• Swindon Borough Council’s website for reporting street issues (Eg Potholes, damaged signs etc etc) – Fix My Street
  • Swindon Borough Council – Recycling Enquiries
  • GoRide Bus Timetable (#90) – click here – Bus Timetable
  • Crimestoppers: 0800 555 111 (Call anonymously with information about crime)
  • Domestic Violence 24hr National Helpline: 0808 2000 247
  • FRANK: 0800 77 66 00 (drug related)
  • Anti Social Behaviour: 01793 445500
  • Noise Nuisance: 01793 445500
  • NHS Direct: 0845 4647
  • Swindon Community Safety Partnership: 01793 466506
  • Wiltshire Bobby Van Trust 01225 794652 provides home security services to people aged 60+ or with special needs. (NB: the WBVT is a charity – donations are welcome).
  • Beat the Burglar: If you see anyone acting suspiciously, take their description and vehicle registration details and call the police on: 0845 408 7000. In an emergency call 999. For a free home security pack and information about offers on home security call the Home Office: 0800 456 1213. (Packs are subject to availability).

Don’t forget that all important information is displayed on the notice-boards in both Bishopstone and Hinton Parva.



The Royal Oak, Bishopstone

With much of the food provided by Helen Browning’s organic farm all round this village.


Helen Browning Organics






Delicious meat reared to the highest organic standards. We love food. Growing it, serving it and eating it. Come and see for yourself.


Alfresco Childcare & Forest Pre-School








Alfresco Childcare & Forest Pre-School offers family-centred day nursery and child care facilities for children aged 6 weeks to teens. The nursery is situated in a large country house surrounded by fields and farms and we even have our own resident sheep!

  • Tel: 01793 790263
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