NEWS: Road to drive chasm through World Heritage Site
The decision by Transport Secretary to drive a chasm through Stonehenge World Heritage Site will send shock waves around the world, not least because the independent Examining Authority recommended it be refused permission. The decision goes against the advice of UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee, it will undermine the UK’s legal commitment to ... READ MORE
ACT: Write to the Prime Minister, and to your MP!
Whether you live in the UK or outside please write to the Prime Minister to voice your concern.
Write to the Prime Minister and your MP. It is more effective if you can compose an email or letter of objection to the A303 Stonehenge road scheme in your own words rather than send a standard letter.
Here are some ideas of what to say. Please take a look at our page WHAT SHOULD I SAY?
Leading archaeologist speaks out
Professor Mike Parker Pearson, leading expert in British Neolithic archaeology, speaks out ... READ MORE
What are we campaigning for?
We are campaigning to stop the Government’s proposal to widen the A303 trunk road to the south west... READ MORE
Stonehenge: More than just a monument
For many people Stonehenge is a famous monument to visit on a trip to England. For others Stonehenge is a special place of spirituality, for quiet contemplation, communing with ancestors, for healing and celebration. This article, however, is an introduction to Stonehenge and its landscape: a unique READ MORE
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Michael Wood "There's still time to reconsider"
Historian, broadcaster and author Michael Wood defends the Stonehenge landscape from the gouging and tunnelling for the widening of the A303 ... FULL DETAILS
Sir Tony Robinson responds
Tony Robinson and others explain why they are objecting to the Stonehenge scheme. These points were made at the 2017 consultation but they are still valid since the short tunnel remains the preferred route.
Consortium of 22 experts led by Professor Mike Parker-Pearson wrote to Highways England “The UK has an international reputation for the quality of its heritage protection and enhancement; that reputation can only be maintained – setting the bar high enough to encourage others to reject ...” READ HERE
UNESCO's World Heritage Committee advise UK
Stonehenge was designated in 1986 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