The Stonehenge Alliance rejects proposals for a damaging road scheme by Highways England and has called for a re-run of the consultation with proposals that would not damage the World Heritage Site.Read more...
Our views largely echo those of ICOMOS-UK, UK advisors on World Heritage Sites, who have objected to the scheme in the strongest terms. The position of the Alliance is broadly similar to those of many specialist organisations whose objections we have collected here.
WATCH: This is my heritage
ASK CANDIDATES TO SUPPORT OUR CAMPAIGN! Watch a history A level student argue to protect Stonehenge World Heritage Site and pose three important questions to candidates.
The three questions are listed here. Please share widely!
View a quartet of short campaign videos produced for The Stonehenge Alliance. Other programmes on iPlayer have been collected here.
About our campaign
The UK Government plans to spend £1.4 billion on widening the A303 by Stonehenge that would introduce a 4-lane roadway and short tunnel with massive portals across the iconic Stonehenge World Heritage Site causing permanent damage to a landscape considered “the most archaeologically significant land surface in Europe". Read more...