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The A413 is a major road in England that links Gerrards Cross to Towcester.
The A421 is an important road for east/west journeys across south central England.
The A422 is an "A" road for east-west journeys in south central England, connecting the county towns of Bedford and Worcester by way of Milton Keynes, Buckingham, Banbury and Stratford-upon-Avon.
Academy schools are state-funded schools in England which are directly funded by the Department for Education and independent of local authority control.
Akeley Wood School is a coeducational independent primary and secondary school, with an attached sixth form near Buckingham.
The Anglo-Saxons were a people who inhabited Great Britain from the 5th century.
Sir Anthony Francis Seldon, (born 2 August 1953), is Vice-Chancellor of the University of Buckingham, a contemporary historian, commentator and political author, known in part for his biographies of Margaret Thatcher, John Major, Tony Blair, Gordon Brown and David Cameron.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
Aylesbury is the county town of Buckinghamshire, England.
The Aylesbury Vale (or Vale of Aylesbury) is a large area of gently rolling agricultural landscape located in the northern half of Buckinghamshire, England.
A bailiff (from Middle English baillif, Old French baillis, bail "custody, charge, office"; cf. bail, based on the adjectival form, baiulivus, of Latin bajulus, carrier, manager) is a manager, overseer or custodian; a legal officer to whom some degree of authority or jurisdiction is given.
Banbury is a historic market town on the River Cherwell in Oxfordshire, England.
The Banbury to Verney Junction branch line was a railway branch line constructed by the Buckinghamshire Railway which connected the Oxfordshire market town of Banbury with the Buckinghamshire town of Bletchley via the historic county town of Buckingham and the Northamptonshire town of Brackley, a distance of.
Baptism (from the Greek noun βάπτισμα baptisma; see below) is a Christian sacrament of admission and adoption, almost invariably with the use of water, into Christianity.
Bernard John Marsden (born 7 May 1951) is an English rock and blues guitarist.
Bicester is a town and civil parish in the Cherwell district of northeastern Oxfordshire in England.
Bicester North is a station on the Chiltern Main Line, one of two stations serving Bicester in Oxfordshire.
Sir William Richard Benyon, DL (born Shelley; 17 January 1930 – 2 May 2014), usually known as Bill Benyon, was a British Conservative Party politician, Berkshire landowner and former High Sheriff.
Bletchley is a constituent town of Milton Keynes, in the ceremonial county of Buckinghamshire, England.
A borough is an administrative division in various English-speaking countries.
Buckingham was an ancient borough in England centered on the town of Buckingham in the county of Buckinghamshire, and was first recorded in the 10th century.
Brackley is a town in Northamptonshire, England, from Oxford and from Northampton.
The British Newspaper Archive web site provides access to searchable digitised archives of British newspapers.
Browne Willis (16 September 1682 – 5 February 1760) was an antiquary, author, numismatist and politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1705 to 1708.
Buckingham is a town in north Buckinghamshire, England, close to the borders of Northamptonshire and Oxfordshire, which had a population of 12,043 at the 2011 Census.
Buckingham /ˈbʌkɪŋm̩/ is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 1997 by John Bercow, who later became Speaker of the House of Commons.
The Buckingham Arm is a canal that once ran from Cosgrove, Northamptonshire to Buckingham (in England).
Buckingham Athletic Football Club is a football club based in Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, England.
Buckingham Chantry Chapel (also known as the Old Latin School) is a 15th-century chapel and a National Trust property in Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, England.
Buckingham Old Gaol is a historic building in Buckingham, the former county town of Buckinghamshire, England.
Buckingham Palace is the London residence and administrative headquarters of the monarch of the United Kingdom.
Buckingham was a railway station which served Buckingham, the former county town of Buckinghamshire, England, between 1850 and 1966.
The Buckingham School is a co-educational secondary school in Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom.
Buckingham Town Cricket Club is a cricket club in Buckingham, England.
Buckingham Town Football Club is a football club based in Bletchley, Buckinghamshire, England.
Buckingham Township is a township in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States.
Buckinghamshire, abbreviated Bucks, is a county in South East England which borders Greater London to the south east, Berkshire to the south, Oxfordshire to the west, Northamptonshire to the north, Bedfordshire to the north east and Hertfordshire to the east.
Buckinghamshire County Council is the upper-tier local authority for the non-metropolitan county of Buckinghamshire, in England, the United Kingdom established in 1889 following the Local Government Act 1888.
Burgess originally meant a freeman of a borough (England, Wales, Ireland) or burgh (Scotland).
The Burghal Hidage is an Anglo-Saxon document providing a list of over thirty fortified places (burhs), the majority being in the ancient Kingdom of Wessex, and the taxes (recorded as numbers of hides) assigned for their maintenance.
Cambridge is a university city and the county town of Cambridgeshire, England, on the River Cam approximately north of London.
A canal basin is (particularly in the United Kingdom) an expanse of waterway alongside or at the end of a canal, and wider than the canal, constructed to allow boats to moor or unload cargo without impeding the progress of other traffic, and to allow room for turning, thus serving as a winding hole.
Lancelot Brown (born c. 1715–16, baptised 30 August 1716 – 6 February 1783), more commonly known with the byname Capability Brown, was an English landscape architect.
Chackmore is a hamlet in the parish of Radclive-cum-Chackmore, in north Buckinghamshire, England.
A charter is the grant of authority or rights, stating that the granter formally recognizes the prerogative of the recipient to exercise the rights specified.
The Church of England (C of E) is the state church of England.
The Civic Trust of England was a charitable organisation founded in 1957.
In England, a civil parish is a territorial designation which is the lowest tier of local government below districts and counties, or their combined form, the unitary authority.
A coach (also motor coach) is a type of bus used for conveying passengers.
A community hospital can be purely a nominal designation or have a more specific meaning.
A community school in England and Wales is a type of state-funded school in which the local authority (LA) employs the school's staff, is responsible for the school's admissions and owns the school's estate.
Cosgrove is a village in Northamptonshire, England about north of Stony Stratford, north of central Milton Keynes and south of Northampton along the A508 road and south-east of Towcester along the A5 road (the Roman road Watling Street).
A county town in Great Britain or Ireland is usually, but not always, the location of administrative or judicial functions within the county.
Craig Keith Pickering (born 16 October 1986, Crawley, West Sussex) is an English sprinter and bobsleigher.
Dan Jones (born 27 July 1981) is an English writer, historian, TV presenter and journalist.
The Danes were a North Germanic tribe inhabiting southern Scandinavia, including the area now comprising Denmark proper, during the Nordic Iron Age and the Viking Age.
David Pickering is a reference books compiler.
Deddington is a civil parish and small town in Oxfordshire about south of Banbury.
The Degree Confluence Project is a World Wide Web-based, all-volunteer project which aims to have people visit each of the integer degree intersections of latitude and longitude on Earth, posting photographs and a narrative of each visit online.
Domesday Book (or; Latin: Liber de Wintonia "Book of Winchester") is a manuscript record of the "Great Survey" of much of England and parts of Wales completed in 1086 by order of King William the Conqueror.
Duke of Buckingham, referring to Buckingham, is a title that has been created several times in the peerages of England, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom.
East West Rail is a major project to establish a strategic railway connecting East Anglia with Central, Southern and Western England".
Edward the Elder (c. 874 – 17 July 924) was King of the Anglo-Saxons from 899 until his death.
An emergency department (ED), also known as an accident & emergency department (A&E), emergency room (ER), emergency ward (EW) or casualty department, is a medical treatment facility specializing in emergency medicine, the acute care of patients who present without prior appointment; either by their own means or by that of an ambulance.
The English Civil War (1642–1651) was a series of armed conflicts and political machinations between Parliamentarians ("Roundheads") and Royalists ("Cavaliers") over, principally, the manner of England's governance.
A fair (archaic: faire or fayre), also known as funfair, is a gathering of people for a variety of entertainment or commercial activities.
A flea market (or swap meet) is a type of bazaar that rents or provides space to people who want to sell or barter merchandise.
Sir Sydney Frank Markham (19 October 1897 – 13 October 1975) was a British politician, who represented three parties in Parliament.
Gawcott is a village about southwest of Buckingham in Aylesbury Vale district in Buckinghamshire, England.
Geographic contiguity is the characteristic in geography of political or geographical land divisions, as a group, not being interrupted by other land or water.
George Baldock (born 9 March 1993) is an English professional footballer who plays as a right-back for Championship club Sheffield United.
Sir George Gilbert Scott (13 July 1811 – 27 March 1878), styled Sir Gilbert Scott, was a prolific English Gothic revival architect, chiefly associated with the design, building and renovation of churches and cathedrals, although he started his career as a leading designer of workhouses.
Georgian architecture is the name given in most English-speaking countries to the set of architectural styles current between 1714 and 1830.
Gillian Blake (born 10 May 1949), Buckingham, England is a retired British actress who became well known in the early 1970s as Dora in Follyfoot.
A grammar school is one of several different types of school in the history of education in the United Kingdom and other English-speaking countries, originally a school teaching Latin, but more recently an academically-oriented secondary school, differentiated in recent years from less academic Secondary Modern Schools.
The Grand Junction Canal is a canal in England from Braunston in Northamptonshire to the River Thames at Brentford, with a number of branches.
A hamlet is a small human settlement.
The House of Commons is the lower house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
In the United Kingdom, independent schools (also private schools) are fee-paying private schools, governed by an elected board of governors and independent of many of the regulations and conditions that apply to state-funded schools.
An industrial park (also known as industrial estate, trading estate) is an area zoned and planned for the purpose of industrial development.
John Simon Bercow (born 19 January 1963) is a British politician who has been the Speaker of the House of Commons since June 2009.
Joinville is a commune in the Haute-Marne department in north-eastern France.
King's Sutton is a village and civil parish in South Northamptonshire, England in the valley of the River Cherwell.
Leighton Buzzard is a town in Bedfordshire, England near the Chiltern Hills and lying between Luton and Milton Keynes.
The London and North Western Railway (LNWR, L&NWR) was a British railway company between 1846 and 1922.
Maids Moreton is a village and civil parish in the Aylesbury Vale district of northern Buckinghamshire, England.
Market town or market right is a legal term, originating in the Middle Ages, for a European settlement that has the right to host markets, distinguishing it from a village and city.
A market, or marketplace, is a location where people regularly gather for the purchase and sale of provisions, livestock, and other goods.
Mary I (18 February 1516 – 17 November 1558) was the Queen of England and Ireland from July 1553 until her death.
Mary Pix (1666 – 17 May 1709) was an English novelist and playwright.
In the history of Europe, the Middle Ages (or Medieval Period) lasted from the 5th to the 15th century.
Milton Keynes, locally abbreviated to MK, is a large townAlthough Milton Keynes was specified to be a city in scale and the term "city" is used locally (inter alia to avoid confusion with its constituent towns), formally this title cannot be used.
Milton Keynes Central railway station serves Central Milton Keynes and the surrounding area of Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England.
Mouvaux is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.
The National Trust, formally the National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty, is a conservation organisation in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, and the largest membership organisation in the United Kingdom.
Neukirchen-Vluyn is a town in the district of Wesel, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
Newport Pagnell is a town in Buckinghamshire, England.
Northampton is the county town of Northamptonshire in the East Midlands of England.
Northamptonshire (abbreviated Northants.), archaically known as the County of Northampton, is a county in the East Midlands of England.
Oxford is a city in the South East region of England and the county town of Oxfordshire.
Oxfordshire (abbreviated Oxon, from Oxonium, the Latin name for Oxford) is a county in South East England.
Padbury is a village and also a civil parish within Aylesbury Vale district in Buckinghamshire, England.
A parish church (or parochial church) in Christianity is the church which acts as the religious centre of a parish.
Parkrun (stylised as parkrun) is the name given to a collection of five-kilometre running events that take place every Saturday morning in nineteen countries across five continents.
The Parliament of England was the legislature of the Kingdom of England, existing from the early 13th century until 1707, when it became the Parliament of Great Britain after the political union of England and Scotland created the Kingdom of Great Britain.
Penda (died 15 November 655)Manuscript A of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle gives the year as 655.
Prince Philippe of Orléans, Count of Paris (Louis Philippe Albert; 24 August 1838 – 8 September 1894), was the grandson of Louis Philippe I, King of the French.
Racelogic Ltd is an automotive technology company based in Buckingham, United Kingdom.
Richard Plantagenet Temple-Nugent-Brydges-Chandos-Grenville, 2nd Duke of Buckingham and Chandos, (11 February 1797 – 29 July 1861), styled Viscount Cobham from birth until 1813, Earl Temple between 1813 and 1822 and Marquess of Chandos between 1822 and 1839, was a British Tory politician.
Thomas Rickett from Buckingham, England, made a steam-powered car in 1860.
The River Great Ouse is a river in the United Kingdom, the longest of several British rivers called "Ouse".
Ian Robert Maxwell (10 June 1923 – 5 November 1991), born Ján Ludvík Hyman Binyamin Hoch, was a British media proprietor and Member of Parliament (MP).
Romaldkirk is a village in Teesdale, in the Pennines of England.
The Royal Buckinghamshire Yeomanry is an Operational Hygiene Squadron of the Royal Logistic Corps, originally formed as cavalry in 1794, and has also served in artillery and signals roles.
The Royal Latin School (RLS) is a co-educational grammar school in Buckingham, England, with one of the most distinguished histories as a grammar school in the country.
Rugby union, commonly known in most of the world as rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.
Rumwold was a medieval infant saint in England, said to have lived for three days in 662.
A saint (also historically known as a hallow) is a person who is recognized as having an exceptional degree of holiness or likeness or closeness to God.
Samuel Edward Thomas Baldock (born 15 March 1989) is an English professional footballer who plays as a striker for Brighton & Hove Albion.
The Saxons (Saxones, Sachsen, Seaxe, Sahson, Sassen, Saksen) were a Germanic people whose name was given in the early Middle Ages to a large country (Old Saxony, Saxonia) near the North Sea coast of what is now Germany.
A science park (also called a "university research park", or a "science and technology park") is defined as being a property-based development that accommodates and fosters the growth of tenant firms and that are affiliated with a university (or a government and private research bodies) based on proximity, ownership, and/or governance.
A secondary modern school is a type of secondary school that existed throughout England, Wales and Northern Ireland, from 1944 until the 1970s under the Tripartite System and still persist in Northern Ireland, where they are usually referred to simply as Secondary schools, and in areas of England, such as Buckinghamshire (where they are referred to as community schools), Lincolnshire, Wirral Medway and Kent where they are called high schools.
Shalstone is a village and also a civil parish within Aylesbury Vale district in Buckinghamshire, England.
Dame Shan Elizabeth Morgan DCMG (born 12 March 1955) is a British civil servant.
Silverstone Circuit is a motor racing circuit in England next to the Northamptonshire villages of Silverstone and Whittlebury.
Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.
is the Roman Catholic Church in Buckingham, England.
St Peter & St Paul is the Anglican parish church in Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, England.
Stagecoach bus route X5 is an inter-urban bus service linking Oxford and Cambridge via Bicester, Buckingham, Milton Keynes, Bedford and St Neots.
A steam car is a car (automobile) powered by a steam engine.
A steward is an official who is appointed by the legal ruling monarch to represent them in a country, and may have a mandate to govern it in their name; in the latter case, synonymous with the position of regent, vicegerent, viceroy (for Romance languages), governor, or deputy (the Roman rector, praefectus or vicarius).
Stony Stratford (often shortened to Stony) is a constituent town of Milton Keynes (in north Buckinghamshire, England) and is a civil parish with a town council within the Borough of Milton Keynes.
Stowe House is a grade I listed country house in Stowe, Buckinghamshire, England.
Stowe School is a selective independent school in Stowe, Buckinghamshire.
Stowe is a civil parish and former village about northwest of Buckingham in the Aylesbury Vale district of Buckinghamshire, England.
Strixton is a small village in Eastern Northamptonshire that borders the main A509 road between Wellingborough and Milton Keynes.
Superchips Ltd is a British company specialising in electronic engine tuning of cars.
The Salvation Army is a Protestant Christian church and an international charitable organisation structured in a quasi-military fashion.
Thornborough Bridge is located on the original Bletchley and Buckingham road, now bypassed by a modern bridge in 1974 for the A421.
Thornborough is a village and also a civil parish within Aylesbury Vale district in Buckinghamshire, England.
Tingewick is a village and civil parish about west of Buckingham in the Aylesbury Vale district of Buckinghamshire, England.
Towcester, the Roman town of Lactodorum, is an affluent market town in south Northamptonshire, England.
A town council, village council or rural council is a form of local government for small municipalities.
The Tripartite System was the arrangement of state-funded secondary education between 1945 and the 1970s in England and Wales, and from 1947 to 2009 in Northern Ireland.
A census of the population of the United Kingdom is taken every ten years.
The United Reformed Church (URC) is a Christian church in the United Kingdom.
The University of Buckingham (UB) is a non-profit, private university in the UK and the oldest of the country's five private universities.
The University of the Third Age is an international movement whose aims are the education and stimulation of mainly retired members of the community—those in their third 'age' of life.
The Victoria History of the Counties of England, commonly known as the Victoria County History or the VCH, is an English history project which began in 1899 and was dedicated to Queen Victoria with the aim of creating an encyclopaedic history of each of the historic counties of England.
Vikings (Old English: wicing—"pirate", Danish and vikinger; Swedish and vikingar; víkingar, from Old Norse) were Norse seafarers, mainly speaking the Old Norse language, who raided and traded from their Northern European homelands across wide areas of northern, central, eastern and western Europe, during the late 8th to late 11th centuries.
A visitor center or centre (see American and British English spelling differences), visitor information center, tourist information center, is a physical location that provides tourist information to visitors.
A water well is an excavation or structure created in the ground by digging, driving, boring, or drilling to access groundwater in underground aquifers.
A watermill or water mill is a mill that uses hydropower.
Whitesnake are an English hard rock band formed in 1978 by David Coverdale, after his departure from his previous band Deep Purple.
Winslow railway station is a former railway station which served the town of Winslow in north Buckinghamshire, England.
Winslow is a market town and civil parish designated as a town council in the Aylesbury Vale district of north Buckinghamshire.
Wipac is a British automotive engineering company based in Buckingham.
Wolverton railway station serves northern Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, especially Wolverton, Stony Stratford, New Bradwell, and nearby villages in south Northamptonshire.
Edward Wyndham Hazelton (8 May 1894 – 13 March 1958) was an English cricketer.
Yeomanry House is a former military headquarters in Buckingham.
Bourton Meadow School, Bourton, Buckinghamshire, Buckingham Primary School, Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, Buckingham, England, Buffler's Holt, Castle Fields, Grenville Combined School, Mount Pleasant, Buckinghamshire, Page Hill.