Fairford

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Fairford
Fishing River Coln Fairford.jpg
River Coln, Fairford
Fairford is located in Gloucestershire
Fairford
Fairford
Location within Gloucestershire
Population3,236 (2011 census)[1]
OS grid referenceSP149010
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townFairford
Postcode districtGL7
Dialling code01285
PoliceGloucestershire
FireGloucestershire
AmbulanceSouth Western
UK Parliament
WebsiteWelcome to Fairford Town Council
List of places
UK
England
Gloucestershire
51°42′29″N 1°47′06″W / 51.708°N 1.785°W / 51.708; -1.785Coordinates: 51°42′29″N 1°47′06″W / 51.708°N 1.785°W / 51.708; -1.785

Fairford is a small town in Gloucestershire, England. The town is in the Cotswold hills on the River Coln, 6 miles (9.7 km) east of Cirencester, 4 miles (6.4 km) west of Lechlade and 9 miles (14 km) north of Swindon. Nearby are RAF Fairford and the Cotswold Water Park.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Parish population 2011". Archived from the original on 2 April 2015. Retrieved 23 March 2015.