Leighton Buzzard Artists

Artists Leighton Buzzard: Make use of the effective google map on this page to seek out artists available near the Leighton Buzzard town and neighbourhood.

Click to Zoom Out

Find Local Artists in Leighton Buzzard Bedfordshire

Find Leighton Buzzard Tradesmen Here Click For Leighton Buzzard Tradesmen Find Leighton Buzzard Tradesmen With Rated People

Artists Tags: Leighton Buzzard artists jobs, Leighton Buzzard area artists, Leighton Buzzard artists Bedfordshire, Leighton Buzzard local artists, Leighton Buzzard artists needed, Leighton Buzzard artists required, Leighton Buzzard artists wanted, Leighton Buzzard artists reviews, Leighton Buzzard artists services, Leighton Buzzard artists near me, Leighton Buzzard artists Beds, Leighton Buzzard artists businesses, Leighton Buzzard artists available and more.

15 Century market cross, Leighton Buzzard - geograph.org.uk - 956627

Review of Leighton Buzzard:

Leighton Buzzard Information:

Location: Bedfordshire, East of England, UK.

Population: 37,000

Set within the county of Bedfordshire, the bustling town of Leighton Buzzard lays right on the boundary betwixt Buckinghamshire and Bedfordshire, beside the Grand Union Canal, it has a population of approximately 37,000 and a story extending back to Roman times, at which time the historic Watling St (now the A-5) passed the town. Today Leighton Buzzard is connected to the adjacent town of Linslade and is approximately midway between Milton Keynes and Luton, it lies near the Chiltern Hills (Chilterns) and boasts a vital sand quarrying industry.

The History of Leighton Buzzard: It is thought that there existed settlements in and close to what is now named Leighton Buzzard harping back to unrecorded times, old artefacts and coins uncovered near by show evidence of this. The age old Watling Street (put up by the Romans), now referred to as the A5, passed through the neighbouring areas of Hockliffe and Dunstable approximately two thousand years back, and the Romans would have at the very least known of Leighton Buzzard at this time.

The Anglo-Saxons followed the Romans, and it was Saxons who used a market in about the tenth century, and relics stumbled on suggest that they were living in the vicinity undoubtedly from the sixth century. The settlement existing at this time isn't observed till 906 at which time the Danes made a peace treaty at Tiddenfoot, the Domesday Book (1086) described Leighton Manor.

The parish of Leighton Buzzard, in times past, covered a way bigger area than only the town by itself, and comprised the settlements of Billington, Heath & Reach, Stanbridge and Eggington. The "Leighton" in the name appears to come from the old English for "a clearing in the woods", the "Buzzard" section wouldn't be appended until the twelfth century at which time the Dean of Lincoln was required to differentiate it from a different "Leighton" which was within his diocese. The Manors of Leighton were leased to an assortment of tenants through the eras, like the Leighs of Stoneleigh, who assisted Charles I in the Civil War (1642-1645).

Leighton Buzzard trainLeighton Buzzard continued to grow through the succeeding decades and the building of a canal and a railway line in the Nineteenth Century saw the town evolve and develop. Today's Leighton Buzzard is a bustling market town that has witnessed improved development in the last few years.

Tourist Attractions Around 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 around four mls from the station in Pages Park, to 2 now disused sand quarries at Double Arches, the service utilizes restored steam engines, Stockgrove Country Park, a park covering forty acres at close by Heath and Reach with a picnic area, a lake and woodland walks.

Also: C2 Gallery, Woburn Abbey, Pitstone Windmill, Dunstable Leisure Centre, Leighton Linslade Virtual Museum, Ouzel Meadows, Totternhoe Knolls, Ford End Watermill, Mead Open Farm, Great Adventure Game, Snakes and Ladders at Bedfordshire, Aspley Woods, Woburn Heritage Centre, Rushmere Park, Lancot Meadow, Bluebell Wood.

A selection of Leighton Buzzard streets and roads: Durrell Close, Sandy Lane, Reeve Close, Ashburnham Crescent, Friday Street, Hartwell Grove, Beech Grove, Aquila Road, Russell Way, Vandyke Road, Lyra Gardens, Capshill Avenue, Danes Way, Brownslea, Garden Hedge, Hawthorne Close, Robinswood Close, Monarch Way, Riverside, The Chilterns, Leven Close, Rannock Gardens, Boss Avenue, Church Road, Concord Way, Ship Road, Epsom Close, Fyne Drive, Calder Gardens, Lincombe Slade, Poplar Close, Draper Way, Centauri Close, Waterloo Road, Water Lane, Cotefield Drive, Hanover Court, Saturn Close, Delamere Gardens, Church Avenue, Lee Don Furlong, Wentworth Drive, Waterdell, Ashwell Street, Brookside Walk, Badgers Brook, Bewdley Drive, The Heath, Leighton Road, Woburn Place, Coniston Road.

You will discover a great deal more pertaining to the location and area when you visit this site: Leighton Buzzard.

Get Your Artists Business Listed: The best way to see your service showing up on these results, is to visit Google and setup a directory posting, this can be done at this website: Business Directory. It will take a little while till your service shows up on this map, so get going right now.

Popular search terms/keywords: Leighton Buzzard war memorial, Leighton Buzzard glass, Leighton Buzzard weather forecast, Leighton Buzzard eyebrow threading, Leighton Buzzard yoga classes, Leighton Buzzard police station, Leighton Buzzard rugby club, Leighton Buzzard FC, Leighton Buzzard kitchens, Leighton Buzzard carnival queen, Leighton Buzzard van hire, Leighton Buzzard bowls club, Leighton Buzzard library opening times, Leighton Buzzard walk in centre, Leighton Buzzard directions, Leighton Buzzard council tax, Leighton Buzzard ju jitsu club, Leighton Buzzard United Kingdom, Leighton Buzzard doctors surgery, Leighton Buzzard station postcode, Leighton Buzzard health clinic, Leighton Buzzard google maps, Leighton Buzzard wiki, Leighton Buzzard volunteering, Leighton Buzzard vigilantes 1990 2000, Leighton Buzzard model boat club, Let 2 U Leighton Buzzard, Leighton Buzzard urban dictionary, Leighton Buzzard quarters, Leighton Buzzard post office opening hours, Leighton Buzzard zoopla.

Other Services and Businesses in Leighton Buzzard and the East of England:

This webpage ought to be relevant for encircling towns which include: Eaton Bray, Stanbridge, Slapton, Grove, Great Brickhill, Little Billington, Hockliffe, Tebworth, Battlesden, Billington, Cheddington, Horton, Wingfield, Dunstable, Soulbury, Linslade, Heath and Reach, Houghton Regis, Bragenham, Briggington, Little Brickhill, Eggington, Mentmore, Wingrave, Stoke Hammond, Stewkley, Burcott, Toddington, Wing, Luton, Clipstone, Milton Bryant. Map - Weather