Aerospace masters at Cranfield University

Specialising in science, technology and engineering, Cranfield University in Bedfordshire sits on the site of a former RAF training base. Perhaps you want to be an aeronautical engineer, and are checking out options for your academic future? The facilities at the existing Cranfield Airport are used by the university for aerospace teaching and research.

Unwind in Marston Vale Millennium Park

The quiet village of Cranfield lies about 6 miles east of Milton Keynes and 10 miles from Bedford. Marston Vale Millennium Country Park is close to Cranfield, and provides calming walks around the meadow and lakes if you need to clear your head. See if you can spot birds hiding in the reed beds of the Wetlands Nature Reserve. The Tower Hide has its own woodland walkway, taking you up through the trees to the sound of woodpeckers.

Xscape to Milton Keynes

If you want to step up the action, Milton Keynes has a vibrant mix of pubs, clubs and entertainment venues where you can let your hair down. Right in the heart of the city is The Hub leisure complex, while Xscape has a 4D cinema and casino. For live stand-up, check out The Comedy Cow, which runs nights at various venues across the city. Looking for a cheap hotel Near Cranfield University? Travelodge Bedford Marston Moretaine Hotel is around 2 miles away, close to Marston Vale Park. Travelodge Milton Keynes at The Hub Hotel is 7 miles away.