Local Attractions

Canon’s Ashby

(National Trust house)

Silverstone

Motor Racing - UK Grand Prix

Towcester Racecourse

Horse racing

Sulgrave Manor

House - Washington Family Home

National Cycle route 50

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.

Banbury Sailing Club

open day 6th May 2012, Boddington reservoir