Communications hub, Patney
|Patney shown within Wiltshire|
|Population||155 (in 2011)|
|OS grid reference|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Fire||Dorset and Wiltshire|
|EU Parliament||South West England|
The infant Salisbury Avon forms part of the southern boundary of the parish.
All significant local government services are provided by Wiltshire Council, with its headquarters in Trowbridge, and the parish is represented there by Paul Oatway, who succeeded Brigadier Robert Hall in 2013. Its Member of Parliament is Claire Perry, Member for Devizes.
The Stert and Westbury Railway was built close to the north of the village in 1900 by the Great Western Railway Company. There was a station where the road to All Cannings crossed the line; it was closed when local services were withdrawn in 1966.
The nearest Anglican church is St John the Baptist at Chirton. Patney had a church since the 12th century, St Swithin's, which was rebuilt in 1878, closed in 1992, and became a private residence in 1996.
- "Patney". Wiltshire Community History. Wiltshire Council. Retrieved 28 March 2015.
- "Victoria County History - Wiltshire - Vol 11 pp203-208 - Parishes: Patney". British History Online. University of London. Retrieved 28 March 2015.
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