MOD sports facilities opened up to Wiltshire’s clubs and voluntary organisations

Wiltshire clubs and voluntary organisations can sign up to enjoy military sporting facilities across the south of the county as part of a special initiative between Wiltshire Council and the Ministry of Defence (MOD). Clubs and organisations can arrange to use the impressive range of facilities at Bulford, Tidworth, Perham Down and Larkhill. The sharing […]

Julia’s House Santa Run returns this Christmas

What better way to get into the Christmas spirit than by signing up for the Julia’s House Santa fun run in Devizes on Sunday, 10th December. The sponsored run in aid the of the children’s hospice charity sets off from Hillworth Park at 10am with a choice of three routes – 1.5km, 3km or 5km […]

Photos of Lulu at Salisbury City Hall

Lulu at Salisbury City Hall, supported by Chloe Reynolds and Darren Hodson, 19th October 2017.

Longleat Festival of Light 2017

Longleat’s hugely successful Festival of Light will be brightening up even the darkest of wintry days when it makes a welcome return from November 5th (Daily from December 1st). 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 […]

Photos of Passchendale centenary at Salisbury Cathedral

WW1 experience day at Salisbury Cathedral to mark 100 years since The Battle of Passchendaele. The battle took place on the Western Front in Ypres between July and November 1917.

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