‘The Mysterious Tunnels of Malmesbury’ with Alice Beer - Bank Holiday Monday 31st May.

Broadcaster, Alice Beer from ITV’s This Morning is searching for ‘The Mysterious Tunnels of Malmesbury’ in a new video, to be seen as part of Malmesbury Town Council’s annual St. Aldhelm’s Day Fair programme on Bank Holiday Monday 31st May.

Starting with clues from an old 1956 article about Malmesbury, she will be investigating the local legend of underground tunnels leading to the Abbey and elsewhere. Not to be missed!

Please check out the other contributions to the Town Council’s programme, which are happening both in the town and virtually online. There is something for everyone to enjoy and it’s all FREE! Outside: Saxon Trail for the whole weekend, on 31st May join in with a Morris Dancing workshop or visit the Abbey and St. Aldhelm’s Church for the Flower Festival. Online: From 4.30pm via the Town Council Facebook (just click on the link to view) will be an introduction from the Mayor, overviews of St. Aldhelm and the Saxon Trail and Flower Festival. This will be followed by Local Historian and Author, Tony MacAleavy on the Elmer the Flying Monk and lastly ‘The Mysterious Tunnels of Malmesbury’ .


Local stories in and around the Malmesbury area to keep you up-to-date.


A wonderful place to visit with a wealth of attractions right on the doorstep.


Malmesbury is a beautiful town to visit in its own right and attractions include the jewel in our crown being Malmesbury Abbey, the fabulous Abbey House Gardens, and Malmesbury’s 15th century Market Cross.

For more than two and a half millennia successive generations have populated this hilltop, which forms the centre of the community we now call Malmesbury.


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