22nd Oct to 23rd Oct

10am to 4pm

An exhibition by local historian and enthusiast James Kirkwood, dispalying items about the military use of Salisbury Plain from 1897 to present day, items include: deactivated firearms, munitions, maps, photos, written words, posters, certain bits of uniform kit and much more.

James has been fascinated by the topic for many years and is a friend and helper of St Giles Church – Imber, and can normally can be seen welcoming folk to the annual Remembrance Service held at the church.

But on this occasion he indulges in his passion of the wider military use of Salisbury Plain.

The display will be in the Gallery Room of the Athenaeum.

  • Friday 10th September
  • Saturday 11th September
  • 10am – 4pm
  • Free Event !

Face coverings are no longer mandatory, and it will be at the discretion of visitors if they wish to wear their mask. We will not need to take tracing contact details and we encourage hand sanitising.
Event subject to current Government regulations at the time