2015 Archives

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  • 100% increase in visitors to the Hungerford Townsite

    Hungerford Townsite celebrated its first year on-line with site traffic doubled! Over 6,200 visitors came to the site in December, up from 3,000 hits the previous year. Visitors were able to pick up...

    The Last Supper - Hungerford Lodge Leaves Home

    After almost 90 years at the heart of the Hungerford community, the Hungerford Lodge is to move to the Newbury Masonic Centre. The Lodge has used the Town Hall and Corn Exchange for its meetings since...

    Paris tragedy

    An essential divergence from our normal reporting to pause and recognise the tragic loss of innocent life that occurred today in Paris....

    AONB seeks chair

    Could you be the new chair for North Wessex Downs AONB? If you love our countryside, if you want to conserve and enhance its beauty then a new vacancy as chair person might be just the job. A volu...
    Aldbourne’s fun run is back
    Dust off your running shoes and get ready for the annual Aldbourne 5k run

    Afternoon tea, Pimm’s for me!
    Blandy’s bistro are renowned for their extraordinary afternoon tea. It is a banquet affair with a selection of delicate finger sandwiches, homemade scones with tiptree preserve and clotted cream along with a variety of homemade cakes.

    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.