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:
- New operators for Hatts bus services New operators are found for some of the bus services operated by Hatts which went into administration last week. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:39:44 GMT
- Man faces human trafficking charges A Swindon man is charged with human trafficking offences relating to nine Lithuanians. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:08:57 GMT
- 'Spy watch' GP jail sentence reduced A Wiltshire GP who was jailed for 12 years for secretly filming female patients, has his appeal allowed with his sentence reduced from 12 years to 10. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:30:06 GMT
- 'Fight to keep' fake speed camera A resident who put up a fake speed camera in a Wiltshire village, says he will fight to put it up elsewhere after the local authority said he must remove it. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 08:07:25 GMT
- Friday: Light Rain, Minimum Temperature: 15C (59F)
- Saturday: Heavy Rain Shower, Maximum Temperature: 21C (70F) Minimum Temperature: 13C (55F)
- Sunday: Sunny Intervals, Maximum Temperature: 20C (68F) Minimum Temperature: 12C (54F)
News Updated: 01/08/2014 23:15:50