Our Great West Way®

Our Great West Way®

The Great West Way® - southern England's east-west touring route, stretching from Windsor in the east to Bristol and Bath ...
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ITV Visits the Vale of Pewsey

ITV Visits the Vale of Pewsey

On Friday 17th July 2020, ITV This Morning visited the Vale of Pewsey. It was for a series of short ...
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The Vale of Pewsey - Know Before You Go

The Vale of Pewsey – Know Before You Go

As we head into the second lockdown, many places will be temporarily closed, others will be open with different hours, ...
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Bound to be Good

Bound to be Good

One of the wonderful things about the Vale of Pewsey is that the most unexpected activities take place in such ...
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Busy as a Bee at Honeybee Glamping

Busy as a Bee at Honeybee Glamping

Honeybee Glamping is in the west of the Vale of Pewsey in the pretty village of Horton, between Pewsey and ...
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A Horse of a Different Colour

A Horse of a Different Colour

It isn’t every day you get a chance to rechalk a White Horse! It’s not that commonplace even in Wiltshire, ...
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Why wouldn’t you visit Wiltshire?  Pyramids and all!

Why wouldn’t you visit Wiltshire? Pyramids and all!

Here's a lovely article from Pip Browning who runs The Stables at Manor Farm in East Grafton, we hope you ...
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The Vale's Volunteer Army

The Vale’s Volunteer Army

The Vale of Pewsey lies in a very rural part of England and volunteering forms an important part of keeping ...
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Winter Walking

Winter Walking

We often think of outdoor activities like walking and cycling to be the preserve of the spring, summer and autumn ...
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New Kissing Gate at Giant's Grave

New Kissing Gate at Giant’s Grave

On 1st December 2018 a new kissing gate at Giant’s Grave, near Pewsey, was dedicated to the memory of Dr ...
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10 Activities for Groups

10 Activities for Groups

It's always great fun to travel with friends and the Vale of Pewsey offers plenty for groups to do. Of ...
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Historic Map Information Boards

Historic Map Information Boards

This is an image of a Vale of Pewsey historical awareness board at Wilton Windmill; one of more than 50 ...
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Seven Wonders of the Vale of Pewsey

Seven Wonders of the Vale of Pewsey

It was Denys Watkins-Pitchford (whose pen name was BB), the great 20th century author, illustrator and countryman, who included this ...
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Nordic Walking Your Way to Wellness

Nordic Walking Your Way to Wellness

The glorious scenery of the Vale of Pewsey in Wiltshire is set in the heart of the North Wessex Downs ...
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Carnival, Cossor's ….. and Carol

Carnival, Cossor’s ….. and Carol

A big part of the Pewsey Vale calendar is the annual Pewsey Carnival which takes place every September. The events ...
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The experience for every lifetime

The experience for every lifetime

‘Would you like to come to the circus?’  A simple question from two very dear friends, Pam and Simon.  ‘We ...
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Perfect Picnics in the Vale of Pewsey

Perfect Picnics in the Vale of Pewsey

The Pewsey Vale has some of the finest countryside in England and with the rolling downs and sweeping valleys, the ...
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Things to do when the weather is wet

Things to do when the weather is wet

If you are holidaying in the UK, it is quite possible that you are going to experience the odd day ...
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Tourist Information Kiosk now open!

Tourist Information Kiosk now open!

Friday 31st March 2017 - during English Tourism Week - saw the official opening of our first Tourist Information Kiosk ...
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Folk Music Folk in the Pewsey Vale

Folk Music Folk in the Pewsey Vale

If you’ve ever been to an event at Crofton Beam Engines or Wilton Windmill, chances are you will have been ...
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Share the Space on the Kennet & Avon Canal

Share the Space on the Kennet & Avon Canal

The Canal & River Trust has launched a campaign to encourage people to be considerate in their use of the canals ...
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Blown away by a wealth of Wiltshire treasures

Blown away by a wealth of Wiltshire treasures

The Vale of Pewsey is the ideal location to stay in when you visit Wiltshire.  Why?  Because, not only do ...
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Top 3 Autumn Walks in the Pewsey Vale

Top 3 Autumn Walks in the Pewsey Vale

Summer may have come to an end but it’s not quite time to hibernate yet!  Autumn in the Pewsey Vale ...
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Views of Wiltshire

Views of Wiltshire

A wonderful video from the air by VisitWiltshire including lots of shots of the Pewsey Vale. Keep an eye out for ...
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Taking Care of the Countryside

Taking Care of the Countryside

The Pewsey Vale is a beautiful, rural part of the country and we want you to enjoy your visit. We ...
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Look before you visit!

Look before you visit!

The Pewsey Vale makes up a large part of the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the ...
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Wonderful, not at all disappointed!

Wonderful, not at all disappointed!

‘Wonderful, not at all disappointed!’  That was the view of Marion, a recent visitor to the Bamberg Greenman Carving in Wootton Rivers ...
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Sharing your views of the Pewsey Vale

Sharing your views of the Pewsey Vale

We are always keen to hear the views of visitors to the Pewsey Vale and so were delighted to receive this ...
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Can you play Poohsticks on the Canal?

Can you play Poohsticks on the Canal?

News today about the science of the game of Pooh Sticks, immortalised in the books of A A Milne. The ...
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Achieving harmony on and by the water

Achieving harmony on and by the water

There is nothing lovelier than a stroll along the Kennet & Avon Canal or chugging your boat slowly up the ...
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New to boating on the Kennet & Avon Canal?

New to boating on the Kennet & Avon Canal?

Then look no further than this Boater’s Handbook – full of advice for novices through to more experienced waterways users ...
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Pewsey views are in the news

The Pewsey Vale makes up much of the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).  It’s an AONB because ...
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More than just the view ......

More than just the view ……

…… and we agree!  The majority of the Vale of Pewsey is in the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding ...
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Cyclists, Walkers & the Kennet & Avon Canal

Cyclists, Walkers & the Kennet & Avon Canal

It can be a busy place the Kennet & Avon Canal, and during the summer months is often full of activity, with ...
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