The large village green, historic Church and array of thatched cottages in the conservation area, provides an attractive back drop to this village, with the well known 'Boot' public house and restaurant. The market town of Leighton Buzzard provides a twice-weekly street market, set in its late Georgian High Street. The town centre has a variety of traditional family owned local shops and supermarkets catering for most needs. There is a lending library with attached Arts Centre, Tiddenfoot Leisure Centre providing two swimming pools, fitness/health complex, outdoor and indoors sports courts as well as an indoor sports arena. The mainline railway station at Linslade provides services to commute to London Euston and the North. Junction 13 of the M1 motorway at Toddington (approximately 7 miles), the M25 is available at its Junction with the A41 at Watford. The City of Milton Keynes (approximately 10 miles) provides further shopping, leisure and educational facilities with multi screen cinema, nightclubs restaurants, bowling alley, etc. Luton International Airport is approximately 14 miles away.