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For similarly named village in Somerset, see Badgworth.
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The area by the church
Badgeworth is located in Gloucestershire
 Badgeworth shown within Gloucestershire
District Tewkesbury
Shire county Gloucestershire
Region South West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district GL51
Police Gloucestershire
Fire Gloucestershire
Ambulance South Western
EU Parliament South West England
UK Parliament Tewkesbury
List of places

Coordinates: 51°52′24″N 2°08′25″W / 51.873204°N 2.140201°W / 51.873204; -2.140201

Badgeworth is a village and civil parish in the Tewkesbury district of Gloucestershire, England, between Gloucester and Cheltenham. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 1,206. Apart from the village of Badgeworth the parish also includes Bentham and Little Witcombe.

Despite its small size and being situated nearly a mile south of the line, in 1840 Badgeworth was provided with a station on the newly opened Birmingham and Gloucester Railway (later part of the Midland Railway and subsequently the LMS), but this was a very early casualty, closing as early as 1843.

Holy Trinity Church 
House viewed from the Gloucestershire Way which crosses its driveway 
Badgeworth Court, in the Dutch Colonial style (1829), former home of Colonel Selwyn Payne 

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