Aylesbury has had no shortage of hard-hitting news over the years...

From Donald Trump to The Great Train Robbery and Keith Richards 8 times Aylesbury Vale was centre of the universe

Aylesbury Vale has had no shortage of hard-hitting national news over the years...

In this special segment we take a look at the times that the world stood still and watched what was going on right here where we live...

Samantha Lewthwaite, a former pupil of Elmhurst School and The Grange School, is one of the most wanted women in the world. 'She was married to London bomber Germaine Lindsay in Aylesbury in October 2002.

1. From baby-faced schoolgirl to terror bride...

Samantha Lewthwaite, a former pupil of Elmhurst School and The Grange School, is one of the most wanted women in the world. 'She was married to London bomber Germaine Lindsay in Aylesbury in October 2002.
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Samantha Lewthwaite is now on the run, and is suspected of being involved in planning the Westgate Mall attack in Nairobi in 2013, and a previous grenade attack in Mombassa in 2012.

2. One of world's most wanted...

Samantha Lewthwaite is now on the run, and is suspected of being involved in planning the Westgate Mall attack in Nairobi in 2013, and a previous grenade attack in Mombassa in 2012.
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In March 2018 Aylesbury stood still for the launch of the world's first ever David Bowie statue. Commissioned following a crowd funding campaign, the statue by Andrew Sinclair is called Earthly Messenger.

3. Bowie statue mania!

In March 2018 Aylesbury stood still for the launch of the world's first ever David Bowie statue. Commissioned following a crowd funding campaign, the statue by Andrew Sinclair is called Earthly Messenger.
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The statue marks the links that David Bowie had with Aylesbury, the town he chose to debut his Hunky Dory and Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars albums.

4. A world first under the Aylesbury arches...

The statue marks the links that David Bowie had with Aylesbury, the town he chose to debut his Hunky Dory and Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars albums.
June Essex
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