The iconic New Town of Milton Keynes celebrated the 50th anniversary of its creation on Monday 23 January 2017.
ITV News Anglia hosted a special programme from centre:mk in the heart of the community presented by Becky Jago and Jonathan Wills.
From concrete cows to roundabouts, the programme traced the history of the planning prototype for a new city and reported on the celebrations there.
It featured birthday messages from long jumper Greg Rutherford, jazz legend Cleo Lane, Formula 1 racing driving Christian Horner and MK Dons chairman Pete Winkelman.
As Milton Keynes celebrates 50 years since it became one of Britain's new towns in 1967, here are some facts you may not have known.
A huge cake was cut to mark the official birthday celebrations at Milton Keynes.
Milton Keynes has been mocked for its concrete cows and many roundabouts - but it's home to some iconic local - and national - landmarks.