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Location: Bedfordshire (Beds), East of England, UK.

Population: 37,000

Located in the county of Beds, the quiet town of Leighton Buzzard sits close to the border betwixt Beds and Buckinghamshire, on the banks of the Grand Union Canal, Leighton Buzzard has a resident population of around thirty seven thousand and a past going back to Roman days, at which time the historical Watling Street (now the A-5) passed the town. Today Leighton Buzzard is connected to the nearby town of Linslade and is approximately halfway between Luton (Bedfordshire) and Milton Keynes (Bucks), it is situated close to the Chiltern Hills (Chilterns) and boasts a significant sand quarrying industry.

Leighton Buzzard History: It is considered that there were settlements in and near to what is now named Leighton Buzzard long ago in unrecorded times, ancient artefacts and coins found near by give proof of this. The age-old Watling Street (set up by the Romans), now known as the A5, passed through the close by areas of Dunstable and Hockliffe over two thousand in years past, and the Romans would have at least known of the Leighton Buzzard settlement at that time.

The Anglo-Saxons came after the Romans, and it was the Anglo-Saxons who were using a market in about the tenth century, and artifacts stumbled on show that they were residing in the area undoubtedly from the sixth century. The commune existing at this time was not referred to till 906 after the Danes signed a peace treaty at Tiddenfoot, the Domesday Book recognized Leighton Manor.

The parish of Leighton Buzzard, typically, comprised a lot greater area than only the town alone, and consisted of the hamlets of Stanbridge, Eggington, Heath & Reach and Billington. The "Leighton" in the name of the town is thought to been taken from the old English meaning "a clearing in the woods", the "Buzzard" element wouldn't be put on up until the 12th Century at which time the Dean of Lincoln found it necessary to distinguish it from an extra "Leighton" which he had inside his diocese. The Manors of Leighton were leased to a great many tenants through the eras, such as the Leighs of Stoneleigh, who assisted Charles I in the Civil War (1642-1645).

Leighton Buzzard trainLeighton Buzzard carried on expanding through the following years and the establishing of of a canal and a railway line during the 19th Century saw it develop and develop. Present day Leighton Buzzard is a successful market town that has seen improved development in current times.

Leighton Buzzard Places to Visit: The All Saints Church first built in 1277, along with its one hundred and ninety foot spire, the widely known Leighton Buzzard Light Railway, a narrow guage heritage railway which runs for about four miles from the station in Pages Park, to two now disused sand quarries at Double Arches, the service utilizes renovated steam engines, Stockgrove Country Park, a forty acre park at nearby Heath and Reach with lake, picnic area and woodland walks.

Also: Ouzel Meadows, Leighton Linslade Virtual Museum, Mead Open Farm, Bluebell Wood, Whipsnade Zoo, Pitstone Windmill, Woburn Heritage Centre, Lancot Meadow, Tiddenfoot Leisure Centre, Woburn Abbey, Dunstable Leisure Centre, Ascott House, Leighton Lady Cruises, Aspley Woods, Dunstable Downs, Dropshort Marsh.

A selection of Leighton Buzzard streets and roads: Croxley Court, Russell Way, Greaves Way, Redwood Glade, Windermere Gardens, Almond Road, Soulbury Road, Northcourt, Grange Close, Wyngates, Cedars Way, Millstream Way, Chiltern Gardens, Lomond Drive, Shenley Hill Road, Bewdley Drive, Mill Road, Linslade Road, Finch Crescent, The Walnuts, Clarence Road, Friday Street, Brooklands Drive, Carnation Close, Brownslea, Centauri Close, Victoria Road, Rothschild Road, New Road, Winston Close, St Leonard's Close, Waterloo Road, Lake Street, Old Road, Ridgeley Drive, Lindler Court, The Gables, Lathwell Way, Vicarage Road, White House Court, Churchill Road, Oxendon Court, Hockliffe Road, Morar Close, Drakes Avenue, Duncombe Drive, Ashlong Close, Brooklands Avenue, Southcott Village, Harcourt Close, Marley Fields.

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