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 charged over M4 collision deaths A man is charged with causing death by careless driving following a collision on the M4 between a van and a lorry in which three men died. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:46:43 GMT
- Head teacher absent during probe The head teacher of a school in Wiltshire will be absent for the "foreseeable future" while an investigation takes place. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:10:58 GMT
- Salisbury in 'top 10 world cities' Salisbury is named as a "must-see" and one of the best cities in the world to visit next year by travel guide Lonely Planet. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:41:02 GMT
- Fire £5m merger grant pledges made Wiltshire Fire and Rescue has said a £5.5m government grant will offer financial stability if it merges with Dorset's fire service. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:26:55 GMT
- Wednesday: Light Cloud, Minimum Temperature: 10C (50F)
- Thursday: Light Cloud, Maximum Temperature: 15C (59F) Minimum Temperature: 13C (55F)
- Friday: Heavy Rain, Maximum Temperature: 15C (59F) Minimum Temperature: 8C (46F)
News Updated: 23/10/2014 00:45:49