Sarsen stones at Fyfield Down
Sarsen stones at Fyfield Down
Avebury World Heritage Site - David Hall
Goodings Lane
Goodings Lane, East Garston - Carl Everingham
Lambourn Poppy Fields
Lambourn Poppy Fields - Peter Orr
River Kennet
River Kennet at Eddington - Tony Bartlett
Short Eared Owl
Short-eared Owl Marlborough Downs - David White

We know you want to visit the North Wessex Downs: we do too.  However, please plan ahead as things may not be as you are expecting, continue to follow the social distancing rules and always follow The Countryside Code.  Further details can be found in our latest news item here.

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COVID-19 UPDATE 14th May 2020

Our latest response to the current situation following the recent change in the travel and exercise rules.
Posted: May 14, 2020

Rail Corridor Enhancement Programme now underway with appointment of Programme Manager, Joanna Watson.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Our response to the current Public Health situation.
Posted: Mar 19, 2020

National Landscapes Review Findings Welcomed

The Designated Landscapes Review proposes strengthening and renaming AONBs.
Posted: Oct 8, 2019


With scenes from Marlborough's historic market, Savernake Forest, the Kennet & Avon Canal and Highclere Castle to the Uffington White Horse and the World Heritage site at Avebury.