National Trust votes against its founding principles
Last Saturday, the National Trust AGM debated the Stonehenge tunnel. Members voted by a fairly narrow margin to maintain the Trust’s support for Highways England’s preferred route: a short tunnel past the Stones with about a mile of new dual carriageway through the World Heritage Site... READ MORE
Shock at Highways England's indifference to UNESCO's advice
The Stonehenge Alliance is shocked by Highways England’s A303 Stonehenge “preferred route” announcement today. The proposed scheme will cost £1.6bn... READ MORE
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 £1.6 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
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