In 1820, Frederick Bourne made a village near his tollbooth and named the place after his favourite tree, and himself, i.e. Ash and Bourne.
In 1916, a couple of peeps went and shot all the police fellas, so they got a statue of Jesus, which was no where near the place where it happened.
In 2009, we got a cinema.
In 2012, the screening of Sex and The City 3 in the cinema triggered Armageddon.