Approx 1 acre of gardens, incl herbaceous beds, shrubs, trees, semi formal garden, roses, oxbow pond with planted banks and thatched summerhouse. Tree lined river walk runs the length of the garden, leading to shrubbery. Also lawns and paved areas with planted containers. Far reaching views from paddocks.
Dane Brook, Pewsey
Sat 30 Jun, Sun 1 Jul, Sat 28 Jul, Sun 29 Jul, Sat 11 Aug, Sun 12 Aug
1740s mansion house later extended by Clough Williams Ellis in 1920s (not open). The formal gardens originally created around the house have been developed over the years to create a wonderful garden full of many unusual plants. Current owner is very passionate and has developed a fine collection of rarities.
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 23 Jun, Sat 30 Jun, Sat 7 Jul, Sat 14 Jul, Sat 21 Jul
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.
Nicola Ford is the pen name for Dr Nick Snashall, National Trust archaeologist for Stonehenge and Avebury World Heritage Site. Nicola will be reading from and signing her debut novel The Hidden Bones which is published this June.
Follow in the footsteps of our ancestors with archaeologist Dr Nick Snashall on this half-day walk through the Avebury landscape. You will explore a Neolithic tomb, encounter Europe’s largest prehistoric mound and learn how the latest discoveries are transforming our ideas of ancient Avebury.
This summer, Miracle unpacks Chekhov’s bittersweet comedy about a once-wealthy family, whose idleness and extravagance have brought them to the brink of bankruptcy.
Obstinate and self-absorbed, they are deaf to the rumblings of change which surrounds them, and unable to accept help when they need it.
On Saturday 23 June Smoke & Mirrors are returning to Wilton Windmill for the sixth Murder Mystery and Hogroast. The event is also a fundraiser for the Windmill. It’s always popular and early booking is advised.
If you love walking in the great outdoors then this is the event for you. Take on 20 to 26 miles of stunning countryside. Walk alongside hundreds of other strong women. Raise valuable funds for research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER.
Enjoy a gentle summer evening walk with the National Trust and discover some of the history and ecology associated with this wonderful site. Meet our Wiltshire Landscape Ranger and enjoy an evening learning more about the history and ecology of Pepperbox Hill. Booking Essential. Phone: 0344 249 1895.
Join us to hunt for the amazing glow worm and other night time wildlife. Our Ranger will lead this short walk to hunt for the amazing glow worm and other night time wildlife at this beautiful ancient site. Booking Essential. Phone: 03442491895. Children welcome if accompanied by an adult.
Join us to hunt for the amazing glow worm and other night time wildlife. Our Ranger will lead this short walk to hunt for the amazing glow worm and other night time wildlife at this beautiful ancient site. Booking Essential. Phone: 0344 249 1895. Children welcome if accompanied by an adult.
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.
Fantastic Book and Jigsaw Sale in aid of Village Hall Funds. Hundreds of good quality books all subjects, adults and children’s mostly £1.00 plus jigsaws various prices. Tea and coffee at a small charge. Cake also usually available. Come and buy lots of books, have a chat and relax in a friendly atmosphere.
Vintage Meet, Stationary Engines, Minature Steam Powered Devices, Vintage/Classic Cars, Vans, Motorbikes, and Farm Machinery. Historical displays. Entertainments, craft stalls, food and drink including a licensed bar, Childrens funfair.
Go to www.marketlavington.org.uk/vintagemeet.
New exhibition highlighting the work of millions of women and men during times of national crisis. From air raids during the Second World War to floods, the threat of nuclear Armageddon and tides of refugees, it explores the unsung work of the volunteers of Royal Voluntary Service (originally known as the Women’s...
Fantasy Radio will be hosting a Month of Sundays in the Park across the whole of July!
Expect live music, top tunes and plenty of chat from 2pm to 5pm every Sunday in July!
These are free, family friendly events supported by Devizes Town Council.
Hillworth Park, Queens Road, Devizes
Sun 1 Jul, Sun 8 Jul, Sun 15 Jul, Sun 22 Jul, Sun 29 Jul
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.
6 acre garden of hedges, herbaceous borders, rose arches, bee garden and orchard stuffed with good plants. It is overlooked by the house and arranged above the small valley garden which is crowded with magnolias and rhododendrons, cornus and hydrangeas.
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.