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Location: Bedfordshire, England, UK.

Population: 37,000

Based in the county of Bedfordshire in the East of England, the delightful town of Leighton Buzzard lays near the border between Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire, on the banks of the Grand Union Canal, the town has a populace of around 37,000 and a past stretching back to the Roman era, at which time the early A5 (then known as Watling St) passed the town. Nowadays Leighton Buzzard is linked to the nearby town of Linslade and it is about midway between Luton (Beds) and Milton Keynes (Bucks), it is placed next to the Chiltern Hills (Chilterns) and has a substantial quarrying industry (sand).

The Story of Leighton Buzzard: It is believed that there existed settlements in or around what's now known as Leighton Buzzard way back in prehistoric times, historical relics and coins found near by give proof of this. The historical Watling Street (set up by the Romans), now referred to as the A5, cut through nearby Hockliffe and Dunstable around 2,000 years back, and the Romans should have at least known of Leighton Buzzard during those times.

The Anglo-Saxons followed the Romans, and it was the Anglo-Saxons who used a market sometime in the 10th Century, and artefacts discovered mean that they were living in the local area probably from the sixth century. The settlement as it was then was not reported till 906 after the Danes made a peace treaty at Tiddenfoot, the Domesday Book (1086) talked about Leighton Manor.

The parish of Leighton Buzzard, in the past, embraced a substantially wider area than simply the town by itself, and consisted of the settlements of Heath & Reach, Stanbridge, Billington and Eggington. The "Leighton" in the town's name appears to come from the old English meaning "a clearing in the woods", the "Buzzard" element was not to be put on prior to the 12th Century when the Dean of Lincoln wanted to distinguish it from a second "Leighton" which was within his diocese. The Manors of Leighton would be tenanted to an assortment of tenants through the years, such as the Leighs of Stoneleigh, who helped Charles I throughout the English Civil War (1642-1645).

Leighton Buzzard trainThe town grew even larger over the succeeding years and the arrival of a railway line and a canal during the 19th Century saw the town develop and develop. Modern Leighton Buzzard can be termed a bustling market town that has seen increased development in current times.

Leighton Buzzard Places of Interest: All Saints Church which dates from 1277, along with its 190 foot high spire, the popular Leighton Buzzard Light Railway, a narrow guage heritage railway which goes for approximately four mls from the station at Pages Park, to two now disused sand quarries at Double Arches, the service utilizes refurbished steam engines, Stockgrove Country Park, a 40 acre park at close by Heath and Reach with a lake, woodland walks and a picnic area.

Also: Pitstone Windmill, Aspley Woods, Totternhoe Knolls, Whipsnade Zoo, Woburn Heritage Centre, Leighton Lady Cruises, Woburn Abbey, Tiddenfoot Waterside Park, Tiddenfoot Leisure Centre, Leighton Linslade Virtual Museum, Grebe Canal Cruises, Lancot Meadow, Toddington Manor Gardens, Ford End Watermill, Bluebell Wood, Snakes and Ladders at Bedfordshire.

A selection of Leighton Buzzard streets and roads: St Leonard's Close, Centauri Close, Stoke Road, Chiltern Gardens, Lime Grove, Oakridge Park, North Street, Hillside Road, Ship Road, Ascot Drive, White House Court, Market Square, Rothschild Road, Rock Close, Goodman Drive, The Walnuts, Kiteleys Green, Hartwell Grove, Cleveland Drive, Ash Grange, Poplar Close, Station Road, Albany Road, Oak Bank Drive, Plum Tree Lane, Vicarage Gardens, Lindler Court, Orion Way, Bewdley Drive, Ullswater Drive, Brookside Walk, Bushell Close, Brooklands Avenue, Vimy Road, Steppingstone Place, Morar Close, Atterbury Avenue, Ashwell Street, Nelson Road, Mentmore Road, Cetus Crescent, West Street, Ash Grove, Summer Street, Lake Street, Millbank, Harcourt Close, Old Linslade Road, Lincombe Slade, Hawthorne Close, Heath Road.

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