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Welcome To The Amesbury Town Council Website

We hope the site helps you to find the information you need on the Town Council, Amesbury, and its surrounding area. Do feel free to send your comments or questions to us and we will do our best to help you further.

 

Amesbury is situated 8 miles north of Salisbury, with Salisbury Plain further to the north. The town is surrounded by an ancient landscape. The parish boundary of Amesbury encompasses the Neolithic site of Stonehenge - a world heritage site which attracts over a million visitors a year.

 

Amesbury is steeped in history. It is an older settlement than Salisbury, founded in 979 when an Abbey was built.

 

Over the past 30 years the town has seen major housing developments to the south, with Kings Gate the most recent, still under construction.

Directory

View the town directory to search for businesses and organisation within Amesbury. Read More...

Facilities

Information and booking facility for council facilities, such as the Bowman Centre. Read More...

Your Council

Information and downloads on local council matters such as meetings, minutes and planning. Read More...

Visitor Information

Thinking about moving to or visiting Amesbury - visit this page for all information on local attractions. Read More...

Latest News

Central Car Park Toilet Closure

The toilets in the Central Car Park in Amesbury have been closed by Wiltshire Council.

Alternative conveniences can be found in the following locations

  • Antrobus Arms Hotel - male and female (no restrictions)
  • Kings Arms - male and female (over 18's only)
  • The New Inn - male and female (over 18's only)
  • Amesbury History Centre - disabled, male and female (no restrictions)
  • Coral - disabled (only 18's only)
  • George Hotel - male and female (no restrictions

To view the details of the alternative conveniences with a location map please click here

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Lords Walk - Boardwalk Construction

We are pleased to announce that the first of two board walks has been completed in Lords Walk.  Many thanks to everyone for there patience and understanding before and during construction.

 

We are waiting for a date form our contractors regarding the installation of the 2nd board walk.  

 

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Salisbury Plain Training Area Newsletter
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Town Council Newsletter

April Town Council Newsletter

 

The latest edition of the Town Council Newsletter will be issued to residents of Amesbury with the April edition of The Stonehenge Trader. 

 

To view a copy of the July Newsletter please click here or pop in to the Amesbury Community & Visitors Centre

To view a copy of the April Newsletter please click here or pop in to the Amesbury Community & Visitors Centre

To view a copy of the January Newsletter please click here or pop in to the Amesbury Community & Visitors Centre

 

 

 

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Army Rebasing Newsletter
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Map

 

Amesbury is located in southern Wiltshire, eight miles north of Salisbury on the A345. It sits in the River Avon valley on the southern fringes of Salisbury Plain.

 

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Historic Amesbury The Home Of Stonehenge...

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" Recent discoveries confirm that Amesbury is the oldest continuously inhabited settlement in Britain and has been home to people since just after the end of the Ice Age."