Those Were The Days My Friends
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Those Were The Days My Friends

This looks really interesting – an evening of old film of daily life in Salisbury and South Wiltshire next Friday …Read the Rest

Fowler’s Hill and Fowler’s Road, Salisbury
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Fowler’s Hill and Fowler’s Road, Salisbury

Fowler’s Hill is on the eastern edge of Salisbury It runs more or less parallel with Milford Hill, from Tollgate …Read the Rest

Stonehenge Summer Solstice 2013
Stonehenge

Stonehenge Summer Solstice 2013

Summer Solstice is celebrated at Stonehenge this year on Friday the 21st June. The sun is due to rise at …Read the Rest

Fugglestone and Fugglestone Red
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Fugglestone and Fugglestone Red

As far as I’m aware there isn’t a road called ‘Fugglestone’ in the Salisbury area. There’s not a ‘Fugglestone Close’ …Read the Rest

We are going up!
Salisbury News

We are going up!

Some very shoddy mobile phone photos from yesterday’s match. I didn’t think to take a ‘proper’ camera, so these are …Read the Rest

Fulford Place, Salisbury
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Fulford Place, Salisbury

As far as I’m aware Fulford Place no longer exists. It was a small ‘court’ off of Castle Street. Salisbury’s …Read the Rest

@sarum_matt – Tweeting about this day in Salisbury’s history
Salisbury News

@sarum_matt – Tweeting about this day in Salisbury’s history

I’ve set up an experimental twitter account to accompany this website called @sarum_matt. The ‘sarum_matt’ account tweets notable or interesting[1] …Read the Rest

Gee! …another letter finished
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Gee! …another letter finished

I’ve finished posting about the origins of all the Salisbury road names beginning with ‘G’ Gainsborough Close, Salisbury – probably …Read the Rest

Gas Lane, Salisbury
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Gas Lane, Salisbury

Gas Lane was named after the Salisbury gasworks, obviously enough. The Salisbury Gas Light and Coke Company[1] was founded in …Read the Rest

Full Program for Shaftesbury Snowdrops
Salisbury News

Full Program for Shaftesbury Snowdrops

One of the organisers of the Shaftesbury Snowdrops festival kindly sent me a copy of their full program. It looks …Read the Rest

Snowdrops in Shaftesbury
Salisbury News

Snowdrops in Shaftesbury

To almost use a phrase from Harry Hill, I like snowdrops and I also like Shaftesbury. This coming weekend is …Read the Rest

Salisbury news: empty homes, walks and some art-y bits
Salisbury News

Salisbury news: empty homes, walks and some art-y bits

Some news from t’internet about Salisbury There’s an article on South Wiltshire Community Matters website about the Council’s work on …Read the Rest

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