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Chalke Valley History Festival 2019

The dates for this year’s Daily Mail Chalke Valley History Festival, have been announced. Monday 24th to Sunday 30th June 2019.



Gravity Industries Jet Suit flight at Salisbury Cathedral

Gravity Jet Suit demonstration against the stunning backdrop of Salisbury’s 13th century Cathedral.



Longleat’s festive fantastic voyage

Longleat’s hugely popular Festival of Light returns this month with a magical journey through time and space.



Salisbury to host National Armed Forces Day in 2019

The city of Salisbury has been chosen to host the Armed Forces Day National Event in 2019, which is a major boost for the city and its recovery following the incident almost four months ago. This prestigious national event will be hosted by Wiltshire and Salisbury City Councils and will be a fitting way to […]



Steward for Oxfam at WOMAD Festival

Oxfam need more stewards for WOMAD Festival (25-30 July 2018). Stewards need to be over 18 years of age and able to commit to working 3 x 8 hour shifts across the festival. Oxfam has been taking volunteers to festivals for over 20 years and it’s a fantastic way to give your time to a worthwhile […]



Hairy Bikers and James Martin join Longleat food and Drink Festival

The Hairy Bikers and TV chef James Martin will be among the highlights at this year’s Longleat Food & Drink Festival (June 23rd – 24th). As well as live cooking masterclasses, the two-day celebration of British summertime will also feature Market Street which plays host to 30 open-air food and drinks stalls, as well as […]



Chalke Valley History Festival 2018

View photos of Chalke Valley History Festival 2018 Set in Broad Chalke, close to the City of Salisbury in south-west Wiltshire, the must-attend event for history enthusiasts will take place from Monday 25 June to Sunday 1 July 2018. Offering a unique blend of talks, discussions and topical debates, alongside a vast living history through-the- […]



Longleat Festival of Light 2017

Longleat’s hugely successful Festival of Light will brighten up even the darkest of wintry days . It’s on from November 5 2017 to 7 January 2018. The Wiltshire estate was the first place in the UK to hold such an event back in 2014 and remains the biggest; with thousands of giant Chinese lanterns transforming […]



Exclusive Terry Pratchett exhibition at The Salisbury Museum

  Although this exhibit is now over, on Twitter @terryandrob said: “Now that #HisWorld @PaulKidby has closed its doors for the last time we’ll answer a few of your questions; 1. We couldn’t extend our stay @SalisburyMuseum as a new exhibition is already moving in. 2. No. We won’t be touring. 3. Yes. We have […]



Longleat Sky Safari

The skies above Wiltshire are set to be filled with dozens of spectacular hot air balloons as Longleat stages its annual Sky Safari (September 15th-17th). Following on from the popularity of last year’s event, organisers are hoping this year’s will be the largest annual event of its kind in the UK with 130 balloons scheduled […]