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Events in January, February and March in Wiltshire are a welcome break from the humdrum of winter. As Spring arrives more events come on the scene.
Outdoor events are already under way, cycling, walking, horse riding. The Natiional Trust properties start to open as Spring arrives. They make a great day out.
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Wiltshire 10 Sunday, 11th February 2018 at 10:00am, King George V Playing Fields, Melksham. A flat 10 mile road race over pleasant Wiltshire countryside. This course is a fast one!!!
Devizes Festival of Winter Ales. 23rd and 24th February 2018. 4 to 11pm. Market Place Devizes. Over 18's only please.
41st Annual Antiques Fair. 2nd, 4rd, 4th March 2018. Wilton House which is three miles west of Salisbury off the A36 going towards Warminster and Bath.
Wiltshire Wildcat Sportive 11th March 2018. Based at Salisbury Racecourse, Netherhampton this ride crosses challenging countryside, stunning views and all that Wiltshire is. Epic, Standard, Short and under 16 routes.
International Canoe Race Devizes to Westminster. Starts in Devizes and finishes just downstream of Westminster Bridge in central London. 30 March to 2nd April 2018. Has been held over the Easter Weekend since 1948.
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Stourton is part of the National Trust's Stourhead.
Melksham is a very pleasant market town on the River Avon. Still growing in popularity it is now the fifth largest town in Wiltshire.The town won a Silver Award in the 2013 South West in Bloom contest.
Salisbury Racecourse is not in Salisbury but about four miles away in Netherhampton. Used for flat racing it is a summer racecoure. Other events use the racecourse as a venue for its central location to downland and the city.
Spirthill is only a tiny place that can just be described as a hamlet. With its position on a hilltop it has fine views all round. Situated not too far from Calne.
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There are some delightful cottages around the county. Probably one near where you would love to stay.
Want a cute car? Large car? Small car? Whatever you need you will find it here. You will probably find your favourite car hire firm here and Car Rentals do not add a penny to their price for looking all over for you!
Why not travel by Coach
If you do decide the leave the car at home and help the environment too, why not go National Express. They run coaches all over the country. Some pretty good fares too.
Just imagine - sit back and relax, no hassling with the traffic!!!
Do you know that you can book on your mobile phone and they will send the ticket as a text!!!!
Virgin Trains is an excellent main line railway.