Our Community

Our Community

Longborough has a vibrant and varied community centered around several well established “institutions” listed below.  Click on each heading to find out a little more about them.

St. James Church

St James’ Church is the Church of England parish church of Longborough.  The earliest record of the building is in 1192, when a priest was murdered in the church.  The present church was built in the 12th century.



The Coach and Horses

This compact and cosy old coaching inn offers a traditional Cotswold village welcome. Enjoy traditional Sunday lunches, unique award-winning Donnington ales, Stowford Press cider and cool draught Guinness.  The view from the front beer garden will transport you back a hundred years and well-behaved dogs are most welcome!

Tel: 01451 830325



Longborough Village Hall

image27Longborough Village Hall was originally built as a ‘Reading Room’ for gentlemen only.

Following extensions to provide a store room, toilets, kitchen and a second meeting room, now equipped with a 3/4 size snooker table, it became ‘The Village Hall’ for use by all villagers.

Tel: 01451 870067



Longborough C of E Primary School is one of three schools within The North Cotswold Schools Federation (NCSF). It’s aim is to to be a leading example of a federation of primary schools, educating children to become fulfilled and contributing members of society.

Tel: 01451 830097


Longborough Village Shop

Our community-run, friendly and welcoming store is here to cater for all your needs whether you’re on your holidays, just passing by or live around the corner.  Nothing is too much trouble, so give us a try!

Tel: 01451 833534


Longborough Festival Opera

Longborough Festival Opera is an intimate 500-seat theatre set amidst the glorious rolling hills of the Cotswolds.  The 2020 Festival runs from 4 June to 4 August, and includes Wagner’s Die Walküre, Donizetti’s The Elixir of Love, Monteverdi’s The Return of Ulysses, and Janácek’s The Cunning Little Vixen.

Box Office Tel: 01451 830292

Longborough & Sezincote Cricket Club

Longborough & Sezincote Cricket Club is a part of the Cotswold District Cricket Association and the first team are currently in the Saturday League Division 1.  The full range of fixtures and results can be found at the CDCA website.

For more details, please contact the Chairman, Philip Green, at pmg343@gmail.com or Captain, Henry Leonard, at henryleonard100@yahoo.co.uk