Founded just 50 years ago, Milton Keynes was the last and largest of the new towns. Since then, more than 3,000 companies have relocated to the area. MK is the fastest-growing town in the UK. Its population increased by 30% between 1991 and 2008, to 232,000. It has been predicted by the council that the town will be larger than Newcastle and Brighton by 2031.
It easy to see why many people want to live in this fascinating city. Milton Keynes offers many exciting activities for people of all ages including indoor skiing, on real snow, indoor sky-diving, and water sports. The town is also located close to the Silverstone racing circuit and Towcester racecourse.
The town’s all-encompassing shopping centre is listed in the Guinness Book of Records for being the longest in the world. You will also find, aside from the impressive shopping mall, chic village shops, and farmer’s markets.
Head over to Milton Keynes National bowl if you are in the mood for a great live music performance. The venue frequently host the biggest names in the music industry. Michael Jackson, David Bowie, and Queen, just to name a few have all played at the venue.
Milton Keynes is now rich in culture which, is apparent in the many award-winning galleries and theatres. Throughout the city are medieval abbey ruins, stately homes, and traditional village pubs to discover and explore. The city also has excellent transport links. Milton Keynes Central railway station offers services to London, Manchester, and other major UK cities.
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