Wiltshire is the Gateway to the West Country. Take a look at what's nearby... Wiltshire, where the West Country starts. This is the southwest of England and is a largely rural, agricultural area. Sophisticated townies may imagine the West Country to be full of straw-chewing, smock-wearing yeomen, sheep and nice little weekend cottages - ha! They can laugh if they want to...
Ramsbury at Christmas -  A Decorated Tree 9 November 2016 Today the tree in The Square in Ramsbury was made ready for village festivities by having lights installed by cherry picker. The Tree which earlier this year had it's crown lifted, has been dressed with more than a thousand lights. That's sure to bring some Christmas cheer!
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Hiking 70 miles Ramsbury to Windsor Castle Our family - with a little help from our friends have completed the longest walk to school ever - starting from home we took 4.5 days to help Boy trek back to school after the halfterm break. It turned out to be 68 miles (that's nearly 110kms!) through a beautiful English autumn to reach our destination of...
A lovely peaceful poem read by Josie (then aged 5) after a visit to Adlestrop on a beautiful Spring day. Adlestrop (1917)By Edward Thomas Yes. I remember Adlestrop—The name, because one afternoonOf heat the express-train drew up thereUnwontedly. It was late June. The steam hissed. Someone cleared his...
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RAMSBURY & AXFORD PLAY AREAS IMPROVEMENT PROJECT Background information on the redevelopment of the three playgrounds which was completed in July 2014. Delivered by Amanda Horner (volunteer Project Manager and Charity Chair) and Ron Young (Ramsbury & Axford Parish Council). The Parish of Ramsbury and Axford is located in the county of Wiltshire, United Kingdom. Ramsbury and Axford is situated within an...
Ramsbury Raven
Party of the Century delivers £50,000 to Local Causes Local charities are raising a toast this week to the organisers of The Hilldrop Charity Shoot. The event, organised and hosted by Tim Eliot-Cohen at Hilldrop Farm in Ramsbury back in May this year, saw around 1000 guests descend on the picturesque estate for a day’s shooting followed by a night...