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The A4 is a major road in England from Central London to Avonmouth via Heathrow Airport, Reading, Bath and Bristol.
The A40 is a major trunk road connecting London to Goodwick (Fishguard), Wales, and officially called The London to Fishguard Trunk Road (A40) in all legal documents and Acts.
The A4010 is an important primary north-south road in Buckinghamshire, Southern England.
The A41 is a major trunk road in England that links London and Birkenhead, although it has now in parts been superseded by motorways.
The A413 is a major road in England that links Gerrards Cross to Towcester.
The A4146 is an A-class road in England running from M1 junction 14 at Milton Keynes, around Linslade and Leighton Buzzard to join the new A505 dual carriageway to Dunstable.
The A418 road is a main trunk road in Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire, England.
The A421 is an important road for east/west journeys across south central England.
The A5 London Holyhead Trunk Road is a major road in England and Wales.
The A509 is a short A-class road (around long) for north-south journeys in south central England, forming the route from Kettering in Northamptonshire to the M1 and A5 in Milton Keynes.
Adams Park is an association football stadium in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire.
Addington is a village and civil parish within Aylesbury Vale district in Buckinghamshire, England, about west of Winslow and south east of Buckingham.
Alastair James Hay Murray (born 10 May 1968), is an English comedian and TV personality.
Amersham is a market town and civil parish within the Chiltern district in Buckinghamshire, England, north-west of London, in the Chiltern Hills.
Amersham, often spelt as Agmondesham, was a constituency of the House of Commons of England until 1707, then in the House of Commons of Great Britain from 1707 to 1800 and finally in the House of Commons of the United Kingdom from 1801 to 1832.
In historiography, ancient Rome is Roman civilization from the founding of the city of Rome in the 8th century BC to the collapse of the Western Roman Empire in the 5th century AD, encompassing the Roman Kingdom, Roman Republic and Roman Empire until the fall of the western empire.
Andrew John Strauss (born 2 March 1977) is a former English cricketer who played all formats of the game internationally, captaining England in all three.
Andrew John Leonard "Andy" Fletcher (born 8 July 1961), popularly known as "Fletch", is an English keyboard player and one of the founding members of the electronic band Depeche Mode.
Andy Riley (born 27 April 1970) is a British author, cartoonist, and Emmy-winning screenwriter for TV and film.
Anne Boleyn (1501 – 19 May 1536) was Queen of England from 1533 to 1536 as the second wife of King Henry VIII.
Archibald Philip Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery, 1st Earl of Midlothian, (7 May 1847 – 21 May 1929) was a British Liberal politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from March 1894 to June 1895.
The architecture of Aylesbury, the county town of Buckinghamshire, reflects the ordinary architecture which can be found in many small towns in England where the buildings of the town were designed by local architects.
An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is an area of countryside in England, Wales or Northern Ireland which has been designated for conservation due to its significant landscape value.
Sir Arthur Lasenby Liberty (13 August 1843 – 11 May 1917) was a London merchant, and the founder of Liberty & Co.
Ascott is a hamlet and country house in the parish of Wing, Buckinghamshire, England.
Aston Abbotts or Aston Abbots is a village and civil parish in the Aylesbury Vale district of Buckinghamshire, England.
Aston Clinton is a historic village and civil parish in the Vale of Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire, England.
Aylesbury is the county town of Buckinghamshire, England.
Aylesbury is a constituency created in 1553 — created as a single-member seat in 1885 — represented in the House of Commons of the United Kingdom since 1992 by David Lidington, of the Conservative Party.
The Aylesbury Canal Society is a waterway society on the Grand Union Canal, Buckinghamshire, England.
Aylesbury Grammar School is a grammar school in Aylesbury situated in the English county of Buckinghamshire, which educates approximately 1,250 pupils.
The Aylesbury Vale (or Vale of Aylesbury) is a large area of gently rolling agricultural landscape located in the northern half of Buckinghamshire, England.
The Aylesbury–Princes Risborough line is a rural branch line between Princes Risborough and Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire, England.
Sir Barry Alan Crompton Gibb (born 1 September 1946) is a British singer, songwriter, musician and record producer who rose to worldwide fame as a co-founder of the group Bee Gees, one of the most commercially successful and critically acclaimed groups in the history of popular music.
The Battle of Agincourt (Azincourt) was a major English victory in the Hundred Years' War.
BBC Radio 1 is a British radio station operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation which also broadcasts internationally, specialising in modern and current popular music and chart hits throughout the day. Radio 1 provides alternative genres after 7pm, including electronic dance, hip hop, rock, indie or interviews. It was launched in 1967 to meet the demand for music generated by pirate radio stations, when the average age of the UK population was 27. The BBC claim that they target the 1529 age group, and the average age of its UK audience since 2009 is 30. BBC Radio 1 started 24-hour broadcasting on 1 May 1991.
Beaconsfield is a market town and civil parish within the South Bucks district in Buckinghamshire centred WNW of London and SSE of the county's administrative town, Aylesbury.
Bedford is the county town of Bedfordshire, England.
Bedfordshire (abbreviated Beds.) is a county in the East of England.
The Bee Gees --> were a pop music group formed in 1958.
Beech (Fagus) is a genus of deciduous trees in the family Fagaceae, native to temperate Europe, Asia, and North America.
Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield, (21 December 1804 – 19 April 1881) was a British statesman of the Conservative Party who twice served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Berkshire (abbreviated Berks, in the 17th century sometimes spelled Barkeshire as it is pronounced) is a county in south east England, west of London and is one of the home counties.
Bierton is a village in Buckinghamshire, England, about half a mile northeast of the town of Aylesbury.
Bledlow is a village in the civil parish of Bledlow-cum-Saunderton in Buckinghamshire, England.
Bletchley is a constituent town of Milton Keynes, in the ceremonial county of Buckinghamshire, England.
Bletchley and Fenny Stratford is a civil parish with a town council, in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England.
Bletchley Park was the central site for British (and subsequently, Allied) codebreakers during World War II.
The Borough of Milton Keynes is a unitary authority area and borough of the ceremonial county of Buckinghamshire.
John Edward Boulting (21 December 1913 – 17 June 1985) and Roy Alfred Clarence Boulting (21 December 1913 – 5 November 2001), known collectively as the Boulting brothers, were English filmmakers and identical twins who became known for their popular series of satirical comedies in the 1950s and 1960s.
Bourne End is a village mostly in the parish of Wooburn, but also in the parish of Little Marlow, in Buckinghamshire, England.
Bow Brickhill is a village and civil parish in the Borough of Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England.
Brill is a village and civil parish in Aylesbury Vale district in Buckinghamshire, England, close to the boundary with Oxfordshire.
British African Caribbean (or Afro-Caribbean) people are residents of the United Kingdom whose ancestors were primarily indigenous to Africa.
The British Army is the principal land warfare force of the United Kingdom, a part of British Armed Forces.
The British royal family comprises Queen Elizabeth II and her close relations.
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.
The Buckingham Arm is a canal that once ran from Cosgrove, Northamptonshire to Buckingham (in England).
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.
The Buckinghamshire County Museum is a museum in the centre of Aylesbury, in Buckinghamshire, England.
Buckinghamshire New University, styled bucks new university, is a public university with campuses in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, and Uxbridge, Middlesex.
Buckinghamshire University Technical College (or Buckinghamshire UTC) is a university technical college (UTC) which opened in September 2013 in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England.
The Bucks County Show is an annual one-day agricultural show held in Buckinghamshire, England established in 1859.
Bucks County is a county located in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Burnham is a large village and civil parish that lies north of the River Thames in the South Bucks District of Buckinghamshire, on the boundary with Berkshire, between the towns of Maidenhead and Slough, about 23 miles west of Charing Cross, London.
The Celts (see pronunciation of ''Celt'' for different usages) were an Indo-European people in Iron Age and Medieval Europe who spoke Celtic languages and had cultural similarities, although the relationship between ethnic, linguistic and cultural factors in the Celtic world remains uncertain and controversial.
The Central Belt of Scotland is the area of highest population density within Scotland.
Central London is the innermost part of London, in the United Kingdom, spanning several boroughs.
The Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies is the county record office for Buckinghamshire, England.
The ceremonial counties, also referred to as the lieutenancy areas of England, are areas of England to which a Lord Lieutenant is appointed.
Chalfont St Giles is a village and civil parish within the Chiltern district in south east Buckinghamshire, England, on the edge of the Chilterns, from London, and near Seer Green, Jordans, Chalfont St Peter, Little Chalfont and Amersham.
Chalfont St Peter is a village and civil parish in Chiltern district in south-east Buckinghamshire, England.
Charles Butler (1571 – 29 March 1647), sometimes called the Father of English Beekeeping, was a logician, grammarist, author, priest (Vicar of Wootton St Lawrence, near Basingstoke, England), and an influential beekeeper.
Chequers, or Chequers Court, is the country house of the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Chesham is a market town in the Chiltern Hills, Buckinghamshire, England.
Nicholas Bracegirdle, (born 28 February 1971) known professionally as Chicane, is a British musician, composer, songwriter, and record producer.
Chiltern is one of four local government districts of Buckinghamshire in south central England.
The Chiltern Forest is a large expanse of woodland that covers part of the Chiltern Hills in south east England.
The Chiltern Hills form a chalk escarpment in South East England.
The Chiltern Main Line is an inter-urban, regional and commuter railway, part of the British railway system.
Chiltern Railways is a British train operating company owned by Arriva UK Trains that has operated the Chiltern Railways franchise since July 1996.
The Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway is a preserved standard gauge heritage railway with its headquarters and (at present) only station at Chinnor in South Oxfordshire, England.
Cholera is an infection of the small intestine by some strains of the bacterium Vibrio cholerae.
Chris Standring (born 1960) is a British jazz guitarist known for his heavy use of 1970s-style musical nuances.
Priscilla Maria Veronica White OBE (27 May 1943 – 1 August 2015), known by her stage name Cilla Black, was an English singer, television presenter, actress and author.
Cliveden (pronounced) is a National Trust-owned estate in Buckinghamshire, on the border with Berkshire.
A coat of arms is a heraldic visual design on an escutcheon (i.e., shield), surcoat, or tabard.
Colossus was a set of computers developed by British codebreakers in the years 1943–1945 to help in the cryptanalysis of the Lorenz cipher.
David Lloyd Vitty (born 24 April 1974 in Hong Kong) is a radio presenter working in the UK.
A comprehensive school is a secondary school that is a state school and does not select its intake on the basis of academic achievement or aptitude, in contrast to the selective school system, where admission is restricted on the basis of selection criteria.
A computer is a device that can be instructed to carry out sequences of arithmetic or logical operations automatically via computer programming.
The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, is a centre-right political party in the United Kingdom.
Coombe Hill is a hill in The Chilterns, located next to the hamlet of Dunsmore, Buckinghamshire, England, near the small town of Wendover, and overlooking Aylesbury Vale.
A county town in Great Britain or Ireland is usually, but not always, the location of administrative or judicial functions within the county.
Crossrail is a railway line under development in London and the home counties of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Essex, England.
Croydon is a large town in south London, England, south of Charing Cross.
Custos rotulorum (plural: custodes rotulorum; Latin for "keeper of the rolls") is a civic post which is recognised in the United Kingdom (except Scotland) and in Jamaica.
Czechoslovakia, or Czecho-Slovakia (Czech and Československo, Česko-Slovensko), was a sovereign state in Central Europe that existed from October 1918, when it declared its independence from the Austro-Hungarian Empire, until its peaceful dissolution into the:Czech Republic and:Slovakia on 1 January 1993.
Sir David John White, (born 2 February 1940), known professionally by his stage name David Jason, is a British actor known especially for his comedic roles.
Deer (singular and plural) are the ruminant mammals forming the family Cervidae.
Lieutenant Herbert Denham Brotheridge was a British Army officer who served with the 2nd Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry (the 52nd) during the Second World War.
Denham is a village and civil parish in the South Bucks district of Buckinghamshire, England.
Depeche Mode are an English electronic band formed in Basildon, Essex in 1980.
Dominic Rennie Raab (born 25 February 1974) is a British Conservative Party politician.
Dorney Lake (also known as Eton College Rowing Centre, and as Eton Dorney as a 2012 Summer Olympics venue) is a purpose-built rowing lake in England.
Downley is a village and civil parish in the Wycombe district of Buckinghamshire, England.
Dr Challoner's Grammar School (also known as DCGS, Challoner's Boys or simply Challoner's) is a selective grammar school for boys, with a co-educational Sixth Form, in Amersham, Buckinghamshire, England.
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".
Richard Horatio Edgar Wallace (1 April 1875 – 10 February 1932) was an English writer.
Edmund Waller, FRS (3 March 1606 – 21 October 1687) was an English poet and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1624 and 1679.
Edvard Beneš, sometimes anglicised to Edward Benesh (28 May 1884 – 3 September 1948), was a Czech politician and statesman who was President of Czechoslovakia from 1935 to 1938 and again from 1945 to 1948.
Edward the Confessor (Ēadƿeard Andettere, Eduardus Confessor; 1003 – 5 January 1066), also known as Saint Edward the Confessor, was among the last Anglo-Saxon kings of England.
The eleven-plus (11-plus) is an examination administered to some students in England and Northern Ireland in their last year of primary education, which governs admission to grammar schools and other secondary schools which use academic selection.
Ellesborough is a village and civil parish in Wycombe district in Buckinghamshire, England.
Emily BerglBirths, Marriages & Deaths Index of England & Wales, 1916–2005.; at ancestry.com (born Anne Emily Bergl, 25 April 1975) is an English-American actress.
Emma Ferreira (born 14 December 1975) is an English contemporary artist, sculptor, photographer, entrepreneur and philanthropist.
Emmerson Orlando Boyce (born 24 September 1979) is a professional footballer who is currently a free agent.
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.
Enid Mary Blyton (11 August 1897 – 28 November 1968) was an English children's writer whose books have been among the world's best-sellers since the 1930s, selling more than 600 million copies.
Errol Barnett is a British-born American anchor and correspondent for CBS News based in Washington, D.C. He previously anchored "CNN Newsroom" during overnight hours in the U.S. after hosting CNN International's cultural affairs program "Inside Africa." During his two years at the helm of the award-winning show Barnett reported from 22 countries including Senegal, Morocco, Ethiopia and Madagascar.
Eton is a town and civil parish in the ceremonial county of Berkshire, but within the historic boundaries of Buckinghamshire, lying on the opposite bank of the River Thames to Windsor and connected to it by Windsor Bridge.
The European Union (EU) is a political and economic union of EUnum member states that are located primarily in Europe.
Eythrope (previously Ethorp) is a hamlet and country house in the parish of Waddesdon, in Buckinghamshire, England.
A famine is a widespread scarcity of food, caused by several factors including war, inflation, crop failure, population imbalance, or government policies.
Fern Britton (born 17 July 1957) is an English television presenter, best known for her television work with ITV and the BBC.
The Flag Institute is an educational charity headquartered in London, UK.
The flag of Buckinghamshire is the flag of the English county of Buckinghamshire.
Fred Bernard Pooley CBE (18 April 1916 – 11 March 1998) is best known as the county architect of Buckinghamshire, and his futuristic monorail proposals for a new town in north Bucks that eventually became Milton Keynes.
Frederick, Prince of Wales, KG (1 February 1707 – 31 March 1751) was heir apparent to the British throne from 1727 until his death from a lung injury at the age of 44 in 1751.
A free school in England is a type of academy, a non-profit-making, independent, state-funded school which is free to attend but which is not wholly controlled by a local authority.
Frieth is a village in the parish of Hambleden, in Buckinghamshire, England.
Fulmer is a village and civil parish in South Buckinghamshire district in Buckinghamshire, England.
Gawcott is a village about southwest of Buckingham in Aylesbury Vale district in Buckinghamshire, England.
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.
Gerrards Cross is a town and civil parish in south Buckinghamshire, England, separated from the London Borough of Hillingdon at Harefield by Denham, south of Chalfont St Peter and north of Fulmer and Hedgerley.
Giles Cooper is a British entertainment producer, concert promoter and marketer.
Gothic Revival (also referred to as Victorian Gothic or neo-Gothic) is an architectural movement that began in the late 1740s in England.
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 Union Canal in England is part of the British canal system.
Great and Little Hampden is a civil parish in Buckinghamshire, England, about three miles south-east of Princes Risborough.
Great Missenden is an affluent village with approximately 2,000 residents in the Misbourne Valley in the Chiltern Hills in Buckinghamshire, England, situated between the towns of Amersham and Wendover, with direct rail connections to London Marylebone.
The Great Western main line is a main line railway in England, that runs westwards from London Paddington to.
First Greater Western Limited, trading as Great Western Railway (GWR), is a British train operating company owned by FirstGroup that operates the Greater Western railway franchise.
Greater London is a region of England which forms the administrative boundaries of London, as well as a county for the purposes of the lieutenancies.
Haddington Hill (also called Wendover Hill) is a hill in The Chilterns, and the highest point in the English county of Buckinghamshire.
Halton is a small village and civil parish in the Aylesbury Vale district of Buckinghamshire, England and is located about 2 miles north of Wendover & 5 miles southeast of Aylesbury.
A hamlet is a small human settlement.
The Harrow Road is an ancient route in London which runs from Paddington in a northwesterly direction towards Harrow, northwest London.
Hartwell House is a country house in the village of Hartwell in Buckinghamshire, southern England.
Hayley Catherine Rose Vivien Mills (born 18 April 1946) is an English actress.
Hazlemere is a village and civil parish in Buckinghamshire, England, 2.5 miles northeast of High Wycombe on the A404 leading to Amersham which intersects with the B474 at Hazlemere.
Hedsor is a small village and civil parish in Wycombe district in Buckinghamshire, England, in the very south of the county, near the River Thames and Bourne End.
Henry VIII (28 June 1491 – 28 January 1547) was King of England from 1509 until his death.
Hertfordshire (often abbreviated Herts) is a county in southern England, bordered by Bedfordshire to the north, Cambridgeshire to the north-east, Essex to the east, Buckinghamshire to the west and Greater London to the south.
A high sheriff is a ceremonial officer for each shrieval county of England and Wales and Northern Ireland or the chief sheriff of a number of paid sheriffs in U.S. states who outranks and commands the others in their court-related functions.
The High Sheriff of Buckinghamshire, in common with other counties, was originally the King's representative on taxation upholding the law in Saxon times.
High Speed 2 (HS2) is a planned high-speed railway in the United Kingdom, directly linking London, Birmingham, the East Midlands, Leeds and Manchester.
High Wycombe, often referred to as Wycombe, is a large town in Buckinghamshire, England.
The High Wycombe Urban Area is defined by the Office for National Statistics as a conurbation is southern Buckinghamshire.
The historic counties of England are areas that were established for administration by the Normans, in many cases based on earlier kingdoms and shires created by the Anglo-Saxons and others.
The Historic England Archive is the public archive of Historic England, located in The Engine House on Fire Fly Avenue in Swindon, formerly part of the Swindon Works of the Great Western Railway.
Historically, Holmer Green was a hamlet in the civil parish of Little Missenden, in Buckinghamshire, England.
The home counties are the counties of England that surround London (although several of them do not border it).
Horsenden is a hamlet in Wycombe district, Buckinghamshire, England and is in the civil parish of Longwick-cum-Ilmer.
John Howard Jones (born 23 February 1955) is a British singer, musician and songwriter.
Hughenden Manor is a red brick Victorian mansion, located near High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England.
Humphrey Stafford, 1st Duke of Buckingham, 6th Earl of Stafford, (1402 – 10 July 1460) was an English nobleman and a military commander in both the Hundred Years' War and in the Wars of the Roses.
George Iain Duncan Smith (born 9 April 1954), often referred to by his initials IDS, is a British Conservative Party politician.
Ian Robins Dury (12 May 1942 – 27 March 2000) was an English singer-songwriter and actor who rose to fame during the late 1970s, during the punk and new wave era of rock music.
Ibstone (previously Ipstone) is a village and civil parish within Wycombe district in Buckinghamshire, England.
Independent Television News (ITN) is a British-based news and content provider.
Iver is a large civil parish in the South Bucks district of Buckinghamshire, England.
Iver railway station is situated in the village of Richings Park, near Iver, Buckinghamshire, England.
Sir John Young "Jackie" Stewart, (born 11 June 1939) is a British former Formula One racing driver from Scotland.
James Kimberley Corden (born 22 August 1978) is an English actor, writer, producer, comedian, television host, and singer.
Jamiroquai are a British jazz-funk band from London, formed in 1992.
Jay Kay (born Jason Luís Cheetham; 30 December 1969) is an English singer-songwriter.
Jerome Klapka Jerome (2 May 1859 – 14 June 1927) was an English writer and humorist, best known for the comic travelogue Three Men in a Boat (1889).
Joan Mary Gale Robinson, née Thomas (10 February 1910 – 20 August 1988), was a British author and illustrator of children's books.
John Archdale (1642–1717) served as British colonial Governor of North Carolina and Governor of South Carolina in 1695 and 1696.
John Raymond Craven, (born 16 August 1940) is an English journalist and television presenter, best known for presenting the BBC programmes Newsround, Countryfile and Beat the Brain.
Sir Arthur John Gielgud (14 April 1904 – 21 May 2000) was an English actor and theatre director whose career spanned eight decades.
John Hampden (ca. 1595 – 1643) was an English politician who was one of the leading parliamentarians involved in challenging the authority of Charles I of England in the run-up to the English Civil War.
John Paton Laurie (25 March 1897 – 23 June 1980) was a Scottish actor.
Sir John Mills, (born Lewis Ernest Watts Mills, 22 February 190823 April 2005) was an English actor who appeared in more than 120 films in a career spanning seven decades.
John Milton (9 December 16088 November 1674) was an English poet, polemicist, man of letters, and civil servant for the Commonwealth of England under its Council of State and later under Oliver Cromwell.
John Otway (born 2 October 1952 in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England) is an English singer-songwriter who has built a sizeable cult audience through extensive touring.
John Wilkes (17 October 1725 – 26 December 1797) was an English radical, journalist, and politician.
John Wycliffe (also spelled Wyclif, Wycliff, Wiclef, Wicliffe, Wickliffe; 1320s – 31 December 1384) was an English scholastic philosopher, theologian, Biblical translator, reformer, English priest, and a seminary professor at the University of Oxford.
Jonathan "Jon" Lewis (born 26 August 1975) is a former English cricketer who is currently bowling coach at Sussex County Cricket Club.
Jordans is a village located in Chalfont St Giles parish in Buckinghamshire, England.
Julian Arthur Charles Haviland (born 8 June 1930) is a British print and broadcasting journalist of over sixty years' standing.
Justin Edward Sullivan (born 8 April 1956, Jordans, Buckinghamshire) is an English singer and songwriter.
In real estate, a landed property or landed estate is a property that generates income for the owner without the owner having to do the actual work of the estate.
Latin (Latin: lingua latīna) is a classical language belonging to the Italic branch of the Indo-European languages.
Boundary changes affecting the English county of Buckinghamshire.
The ceremonial county of Buckinghamshire, which includes the unitary authority of Milton Keynes, is divided into 7 Parliamentary constituencies – 1 Borough constituency and 6 County constituencies.
:See the list of places in England for places in other counties. This is a list of places in the ceremonial county of Buckinghamshire, England.
A listed building, or listed structure, is one that has been placed on one of the four statutory lists maintained by Historic England in England, Historic Environment Scotland in Scotland, Cadw in Wales, and the Northern Ireland Environment Agency in Northern Ireland.
Little Chalfont is a village and civil parish in the Chiltern district of Buckinghamshire, England.
Little Marlow is a village and civil parish in Buckinghamshire, England.
Little Mix are a British girl group formed in 2011 during the eighth series of the UK version of The X Factor.
Local education authorities (LEAs) are the local councils in England and Wales that are responsible for education within their jurisdiction.
The London commuter belt is a metropolitan area that includes London and its surrounding commuter zone (the area in which it is practical to commute to work in London).
The London–Aylesbury Line is a railway line between London (Marylebone) and Aylesbury, going via the Chiltern Hills; it is operated by Chiltern Railways.
There has been a Lord Lieutenant of Buckinghamshire almost continuously since the position was created by King Henry VIII in 1535.
The Lord-Lieutenant is the British monarch's personal representative in each county of the United Kingdom.
Louis XVIII (Louis Stanislas Xavier; 17 November 1755 – 16 September 1824), known as "the Desired" (le Désiré), was a monarch of the House of Bourbon who ruled as King of France from 1814 to 1824, except for a period in 1815 known as the Hundred Days.
Lucinda "Lucy" Dryzek (born 4th August 1991) is an English actress, known for playing Katy Riley in the BBC sitcom Life of Riley and Jasmine Burrows in BBC medical drama Holby City.
Ludgershall is a village and civil parish in the Aylesbury Vale district of Buckinghamshire, England.
Lynda Bellingham, OBE (born Meredith Lee Hughes; 31 May 194819 October 2014) was an English actress, broadcaster and author perhaps best known for her appearances as the mother in the long-running series of "Oxo Family" British TV adverts between 1983 and 1999.
The M1 is a motorway in England connecting London to Leeds, where it joins the A1(M) near Aberford, to connect to Newcastle.
The M25 or London Orbital Motorway is a motorway that encircles almost all of Greater London, England (with the exception of North Ockendon), in the United Kingdom.
The M4 is a motorway which runs between London and South Wales in the United Kingdom.
The M40 is a motorway connecting London and Birmingham; part of this road forms a section of the unsigned European route E05.
Maidenhead is a large town in Berkshire, England, on the south-western bank of the River Thames.
Marillion are a British rock band, formed in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, in 1979.
Mark Alan Webber (born 27 August 1976) is an Australian former professional racing driver, who last competed in the FIA World Endurance Championship as a Porsche works driver in LMP1, in which he won the championship in 2015.
Marlow Bottom is a large linear village occupying a valley to the north of Marlow, Buckinghamshire.
The Marlow branch line is a single track railway line between Maidenhead in Berkshire and Bourne End and Marlow in Buckinghamshire.
Marlow (historically Great Marlow or Chipping Marlow) is a town and civil parish within Wycombe district in south Buckinghamshire, England.
The Marston Vale line (Network Rail route MD 140) is the community rail line between and in England, formerly part of the "Varsity line" between and.
Martin Grech (born 1982) is an English singer, songwriter and musician from Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire.
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (née Godwin; 30 August 1797 – 1 February 1851) was an English novelist, short story writer, dramatist, essayist, biographer, and travel writer, best known for her Gothic novel ''Frankenstein: or, The Modern Prometheus'' (1818).
Matthew Phillips (born 13 March 1991) is a professional footballer who plays as a winger for Championship club West Bromwich Albion and the Scotland national team.
Melanie Janine Brown (born 29 May 1975), also known as Mel B or Melanie B, is an English singer, songwriter, actress, and television personality.
A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the voters to a parliament.
Mentmore is a village and civil parish in the Aylesbury Vale district of Buckinghamshire, England.
Mercia (Miercna rīce) was one of the kingdoms of the Anglo-Saxon Heptarchy.
The Metropolitan Green Belt is a statutory green belt around London, England.
The Metropolitan line (colloquially known as the Met) is a London Underground line that runs between in the City of London and and in Buckinghamshire, with branches to in Hertfordshire and in the western London Borough of Hillingdon.
Michael York, OBE (born Michael Hugh Johnson; 27 March 1942) is an English actor.
Michael Gordon Oldfield (born 15 May 1953) is an English musician and composer.
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 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.
Nancy Witcher Langhorne Astor, Viscountess Astor, CH (19 May 18792 May 1964) was the first female Member of Parliament to take her seat.
The National Film and Television School (NFTS) is a film, television and games school established in 1971 and based at Beaconsfield Studios in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, England.
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.
Nduka Onwuegbute (born 1969) is a Nigerian British playwright, currently living in the United Kingdom.
The New Model Army of England was formed in 1645 by the Parliamentarians in the English Civil War, and was disbanded in 1660 after the Restoration.
Newport Pagnell is a town in Buckinghamshire, England.
Nicholas Beggs (born 15 December 1961Larkin, Colin (1997) The Virgin Encyclopedia of Eighties Music, Virgin Books,, p. 270-271) is an English musician, noted for playing the bass guitar and the chapman stick; he is a member of The Mute Gods and Kajagoogoo, formerly also a part of Iona and Ellis, Beggs, & Howard and plays in the band of Steven Wilson.
Noel Ernest Edmonds (born 22 December 1948) is an English television presenter and executive.
Noel Thomas David Gallagher (born 29 May 1967) is a British singer, songwriter and guitarist.
The Classification of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS; French: Nomenclature des unités territoriales statistiques) is a geocode standard for referencing the subdivisions of countries for statistical purposes.
A non-metropolitan county, or colloquially, shire county, is a county-level entity in England that is not a metropolitan county.
North Carolina is a U.S. state in the southeastern region of the United States.
North Wales (Gogledd Cymru) is an unofficial region of Wales.
North West England, one of nine official regions of England, consists of the five counties of Cheshire, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Merseyside.
Northamptonshire (abbreviated Northants.), archaically known as the County of Northampton, is a county in the East Midlands of England.
Oasis were an English rock band formed in Manchester in 1991.
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) is the executive office of the UK Statistics Authority, a non-ministerial department which reports directly to the UK Parliament.
Old English (Ænglisc, Anglisc, Englisc), or Anglo-Saxon, is the earliest historical form of the English language, spoken in England and southern and eastern Scotland in the early Middle Ages.
Olney (rarely) is a market town and civil parish in the Borough of Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire in South East England.
The Open University (OU) is a public distance learning and research university, and one of the biggest universities in the UK for undergraduate education.
Osgyth (or Osyth) (died c.700 AD) was an English saint.
Oxfordshire (abbreviated Oxon, from Oxonium, the Latin name for Oxford) is a county in South East England.
John Michael "Ozzy" Osbourne (also known as The Prince of Darkness) (born 3 December 1948) is an English singer, songwriter and actor.
Pauline Perpetua Quirke (born 8 July 1959) is an English actress, known for her role as Sharon Theodopolopodous in the long-running comedy series Birds of a Feather from 1989 to 1998, and again since 2014.
Pegasus Bridge is a bascule bridge (a type of movable bridge), that was built in 1934, that crossed the Caen Canal, between Caen and Ouistreham, in Normandy, France.
Penn is a village and civil parish in the Chiltern district of Buckinghamshire, England.
Percy Bysshe Shelley (4 August 17928 July 1822) was one of the major English Romantic poets, and is regarded by some as among the finest lyric and philosophical poets in the English language, and one of the most influential.
Peter Alexander Rupert Carington, 6th Baron Carrington, (born 6 June 1919) is a British Conservative politician and hereditary peer who served as Defence Secretary between 1970 and 1974, Foreign Secretary between 1979 and 1982, chairman of General Electric between 1983 and 1984, and Secretary General of NATO from 1984 to 1988.
Peter David Jones, CBE (born 18 March 1966) is a British entrepreneur and businessman with interests in mobile phones, television, media, leisure, retail and property.
Pinewood Studios is a British film and television studio located in Iver Heath, Buckinghamshire, about from Slough, from Uxbridge, and approximately west of central London.
The pound sterling (symbol: £; ISO code: GBP), commonly known as the pound and less commonly referred to as Sterling, is the official currency of the United Kingdom, Jersey, Guernsey, the Isle of Man, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, the British Antarctic Territory, and Tristan da Cunha.
The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom is the head of the United Kingdom government.
Prince Michael of Kent, (Michael George Charles Franklin; born 4 July 1942) is a member of the British royal family.
Princes Risborough is an affluent small town in Buckinghamshire, England, about 9 miles south of Aylesbury and 8 miles north west of High Wycombe.
Quarrendon is a civil parish and also the name of a now deserted medieval village on the outskirts of Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire, England.
Queens Park Rangers Football Club, commonly abbreviated to QPR, is a professional association football club based in White City, London.
Richard Anthony Lee (born 5 October 1982) is a retired English professional football goalkeeper, best remembered for his spells in the Football League with Watford and Brentford.
The River Great Ouse is a river in the United Kingdom, the longest of several British rivers called "Ouse".
The River Thames is a river that flows through southern England, most notably through London.
Roald Dahl (13 September 1916 – 23 November 1990) was a British novelist, short story writer, poet, screenwriter, and fighter pilot.
The Roald Dahl Children's Gallery is in Church Street, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England.
Roger of Wendover (died 6 May 1236), probably a native of Wendover in Buckinghamshire, was an English chronicler of the 13th century.
The Rothschild banking family of England was founded in 1798 by Nathan Mayer von Rothschild (1777–1836) who first settled in Manchester but then moved to London.
The Rothschild family is a wealthy Jewish family descending from Mayer Amschel Rothschild (1744–1812), a court factor to the German Landgraves of Hesse-Kassel in the Free City of Frankfurt, Holy Roman Empire, who established his banking business in the 1760s. Unlike most previous court factors, Rothschild managed to bequeath his wealth and established an international banking family through his five sons, who established themselves in London, Paris, Frankfurt, Vienna, and Naples. The family was elevated to noble rank in the Holy Roman Empire and the United Kingdom. During the 19th century, the Rothschild family possessed the largest private fortune in the world, as well as the largest private fortune in modern world history.The House of Rothschild: Money's prophets, 1798–1848, Volume 1, Niall Ferguson, 1999, page 481-85The Secret Life of the Jazz Baroness, from The Times 11 April 2009, Rosie Boycott The family's wealth was divided among various descendants, and today their interests cover a diverse range of fields, including financial services, real estate, mining, energy, mixed farming, winemaking and nonprofits.The Rothschilds: Portrait of a Dynasty, By Frederic Morton, page 11 The Rothschild family has frequently been the subject of conspiracy theories, many of which have antisemitic origins.
Of all the landowners in the home counties, particularly the Buckinghamshire area, none has had more impact on the landscape than the Rothschild family.
Rowing, often referred to as crew in the United States, is a sport whose origins reach back to Ancient Egyptian times.
Roy Castle, OBE (31 August 1932 – 2 September 1994) was an English dancer, singer, comedian, actor, television presenter and musician.
The Royal Variety Performance is a televised variety show held annually in the United Kingdom to raise money for the Royal Variety Charity (of which Queen Elizabeth II is life-patron).
Rumwold was a medieval infant saint in England, said to have lived for three days in 662.
Ruth Sarah Farwell CBE DL retired as Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive of Buckinghamshire New University in February 2015.
Safety Centre (Hazard Alley) Ltd is a purpose-built interactive safety centre in Milton Keynes, opened in 1994.
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.
A secondary technical school was a type of secondary school in the United Kingdom that existed in the mid-20th century under the Tripartite System of education.
Silverstone Circuit is a motor racing circuit in England next to the Northamptonshire villages of Silverstone and Whittlebury.
Simon Andrew Thomas Standage (born 8 November 1941 in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire) is an English violinist and conductor best known for playing and conducting music of the baroque and classical eras on original instruments.
Sir Henry Egerton Aubrey-Fletcher, 8th Baronet (born 27 November 1945) is the current Lord Lieutenant of Buckinghamshire.
A sixth form college is an educational institution in England, Wales, Northern Ireland, Belize, the Caribbean, Malta, Norway, Brunei, and Malaysia, among others, where students aged 16 to 19 typically study for advanced school-level qualifications, such as A-levels, Business and Technology Education Council (BTEC) and the International Baccalaureate Diploma, or school-level qualifications such as General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) examinations.
Slough is a large town in Berkshire, England, on the western fringes of the Greater London Urban Area, west of central London, north of Windsor, east of Maidenhead, south-east of High Wycombe and north-east of the county town of Reading.
The Slough Arm is a short canal branch from the Grand Union Main Line to Slough in Berkshire (before 1974 in Buckinghamshire), England.
South Bucks is one of four local government districts in the non-metropolitan county of Buckinghamshire, in South East England.
South Carolina is a U.S. state in the southeastern region of the United States.
South East England is the most populous of the nine official regions of England at the first level of NUTS for statistical purposes.
South Wales (De Cymru) is the region of Wales bordered by England and the Bristol Channel to the east and south, and Mid Wales and West Wales to the north and west.
South West England is one of nine official regions of England.
Southern is the brand name used by the Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) train operating company on the Southern routes of the Thameslink, Southern and Great Northern franchise in England.
Stadium MK (initially named stadium:mk, stylized stadiummk) is a football ground in the Denbigh district of Bletchley in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England.
Sir Steven Geoffrey Redgrave (born on 23 March 1962) is a retired British rower who won gold medals at five consecutive Olympic Games from 1984 to 2000.
Steven Rothery (born 25 November 1959) is an English musician.
Stewkley is a village and civil parish in the Aylesbury Vale district of Buckinghamshire, England.
Stoke Mandeville is a village and civil parish in the Vale of Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire, England.
Stowe House is a grade I listed country house in Stowe, Buckinghamshire, England.
The subdivisions of England constitute a hierarchy of administrative divisions and non-administrative ceremonial areas.
Swans are birds of the family Anatidae within the genus Cygnus.
Swan upping is an annual ceremony in England in which mute swans on the River Thames are rounded up, caught, ringed, and then released.
Swanbourne is a village and civil parish in the Aylesbury Vale district of Buckinghamshire, England.
Thomas Stearns Eliot, (26 September 1888 – 4 January 1965), was an essayist, publisher, playwright, literary and social critic, and "one of the twentieth century's major poets".
Taplow is a village and civil parish in the South Bucks district of Buckinghamshire, England.
Sir Terence David John Pratchett (28 April 1948 – 12 March 2015) was an English author of fantasy novels, especially comical works.
Sir Michael Terence Wogan (3 August 1938 – 31 January 2016), better known as Terry Wogan, was an Irish radio and television broadcaster who worked for the BBC in the UK for most of his career.
Helen Elizabeth "Tess" Daly (born 27 April 1969) is an English model and television presenter, best known for co-presenting the BBC One celebrity dancing show Strictly Come Dancing since 2004.
Thames Valley Police, formerly known as Thames Valley Constabulary, is the territorial police force responsible for policing the Thames Valley area covered by the counties of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire.
The Daily Telegraph, commonly referred to simply as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally.
The Times is a British daily (Monday to Saturday) national newspaper based in London, England.
Thomas Boleyn, 1st Earl of Wiltshire, 1st Earl of Ormond, 1st Viscount Rochford KG KB (c. 1477 – 12 March 1539) was an English diplomat and politician in the Tudor era.
Thomas Love Peacock (18 October 1785 – 23 January 1866) was an English novelist, poet, and official of the East India Company.
Sir Timothy Miles Bindon Rice (born 10 November 1944) is an English author and Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, Tony Award, and Grammy Award-winning lyricist.
Roland "Tiny" Rowland (November 27, 1917 – July 25, 1998) was a controversial high-profile British businessman, corporate raider and Chief Executive of the Lonrho conglomerate from 1962 to 1994.
A train operating company (TOC) is a business operating passenger trains on the railway system of Great Britain under the collective National Rail brand.
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 unitary authority is a type of local authority that has a single tier and is responsible for all local government functions within its area or performs additional functions which elsewhere in the relevant country are usually performed by national government or a higher level of sub-national government.
The University Campus Milton Keynes (UCMK, previously known as University Centre Milton Keynes) is a small higher education institute in Milton Keynes, England, that is a campus of the University of Bedfordshire.
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 Varsity Line (or Oxford to Cambridge line) is the railway route that used to link the English university cities of Oxford and Cambridge, operated successively by the London and North Western Railway, the London, Midland and Scottish Railway, and British Railways.
Vernon Charles Kay (born 28 April 1974) is an English television presenter, radio DJ and former model best known for his television roles with ITV, presenting shows such as All Star Family Fortunes (2006–2015), Beat the Star (2008–2009) and Splash! (2013–2014).
Virgin Trains (legal name West Coast Trains Limited) is a train operating company in the United Kingdom owned by Virgin Rail Group that has operated the InterCity West Coast franchise since 9 March 1997.
Waddesdon is a village within the Aylesbury Vale district in Buckinghamshire, England, 6 miles from Aylesbury on the A41 road.
Waddesdon Manor is a country house in the village of Waddesdon, in Buckinghamshire, England.
Władysław Eugeniusz Sikorski (20 May 1881 – 4 July 1943) was a Polish military and political leader.
Wendover is a market town at the foot of the Chiltern Hills in Buckinghamshire, England.
The Wendover Arm Canal is part of the Grand Union Canal in England, and forms part of the British canal system.
Wendover Woods is an area of woodland on the north edge of the Chiltern Hills in England.
The West Coast Main Line (WCML) is one of the most important railway corridors in the United Kingdom, connecting the major cities of London, Birmingham, Liverpool, Manchester, and Glasgow.
The West London line is a short railway in inner West London that links in the south to Willesden Junction in the north.
The West Midlands is one of nine official regions of England at the first level of NUTS for statistical purposes.
West Midlands Trains (WMT) is a train operating company in the United Kingdom that operates passenger trains on the West Midlands franchise between London and stations in the English Midlands.
West Wycombe Park is a country house built between 1740 and 1800 near the village of West Wycombe in Buckinghamshire, England.
Weston Turville is a historic village and civil parish in the Vale of Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire, England.
Whitchurch is a village and civil parish in the Aylesbury Vale district of Buckinghamshire, England.
Whiteleaf Cross from below Whiteleaf Cross is a cross-shaped chalk hill carving, with a triangular base, on Whiteleaf Hill in Whiteleaf near Princes Risborough in Buckinghamshire.
Wigan Athletic Football Club is a professional football club in Wigan, Greater Manchester, England, which competes in the Championship, the second tier of the English football league system.
William Penn (14 October 1644 – 30 July 1718) was the son of Sir William Penn, and was an English real estate entrepreneur, philosopher, early Quaker, and founder of the English North American colony the Province of Pennsylvania.
Wingrave is a village in Buckinghamshire, England, about four miles north east of Aylesbury and three miles south west of Wing.
Winslow is a market town and civil parish designated as a town council in the Aylesbury Vale district of north Buckinghamshire.
Woburn Sands is a small town and civil parish in the Borough of Milton Keynes, England.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
Wotton Underwood is a village and civil parish in the Aylesbury Vale District of Buckinghamshire, about north of Thame in neighbouring Oxfordshire.
Wycombe is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2010 by Steve Baker, a Conservative.
Wycombe is a local government district in Buckinghamshire in south-central England.
Zog I, King of the Albanians (Nalt Madhnija e Tij Zogu I, Mbreti i Shqiptareve,; 8 October 18959 April 1961), born Ahmet Muhtar Zogolli, taking the surname Zogu in 1922, was the leader of Albania from 1922 to 1939.
The 2012 Summer Olympics, formally the Games of the XXX Olympiad and commonly known as London 2012, was an international multi-sport event that was held from 27 July to 12 August 2012 in London, United Kingdom.