Living in Wing offers the opportunity to become part of a vibrant community, with an impressive array of sports clubs and societies available to join. The village hall is in constant use, often hosting music and drama, while the annual Carnival is a great day out for all. From nature trails to National Trust treasures, the area is brimming with activities for all the family.
You'll never be short of something to do especially with Milton Keynes a short distance away. Offering some of the most exciting activities and some of the best entertainment experiences in the UK, it's a truly exceptional destination to visit.
From indoor skiing on real snow, watersports, indoor sky-diving, a state-of-the-art football stadium and theme parks, to Silverstone racing circuit and Towcester racecourse close by. For those who are looking for some culture there are the award winning galleries and theatres, stately homes, medieval abbey ruins and traditional village pubs, Milton Keynes is a cultural and historical oasis. This cosmopolitan city, offers many wide ranging experiences for you to discover.
Between the thatched cottages and half-timbered buildings on its quaint and eclectic High Street, Wing hosts a range of shops and services providing day-to-day essentials. Alongside the village store and post office there is a pharmacy, hairdresser, GP surgeries and a well-stocked public library.
Traditional open-air markets and other events are held every week with Farmers' Markets every month nearby in Leighton Buzzard.
For a greater choice of quality brands, Milton Keynes and the nearby county town of Aylesbury have even more to offer, from independent stores and designer boutiques to high street staples and big name supermarkets.
Wing itself boasts a choice of popular traditional pubs including the Queen's Head and the Cock Inn, while its Indian restaurants - Café Zeera and Isha - get excellent reviews.
Eating out in the area is a real pleasure with an excellent choice of eateries offering cuisine from every corner of the globe. Embrace café culture, pop in for a quiet drink, celebrate with all the family, or savour a romantic dinner for two: whatever your tastes, they will be satisfied here.
Wing is an ideal place for children to grow and thrive, with its own primary school, the Overstone Combined. Older children can walk to the Cottesloe School boasting a newly developed sports hub, while Leighton Buzzard and Aylesbury can offer additional educational options.
Bewick Green benefits from excellent local road and rail links. Wing is situated on the main A418 road between Aylesbury and Leighton Buzzard, while the A4146 provides connections to Milton Keynes and the M1 north. Luton Airport and the southbound M1 are also easily accessible via the A505, while Heathrow and Stansted can both be reached by car within 75 minutes.
For commuters, Leighton Buzzard railway station is approximately three miles away, offering regular services to London Euston in around 34 minutes. There are also direct trains to Milton Keynes, Northampton and Birmingham.
An excellent network of cycle paths encourages greener travel, while for public transport, the village is served by buses running services between Aylesbury and Milton Keynes and between Leighton Buzzard and Aylesbury. Local bus routes also provide connections to Gatwick, Heathrow and Luton airports.
Please note that all travel times are approximate and may not be direct. Travel times taken from the Trainline & AA Road Maps.