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:
- Police attacked at illegal rave Four police officers are injured when bricks and missiles are thrown during an illegal rave attended by several hundred people in Swindon. Sun, 01 Mar 2015 13:05:25 GMT
- Best-preserved Magna Carta on show A new exhibition celebrating the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta is launched at Salisbury Cathedral. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:44:28 GMT
- VIDEO: Waste clean-up 'could cost £2m' Clean-up costs for a recycling yard in Swindon could top £2m, it has been claimed. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 01:19:36 GMT
- Two hospitals put on black alert Two hospitals, including one in Wiltshire, are operating under 'black alert' status due to increased levels of demand on their services. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 19:00:56 GMT
- Monday: Light Rain Shower, Minimum Temperature: 2C (36F)
- Tuesday: Sunny Intervals, Maximum Temperature: 6C (43F) Minimum Temperature: 2C (36F)
- Wednesday: Sunny, Maximum Temperature: 9C (48F) Minimum Temperature: 0C (32F)
News Updated: 02/03/2015 22:45:49