Last Updated 18 Apr 2017

There has been a settlement at Imber since 967AD.  The village was evacuated in 1943 and remains deserted until today

The Church of St Giles is open for visitors and services on specified days of the year

The Friends of St Giles offer everybody a warm welcome on the days shown on the Events page

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St Giles Church is CLOSED
St Giles Church is now Closed until august.  There is no public access to Imber either.  Get More Details Here

We believe that the A360 between Shrewton and Tilshead will be closed from now until 18th April.  If visiting St Giles over the Easter weekend, please be aware of the closure and, if necessary, plan another route.

Gordon Lewis Books on Sale
Gordon Lewis tells us that he will be at St Giles Church over the Easter Weekend.  He hopes to have the following books on sale:  "Imber Then & Now" and "Dollys Imber".  Part of the proceeds will go to support St Giles.  He also hopes to have "Tyneham Then & Now" for sale (except on Easter Sunday).

 SPTA Newsletter April 2017
The Ministry of Defence (MoD) publishes a monthly Newsletter about the Salisbury Plain Training Area (SPTA). The April SPTA Newsletter is now available. 

 April 2017 edition of the SPTA Newsletter
  View past editions of the SPTA Newsletter

Interested in Church Bells ?
St Giles Church has a light ring of 6 bells.  Interested in the bells ?  Are you a bellringer ?  You can find more information here

Routemaster Buses in August
The now traditional journeys by historic Routemaster Buses from Warminster to Imber and beyond will take place on August 26th this year.  We will publish more details here nearer the time


Membership has passed 2,840 !
Membership of the St Giles Church Mailing List has now passed 2,830 !!   Sign up for advance information about the church and open days.  We do not share your details

Frequently Asked Questions
There is a section here that answers many of the questions visitors ask about Imber and St Giles Church.  Please look here before asking us your question in an email.  It may be answered for you.  Click Here for Answers

We are on Facebook
We have entered the 21st century and now have a facebook page.  Please use it to see what we are up to and to tell us about your visit to St Giles Church.  Share your pictures as well.  Also, sign up to our mailing list for information on open days.

SPTA Safety Leaflet
We have been given a copy of the SPTA Imber Safety Leaflet and are pleased to make it available on our FAQs page take a look at the leaflet here

Want a Fridge Magnet ?
We now have St Giles Church Fridge Magnets for sale.  They can be purchased in the church on open days or if you want one now, go to our shop for details

Need Questions Answered ?
We now have a Frequently Asked Questions section.  Please see the menu on the left hand side to go to the "Any Questions?" page.

Purchase a CD
The Yirdbards have issued a CD called "The Ghosts of Old Imber".  You can purchase a copy here
Click here for details

Travel to Imber by Horse and Carriage
A local company offers a memorable journey to St Giles Church by horse and carriage
Click here for details

Important Information Regarding Access to Imber
There is no public access to Imber except on dates shown on this web site. 
  Please click here for information regarding access to Imber Village

Mailing List Exceeds 2,840 !!
Our Mailing List has now passed 2,840 subscribers.  We're on our way to 3,000 so why not sign up now.  It's Free and you can be assured that your details are never shared with any third party.

We have received images from a number of contributors.  They have been arranged in sections. We hope you like the way they are presented.
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Having problems finding us ?
Some people have difficulties finding when to turn off the main roads

  Directions to Imber

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