Author: Calne Wiltshire

Heddington

Every year, on the first weekend of July – weather permitting – it is host to the Heddington and Stockley Steam Rally, a fun packed family day, which attracts steam engine owners from across the globe. Attractions include working steam engines of various sizes, classic cars and motorbikes, tractor pulling, falconry, motorcycle stunt show, quad bikes, fun fair, a band, a beer tent and stalls. Heddington has one pub, The Ivy, a church and a Buddhist Temple and community (situated in Splatts House). Learn More Heddington is a village near to Calne in Wiltshire, forming part of The Oldbury...

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Lyneham

Lyneham was mentioned for the first time in 1224. The area has always been agricultural, with several farms scattered around the hamlet all responsible for working the land. In earlier times, the land had belonged to the priory at Bradenstoke-cum-Clack and together, it was the centre for growing flax. Lyneham’s original name, Linen Hamlet, originated from the growing of the flax crop, fibres of which were used to make linen cloth. There is evidence of a pottery from medieval times at Lyneham as kiln ash, iron slag, and quantities of medieval sherds of the 13th and 14th centuries date...

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Upcoming Events

  1. Boho Medina Pop Up Shop

    May 26 @ 9:00 am - May 27 @ 6:00 pm
  2. Calne Business Showcase

    June 2 @ 10:00 am - June 3 @ 5:30 pm
  3. Calne Springs Saturday Market

    June 9 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
  4. Bowood House Triathlon

    June 30 - July 1

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