The beautiful village of Little Horwood, set around a village green with a variety of attractive old houses and cottages, offers a church, two public houses and recreation ground. Winslow, to the south west, provides local shopping and schooling. The Royal Latin Grammar school and the secondary school are available in Buckingham and there are also a number of private schools including Swanbourne, Thornton and Stowe. Main line rail services to Marylebone and Euston are available from Aylesbury and Bletchley respectively. Milton Keynes gives access to M1 and also provides its renowned shopping centre.