Locks Ride in Winkfield Row
Winkfield shown within Berkshire
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According to the 2001 census, the parish had a population of 15,271. The parish includes the hamlets of Winkfield, Maidens Green, Winkfield Row, Brockhill, Winkfield Street, Chavey Down, Woodside, Cranbourne and Swinley, part of the village of North Ascot and the Bracknell suburbs of Forest Park, Martins Heron and The Warren. The parish used to be slightly larger – additionally covering what is now Bullbrook, Crown Wood and Harmans Water – and is said to have been one of the largest in England.
Sport and recreation
Winkfield has a King George's Field in memorial to King George V. The White Hart pub in Winkfield was recently awarded custodianship of a locally renowned cyclist's persil white shorts, signed by the Child Bereavement Charity's cycling team, on their recent return from a record breaking fund raising European tour. The shorts can be viewed by the public during normal opening hours.
Winkfield Row has a preparatory school called Lambrook.
- history.php?CID=26&Title=The+Parish+of+Winkfield. Bfheritage.org.uk. Retrieved on 2013-07-17.
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