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  • Easter egg hunt

    Thursday, 13 April 2017.

    Keeping the children entertained and finding things for them to do during the school holidays is a perennial headache for parents...

    Annual Town Meeting - Have your say

    Wednesday, 15 March 2017.

    Do you have an opinion or question about your town? If so, this could be your opportunity to have your voice heard. Hungerford Town Council's Annual Town Meeting is being held on Thursday, 23rd Marc...

    Hungerford Theatre present 'Mack and Mabel'

    Tuesday, 24 January 2017.

    From 15th-18th February, The Community of Hungerford Theatre Company will be performing the ever-popular Mack and Mabel at the John O'Gaunt School. The play centres around Mack, once a big shot dir...

    Fireworks spectacular Sunday 30th October

    Tuesday, 18 October 2016.

    Why run the risk of blowing yourself sky-high in the back garden when you can see something far superior in safety? On Sunday 30th October there will be a Spectacular Fireworks Display in the ground...

    Passion and Easter Services in Hungerford

    Thursday, 13 April 2017.

    As we begin Holy Week, churches across Hungerford are gearing up for the most important celebration in the liturgical calendar. As well as the services listed below, the four churches of Hungerford...

    Mothering Sunday - Make a day of it

    Tuesday, 14 March 2017.

    For most of us, giving our mothers a bunch of flowers and a card or taking her down the pub for lunch equals duties discharged and the woman we are supposedly celebrating will likely as not, still s...

    Young singer song writers at the Croft Hall, 28th January

    Tuesday, 24 January 2017.

    We've spent most of January hibernating but with two great entertainment events coming up, it's time to step out into the night once more. On Saturday 28th January, courtesy of Arts for Hungerford,...

    Shalbourne classic car show 2016

    Sunday, 16 October 2016.

    Images from Shalbourne classic car show 2016 ...

    Trollope returns to Hungerford

    Wednesday, 29 March 2017.

    After a sell-out event several years ago, bestselling author Joanna Trollope returns to Hungerford to talk about her new novel, City of Friends on Wednesday 12th April at 8pm in the Croft Hall. Des...

    The Wild Other comes to Hungerford

    Wednesday, 01 March 2017.

    Writer, broadcaster, journalist and mother of five, Clover Stroud will be talking about her memoir, The Wild Other, in an exclusive event at the Hungerford Town Hall on Wednesday 29th March, 7.30pm-9p...
    All Change at the Chamber
    On Thursday, 2nd March the Hungerford Chamber of Commerce held its AGM at the Three Swans to discuss findings from the recent Business Survey and what role the Chamber needs to play to best serve local businesses and retailers

    Come together
    Townsite has spent the six weeks since the start of 2017 canvassing members of the business community in Hungerford for their views on the state of our town. I

    Benyon helps to banish the blues
    Always a staunch and vocal advocate for mental health provision, West Berkshire's MP Richard Benyon recently attended the launch of Brighter Berkshire, a community-led initiative to make 2017 the Year of Mental Health in Berkshire.

    Your Library is about so much more than books
    Judging from the amount of community activity going in Hungerford Library, the council are going to have a hard time justifying its closure in their next round of swingeing cuts.

    Why live in Hungerford?
    Those of us who live here don't have to think twice, we love it and, you've had a job to persuade us to go elsewhere.

    Is now a good time to sell my house?
    It's the 64 million dollar question and one which solicits a variety of answers depending on the source, but there is broad consensus around a few key facts

    Hungerford Townsite, review and preview
    TOWNSITE has become the go-to destination for everything local.

    Amazing travel deals - Hot or Cold
    If you're prepared to get out of the blocks quick, there are some extraordinary travels deals to be had in 2017.

    The Resolutions Revolution
    Many of us make doomed resolutions for the New Year; we are going to get fit, join a gym or give up smoking and swearing.

    Get married for free
    With the cost of weddings spiralling and the inevitable battles about who to invite, couples are opting to marry abroad in greater numbers than ever before

    A life lived in full colour
    Call it time of year or time of life, but we have been feeling a little jaded of late in the Townsite offices.

    Beavers on the endangered list
    Berkshire Scouts are desperately trying to recruit new leaders for their 1st Hungerford Beaver Colony.

    Weekday Rental Property, North End near Newbury
    Significantly more affordable, and indeed comfortable, than a hotel or boarding house, this extremely well presented two-bedroom cottage is an ideal opportunity for those who make a weekly commute to the Newbury are

    Food glorious day
    In photos, Hungerford's 2016 food festival packs out in glorious October sunshine

    Townsite Goes to Marlborough
    After a year in the planning, Townsite Marlborough has just gone live! The success of the Hungerford Townsite prompted Marlborough residents and businesses to ask us when we could do the same for their gorgeous and quintessentially English market town.

    Walks in around Hungerford
    Walking in the beautiful areas of outstanding natural beauty in and around Hungerford is a very special experience. Throughout the summer, we will be publishing details of some of the best and favourite walks in the town and its surrounding villages and countryside

    Hungerford – A great English destination town
    Hungerford has a timeless quality that is essentially very English – it is like an idyllic town created for TV – except, of course it is very real,” says our MP, Richard Benyon

    Hungerford – such a beautiful place to live and we love it!
    Hungerford is internationally famous for being a beautiful place to visit and, as it sits at the centre of the North Wessex Downs, it is in a beautiful location too. And according to a recent survey of Hungerford residents, we really care about our town and surrounding countryside with 98% of us in favour of keeping the town's traditional character and 99% of us want to protect the Marsh, the Common and all our surrounding countryside.