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

Planning Meeting

Published: 11 Apr 19

There will be a Public Planning Meeting on the 16th of April 2019 at 6.30pm in the Robinson Room. Please see the poster for details of applications to be discussed Read More...

The Flower and Produce Show

Published: 9 Apr 19

The Flower and Produce Show will be held on Saturday the 13th of July in the Pavilion. Please see the poster for the categories (including new ones for 2019) along with entry details and timings Read More...

Chairman's Community Litter Pick - Saturday 27th of April

Published: 3 Apr 19

As part of Keep Britain Tidy's Spring Campaign, the Chairman will be hosting a Community Litter Pick starting at 10am from the Pavilion. Come along and do what you can to keep Durrington Tidy. Refreshments will be provided, see the poster for details Read More...

Annua Parish Meeting, 6.30pm Tuesday 26th of March

Published: 15 Mar 19

Come along to the Village Hall on the 26th of March for a presentation from Dr Grummitt (Cross Plain Health Centre) and exhibits from a number of local organisations/groups Read More...

Fishing in Durrington

Published: 14 Mar 19

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Councillor Vacancy

Published: 15 Feb 19

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Larkhill Travel Notice

Published: 12 Feb 19

The latest Travel Notice for Larkhill Read More...

Winter Newsletter

Published: 30 Nov 18

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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...