 miles from the station at Pages Park, to two now disused sand quarries at Double Arches, the service makes use of reconditioned steam engines, Stockgrove Country Park, a park covering forty acres at neighbouring Heath and Reach with a picnic area, a lake and woodland walks.

Also: Bluebell Wood, Whipsnade Zoo, Leighton Linslade Virtual Museum, Dunstable Leisure Centre, Woburn Abbey, Ascott House, Aspley Woods, Pitstone Windmill, Ford End Watermill, Pitstone Green Museum, Ouzel Meadows, Great Adventure Game, Dropshort Marsh, Leighton Lady Cruises, Dunstable Downs, Tiddenfoot Waterside Park.

A selection of Leighton Buzzard streets and roads: Enterprise Way, Adaern Close, Corbet Ride, Blakedown Road, Church Square, Bramble Close, Ashwell Street, The Heath, Chamberlains Gardens, Rothschild Road, Harmony Row, Dukes Ride, Albany Road, Wing Road, Winston Close, Church Road, Rowley Furrows, Cherrycourt Way, Neptune Gardens, Goodman Drive, Wyngates, Bideford Green, Grove Place, Hawthorne Close, Harrow Road, Greenlands, Croxley Court, Clarence Road, Pine Close, Wheatfield Close, Upper Coombe, Faulkner's Way, Leven Close, Cedars Way, Rannock Gardens, Barnabas Road, Brook Street, Claridge Close, High Street, Mentmore Road, Village Court, Chestnut Hill, Centauri Close, Dove Tree Road, Saturn Close, Stanbridge Road Terrace, Steppingstone Place, Carron Close, Globe Lane, Brooklands Drive, Orchard Drive.

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The above information and facts should also be useful for surrounding parishes and villages in particular: Bragenham, Horton, Soulbury, Milton Bryant, Little Billington, Eaton Bray, Cheddington, Billington, Toddington, Houghton Regis, Wing, Battlesden, Heath and Reach, Tebworth, Clipstone, Eggington, Burcott, Slapton, Wingfield, Linslade, Wingrave, Stoke Hammond, Grove, Great Brickhill, Dunstable, Stanbridge, Mentmore, Little Brickhill, Stewkley, Hockliffe, Briggington, Luton. Map - Weather