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Circles of Stone / Circles of Time

Our first introduction to Avebury came in 1977 via Children’s Television.

At the time we probably scarcely realised that the fictional village of Milbury conveniently situated within a pre-historic Megalithic Stone Circle for the cunning plot of, ‘Children of the Stones’ was based largely upon fact. 510 more words

Spirituality

Stonehenge and Avebury WHS celebrates the launch of the first joint Stonehenge and Avebury WHS Management Plan

Stonehenge and Avebury WHS celebrates the launch of the first joint Stonehenge and Avebury WHS Management Plan

The Avebury World Heritage Site Steering Committee and the Stonehenge World Heritage Site Committee are delighted to announce the launch of the first joint Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites World Heritage Site (WHS) Management Plan.  202 more words

World Heritage Sites

Playing out- Mountains of the Sun

Go on… when was the last time you went out to play? I don’t mean with children, wonderful as that is… but just you… playing out… in the fields. 213 more words

Spirituality

Playing out

Go on… when was the last time you went out to play? I don’t mean with children, wonderful as that is… but just you… playing out… in the fields. 214 more words

Landscape

Go back to Avebury

I know going back to Avebury isn’t doing something for the first time – or doing a challenge, but I used to love going there as a kid. 32 more words

30 Things Before I'm 30

trek

Ben and Will and I completed the  Sarsen Trail the weekend before last. A 26 mile trek from the ancient site of Avebury to Stonehenge. We decided to use the walk as a fundraiser for Love Without Boundaries cleft surgery fund. 38 more words

Avebury

Avebury, the world’s largest pre-historic stone circle! Three stone circle’s encompassing the village of Avebury in Wiltshire, Southwest England. It was constructed during the Neolithic or New Stone Age era, about 2600 BCE. 64 more words

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