The village of Brinkworth is located in rural Wiltshire, 6 miles east of Malmesbury and 6 miles west of Junction 16 of the M4; 14 miles to the north is Cirencester. Brinkworth is the longest village in England
Our small (population 1300) but long village supports a primary school (rated as “Good” by Ofsted), pre-school, church and a public house & restaurant. More shops and services are found in Royal Wootton Bassett, 4 miles east and in Malmesbury, 6 miles west, including two “Outstanding” secondary schools.
Brinkworth has a thriving community with activities ranging from toddler groups to a weekly market and a famous annual Ball.
This site has been serving Brinkworth and surrounding area since 2006 with live weather (from our own station), information, property and local event listings.BBC Wiltshire:
- 'Self-sufficient' hydrogen site open A "self-sufficient" hydrogen refuelling station is officially opened in Wiltshire by car manufacturer Honda. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:22:07 GMT
- Appeal over 350 homes is rejected Plans to build 350 homes on a greenfield site in Devizes are rejected by the Secretary of State. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:52:08 GMT
- M-way junction work to cost £11.5m A motorway junction near Swindon will need an £11.5m upgrade if more homes are built nearby, a report reveals. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:23:35 GMT
- Factory fire investigation begins An investigation begins to establish the cause of a "significant fire" at a factory in Wiltshire. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:57:22 GMT
- Friday: Sunny Intervals, Maximum Temperature: 19C (66F) Minimum Temperature: 13C (55F)
- Saturday: Sunny, Maximum Temperature: 15C (59F) Minimum Temperature: 12C (54F)
- Sunday: Heavy Rain Shower, Maximum Temperature: 14C (57F) Minimum Temperature: 9C (48F)
News Updated: 31/10/2014 08:45:50