2014 Archives

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  • HTFC outbid by Bideford

    Hungerford Town FC’s bid for victory against Bideford ended in a 1-0 defeat on the soft ground away from home. Hungerford now slips to sixth place in the Southern League premier division. Next l...

    Be on TV – it’s relatively easy!

    If you are a family including two children aged between 12 and 16 and are available during October half term then stardom and celebrity may be waiting. John O ’Gaunt school has been approached by...

    A food cooperative for Hungerford?

    The possibility of a Hungerford community food cooperative is to be discussed in an open meeting at The Croft Hall on October 14th (Tuesday) at 8.00pm organised by HEAT (Hungerford Environmental Actio...

    Flowers from the Farm celebrate their debut at Hampton Court

    British flower growers from all over the country are coming together to exhibit locally grown, seasonal cut flowers at the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show. The exhibit will be located in the Ro...

    ‘Happy’ donations continue to grow.

    The Great Grooms stars of their Happy charity video are dancing with joy as their freestyle frolics for film continue to attract generous donations, all of which are bound for The Mary Hare School for...

    Wanted: young fire-fighters

    Young people (12-16) who are attracted by the appeal and danger of fire-fighting can take their first step on the fire service career ladder at Hungerford fire station on Wednesday, July 16th (19-21.00) to look around a ‘have a go’....

    Happy, happy, happy for Mary Hare School

    They may take antiques very seriously but the team at Great Grooms in Hungerford knows how to be happy – or is that just plain daft – when asked to play their part for charity. To the tune of ...

    ‘Paxo’ comes to town

    (Photo: Wikipedia) Your chance to question Jeremy Paxman will come on Wednesday evening (July 2, Town Hall, 19.30) when the TV journalist and writer comes to town to talk about his latest book: ‘...

    Unwanted ladies clothes are wanted

    Hungerford Clothes Swap will be swapping away again at Croft Hall on Saturday, October 4th from 11.00 until 15.00. As well as some splendid clothes for swapping, there will be tea, coffee and cakes an...

    Hungerford Hare’s ‘harey 8’ fun run

    Run for fun with the Hungerford Hares at this year’s ‘Harey 8’ eight mile race on Sunday June 22nd. The run, which covers all sort of ground in the beautiful countryside around Hungerford sets o...
    Our top picks for the best in European Christmas travel
    This year you can really experience the delicacies and delights of Christmas custom from traditions across the continent with some of Fare Wise Travel’s hand-picked Christmas escapes!

    May your days be Holly and Bright
    Yes, there is no escaping it. Christmas is just around the corner and our attention will soon turn to decking our halls and garnishing our doors with beautiful seasonal delights.

    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.

    #2 laid back honeymoon ideas 2018
    Pick an idyllic spot in the Mediterranean, combine it with panoramic coastal walks, snorkeling and beautiful turquoise waters to make it a perfect honeymoon!