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More details - Chisenbury Priory - Open Garden for NGS
Medieval Priory with Queen Anne face and early C17 rear (not open) in middle of 5 acre garden on chalk. Mature garden with fine trees within clump and flint walls, herbaceous borders, shrubs, roses. Moisture loving plants along mill leat, carp pond, orchard and wild garden, many unusual plants.
Chisenbury Priory, East Chisenbury
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Crofton Lock House - Open Garden for NGS
¾ acre garden in idyllic setting around 200 yr old, off grid lock keeper’s cottage. Garden comprises herbaceous beds designed with a painter’s eye to provide riotous colour, sculptural form, and an abundance of wildlife from spring to autumn; at rear a small orchard, collection of apple and soft fruit...
Crofton Lock House, Marlborough
Sun 3 Jun, Sun 29 Jul

More details - Avebury - Gardener's question time
Chat to head gardener Simon Brooks to discover more about Avebury Manor Garden or ask a question to solve a problem you’ve been having with your own garden!
Avebury, near Marlborough
Fri 25 May, Fri 29 Jun

More details - Avebury - May half-term fun
This half-term at Avebury you can celebrate nature’s spring ’B’s with 50 things activities every day in the garden. It will be a week of bees, butterflies, birds and blooms so join us in the garden and tick off one of your 50 things!
Avebury, near Marlborough
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Avebury - Trust10 trail run at Avebury
The Trust10 is a monthly, 10k trail run that gives you the opportunity to explore the wider Avebury landscape. Join us at Avebury on the fourth Sunday of every month between April- October for a free, 10k trail run. Enjoy a challenging run with stunning views across the wider Avebury landscape.
Avebury, near Marlborough
Sun 27 May, Sun 24 Jun, Sun 22 Jul

More details - Avebury - Yoga on the lawn
Relax in the stunning setting of Avebury Manor garden as you take part in a rejuvenating outdoor yoga session with a local instructor . Parking in the main visitor car park is free for event attendees.
Avebury, near Marlborough
Sat 9 Jun, Sat 16 Jun, Sat 23 Jun, Sat 30 Jun, Sat 7 Jul, Sat 14 Jul, Sat 21 Jul

More details - Avebury - Lecture: breaking ground at Avebury
To mark the 100 year anniversary of women first gaining the right to vote in Britain, this year at Avebury we’ll be exploring the female archaeologists who worked here in the 20th century.
Avebury, near Marlborough
Tue 12 Jun

More details - Avebury - Spring  garden experience
Spend half a day with Head Gardener, Simon Brooks and discover more about Avebury Manor garden as well as tips and practical experience for your own garden. You’ll enjoy a guided tour of Avebury Manor garden with helpful hints on planning and nurturing your own garden.
Avebury, near Marlborough
Thu 14 Jun

More details - Avebury - Landscape walk - East of Avebury circuit
The East of Avebury circuit heads out of the stone circle towards the Ridgeway, taking in prehistoric round barrows before returning by the Avenue. The volunteer guide will help you unlock the history of the landscape as you walk.
Avebury, near Marlborough
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Great Gatsby Dinner and Dance
Dig out your flapper dresses and gangster outfits and come and enjoy a cocktail on arrival followed by an authentic 1920s/30s 5 course dinner followed by dancing to the local celebrity DJ Mark Burdge’s amazing music.
Bishops Cannings School, Bishops Cannings
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Calstone and Cherhill Downs - Cherhill Butterfly Walk
Join us to explore the stunning chalk downland of Calstone and Cherhill Downs. This landscape is packed with beautiful wild flowers and rare butterflies. Calstone and Cherhill Downs are home to some of our most beautiful and rare butterflies, such as the Marsh Fritillary and Adonis Blue.
Calstone and Cherhill Downs
Sun 27 May

More details - Trantor House - Open Garden for NGS
Border Oak timber framed house on country lane surrounded by approx acre of both formal and informal gardens. Attractive mixed and herbaceous colour themed borders, rose garden, wildlife pond and stream. Summerhouse, raised vegetable beds and wildflower meadow. Chickens. Sloping garden with steps.
Trantor House, Durrington
Sun 27 May, Sat 2 Jun, Sun 3 Jun

More details - 1 Southview - Open Garden for NGS
An atmospheric small town garden that leads you through many different, fascinating areas as it seems to go on and on.
1 Southview, Devizes
Fri 15 Jun, Sat 7 Jul

More details - Pear Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
A ’jewel of a small garden’ choc full of interest all yr. Spiral paths and low hedges, with alpines, hellebores, perennials, peonies in the front. Vibrant exotic patio at the back, steps up to quirky topiary, roses, grasses, clematis, herbs, fruit. Timber greenhouse.
Pear Cottage, Devizes
Fri 15 Jun, Sat 7 Jul

More details - Shalbourne Village Book and Jigsaw Sale
Great Book and Jigsaw Sale plus occasional guest tables to raise funds for Shalbourne Village Hall Repairs. Hundreds of good quality adult and children’s books available all topics most at £1.00. Jigsaws usually c £3.50. or less. Normally guest table selling childrens handmade knitwear.
Shalbourne Village Hall ( Kingston Room) Kingston Road Shalbourne Marlborough
Sat 26 May

More details - Plant in the Park
Hillworth Park Events—Plant in the Park Tuesday 29th May, 10am to 2pm The Hillworth Park team are once again joining forces with the Devizes in Bloom Committee to help teach our younger park-goers the joys of gardening!
Hillworth Park Cafe, Queens Road, Devizes, Wiltshire
Tue 29 May

More details - Art Trail Week in Devizes
The Lawrence Society of Art have an exhibition and sale of paintings and art at The Crown Centre. Also dozens of artworks are being displayed in shops and premises all around Devizes town centre. Pick up a trail map from The Crown Centre and look out for the yellow signs.
Devizes town centre and Crown centre
Mon 18 Jun to Sat 23 Jun

More details - Windmill Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
1 acre cottage style, wildlife friendly garden on greensand. Mixed beds and borders with long season of interest. Roses on pagoda, large vegetable patch for kitchen and exhibition at local shows, greenhouse. Whole garden virtually pesticide free for last 20yrs. Small bog garden by wildlife pond.
Windmill Cottage, Market Lavington
Thu 24 May, Fri 25 May, Thu 14 Jun, Fri 15 Jun, Thu 12 Jul, Fri 13 Jul

More details - The Old Mill - Open Garden for NGS
Water running through a multitude of channels no longer drives the mill but provides a backdrop for whimsical garden of pollarded limes and naturalistic planting. Paths meander by streams and over small bridges. Vistas give dramatic views of downs beyond.
The Old Mill, Ramsbury
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Conholt Park - Open Garden for NGS
10 acres of varied garden styles and lawns with mature cedars. Large walled garden recently replanted and established beds. Orchard with wisteria walk. Formal rose garden, rhyl, secret gardens with hostas, geranium and macleaya.
Conholt Park, Andover
Sun 17 Jun, Sun 22 Jul

More details - West Lavington Manor - Open Garden for NGS
5 acre walled garden first established in C17 by John Danvers who brought Italianate gardens to the UK. Herbaceous border, redeveloped Japanese garden, new rose garden, orchard and arboretum with some outstanding specimen trees all centred around a trout stream and duck pond.
West Lavington Manor, West Lavington
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Stonehenge Landscape - Stonehenge Spring Archaeology Walk
The Stonehenge landscape is an intriguing place with many of its secrets still lying tantalisingly below ground. However, this enjoyable and informative 4 mile walk with an expert guide will have you looking at this landscape with new eyes.
Stonehenge Landscape, 3 Stonehenge Cottages, King Barrows, Amesbury
Wed 23 May

More details - Stonehenge Landscape - Stonehenge Summer Archaeology Walk
The Stonehenge landscape is an intriguing place with many of its secrets still lying tantalisingly below ground. However, this enjoyable and informative 4 mile walk with an expert guide will have you looking at this landscape with new eyes.
Stonehenge Landscape, 3 Stonehenge Cottages, King Barrows, Amesbury
Wed 6 Jun, Wed 4 Jul, Thu 19 Jul

More details - Stonehenge Landscape - Discover Durrington Walls
Have you ever wondered where the builders of Stonehenge lived' Our National Trust landscape guides will take you on a 2.5 - 3 mile walk to explore the Durrington Walls and discover 6,000 years of hidden history.
Stonehenge Landscape, 3 Stonehenge Cottages, King Barrows, Amesbury
Thu 14 Jun, Sat 7 Jul, Wed 25 Jul

More details - Moderate Walk
Poulshot to Potterne
Car park by village hall, Poulshot. ST969596
Wed 23 May

More details - Longer Walk
Poulshot and Caen hill locks
Car park by village hall, Poulshot. ST969596
Mon 11 Jun

Children’s Arts Festival More details - Children's Arts Festival
A two day festival, where kids can try out arts activities with professional artists. A fabulous way to round off half term. A wide range of fun workshops and activities for kids, including theatre, music, dance, drama, storytelling and crafts. Outdoor and indoor.
Croft Hall, Activity Centre & Field, Hungerford
Sat 2 Jun and Sun 3 Jun
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More details - The Old Rectory Inkpen - Open Garden for NGS
On a gentle hillside with lovely countryside views, the Old Rectory offers a peaceful setting for this pretty 2 acre garden. Enjoy strolling through the formal and walled gardens, herbaceous borders, pleached lime walk and wild flower meadow (some slopes).
The Old Rectory Inkpen, Inkpen
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Amport & Monxton Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Monxton and Amport are two pretty villages linked by Pill Hill Brook. Visitors have five gardens to enjoy.
Amport & Monxton Gardens, Amport and Monxton
Sun 27 May and Mon 28 May

More details - Cottage in the Trees - Open Garden for NGS
Enchanting ½ acre cottage garden, immaculately planted with water feature, raised vegetable beds, small wildlife pond and gravel garden. Spring bulbs, hellebores and pulmonarias give a welcome start to the season, with pots and baskets, roses and clematis.
Cottage in the Trees, nr Salisbury
Sun 27 May, Sun 24 Jun

More details - Cottage in the Trees - Open Garden for NGS
Enchanting ½ acre cottage garden, immaculately planted with water feature, raised vegetable beds, small wildlife pond and gravel garden. Spring bulbs, hellebores and pulmonarias give a welcome start to the season, with pots and baskets, roses and clematis.
Cottage in the Trees, nr Salisbury
Sun 27 May

More details - Delicious Cream Tea
Cream tea, in a pretty village, home-made scones and gluten free scones. There will also be a home-made stall of cakes, jams, knitted items etc. Plant stall.
Village Hall, Bulkington, nr. Devizes
Sat 26 May

More details - Kirby House - Open Garden for NGS
7 acres in beautiful setting with views of South Berkshire Downs and historical Combe Gibbet, across lawn with ha-ha and parkland. C18 Queen Anne House (not open). Formal borders, lily pond garden and terraces laid out by Harold Peto. Reflecting pond with fountain, lake, walled garden and contemporary sculptures.
Kirby House, Inkpen
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Moderate Walk
Seend Canal walk
Rusty Lane, Seend ST943612
Wed 30 May

More details - Inholmes - Open Garden for NGS
Set in 10 acres with wonderful views over parkland. A wide variety of different areas to enjoy such as a walled garden, many spring bulbs, inspirational herbaceous borders and rose beds. Walks to the lake and through the meadow.
Inholmes, Woodlands St Mary
Wed 13 Jun

More details - Coate Water Miniature Railway Sunday Running
The railway is set in the North East corner of Coate Water Country Park and is operated by volunteers. We have 1 mile of dual gauge track, with our extension opened in 2016. The railway is suitable for children and adults of all ages (children under 5 must be accompanied by an adult).
Coate Water Country Park Swindon just off junction 15 of the M4
Sat 26 May to Mon 28 May, Sat 2 Jun, Sun 3 Jun, Sun 10 Jun, Sun 17 Jun, Sun 24 Jun, Sun 1 Jul, Sun 8 Jul, Sun 15 Jul

More details - Rooksnest - Open Garden for NGS
Approx 10 acre exceptionally fine traditional English garden. Rose garden (redesigned 2017), herbaceous garden, pond garden, herb garden, fruit, vegetable and cutting garden, and glasshouses. Many specimen trees and fine shrubs, orchard and terraces. Garden mostly designed by Arabella Lennox-Boyd.
Rooksnest, Lambourn Woodlands
Wed 13 Jun

More details - Animal First Aid Talk
On May 22nd RSPCA North Wilts will be hosting an information evening on animal first aid at Park South Community Centre, Swindon. The course will be delivered by Chris Laurence, former RSPCA chief veterinary officer.
Park South Community Centre, Swindon
Tue 22 May

More details - Cadenham Manor - Open Garden for NGS
The glorious 4 acre garden comprises a series of rooms around a listed manor and dovecote. Divided by yew hedges and moats, the rooms are furnished with specimen trees, mixed borders, plus fountains and statues to focus the eye. Vegetable garden, herb garden and water garden in old canal.
Cadenham Manor, Chippenham
Wed 6 Jun

More details - Lydiard Park Walled Garden - Open Garden for NGS
Beautiful ornamental C18 walled garden. Trimmed shrubs alternating with individually planted flowers and bulbs incl rare daffodils and tulips, sweet peas, annuals and wall-trained fruit trees.
Lydiard Park Walled Garden, Swindon
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Wiltshire Guild of Spinners Weavers and Dyers Summer Sale of handmade textile and craft work
The Wiltshire Guild of Spinners Weavers and Dyers is holding a summer sale of our member’s work at our premises in Steeple Ashton (located behind the village shop). The Guild aims to preserve the skills associated with our local heritage of the wool trade.
The Textile Studios, 3 St Mary’s School Building, High Street, Steeple Ashton near Trowbridge
Fri 1 Jun to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village - Healing herbs family trail
800 years ago, the nuns of Lacock Abbey couldn’t just pop down the doctors to buy their medicine, so they grew their own. Find out more on our fun family trail. Booking Not Needed. Great for children of all ages. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, near Chippenham,
Sat 26 May to Tue 24 Jul

More details - Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village - A photography exhibition by Karen Knorr
The photographic work of Karen Knorr is our second exhibition in the 2018 Women and Power celebration. Her work arises out of cultural research she undertakes and is in response to traditions, materials, furniture and ways of living.
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, near Chippenham,
Sat 26 May to Tue 24 Jul

More details - Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village - Whispering Woods outdoor acrobatic theatre
Family outdoor theatre with a twist, Whispering Woods bring ancient tales to life using circus acrobatics, live music and storytelling to weave a transporting journey for the audience amongst the trees.
Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, Fox Talbot Museum and Village, near Chippenham,
Mon 28 May to Fri 1 Jun

More details - Short Walk
Lacock riverside walk
Car park behind the Red Lion, Lacock ST916684
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More details - British Cactus & Succulent Society(Wiltshire Branch) Annual Show 2018
The Wiltshire Branch of the British Cactus & Succulent Society will be holding their annual Cactus & Succulent Show at the Melksham Assemble Hall, Melksham. Why not come along and see some fabulous Cacti and Succulents. There will also be a chance to purchase some from our members plant stall.
Melksham Assembly Hall, Melksham
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Short Walk
Melksham short walk
Park in Riverside Drive, Melksham ST904646
Mon 18 Jun

More details - Cantax House - Open Garden for NGS
Queen Anne former vicarage (not open). Medium-sized garden of colour, pattern and scent straddling the Bide Brook.
Cantax House, Lacock
Sun 3 Jun

More details - North Wiltshire Symphony Orchestra Concert
"Last Night of the Proms" A delightful journey through the music of Britain and France. Featuring: Elgar, Sea Pictures (soloist Rebecca Leggett); Bizet, Carmen Suite, local composer Kevin Riley, In Flanders Fields to commemorate 1918, Arnold, Cornish Dances and favourite items from the Last Night of the Proms.
St Andrew’s Church, Market Place, Chippenham
Sat 16 Jun

More details - The NWSO Spring Concert
The final concert of the NWSO 2017/18 season is a delightful journey through the music of Britain and France.
St Andrews Church, Market Place, Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sat 16 Jun

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