Market Lavington is a large, friendly and thriving village on the northern slopes of Salisbury Plain, about five miles south of Devizes. Market Lavington has always been a lively community, and for centuries was one of Wiltshire's foremost market towns, having been granted a royal charter in 1252 by Henry III.

Although it has all the character and charm of a traditional Wiltshire village, and is set in the midst of beautiful countryside, Market Lavington has always been a working community. Today its facilities include a Co-op supermarket, a chemist, butcher, and post office, two hairdressers, a pub & restaurant and a number of small businesses, so you can buy almost anything you need in the village. We also have a pre-school, a primary school and a secondary school (all rated good, by OFSTED), a doctors' surgery, a library, a community hall and our very own Village Museum!

Wiltshire Council Support for isolators of all ages

Urgent Eye Care Service

June and July waste collection and recycling days

Recycling centres reopened

Medical worries?

There will be a July Magazine. Any info to 113150.1650@compuserve.com ASAP

The New Market Lavington Website

         
Elev 280ft, O.S.Grid Ref SU014541, Latitude: 51.285136N Longitude: 1.978442W, Population 2,257(Oct 2008)."