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  • Avebury Manor Visitor Info

    Thursday, 16 May 2019.

    Avebury Manor is a 16th Century Grade One listed property run by the National Trust in Avebury, near Marlborough. The Manor offers a rare opportunity for a barrier-free country house experience. Wit...

    Abbey House Gardens

    Wednesday, 01 May 2019.

    Abbey House Gardens is a spectacular 5 acre country house garden in Malmesbury, Wiltshire which straddles the River Avon. Reckoned to be one of the great gardens of England, if not the world, the ga...

    Avebury Manor visitor information

    Monday, 14 August 2017.

    Avebury Manor is a 16th Century Grade One listed property run by the National Trust in Avebury, near Marlborough. The Manor offers a rare opportunity for a barrier-free country house experience. With...

    Stately splendour

    Friday, 07 July 2017.

    Summer is the time for swanking around stately homes and pretending that you live there. Wiltshire has a world-class collection of magnificent gardens and stately homes, and within striking distance...

    The real WOLF HALL

    Thursday, 16 May 2019.

    Crucial to the heart of the Tudor monarchy as presented in the recent BBC drama series of the same name, WOLF HALL near Burbage stands (or not) as testimony to the rise and fall of the Seymour fam...

    Highclere Castle visitor information

    Wednesday, 10 April 2019.

    World famous from its starring role in the smash hit drama series Downton Abbey, Highclere Castle’s future is secure thanks to the scores of visitors who have flocked to witness its imposing f...

    The Merchant's House

    Thursday, 13 July 2017.

    Top of any day tripper's list when they visit Marlborough is the Merchant's House. This magnificent timber and brick building is a Marlborough landmark, constructed by prosperous silk merchant, Thom...

    White Horses Around Marlborough

    Tuesday, 20 December 2016.

    Credits : wiltshirewhitehorses.org.uk Of the thirteen white horses carved into hillsides across Wiltshire, eight are still visible and of these the Marlborough White Horse is the smallest. Measurin...

    The Crofton Beam Engines

    Friday, 10 May 2019.

    These are two magnificent pieces of industrial archaeology that will appeal to both families and steam enthusiasts. Set in stunning Wiltshire countryside on the Kennet and Avon Canal, Crofton Beam E...

    Getting to know you… Cobbs, much more than a farm shop

    Thursday, 28 June 2018.

    As you walk into Cobbs newly refurbished and extended café, it’s easy to see why this business is thriving. The natural wooden benches, pendant lights and ample seating extend onto a beautiful ...
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    Originally part of the Icknield Way which ran from Norfolk to Wiltshire, the Ridgeway is Britain’s oldest road and was extended in 1972 and designated as a National Trail.

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    Alma Mater to an illustrious roll call which includes William Morris, poets Siegfried Sassoon, Louis MacNeice and John Betjeman, Bruce Chatwin, bankrupts Ian and Kevin Maxwell and the sublimely talented Nick Drake, ...

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    Avebury is a henge monument (which is an ancient place surrounded by a bank and ditch) and is the world’s largest prehistoric stone circle, originally comprising of some 100 standing stones, with two inner stone circles.

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    Dating from around 3,650 years BC West Kennet Long Barrow is one of the largest and most accessible Neolithic Tombs in Britain

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    World famous from its starring role in the smash hit drama series Downton Abbey, Highclere Castle’s future is secure thanks to the scores of visitors who have flocked to witness its imposing façade first hand.

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    This half term Cobbs Farm Shop and Play Barn are offering a little bit extra with non-stop entertainment for all the family.

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    Marlborough TOWNSITE™ is well established as a conduit for local people featuring news, events, attractions and special offers and NOW we've added a LOCAL JOBS BOARD to our already successful mix. This comprehensive section aims to connect with local job hunters in a friendly and more engaging way

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    Top of any day tripper's list when they visit Marlborough is the Merchant's House. This magnificent timber and brick building is a Marlborough landmark, constructed by prosperous silk merchant, Thomas Bayly

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    There are no shortage of great places to eat and stay, rest your weary bones and fill your boots in the loveliest town in Wiltshire,

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