The eel-farming system of the Budj Bim Cultural Landscape is older than both Stonehenge and the Egyptian pyramids.
And while the govt ponders the fate of HS2, another big decision looms on Britain's most controversial road scheme: the £2bn tunnel to end the timeless scene on Salisbury Plain of traffic crawling past Stonehenge. Treasury not so keen
Today is the #WinterSolstice – the shortest day of the year in the northern hemisphere. This afternoon at Stonehenge the sun will set between the tallest two ‘trilithons’ (two upright stones capped by a horizontal stone)
A gardener mowing the grass at Stonehenge, circa 1950s. Photograph by Barbara Maddrell.