Top to bottom, left to right: The Xscape and Theatre seen from Campbell Park, former railway works and new housing in Wolverton, Milton Keynes Central railway station, the Central Milton Keynes skyline, The Church of Christ the Cornerstone and Bletchley's high street "Queensway" (34 sq mi) area incorporated the existing towns of Bletchley, Wolverton, and Stony Stratford, along with another fifteen villages and farmland in between.
It took its name from the existing village of Milton Keynes, a few miles east of the planned centre.
The best is that in the mean time we get to see some character study.
And Losey's mise-en-scene is above average, as usual.
The criminal cooperates rather than being handed over to the police. See full summary » What is real and what is fiction?It is now a flourishing heritage attraction, receiving hundreds of thousands of visitors annually.The concepts that heavily influenced the design of the town are described in detail in article urban planning – see 'cells' under Planning and aesthetics (referring to grid squares). Since the radical plan form and large scale of Milton Keynes attracted international attention, early phases of development include work by celebrated architects, including Sir Richard Mac Cormac, Lord Norman Foster, Henning Larsen, Ralph Erskine, John Winter, and Martin Richardson.MKDC was determined to learn from the mistakes made in the earlier New Towns and revisit the Garden City ideals.They set in place the characteristic grid roads that run between districts ('grid squares'), as well as the intensive planting, lakes and parkland that are so evident today.