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The Stonehenge Tunnel – “This is the business we have chosen”.

Once this latest farce has run its full course, I would imagine that most observers would regard the saga of the Stonehenge Tunnel to be little more than another short-lived episode in the history of the ruins on the plain, … Continue reading

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Bleak House: the New Language of Stonehenge

It may perhaps not be to everyone’s taste, but I’ve always enjoyed poring over the essay by William Hazlitt entitled “On Going a Journey” if for no other reason than that the author can barely contain his enthusiasm for writing … Continue reading

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Stonehenge: Blinded by the Light

For those of you with a real interest in Stonehenge and its always-fascinating landscape, I would urge you to visit the truly excellent website run by my friend Tim Daw. As just one example of the many engaging things that … Continue reading

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Stonehenge & Monumental Stupidity

A few days ago, we learned of plans to construct a tunnel to replace the current A303 at Stonehenge; since then, I’ve been left slack-jawed with sheer incredulity at some of the comments relating to this subject that I’ve seen … Continue reading

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