Community Information

- Connect2 Bus Timetables

- Mobile Library Timetable

- Upper Kennet News

- Avebury Community Shop

- Bowood House Christmas Extravaganza, 26th November and 6th December in aid of the Wiltshire Bobby Van Trust

- Hedgehogs at Half Term 29th October

- Wessex BESS project on the links between the Wiltshire countryside and people's wellbeing. Details and online survey.

- Creative Wiltshire & Swindon
A new project to acquire Wiltshire pieces for local museums

- National Plant Monitoring Scheme
Join this scheme to help monitor our wild flowers





Latest News

Wiltshire Council are currently asking key stakeholders such as Avebury Parish Council to comment on and shape a review of passenger transport spending and service. If you have feedback which you'd like the Parish Council to raise on your behalf please contact the parish clerk, Liz Moore.

Wiltshire Council and the WHS Steering Committee have published a report on the transport strategy for Avebury World Heritage Site. Please see the document on the right on this page. The Parish Traffic Plan is also available to view.

For other recent policy and consultation documents please go to the Current Issues page.


The Parish Council is the level of local Government nearest to the people of Avebury Parish. This covers the following areas: Avebury village, Avebury Trusloe, Beckhampton and West Kennett.

A Parish like Avebury was usually formed around a village or small community and may have originally been centred around the Parish Church. The Church and the state separated but the same areas are now represented by the Parish Council & the Church by the Parochial Church Council.

Avebury is a World Heritage Site and the Stone Circle is owned by English Heritage and run by the National Trust. The National Trust own much of the land and several of the houses in this Village. Many of the houses are tenanted as is Manor Farm. Avebury. Many visitors arrive in the area to see the stone circle and to wander round the dykes. Nearby is Silbury Hill, West Kennett Long Barrow and the Sanctuary.

Avebury is well served by other groups within the area, i.e. The Over 60's Club, The Womens Institute, an active Church and a Working Mens Club. The Chapel at the top of the High Street and within the Chapel, a Tourist information centre.

The Social Centre (opposite the Church in the High Street) holds many functions during the year. For Booking this, please contact Mrs Joan Greenaway (01672) 539505.


Meetings of Avebury Parish Council are held on the 1st Tuesday of each month except for August and January when there are no meetings.




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Avebury WHS Transport Strategy
March 2015

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Draft: Avebury Traffic Plan
19 June 2013

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APC General Policy on Walks etc
4 March 2015

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Summary Draft: Avebury and Stonehenge WHS Plan 2015
December 2014

Meeting Minutes

*2015 Meetings (latest)

*2014 Meetings

*2013 Meetings

*2012 Meetings

*2011 Meetings

Avebury Parish Council (APC) has a statutory duty to publish members' disclosable pecuniary interests.
Further details see...

Members' Disclosable Pecuniary Interests

APC Transactions / Items of Expenditure Over 100.

APC Expenditure Over 100

APC are complying with the Transparency Code for parish councils with an annual turnover not exceeding 25,000. See...

L05-14 Transparency Code




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