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B3098 closure.  Notice is hereby given that the Wiltshire Council has made an Order to close temporarily to all traffic:
B3098 Westbury Road (Part), Edington; from its junction with Greater Lane to a point approximately 35m southwest of its junction with Longlands Close. To enable: Barden Network to clear blockages in duct on behalf of BT.This Order will come into operation on 23 November 2017 and it is anticipated that the closure will be required daily between the hours of 09.30 and 15.30 until 27 November 2017. 
B3098 between Coulston and Lower Road in Erlestoke will be closed between 11th and 15th December 2017, to enable: KN Network Services to undertake overhead cable works on behalf of BT.

 Please be considerate to other villagers by following the Highway Code.

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Villagers raise nearly £700 for Wiltshire Air Ambulance.

Tea on the green in aid of the Wiltshire Air Ambulance

Villagers raise nearly £700 for Wiltshire Air Ambulance.

A group of Edington villagers organised a tea party on the village green in aid of Wiltshire Air Ambulance and they have raised nearly £700, congratulations to all involved and all who came.

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Edington is situated on the northern escarpment of Salisbury Plain.  It is an historically renowned village mentioned in the Domesday book and famous for being the location of the Battle of Edington in 878 AD between King Alfred and the Danes.Welcome to the Edington village website.  We aim to provide both residents and visitors to the village with all of the information they may require.

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The village contains a superb 14th Century Priory Church and the recently refurbished and renovated “Three Daggers” Public House as well as a number of picturesque houses. It is surrounded by very attractive countryside which offers an excellent variety of footpaths, many of which offer spectacular views from Salisbury Plain. The well-known Edington Music Festival is held annually in the Church., BBC television included a programme on the 50thanniversary of the Music Festival in its series “A Passion for Churches” which was transmitted on BBC2 in April 2006. Edington was the joint winner of the “Village of the Year” competition in 1999.  The judges were particularly impressed with the community spirit as evidenced by the wide range of events and activities. Many of these have continued to the present day; these include The Jazz Festival, The Summer Ball, The Village Fair & Evening Party, and the Flower and Produce Show.

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