Patchway is a town in South Gloucestershire, England, situated 10 km (6.2 mi) north-north west of central Bristol. The town is a housing overflow for Bristol inborn contiguous to Bristol’s urban area, and is often regarded as a large outer suburb. Nearby are the additional Bristol satellite towns of Filton and Bradley Stoke. Patchway is twinned subsequently Clermont l’Herault, France, and Gauting, Germany. It was time-honored as a civil parish in 1953, becoming separate from the parish of welcoming Almondsbury.