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:
- Man dies as car crashes into tree A 21-year-old man dies after his car crashes into a tree in Savernake Forest near Marlborough in the early hours of Sunday. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:19:45 GMT
- Police and NHS phone lines restored Non-emergency police and medical phone lines are now working, Vodafone says, after technical problems disrupted services for a number of hours. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:31:09 GMT
- Developer repairs court building The owner of the derelict Devizes Assizes Courts is told to make emergency repairs to the building by the council. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 12:29:21 GMT
- 'Total mess' Christmas tree changed Decorations on a town's Christmas tree, described as a "total mess" and "gaudy", are changed. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:10:41 GMT
- Sunday: Clear Sky, Minimum Temperature: 0C (32F)
- Monday: Mist, Maximum Temperature: 7C (45F) Minimum Temperature: 1C (34F)
- Tuesday: Light Rain, Maximum Temperature: 6C (43F) Minimum Temperature: 6C (43F)
News Updated: 23/11/2014 18:15:50