Duke of Cambridge helps MK celebrate its 50th anniversary

Prince William visited the town as part of it's 50th anniversary. Credit: PA

The Duke of Cambridge has been visiting Milton Keynes to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the town.

Residents of the Buckinghamshire settlement - known for its concrete cows and roundabouts - have been marking the Act of Parliament which 50 years ago paved the way for Milton Keynes' creation.

Chatting to some of the locals at the MK Rose Credit: PA

The Duke has been meeting Milton Keynes' founders, community leaders, and various faith groups.

He also viewed the Milton Keynes Rose - a public installation and focal point for the community - featuring pillars celebrating groups and events important to the residents of Milton Keynes.

The installation featuring pillars celebrating groups & events important to MK residents Credit: PA
Credit: PA