To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
Live Statistics
English Articles
Improved in 24 Hours
Added in 24 Hours
Show all languages
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Narrow entrance to the High Street, Potterspury from the A5
Narrow entrance to the High Street, Potterspury from the A5

Potterspury is a town and civil parish in the district of South Northamptonshire. The nearest main town is Milton Keynes, the centre of which is about 7 miles south-east. At the time of the 2011 census, the parish's population (including Furtho) was 1,453 people.[1]

YouTube Encyclopedic

  • 1/3
    9 845
    1 462
  • ✪ 1200W Wet Polisher - Marble Polishing
  • ✪ A Hazy Afternoon in Yardley Gobion.
  • ✪ Stantonbury miniramp




Potterspury is on the A5 road, formerly the Roman road of Watling Street, and is located between Towcester six miles to the north and Stony Stratford a mile to the south. The village sits at the edge of Whittlewood Forest, an extensive area of ancient woodland to the west that was part of the original estate of the Duke of Grafton. Much of the ancient woodland is designated an SSSI for protection from development. Parts of the estate are open to the public in the Spring, but there is a notable absence of footpaths and bridleways within the estate itself.

Nearby villages include Wicken, Deanshanger, Grafton Regis, Alderton and Yardley Gobion. Stony Stratford and Towcester offer the nearest substantial shopping areas.


The parish church is dedicated to St Nicholas, and there has been a church on the site since at least 1087, originally granted by Robert de Ferrers, 1st Earl of Derby to Bernard the Scribe.[2]


There is a small shop with post office on the High Street near the church, and a Village Hall at the end of the High Street. The village has two pubs and a sports bar, The Talbot on the A5 and The Cock on the High Street and there is a sports and social club at the bottom of Meadow View, where Potterspury FC play their home games[clarification needed]. There is now a spa called Cloud 9 Located on Poundfield road just off the A5 and Potterspury House Restaurant has been added to the same location{{clarify]date=May 2018}}.


Potterspury Lodge school frontage
Potterspury Lodge school frontage

Educational provision in the village includes the all-boys' Potterspury Lodge School, which helps children with learning difficulties, and John Hellins Primary School. The latter has about 115 children, aged 4–11. Most leavers go on to Elizabeth Woodville School, formerly Kingsbrook School, in Deanshanger, as their secondary school. John Hellins was a mathematician and astronomer who, as parish priest at Potterspury, founded and taught in the village school.[3]


  1. ^ "Office for National Statistics: Potterspury (Parish) : Usual Resident Population, 2011". Retrieved 19 April 2016.
  2. ^ Michael Jones, ‛Ferrers, Robert de, first Earl Ferrers (d. 1139)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004 (accessed 28 October 2007).
  3. ^ "John Hellins Primary School - Inspection Report", Ofsted, 1 March 2007.

External links

This page was last edited on 8 November 2018, at 12:42
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.