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

Councillor Vacancy

Published: 15 Feb 19



Published: 14 Feb 19

Durrington Town Council is looking to recruit an Assistant Youth Worker - see the advert for more details Read More...

Larkhill Travel Notice

Published: 12 Feb 19

The latest Travel Notice for Larkhill

Temporary Road Closures

Published: 12 Feb 19

Countess Road and The Packway closures in March/April are attached Read More...


Published: 12 Feb 19

An opportunity to see an overview of the new RA Museum planned at Netheravon, on show at Larkhill the 13th and 16th of February Read More...


Published: 8 Feb 19

Join us for a Crime Prevention Meeting on the 12th of February at 7pm in the Robinson Room. We are looking for volunteers for Speedwatch, could you spare an hour a week to help? Read More...


Published: 4 Jan 19

Come along to the Village Hall on the second Friday of the month for Film Night - £6 per person, refreshments available, see the poster attached for the next 3 films showing this winter Read More...

Winter Newsletter

Published: 30 Nov 18


Precept Rise/Loan Poll

Published: 1 Nov 18

Please take time to read the attached and make your vote. You can vote by returning the form to the Town Council Office or on our Facebook Page - voting closes at midday on the 20th of November Read More...

Notice of Conclusion of Audit

Published: 11 Sep 18

The External Auditor PKF Littlejohn has now completed its Limited Assurance Review of Annual Governance and Accountability for Durrington Town Council for the year ending 31st of March. Attached is their report and notice of conclusion of audit Read More...