Heddington

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Coordinates: 51°23′46″N 2°00′08″W / 51.395990°N 2.002274°W / 51.395990; -2.002274

Heddington
Heddington is located in Wiltshire
Heddington
Heddington
 Heddington shown within Wiltshire
OS grid reference ST9993866328
Civil parish Heddington
Unitary authority Swindon
Ceremonial county Wiltshire
Region South West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town CALNE
Postcode district SN11 0
Dialling code 01380
Police Wiltshire
Fire Wiltshire
Ambulance Great Western
EU Parliament South West England
UK Parliament North Swindon
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Heddington is a village near to Calne in Wiltshire, forming part of The Oldbury Benefice, which comprises the 5 parishes of Cherhill, Compton Bassett, Heddington, Calstone Wellington and Yatesbury.

Every year, on the first weekend of July - weather permitting - it is host to the Heddington and Stockley Steam Rally, a fun packed family day, which attracts steam engine owners from across the globe. Attractions include working steam engines of various sizes, classic cars and motorbikes, tractor pulling, falconry, motorcycle stunt show, quad bikes, fun fair, a band, a beer tent and stalls.

Heddington has one pub, The Ivy, and a church. A Buddhist Meditation Centre is situated in Splatts House.

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