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Avebury Stone Circle

The stone circle in Avebury is one of Wiltshires hidden gems, it sits on the edge of the downs, to the west of Marlborough, it’s believed to be the oldest standing circle in the world. Although it is often almost forgotten due to it’s bigger and much younger counterpart, Stonehenge being just down the road […]

Marlborough in Wiltshire

The market town of Marlborough sits on the edge of the south downs, with Swindon around 15 miles to the north, Calne and Devizes to the west and Hungerford to it’s east. The A4 which used to be the original road from Bristol right into London passes straight through Marlborough, it’s this road which is […]

Tourist Attractions

Wiltshire is a magnet for tourists in the summer, as there is so much for people of all ages to do, from the jousting tournaments and Longleat for the kids, to Stonehenge, Avebury stone circle and West Kennet Long Barrow for the more spiritually minded, right through to the Swindon outlet village and fantastic country […]

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