Village Sign

Village Defibrilator

Wilts Police Crime Prevention

Parish Council
Small Grants Awards scheme: click here
for more details.

Wilts Dog Watch


Welcome to the Baydon Village Website

The village lies on the ancient Roman Road of Ermin Way; between Newbury in Berkshire and Swindon in Wiltshire. Rising to 760 feet above sea level, Baydon is the second highest village in Wiltshire, comprising some 300 homes, including outlying farms, with a population around 600. Nearby villages include Aldbourne, Lambourn, and Ramsbury; with the famous market town of Marlborough being nine miles to the south.

Winning design by
Edward Roberts This emblem, designed by 19 year old graphic design student
Edward Roberts from Nottinghamshire, was selected as the winning entry of Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Emblem Competition run in conjunction with the V&A Museum.


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Community Help

A GoFundMe page and the Church 100 Club were setup to aid fundraising for the church. Please click here for more information.

Baydon Book Exchange

Book Exchange

In the Church, daily bewtween 8 and 4.30.
New stock has arrived, but donations are always welcome.

Baydon News Diary for the Week

Community Help
St Nicholas, is open every day
between 8am and 4.30pm.

logo Parish Council
Minutes from meeting:

Monday 25th April.

Available here.

Queens Baton Relay
Clcik for more details

Baydon Book Group

meets in the Fancy B, 18th May 20:00.
Baydon Book Group
Come along and join us.

Baydon School Vacancy

Annual Parish Meeting 27 May 22 BPClerk

Defibrilator back on pub wall. Fancy B. Baydon BPClerk

Monday 16th May
Recycling / Garden Waste
Collections Week

Monday - Sparklers
pre-school group at St. Michaels Church, Aldbourne.

Monday -
Kerbside collection:   Recycling
Blue Lid Bin -
Cardboard, Paper, Plastics, Cans, foil and empty aerosols.
Black Recycling box-
Glass bottles / jars, textiles, but not metals. Click here for details.

Tuesday -
Kerbside collection: Garden waste
Green bin -
Selected Garden waste;
(a subscription service, click for details).
Click here for the Wiltshire collections calendar.

Wednesday - Baydon Book Group
in the Fancy B - 20:00

Thursday - Mobile Library -
Outside the School - 10:50 /11:40

Thursday - Baydon Flyers
gather on the Green - 18:30

Sunday - Informal Worship
from 09:30.
Online services are also available from 11:30am.

Monday 23rd May
Domestic Waste
Collection week

Monday - Sparklers
pre-school group at St. Michaels Church, Aldbourne.

Tuesday -
Kerbside collection: Rubbish
Black Bin -
Click here for the Wiltshire collections calendar.

Thursday - Baydon Flyers
gather on the Green - 18:30

Friday - Last day of Term 5
- Back on 6th June

Sunday - Church is open for Private worship and Online services are available from 11:30am.

Can you help with any information?
Do you know, or have heard of,
Francis (Frank?) Caffrey.
He will be 88 in Oct and lived in the village until moving away when he was 4 or 5.
He now lives in Eire.
It is belived his father worked in a stable in Lambourn in the 1930's.
If you have any information,
please pass it to Debbie in the shop; alternatively
email the website

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