As part of the celebrations for the 30th anniversary of Stonehenge and Avebury being inscribed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO; we were honoured to receive a special video message from Mechtilde Rossler, Director of the UNESCO World Heritage Centre in … Read More >
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Celebrating 30 Years of World Heritage at Stonehenge and Avebury Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 November 2016 This year Stonehenge and Avebury World Heritage Site is celebrating 30 years since its inscription on to the World Heritage list in 1986. … Read More >
Open Farm Sunday is the farming industry’s annual open day. A day when hundreds of farmers all over the country welcome visitors onto their farms to discover the world of farming. The June 5th Open Farm in Avebury was a … Read More >
UNESCO release report following on from their proactive mission in October 2015 to investigate and advise on issues related to proposals for the A303 in the Stonehenge part of the World Heritage Site In October 2015 the UK received representatives from the UNESCO … Read More >
A new information leaflet has been produced by the World Heritage Site Coordination Unit to help to explain what a World Heritage Site is, why Stonehenge and Avebury is designated as a World Heritage Site and how it is managed. The leaflet … Read More >