The village of Twyford has a small village school, church, post office/shop and a public house and has a very lively, thriving village community well known throughout the area. The County town of Aylesbury is about 16 miles with grammar schools, extensive shopping facilities and mainline station to London (Marylebone 40 mins). Bicester is about 6 miles with station to London (Marylebone 36 mins) and shopping and recreational facilities. The University Town of Buckingham is about 7 miles north. M40 junctions 9 and 10 are about 10 miles.