Welcome to Hungerford

Hungerford is a small historic town located in the midst of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and yet it is only 4 miles from the M4 and has a direct rail link to London

The town's historic market status is retained by the significant number of small independent retail and commercial businesses providing visitors and residents alike with..

personal service across a wide range of products. Hungerford has an excellent variety of eating places and there is ample local accommodation.

The town today is surrounded by open common land, five minutes walk from its centre where visitors may en...

 A fresh face for Beau’s Bar and Restaurant
The newly revamped Beau’s Bar and Restaurant oozes with the style of its namesake – Beau Brummel who occupied Donnington Grove in the late 18th century and was known as a fashion icon of his time....
 No excuse not to keep fit this winter
Do you find that the winter shroud of darkness just makes you retreat to the warmth and comfort of your home? Is it too dark to cycle home from work like you did in the summer months? Don’t fe...
 The ultimate lifetime trip: Canada
Canada is a country of immense beauty and diversity. A destination that is best enjoyed over a few weeks, you can experience spectacular wildlife and stunning scenery whilst taking in historic tow...
 A unique home; expertly carved in stone
Humphries Stonemasons is a family business with a long heritage of serving the people of Hungerford and beyond. They operate a thriving, friendly office based on the outskirts of the town with a c...
 Going the extra mile at Martin and the Magpie
Martin and the Magpie pride themselves on offering outstanding customer service but this month they are going the extra mile to provide the best possible experience for their customers. From Sep...
 No ordinary school run… in the MINI Cooper 5 Door Hatch
Raising children is a constant merry-go-round of getting people to the right places at the right time with all the required paraphernalia: school bag, check, lunch box, check, homework, check. A...
 The Fairy Godmother of travel
As Fare Wise Travel celebrate 25 years in business, we meet with MD Veronica Bailey to find out the secret behind their success. She tells us about her childhood adventures, what led her into the trav...
 A cruise for me, free for you!
Fancy experiencing a cruise and bringing your loved one for free? Booking now for 2019 are a range of 2 for 1 luxury cruises such as Majestic Fjordland, experiencing the scale and magnificence of ...
 A brand new local jobs board
Hungerford TOWNSITE™ is well established as a conduit for local people featuring news, events, attractions and special offers and NOW we've added a LOCAL JOBS BOARD to our already successful mix. ...
 Hungerford's very own Library Hub opens
Following public outcry in 2015 when plans were announced to axe 8 of West Berkshire’s 9 libraries, the Hungerford community pulled together with a plan...
 Hungerford venues: Croft Field Activity Centre
Croft Field Activity Centre may be one of the best kept secrets of the town. This smart facility is set within a beautifully tranquil part of Hungerford, overlooking the canal. It encompasse...
 Championing children’s charities for 2018
Berkshire is home to some truly fantastic causes. We have some “outstanding” local schools and nurseries that are doing vital work to raise the next generation: educating them on emotional, phys...
Your next mountain is waiting in 2019 – try trekking in Nepal
Booking now for Spring and Autumn 2019, Fare Wise Travel offer the epitome of physical endurance and spiritual enlightenment with bespoke Himalayan adventures.

Getting to know you… Cobbs, much more than a farm shop
As you walk into Cobbs newly refurbished and extended café, it’s easy to see why this business is thriving.