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

Salisbury Plain Fires

Published: 13 Jul 18

Please see the briefing note from Wiltshire Council about the fires on Salisbury Plain Read More...

Additions to Recycling Collection

Published: 4 Jul 18

Please read the update about additional material that can be recycled through your bins Read More...

Road Closures - Update

Published: 20 Jun 18

Please see the update to road closures along the Netheravon Road - A345 and Fargo Road Read More...


Published: 5 Jun 18

The Village Show and Vintage Vehicle Event is approaching fast, see the posters below for the various events taking place on the weekend of 14th and 15th of July. This year a new event has been added - Scarecrow Trail over the weekend of the 7th and 8th of July, with winners announced at the Show Read More...

Exericse of Public Rights

Published: 5 Jun 18

The Exercise of Public Rights for Durrington Town Council Accounts ending March 2018 is on between the 5th of June and the 16th of July 2018 Read More...


Published: 5 Jun 18

Please see the attached newsletter from Lovell's


Published: 8 Mar 18

Please see the attached poster outlining this year's categories and how to enter the Flower and Produce Show Read More...


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...