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Ridgeway National Trail New Look Newsletter

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The Ridgeway National Trail is a great way to get to and explore the Avebury part of the WHS. Our partners The Ridgeway Partnership are pleased to announce a new-look newsletter.  The newsletter can be found here. This is a … Read More >

UNESCO launches #OurWorldHeritage

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#OurWorldHeritage UNESCO launches #OurWorldHeritage – a social media campaign where people are invited to share their unique World Heritage stories and experiences with our global community Post a photograph of yourself at a World Heritage site on Instagram using the tag … Read More >

Stonehenge on BBC 2

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A new two part series starts tonight on BBC 2 in Operation Stonehenge: What Lies Beneath? You can find out more about the excavation from this link to BBC News Archaeologists have unveiled the most detailed map ever produced of … Read More >

New Information Panel at Longstones, Avebury

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Over a decade ago archaeologists were excavating in Avebury in search of the route of the less well-known Beckhampton Avenue. Today, the only upstanding evidence of this Avenue is the two cove stones known locally as Adam and Eve in Longstones … Read More >

Between the Monuments Excavation Avebury 2014

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  For the second year staff, volunteers and students from the National Trust, University of Leicester and the University of Southampton are exploring “Between the Monuments” on the West Kennet Avenue in Avebury.  You can follow their progress on the … Read More >