Aylesbury is the county town of Buckinghamshire in south central England. It had a population in 2001 of 65,173. Aylesbury is near London. Aylesbury was a major market town in Anglo-Saxon times. Aylesbury replaced Buckingham as the county town of Buckinghamshire in 1529 by order of King Henry VIII.
Aylesbury Vale district 174,900
|OS grid reference
|36 miles (58 km)
|HP19, HP20, HP21
It is home to the Roald Dahl Children's Gallery and, since 2010, the 1,200 seat Waterside Theatre.