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The Ramsbury Tree

Ramsbury’s Famous Tree For centuries, Ramsbury was famous for its elm. This ancient tree, standing in The Square at the heart of the village, was such a feature of Ramsbury

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A Ramsbury Christmas Carol

Ramsbury Carols – Shepherds, Silver Bells and.. Civil Wars? One of the special treats of the year in Ramsbury is the annual “Carols Round the Tree”, sung in The Square

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Road Accident Map for Ramsbury

Ramsbury Traffic Black Spot Information and Map Stay safe this winter!  Here is a map of road traffic incidents in and around Ramsbury over the last decade and updated for

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Ramsbury Christmas and New Year Opeining Hours 2017 – 2018

Ramsbury Village Shops Christmas Opening Hours 2017 / 2018 Midway Stores 23 December 8am – 7pm 24 December Christmas Eve 8am – 4pm Christmas Day CLOSED Boxing Day CLOSED 27

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A Horse and a Smithy

White Horse, Pubs, Views! A Horse and a Smithy  – 3-5 miles/4-8 km – 1-2 hours – OS Explorer 170 – Vale of White Horse Uffington’s famous White Horse needs

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I Love Ohio

I❤ Ohio 4 miles / 1½-2 hours OS Explorer 157 (Marlborough/Savernake) During World War 2, Ramsbury and surrounding villages were home to the Screaming Eagles, the US 101st Airborne Division

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Murder Most Local

It’s a Murder Most Local 5 miles/2 hours – OS Explorer 158 Newbury & Hungerford In December 1876, two policemen on night patrol outside Hungerford surprised a gang of poachers

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The Other Ramsbury Manor

RAMSBURY MANOR LOCOMOTIVE   “Ramsbury Manor” (No.7829) was the last of the GWR Manor Class steam locomotives to be built and (together with her sister No.7808 “Cookham Manor”) the last

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Local Ramsbury Walks

Keeping it local Many rights of way take full advantage of our beautiful outstanding natural beauty landscape and surroundings and are a great way of getting out into the countryside. However,

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Encroaching Cronuts

We check out the latest patisserie sensation In exciting foodie news, the UK’s first official Cronut bakery has now opened.  Dangerously, it’s in Pimlico so (just) within commuting distance of Ramsbury. If

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