Shipton Bellinger

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Shipton Bellinger
Village Street, Shipton Bellinger - - 899074.jpg
Shipton Bellinger is located in Hampshire
Shipton Bellinger
Shipton Bellinger
 Shipton Bellinger shown within Hampshire
OS grid reference SU231454
Civil parish Shipton Bellinger
District Test Valley
Shire county Hampshire
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town TIDWORTH
Postcode district SP9
Dialling code 01980
Police Hampshire
Fire Hampshire
Ambulance South Central
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament North West Hampshire
List of places

Coordinates: 51°12′27″N 1°40′09″W / 51.2075°N 1.66916°W / 51.2075; -1.66916

Shipton Bellinger is a village and civil parish in Hampshire, England.

Shipton Bellinger is about 5 miles (8 km) north-east of the town of Amesbury and 12 miles (19 km) north-east of the city of Salisbury. It is on the A338 road, near its junction with the A303 road. It is in the Test Valley council district but its post town is Tidworth in Wiltshire.

The village is surrounded by Salisbury Plain. It is close to Tidworth Camp and a number of British Army families live in the village.

Notable features in the village include the Norman Church of England parish church of Saint Peter and the River Bourne.

Village facilities include a public house, a sports and social club, a village shop and Post Office, a primary school, a village hall and a used car dealer.

They are well known for their football team Shipton Bellinger Rams FC, who are doing very well in the table so far.

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