My first trip to Avebury and the surrounding area was even more powerful than I thought it would be. The huge stone circle, which I’d first seen forty years ago in the excellent children’s tv drama Children Of The Stones, really has to be seen to be appreciated. 422 more words
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Silbury Hill from West Kennet Long Barrow
West Kennet Long Barrow viewed from South.
I’ve been to this long barrow many times over the years and even spent the night in one of the burial chambers although on discovery much to the fright of early morning visiting American tourists! 70 more words
Eight London Red Ropers joined some other guests at Lower Shaw Farm in Swindon for the New Year. Lower Shaw is a community farm which has chickens, ducks, (currently shut in due to the threat of bird flu) 2 pigs, 3 sheep and an organic garden. 192 more words