2014 Archives

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  • Networking that works!

    An open evening for Hungerford Chamber of Commerce is being held on Friday June 20th at the Riverside Suite at Hungerford’s The Bear Hotel. This is a great opportunity for Hungerford and its area...

    Local artist display at Audley Inglewood

    Rosemary Trigwell with her painting of Audley Inglewood Kintbury artist Rosemary Trigwell is to display a series of her watercolour paintings at Audley Inglewood from May 10th -18th as part of the ...

    Beware the phone call bank scammers

    Credit card scammers are active again, warns West Berkshire police. They tells us that the scam starts with a phone call from people claiming to be police who are investigating fraudulent credit card payments....

    Cryptic Quest winners get their £5k jewel

    “Hungerford is a wonderful and fascinating place, ” say winners of the town’s Quest to find the Keeper of the Jewel....

    Hungerford hotel gets major make-over

    New look for ‘Elcot Park’ Once poet Percy Bysshe Shelley’s home and now a fine four star hotel, the Mercure Newbury Elcot Park hotel is having a lavish and extensive refurbishment and transfo...

    Hungerford’s annual town meeting

    Hungerford’s annual town meeting, which is open to all electors of the Hungerford parish, will be held on March 13th (Thursday) at the Corn Exchange from 7.00pm. If you feel you should stock up for the around two hour meeting, refreshments are available from 6.30....

    Charity soccer celebrates Ray Brown

    A charity soccer game, in aid of the Heart Foundation, will celebrate the life of well-known Hungerford and Lambourn player Ray Brown who died this season. Ray played for Hungerford Town FC for man...

    Southern Sinfonia to come to Hungerford

    The celebrated Southern Sinfonia chamber orchestra is coming to Hungerford. It will perform ‘Mr Handle’s Water Music’ – including ever popular Arrival of the Queen of Sheba – at St Lawrence...

    Sci-Fi Hungerford - The movie

    Hungerford through the thrilling lens of film maker Drew Casson More than a million You Tube viewers have already watched it and now ‘Hungerford’ – a Sci-Fi movie is to have a premiere at th...

    Three new town councillors

    Hungerford Town Council has three new members. They are Rob Brookman, Paul Whiting and Sarah Leach. Rob Brookman, who lives in Upper Denford and is retired from the electricity supply industry, has...
    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!