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


Published: 20 Sep 18

Come along to the Town Council Meeting on the 25th of September at 7pm, one of the topics up for discussion is the future funding of the Play Park Upgrade. We want to know how you think we should fund it. Read More...

Avon Valley College Year 5/6 Open Evening

Published: 13 Sep 18

• Wednesday 26th September 2018 • 18:00-19:00 • The Jenkins Hall • Please come along and meet Mr S Johnston, Principal, Staff and Students 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...

Army Basing Newsletter

Published: 11 Sep 18

The latest edition of the Army Basing Newsletter is attached 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...