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The Firsdown Music Festival – FirsFest 2017

Firsfest 2017 was a great success enjoyed by everyone a few images from Saturday 19th August “The Twelfth Firsfest Music Fayre was held on the 18th and 19th August in Firsdown. A careful selection of music was well received by an enthusiastic audience and included a variety of Bands some of whom have become popular regulars. The Friday […]

Firsdown Paths Group

Wiltshire Council has frozen the clearing, repairing and maintaining budget, of the county’s 3600 miles of Rights of Way with the exception where there is a danger to life and limb.

FIRSDOWN now have a small group of volunteers to clear and maintain our paths.

A Big Thank You To All

We now have all the results from the Great British Spring Clean. Our thanks to all those that took part and the support of idverde that provide much of the community equipment. Thousands of Wiltshire residents took part in more than 140 litter picking events for the Great British Spring Clean this weekend. From 3-5 […]


Since the last Firsdown Council Meeting in April the following has been completed The bridleway crossing the Roman Road beyond Gorden Peters bungalow has been cleared westward at Gordon’s request and eastward to the point where the Monarchsway turns left into the field, near the Mobile Phone Mast. The Monarchsway footpath down the dip and […]

Clarendon Way Walk

Firsdown  is only a couple of miles from the  famous Clarendon Way walk, a 24 mile walk joining the two Wessex cities of Winchester and Salisbury crossing the Test Valley between Kings Somborne and Houghton. It starts beside the waters of the Itchen in the heart of Winchester and ends near the Avon at Salisbury […]

Law Abiding Citizen Alert 03/04/2017

Fraudsters are sending out a high volume of phishing emails to personal and business email addresses, pretending to come from various email addresses, which have been compromised. The subject line contains the recipient’s name, and the main body of text is as below: “Hi, [name]! I am disturbing you for a very serious reason. Although […]

Monarch’s Way Association

The “Monarch’s Way” Association is very pleased to thank everyone involved in this superb result. Especially and in no particular order Nick Cowan (Wiltshire Rights of Way). Also the Firsdown Footpath Group who have not only been working very very hard to ensure the route is clear in this area but have pushed for these […]

Firsdown Circular Walk

Firsdown Circular Walk starts at the easterly end of Firs Road furthest form the A30. Suggested parking is in Firs Road,  not on the pavement please, or alternatively in a side road. There is a finger post indicating Roman Road right angles to Firs Road at the extreme east end of Firs Road. The path […]