Avebury and Stonehenge celebrations for World Heritage Day

Jill Harding writing in The Salisbury Journal yesterday reports yesterday that -

A CELEBRATION of World Heritage Day is set to take place at Stonehenge and Avebury in April. People are being invited to join English Heritage experts and discover the prehistoric landscapes and how World Heritage Site status is helping to conserve them. The event, being held between 10am and 6pm on April 18, is also a celebration of the 40th anniversary of the World Heritage Convention. Tickets cost £35 per person and must be booked in advance.

Contact English Heritage customer services on 0870 333 1181 for more information and to reserve a place.

More on UNESCO’s 2012 World Heritage Convention here.