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The Buscot and Coleshill Estates - Second World War walk

Discover Coleshill's hidden Second World War history on this informative guided spring time walk through village, woods and parkland at the home of the British Resistance. Coleshill House was the hush hush headquarters of Churchill's secret army, or the Auxiliers. Discover the detailed history of their training and visit some of the remaining Second World War features around the village, including the Guard House and the original prototype underground training bunker or operational base (OB). Plus, check out our newly built and refurbished replica "funk hole" and see our new display of artefacts including a rare copy of a Stand-Down letter. Booking Essential. Phone: 01793 762209.
A National Trust Event - Start 18:00. End 20:00. Park and meet at the Coleshill Estate Office car park. For more details please phone the contact number below.
The Buscot and Coleshill Estates, Coleshill Estate Office, Coleshill, Swindon, Oxfordshire SN6 7PT
Tue 18 Apr 2017
Contact telephone: 01793 762209 - Lynda Tuckwell. Call to check latest times or cancellations.
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