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  • Kova me Badd

    This Saturday The Lamb Inn plays host to artists Kova Me Bad. With several bands appearing over the weekend as part of the Marlborough music festival, Kova Me Bad are something a little different....

    Putt away the pounds for Swift Medics

    How much would you like to spend a luxury day of golf, whilst raising funds for an important local cause? The Swift Medics Golf day is back on Tuesday 5th of June with a fantastic agenda for a crackin...

    Lucy Rose live in Marlborough

    Monday, 10th July at Marlborough’s Café Thirty8 It is hard enough to find a record shop in this day and age and when you stumble across one staffed by knowledgeable individuals it can feel as...

    Eric Gill at the White Horse Gallery

    Sculptor, typographic designer, engraver and printmaker, Eric Gill (1882-1940) is among the most revered artists of the Arts and Craft movement. A controversial figure, Gill was a passionate Cathol...

    Rocking at the standing stones

    Although less famous than its near neighbour, Stonehenge, the prehistoric site of Avebury in Wiltshire is arguably one of the most sacred spots in the United Kingdom, its standing stones straddling th...

    Half Term Fun at Avebury

    From Friday 9th February through to Sunday 18th, Avebury Manor are offering children the chance to really get to grips with history – literally. Children will be invited to touch the displays, ...

    Merchant’s House Museum opens

    The long-awaited museum at the Merchant’s House has thrown open its doors for the Pelham Genesis Exhibition from Monday 3rd-Sunday 9th July. Featuring the very earliest Pelham Puppets and puppe...

    Six Nations live from The Bear

    If you can’t be there in person, the next best thing must surely it to watch the Six Nations Rugby Tournament live from the comfort of a great pub. With quality beer and fellow rugby fans the ...

    Marlborough puppetry festival - 8-9th July

    This weekend, the Marlborough Puppetry Festival will celebrate 70 years of Pelham Puppets with a series of exhibitions, shows and workshops featuring professional performers.This non-profit community ...

    Marlborough Literature Festival

    A late-comer to the literary festival scene, Marlborough Literature Festival has nonetheless established itself firmly in top-tier since its inception in 2010. With a literary heritage which inclu...

    Ben Waters, Saturday 15 July HADCAF

    Saturday 15 July 8:00pm at John O’Gaunt School In a twenty five year career in which he has established himself as one of Europe’s supreme boogie piano players, Ben Waters creates a rollick...

    Raymond Blanc seeks the best of British

    British Food Fortnight Competition 2017 The search is on for the most imaginative and innovative celebration of British food during British Food Fortnight, which takes place from 23rd September to 8t...

    Wessex Male Choir, Saturday July 1st HADCAF

    Saturday July 1st, 7pm at John O’ Gaunt School There are few things more stirring than a choir going at full pelt and Hungerford gets the chance to listen to one of the finest when the Wessex M...

    Final Wicket – Blowers comes to Marlborough

    Cricket broadcasting legend Henry Blofeld, the voice of Test Match Special, has finally retired after a career spanning decades. On Monday November 6th Blowers will be making a personal appearance at...

    HADCAF 2017

    The reliably wonderful Hungerford and District Arts Festival has now published its 2017 programme which runs from Friday 30th June to Sunday 16th July, and what a line-up. Hungerford’s Festi...

    River walk along the Kennet at Ramsbury 23rd September

    ARK (Action on the River Kennett), that wonderful charity run almost entirely by volunteers who work so hard to keep our waterways in rude health, are holding one of their lovely River Walks this Satu...

    Marlborough in Bloom Garden Competition

    Spades at the ready! Estate Agents Henry George are considering applications for the Marlborough in Bloom Garden Competition which they sponsor. Entries must be received by 12th May, 2017 and catego...

    Burbank at Marlborough Music Festival

    Described as Wiltshire’s answer to Lennon and McCartney, Burbank have made a massive splash since forming in the spring of 2016 and in their first year alone have performed at over 100 gigs across t...
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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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