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By Mark Clapson

tested in 1967, Milton Keynes is England's biggest new urban and one of many fastest-growing city parts within the united kingdom. it's also a suburban urban, really loved and favored through such a lot of its citizens.
For many purposes, although, Milton Keynes is misunderstood, and its useful contemporary classes are normally missed in debates approximately nationwide city coverage. This booklet discusses the preferred and highbrow prejudices that experience distorted understandings of the hot urban. A urban is not anything with out its humans, in fact, so Mark Clapson appears at who has moved to Milton Keynes, and discusses their reviews of settling in. He additionally confronts the typical fantasy of the hot city's soullessness with an account of group and organization that emphasizes the energy of social interplay there.

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