Poppy fields on The Ridgeway

The Ridgeway

Following a route used since prehistoric times by travellers, herdsmen and soldiers the 87 mile long Ridgeway passes through ancient landscapes through downland, secluded valleys and woodland. 

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Machinery works from the adjacent fields to avoid impact on Trail
Careful surface repairs to conserve archaeology

History permeates The Ridgeway and this history is what a lot...

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Now, more than ever, is the time to show your support for The...

Chris and Professor Turnbull at Bury Down June 2019
Buzzing flower power!

This summer Bury Down is looking more colourful than previous years....

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