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The Stonehenge site, dubbed a "national disgrace", is finally set for an overhaul 30 years after English Heritage first proposed tackling the "clutter" surrounding the iconic stones.

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One of the world's greatest ever athletes carried the Olympic Torch around Stonehenge at sunrise today.

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Stonehenge, dubbed a "national disgrace", is set for an overhaul 30 years after English Heritage first proposed tackling the "clutter" surrounding the iconic stones.

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