Welcome to the Durrington Town Council website

Welcome to the Durrington Town Council website, we do hope you enjoy using the site and find all of the information you require.

We are always working to improve the site and keep it and you as up to date as possible.

The Parish of Durrington, which incorporates Larkhill is in the Amesbury Community Area in Wiltshire.

There is a population of just over 7,000, comprising approximately 2500 households, this includes just over 550 services families’ accommodation at the military Garrison in Larkhill.

Durrington lies on the edge of the World Heritage Site of Stonehenge, and covers an area of over 2700 acres. The parish is known for its Neolithic features, Durrington Walls and Woodhenge, both dating back to 2,400BC.

Sitting on the Avon Valley, with the River Avon running through its boundary, Durrington nestles a mile away from the A303, with the A345 connecting it to Amesbury. The nearest mainline railway station for London and the South West is 5 miles away, with London just a 1 hour 20 minute journey by train. There is also a frequent local bus service to Salisbury and Swindon.

The Parish has an assortment of facilities, including three mini supermarkets, a number of takeaways, hairdressers/barbers and doctors’ surgeries, a DIY store, a local garage, a carpet shop, library, post point, two public houses and four churches. There are three primary schools, a secondary school and a number of nurseries and pre-schools, as well as a swimming pool, sports centre and tennis courts. There are a number of play parks, a skate park, BMX track and Multi-use Games Areas, as well as a village hall, recreation ground and pavilion, where frequent activities take place to support the community throughout the year.
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Latest News and Events

ANNUAL PARISH MEETING TUESDAY 27TH MARCH

Published: 15 Feb 18

The Town Council will hold its Annual Parish Meeting on Tuesday the 27th of March from 6.30-9pm. Wiltshire Wildlife will present their work on the River Avon and a number of local organisations will provide information stands. Join Councillors for refreshments from 6.30 onwards. Read More...

A303 Stonehenge Public Consultation 8 Feb - 6 Apr

Published: 9 Feb 18

Attached are details of the Highways England A303 Stonehenge Public Consultation that is taking place between the 8th of Feb and the 6th of April at a number of locations in the county. Information booklets and response forms are available from the Town Council Office during routine opening hours. Read More...

Durrington Aquathon and Triathlon

Published: 9 Feb 18

Please access the links to the next Aquathon and Triathlon starting at Durrington Swimming Pool in March Read More...

A345 Closure 7-9 March

Published: 23 Jan 18

Please see the attached information and diversion map for the closure of the A345 from Netheravon Road to High Street Figheldean Read More...

Army Basing Newsletter

Published: 23 Jan 18

Please see the attached notice about Army basing in the area Read More...

Mobile Library Service - Larkhill

Published: 9 Jan 18

See the attached poster for dates and more information about when the service will visit Larkhill Read More...

CLLR G WRIGHT AVC ARTICLE

Published: 20 Dec 17

Please see the attached article about the new build at Avon Valley College by Wiltshire Councillor Graham Wright Read More...

Winter Newsletter

Published: 24 Nov 17

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AN EXTRA 60 HOUSES FOR DURRINGTON - UPDATE

Published: 14 Sep 17

Wiltshire Council are looking to use 2 sites in Durrington to have 60 homes built. The Town Council has listened to your views and has produced its response for Wiltshire Council Read More...

Notice of Public Rights for Accounts ending 31 March 2017

Published: 7 Jun 17

The Town Council has submitted its Annual Return to the external auditor for review. You can view the unaudited documents relating to The Exercise of Public Rights under the Polices and Governance page. Public viewing of the accounts is available from the 8th of June until the 19th of July through the Town Clerk Read More...

Regular Village Hall Bookings

Published: 23 Sep 16

The following groups meets regularly at the Village Hall Read More...