Village photos

Village photos

We would like to have some of your village photos to upload on to the web site for others to see. If you have any suitable photographs either current or historical please can you email them to clerk@longnewnton.org.uk and I will try to include them on the web...
Melcourt Industries

Melcourt Industries

Melcourt Industries are the UK’s leading manufacturer of peat-free, sustainable products for use in commercial horticulture, landscaping, gardening and other applications. Indeed, they were one of the first companies to be involved in the production of peat-free...
Barbury Moth Project

Barbury Moth Project

 Did you know that one of Britain’s rarest moths, the Barberry Carpet Pareulype berberata, is living in your parish? It is believed to be reduced to only 11 populations in Britain and its’ stronghold is North Wiltshire. The Barberry Carpet used to be a far more common...
Long Newnton Bee Keepers

Long Newnton Bee Keepers

Honey Bees & Beekeeping by JAMES SHRIVES, Larkhill CottagesThe honey bee colony is a true gynaecocracy – dominated by females – the males that do exist within a hive are booted out at the end of the season as they are then surplus to requirements and the precious...