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:
- Consultation into fire merger plans Fire and rescue services in Wiltshire and Dorset start a consultation process into plans which could see the two authorities merge. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:24:09 GMT
- Recycling fire firm apology to town The firm which runs a recycling plant in Swindon apologises to people in the town as the fire continues to smoulder at its site. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:18:46 GMT
- Consultation over children's centres Councillors vote to consult on proposed funding cuts to children's centres in Swindon. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:37:44 GMT
- Death crash girl, 6, identified A six year-old girl who died in a road accident in Wiltshire is formally identified as Jess Marie Wright-Roberts. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:22:50 GMT
- Thursday: Sunny Intervals, Maximum Temperature: 28C (82F) Minimum Temperature: 16C (61F)
- Friday: Sunny, Maximum Temperature: 26C (79F) Minimum Temperature: 15C (59F)
- Saturday: Light Cloud, Maximum Temperature: 26C (79F) Minimum Temperature: 17C (63F)
News Updated: 24/07/2014 15:15:49