Briar Close in Westbury

Briar Close is a Street in the Wiltshire town of Westbury and measures approximately 62 metres long.

There are 101 other streets named Briar Close in Great Britain.

Briar Close is governed by Wiltshire Council (Unitary) Council and the local parish council is Westbury.

Briar Close is located within the county of Wiltshire which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 91.5 miles West from the centre of London, 3.95 miles South from the centre of Trowbridge, 21.85 miles South East from the centre of Bristol and 21.85 miles North West from the centre of Salisbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Briar Close

Sunrise05:24
Sunset18:54

Latest Weather Conditions for Briar Close

Observed at Weather Station:Larkhill 9 April 2020 at 01:00 (17.20 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:10.4°C (83.7%)
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Budget Hotels near Briar Close Westbury

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Warminster
Address:A36/A350 Bypass, Service Area, Bath Rd, Warminster, BA12 7RU
Telephone:0871 984 6058 Learn More
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2: Name:Premier Inn Trowbridge
Address:St Stephens Place
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3: Name:Travelodge Beckington
Address:Trowbridge Road, Frome, BA11 6SF
Telephone:0871 984 6220 Learn More
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4: Name:Premier Inn Frome
Address:Commerce Park
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5: Name:Travelodge Melksham
Address:Commerce Way, Melksham, SN12 6AD
Telephone:0871 984 8484 Learn More
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Frequently asked Questions for Briar Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Briar Close in?

Briar Close is located within the local authority area of Wiltshire Council (Unitary) Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Briar Close in?

Briar Close is located within the area of Westbury Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Briar Close in?

Briar Close is located within the ward of Westbury North.

What County is Briar Close in?

Briar Close is located within the ceremonial county of Wiltshire.

What Constituency is Briar Close in?

Briar Close is located within the constituency of South West Wiltshire.

What Region of the UK is Briar Close in?

Briar Close is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Briar Close in?

Briar Close is located within the Wiltshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Briar Close in?

Briar Close is located within the Wiltshire Police area.

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Location Details

Briar Close
Latitude51.263823
Longitude-2.189977
OS Easting (X):386746
OS Northing (Y):151703
OS Grid Reference:ST867517

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Briar Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00163810
ONS Area NameAgeing Industrious Workers
Average Age44.01
Area Population1749.00
Male Population852.00 (49%)
Female Population897.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants27 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01032115
LSOA Name:Wiltshire 040A
SOA Code:5a
SOA Name:Ageing urban communities
MSOA Code:E02006691
MSOA Name:Wiltshire 040

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Westbury Fore St Express
Fore St, Westbury, Wiltshire, BA13 3AY
0345 674 6451
Distance: 0.33 Miles
Directions from Briar Close to Tesco Westbury Fore St Express
Morrisons Westbury
42 Edward Street, Westbury BA13 3BL
01373 865950
Distance: 0.41 Miles
Directions from Briar Close to Morrisons Westbury
Tesco Leigh Park Express
The Local Centre, Leigh Park, Westbury, BA13 3GL
0345 675 7009
Distance: 0.86 Miles
Directions from Briar Close to Tesco Leigh Park Express
Tesco Trowbridge Frome Rd Express
Frome Rd, Trowbridge, BA14 0DT
0345 674 6367
Distance: 3.47 Miles
Directions from Briar Close to Tesco Trowbridge Frome Rd Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01985 - Warminster
Area Code: 01373 - Frome

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Wiltshire Council (Unitary)
Visit the Council's Website
County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8JN
Send email
Telephone Number: 0300 456 0100
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Andrew Murrison
Details for the MP Andrew Murrison on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Andrew Murrison on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Andrew Murrison won with a majority of 21,630 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 77,969
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Westbury North Ward
Parish: Westbury Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Wiltshire
County Council: Wiltshire Council

Nearest Car Parks

High Street Zone A Car Park
High Street, Westbury, Wiltshire
Westbury
BA13 3BW
Distance: 0.63 km (click for directions)
Charges apply 8am-6pm Mon-Sat including Bank Holidays, Free parking on Sundays. Blue Badge holders may park free all day. Random security patrols.
Telephone: 03004560100
Operated by: Wiltshire Council
High Street Zone B Car Park
High Street, Westbury, Wiltshire
Westbury
BA13 3BW
Distance: 0.63 km (click for directions)
Charges apply 8am-6pm Mon-Sat including Bank Holidays. Free parking on Sundays. Blue Badge holders may park free all day. Random security patrols.
Telephone: 03004560100
Operated by: Wiltshire Council
Warminster Road Zone A Car Park
Warminster Road, Westbury, Wiltshire
Westbury
BA13 3PE
Distance: 0.83 km (click for directions)
Charges apply 8am-6pm Mon-Sat including Bank Holidays, Free parking on Sundays. Blue Badge holders may park free all day. Random security patrols.
Telephone: 03004560100
Operated by: Wiltshire Council
Warminster Road Zone B Car Park
Warminster Road, Westbury, Wiltshire
Westbury
BA13 3PE
Distance: 0.83 km (click for directions)
Charges apply 8am-6pm Mon-Sat, Free parking on Sundays. Blue Badge holders may park free all day. Random security patrols.
Telephone: 03004560100
Operated by: Wiltshire Council

Nearest Schools

Westbury Infant School
Distance: 0.26 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 14/03/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 172
Address: Westbury Infant School, Eden Vale Road, BA13 3NY
Head: Mrs Stacey Budge (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Close to Westbury Infant School
Westbury Church of England Junior School
Distance: 0.34 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 26/03/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 252
Address: Westbury Church of England Junior School, Oldfield Park, BA13 3LY
Head: Mr Richard Hatt (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Close to Westbury Church of England Junior School
Matravers School
Distance: 0.47 Kilometres
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 11/11/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 851
Address: Matravers School, Springfield Road, BA13 3QH
Head: Dr Simon Riding (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Close to Matravers School
Bitham Brook Primary School
Distance: 0.52 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 07/02/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 319
Address: Bitham Brook Primary School, Arundell Close, BA13 3UA
Head: Mr David Ross (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Close to Bitham Brook Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Warminster Community Hospital
Address: The Avenue,
NHS Sector
Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01985 212076
Distance: 6.36 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Warminster Community Hospital
Trowbridge Community Hospital
Address: Adcroft Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8PH,
NHS Sector
Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01225 711300
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.97 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Trowbridge Community Hospital
Frome Community Hospital
Address: Enos Way,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01373 454740
Distance: 8.94 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Frome Community Hospital
Chantry House Day Hospital
Address: Frome Enterprise Resource Centre, Manor Road, Frome, BA11 4BS,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01373 456130
Distance: 10.57 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Chantry House Day Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Briar Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Briar Close
0.34 Haynes Road Dental 29 Haynes Road BA13 3HB
0.34 Atkins Dental Surgery 29 Haynes Road BA13 3HB
0.37 Dentalcare Limited 11 The Mall, Edward Street BA13 3DR
0.60 Hospital Road Dental Surgery 1 Hospital Road BA13 3EQ
0.97 Mane Way (dental Surgery) Mane Way BA13 3FQ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Briar Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.97 Westbury Group Practice White Horse Health Centre, Mane Way, Leigh Park BA13 3FQ tel:01373 828330
2.95 Bratton Surgery The Tynnings, Bratton BA13 4RR tel:01380 830249
3.82 Lovemead Group Practice Roundstone Surgery, Polebarn Circus BA14 7EH tel:01225 759850
3.94 Widbrook Medical Practice 72 Wingfield Road BA14 9EN
3.96 Beckington Family Practice St. Lukes Road, Beckington BA11 6SE tel:01373 830316

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Briar Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.32 John Preddy Chemist 29-31 High Street BA13 3BN tel:01373 822998
0.32 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 9-11 High Street BA13 3BN tel:01373 822819
0.97 Shaunaks Pharmacy Westbury White Horse Health Centre, Mane Way BA13 3FQ tel:01373 888088
3.69 Tesco In Store Pharmacy County Way BA14 7AQ tel:01225 497447
3.82 Boots Uk Limited Roundstone Surgery, Polebarn Circus BA14 7EH tel:01225 775543

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Briar Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Briar Close
0.32 Haine And Smith Opticians (westbury) 19 High Street BA13 3BN
3.69 Trowbridge Extra County Way BA14 7AQ
3.99 Haine And Smith Opticians (trowbridge) 5a The Shires BA14 8AT
3.99 Specsavers (trowbridge) 23 The Shires BA14 8AT
4.00 Boots Opticians (trowbridge) 28-29 Fore Street BA14 8EW

Nearest Libraries

Westbury Library
Westbury House, Edward Street, Westbury, BA133BD
Telephone: 0117 9038552
Distance: 0.48 Kilometres
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Directions from Briar Close to Westbury Library
Libraries & Heritage Headquarters
Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, BA148BS
Telephone:
Distance: 6.11 Kilometres
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Warminster Library
Three Horseshoes Walk, Warminster, BA129BT
Telephone: 01985 216022
Distance: 6.54 Kilometres
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Directions from Briar Close to Warminster Library
Frome Library
Justice Lane, Frome, BA111BE
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 9.65 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Briar Close to Frome Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Westbury Station is 0.45 miles away.

Address: Westbury station, Station Approach, Westbury, Wiltshire, BA13 4HP

Westbury is situated on the Reading to Taunton Line|Heart of Wessex Line|Wessex Main Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Westbury Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Briar Close to Westbury Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff00:15:00
Bath Spa00:29:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:12:00
Bristol Parkway01:10:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:52:00
Bruton00:21:00
Cam & Dursley01:31:00
Cardiff Central01:35:00
Castle Cary00:21:00
Cheltenham Spa02:06:00
Chetnole00:54:00
Chippenham00:28:00
Cosham01:34:00
Dilton Marsh00:03:00
Dorchester West01:19:00
Exeter St David's01:09:00
Fareham01:26:00
Filton Abbey Wood01:02:00
Fratton01:40:00
Freshford00:18:00
Frome00:10:00
Gloucester01:54:00
Keynsham00:40:00
London Paddington01:20:30
Maiden Newton01:06:00
Melksham00:16:00
Newbury00:36:00
Newport (South Wales)01:22:00
Newton Abbot01:32:00
Oldfield Park00:33:00
Pewsey00:17:00
Plymouth02:10:00
Portsmouth & Southsea01:44:00
Portsmouth Harbour01:49:00
Reading00:55:00
Romsey00:49:00
Salisbury00:31:00
Severn Tunnel Junction01:09:00
Southampton Central01:03:00
Swindon (Wilts)00:45:00
Taunton00:42:00
Thornford00:47:00
Tiverton Parkway00:54:00
Trowbridge00:06:00
Upwey01:27:30
Warminster00:08:00
Weymouth01:32:00
Yate01:19:00
Yeovil Pen Mill00:41:00
Yetminster00:50:00

Dilton Marsh Station is 1.33 miles away.

Address: Dilton Marsh station, High Street, Dilton Marsh, Wiltshire, BA13 4DF

Dilton Marsh is situated on the Wessex Main Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Dilton Marsh Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Briar Close to Dilton Marsh Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashchurch for Tewkesbury02:23:00
Avoncliff00:24:00
Bath Spa00:37:30
Bradford-on-Avon00:21:00
Bristol Parkway01:19:00
Bristol Temple Meads01:04:00
Cam & Dursley01:39:00
Cardiff Central01:49:30
Cheltenham Spa02:15:00
Cosham01:32:30
Fareham01:24:30
Filton Abbey Wood01:13:00
Fratton01:39:00
Freshford00:27:00
Gloucester02:04:00
Great Malvern02:58:00
Keynsham00:48:00
Malvern Link02:56:00
Newport (South Wales)01:37:00
Oldfield Park00:41:00
Portsmouth & Southsea01:42:00
Portsmouth Harbour01:46:00
Romsey00:48:00
Salisbury00:29:30
Southampton Central01:01:00
Trowbridge00:15:00
Warminster00:06:00
Westbury00:08:00
Worcester Foregate Street02:47:00
Worcester Shrub Hill02:44:00
Yate01:27:00

Warminster Station is 3.98 miles away.

Address: Warminster station, Station Road, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 9BP

Warminster is situated on the Wessex Main Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Warminster Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Briar Close to Warminster Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff00:28:00
Bath Spa00:37:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:23:00
Bristol Parkway01:23:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:56:00
Cardiff Central01:45:00
Cosham01:25:00
Dilton Marsh00:05:00
Fareham01:17:00
Filton Abbey Wood01:05:00
Fratton01:32:00
Freshford00:31:30
Keynsham00:51:00
Newport (South Wales)01:32:00
Oldfield Park00:44:00
Portsmouth & Southsea01:36:00
Portsmouth Harbour01:40:00
Romsey00:41:00
Salisbury00:22:30
Severn Tunnel Junction01:20:00
Southampton Central00:55:00
Trowbridge00:16:30
Westbury00:10:30

Trowbridge Station is 4.00 miles away.

Address: Trowbridge station, Stallard Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8HW

Trowbridge is situated on the Heart of Wessex Line|Wessex Main Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Trowbridge Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Briar Close to Trowbridge Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff00:09:00
Bath Spa00:22:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:06:00
Bristol Parkway01:04:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:46:00
Cam & Dursley01:25:00
Cardiff Central01:29:00
Chippenham00:22:00
Cosham01:43:00
Fareham01:35:00
Filton Abbey Wood00:56:00
Fratton01:50:00
Freshford00:12:00
Frome00:18:30
Gloucester01:48:00
Keynsham00:34:00
Melksham00:10:00
Newport (South Wales)01:16:00
Oldfield Park00:27:00
Portsmouth & Southsea01:53:00
Portsmouth Harbour01:58:00
Romsey00:59:00
Salisbury00:39:30
Severn Tunnel Junction01:03:00
Southampton Central01:12:00
Swindon (Wilts)00:40:00
Warminster00:17:00
Westbury00:09:00
Yate01:13:00

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 38.66 Kilometres away Directions from Briar Close to Bristol International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 59.54 Kilometres away Directions from Briar Close to Bournemouth International Airport
Southampton Airport is 67.57 Kilometres away Directions from Briar Close to Southampton Airport
Gloucestershire Airport is 69.93 Kilometres away Directions from Briar Close to Gloucestershire Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing is 34.24 Kilometres away

Directions from Briar Close to Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing

Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing is 34.45 Kilometres away

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Redcliffe Back Ferry Landing is 34.85 Kilometres away

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Castle Park Ferry Landing is 34.88 Kilometres away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Briar Close is approximately 2.85 miles from the A36

Junction: M4 J17/A350/A429/B4122 - 28.3 Km Away

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Junction: M4 J18/A46(T)/A46 - 28.68 Km Away

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Junction: M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469 - 34.8 Km Away

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Junction: M32 J3/A4320/B4051 - 34.9 Km Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Trowbridge Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.46 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Trowbridge Museum
Attraction Name: Warminster Dewey Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.47 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Warminster Dewey Museum
Attraction Name: Farleigh Hungerford Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 8.93 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Farleigh Hungerford Castle
Attraction Name: Westwood Manor
Historic Properties
Distance: 9.26 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Westwood Manor