Autumn Equinox

Every year at Stonehenge, the autumn equinox is celebrated. The autumn equinox occurs around September 22. This year, it’s on Friday, September 22 at 21:02 but the open access celebrations at Stonehenge are taking place the morning after. The stones are opened as soon as it gets light enough to be safe, about 20 minutes […]

Improvement and refurbishment works at Household Recycling Centres

A refurbishment and improvement programme will be rolled out across the majority of Wiltshire’s recycling centres over the next few months, with centres closing for short periods while the work takes place. FCC Environment was recently awarded a contract by the council to run nine council owned recycling centres and they will be carrying out […]

Exclusive Terry Pratchett exhibition at The Salisbury Museum

The Salisbury Museum, the Estate of Sir Terry Pratchett and Paul Kidby present a new and exclusive exhibition ‘Terry Pratchett: HisWorld’. It opened at The Salisbury Museum on 16 September 2017 and runs until 13 January 2018. In a first for the museum, this major exhibition explores the life of Sir Terry Pratchett and gives a […]

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 […]

Photos of Classic Ibiza at Bowood

Photos of Festival of Archaeology 2017 at Salisbury Museum

Photos of Old Sarum Landscapes Project

Old Sarum Landscapes Project

Old Sarum and the landscape around it, is the subject of a research project started in 2014 run by Kristian Strutt at the Archaeology Department at Southampton University and Dr Alex Langlands. University students returned to the site in July 2017 for geophysical surveying, field walking and excavation. Trenches investigating a possible prehistoric ditch and an […]

Steward for Oxfam at WOMAD Festival

Oxfam need more stewards for WOMAD Festival. 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 cause and […]

Salisbury Taste Trail returns to the city

Back by popular demand, Salisbury Taste Trail is offering a unique tasting tour of the city directed entirely by you. Produced by Ageas Salisbury International Arts Festival and sponsored by Salisbury BID, Salisbury Taste Trail gives you the chance to try some of the city’s delicious food and drink offerings. Whether you’re looking to try […]