(National Trust house)
Motor Racing - UK Grand Prix
House - Washington Family Home
Syresham, Wappenham, Weedon Lois, Weston,
Moreton Pinkney, Canon’s Ashby, Preston Capes...
Site of the first demonstration of Radar (26/2/1935)
to detect a flying aircraft - in a field beside the road between Litchborough and the A5 - see plaque
Plaque in Woodend to commemorate
nine US airmen killed in a ‘flying fortress’ accident in 1944. The largest piece of wreckage was in the field marked, with other parts from here through Blakesley to Farthingstone.
open day 6th May 2012, Boddington reservoir