Tom Holland joins protesters who feel passionately that "the tunnel through Stonehenge landscape, the most precious in the whole of Europe is an absolute desecration. We want to let Highways England know that this is a scheme that absolutely should not go ahead." Please respond to the A303 Stonehenge consultation before Midnight on Monday 23 April. We've prepared a ready made response which you can edit and SEND FROM HERE.
SAY NO to concrete and tarmac before 23 April!
Please respond to the A303 Stonehenge consultation before 23 April. We've prepared a ready made response to Highways England which you can edit and SEND FROM HERE.
Stonehenge was designated in 1986 World Heritage status by UNESCO as “Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites World Heritage Site”. The Statement of Outstanding Universal Value explains why the WHS is of such importance to mankind... READ MORE
Alliance responds to consultation
OUR RESPONSE: Alliance asks Highways England to listen to UNESCO. We strongly disagree with the proposed scheme in its entirety since it would... READ MORE
What are we saving and why?
The £1,600,000,000 ($2.2bn) road scheme is part of a UK Government long term plan to upgrade the A303 to an Expressway to the... MORE
Please can you pop a £ in the pot?
To campaign against the devastating 'expressway' we need money. Our work is donated voluntarity but we need to pay for publicity, professional advice and numerous sundry items. However little you wish to contribute we would be hugely appreciative. To donate please link here. Thank you to all our generous supporters!
Watch! Weep! Protest!
Government intends to build a 4-lane road and tunnel in the heart of the Stonehenge World Heritage Site. Tom Holland explainsthe horror (1.11min) on a site visit in 2017. More videos here.
Sir Tony Robinson responds
Tony Robinson and others explain why they objected to the Stonehenge scheme. Points made at the 2017 consultation are still valid since the short tunnel remains the preferred route.
Numerous cartoonists have lampooned the road and tunnel scheme since the announcement of the 2014 version of widening the A303. To view a selection of our favouritesclick here!
Correspondence with authorities
The Stonehenge Alliance has written to ministers and many other authorities. We have received responses to most of our letters published here. They are an interesting record of this latest phase in the Stonehenge Saga that started in 2014, and also act as useful briefings for composing letters to ministers, MPs and others.
Ministers' replies to parliamentary questions posed by Baroness Jones of Moulsecoomb are on a separate pagehere.