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:
- Downs' new horse-drawn driving route One of Wiltshire's most picturesque landscapes is made more accessible to people with disabilities. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:32:22 GMT
- New operators for school bus routes New bus operators are appointed to take over school routes across Wiltshire after former contractor Hatts Travel went into administration. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:12:35 GMT
- Salisbury given winding-up reprieve Salisbury City are given two weeks to resolve their ongoing financial difficulties and avoid being wound up. Mon, 01 Sep 2014 18:58:31 GMT
- Man dies in hospital after crash A man has died after being hit by a car near Stonehenge, Wiltshire Police say. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 09:36:31 GMT
- Tuesday: Light Cloud, Maximum Temperature: 20C (68F) Minimum Temperature: 14C (57F)
- Wednesday: Light Cloud, Maximum Temperature: 22C (72F) Minimum Temperature: 12C (54F)
- Thursday: Light Cloud, Maximum Temperature: 21C (70F) Minimum Temperature: 14C (57F)
News Updated: 02/09/2014 14:45:50