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Location: Bedfordshire, England, UK.

Population: 37,000

Found in the county of Bedfordshire, the bustling town of Leighton Buzzard sits very near to the boundary in between Bedfordshire and Bucks, beside the Grand Union Canal, the town has a resident population of around thirty seven thousand and a story harping back to the times of the Romans, at which time the early Watling St (now the A-5) passed the town. Presently Leighton Buzzard is connected to the adjoining town of Linslade and it is approximately mid-way between Milton Keynes (Buckinghamshire) and Luton, it lays near to the Chiltern Hills and boasts a vital quarrying industry (sand).

Leighton Buzzard History: It's believed that there had been settlements in or around what's now named Leighton Buzzard long ago in unrecorded times, age-old artefacts and coins uncovered in the area give proof of this fact. The historic Watling Street (put up by the Romans), now named the A5, cut through close by Hockliffe and Dunstable approximately 2,000 yrs ago, and the Romans should have at least been aware of Leighton Buzzard at that time.

The Anglo-Saxons came after the Romans, and it was Saxons who developed a market in about the 10th Century, and antiquities uncovered imply that they were residing in the neighbourhood quite possibly since the sixth century. The settlement existing then was not mentioned till 906 after the Danes made a peace treaty at Tiddenfoot, the Domesday Book (1086) outlined Leighton Manor.

The ecclesiastical parish of Leighton Buzzard, in the past, encompassed a way larger area compared to the town by itself, and comprised the hamlets of Heath & Reach, Eggington, Billington and Stanbridge. The "Leighton" in the town's name seems to derived from the old English for "a clearing in the woods", the "Buzzard" component wouldn't be put in before the twelfth century at which time the Dean of Lincoln was required to distinguish it from an extra "Leighton" which existed within his diocese. The Manors of Leighton were tenanted to an assortment of tenants through the generations, like the Leighs of Stoneleigh, who assisted Charles I throughout the English Civil War (1642-1645).

Leighton Buzzard trainThe settlement carried on expanding throughout the succeeding years and the arrival of a canal and a railway service in the Nineteenth Century saw the town develop and evolve. Twenty-first century Leighton Buzzard is a blooming market town that has witnessed increased development in current times.

Tourist Attractions in and Near Leighton Buzzard: The All Saints Church dating from 1277, together with its one hundred and ninety foot spire, the popular Leighton Buzzard Light Railway, a narrow guage heritage railway which goes for roughly four miles from the station in Pages Park, to two now disused sand quarries at Double Arches, the service utilizes restored steam engines, Stockgrove Country Park, a forty acre park at close by Heath and Reach with woodland walks, a picnic area and a lake.

Also: Leighton Linslade Virtual Museum, Mead Open Farm, Lancot Meadow, Pitstone Windmill, Dunstable Downs, Bluebell Wood, Rushmere Park, Ford End Watermill, Whipsnade Zoo, Woburn Heritage Centre, Ascott House, Pitstone Green Museum, Grebe Canal Cruises, Tiddenfoot Waterside Park, Woburn Abbey, Tiddenfoot Leisure Centre.

A selection of Leighton Buzzard streets and roads: North Star Drive, Pear Tree Lane, Grove Road, Adaern Close, Vicarage Road, Mentmore Gardens, Gemini Close, Albany Road, Melfort Drive, Cherrycourt Way, Wentworth Drive, Fallowfield, Marley Fields, Saturn Close, Redwood Glade, Blenheim Road, Greenhill, Mowbray Drive, Alwins Field, Roosevelt Avenue, Chestnut Rise, Rosebery Avenue, White House Court, Cedars Way, Stephenson Close, Grasmere Way, Commerce Way, Regent Street, Old Linslade Road, Southcourt Avenue, Lathwell Way, Summer Street, Apple Tree Close, Lomond Drive, Lindler Court, Milebush, Bushell Close, Plantation Road, Wyngates, Centauri Close, Chiltern Gardens, Garden Leys, Cleveland Drive, Stoke Road, Bassett Road, Firbank Way, Leighton Road, Willow Bank Walk, Stanbridge Road, St George's Close, Oatfield Gardens.

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