2013 Archives

  • News archive

  • Cheers of approval for 'The new' Bear

    The Bear has re-opened its doors to reveal its new layout and décor – to the approval of its first customers after its extensive refurbishment. And Hugh Pihlens, of Hungerford’s Historical Asso...

    World’s biggest coffee morning

    Every year the world’s biggest coffee morning in aid MacMillan Cancer Support is held by volunteers all across the country – and Hungerford is playing its port of course. Last year 115,000 peop...

    Hungerford food festival wins national recognition

    Hungerford’s fantastic Food Festival came an ‘impressive’ joint third is the national ‘Bring Home the Harvest’ competition, organised by the charity behind British Food Fortnight and the Tel...

    Sponsorship helps Hungerford guest cricketer

    Hungerford’s junior cricketers in action during a ‘breakthrough’ season. Hungerford Cricket Club’s guest player, South African Premier league star Willem Mosert, has coached the town’s j...

    Making money for MacMillan

    Over £700 from just one coffee morning, that was the result of a Macmillan Coffee morning at Hungerford’s United Reformed Church recently....

    Hungerford help for heroic 'gutless kayaker'

    Hungerford based The Bruce Trust which provided canal boat holidays for disabled, disadvantaged or elderly people is providing one of its special boats to support an amazing kayaking journey being ma...
    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.