2015 Archives

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  • Celebrate Burns Night in aid of Noreen's Kids - NOW SOLD OUT

    On Saturday 23rd January in the Hungerford Corn Exchange there will be a Burns' Night event in aid of Noreen's Kids, a great charity who work with orphanages in Romania, where the need is overwhelmi...

    Rotary Club Irish Evening

    The Rotary Club are hosting an Irish Evening at the British Legion in Hungerford on Friday 23rd October at 8pm. Guests will be treated to 'Music and Irish dancing, supper and mirth.' Tickets availab...

    Cards For Good Causes

    One of the simplest ways to support good causes at this time of year is to purchase charity Christmas cards . The Cards For Good Causes seasonal shop is now open on Hungerford High Street in the Unite...

    Italian Market comes to Hungerford

    Depending on who you ask, Italy means different things to different people - sunshine, fast cars, football, movie stars - but everybody thinks of food. Food is central to Italian culture and its pas...

    Hungerford Bootsale announces two dates for December

    At the Town Hall, Hungerford   Hungerford Indoor Boot Sale (H.I.B.S), Sunday 6th and 13th of December and now fortnightly from January 10, 2016 at the Town Hall, Hungerford High Street, RG...

    Self harm - Help is at hand

    Self-harm is a distressing behaviour which leaves affected families bewildered and at a loss to what to do. Their plight is not helped by the stigma surrounding the issue but finally some much needed ...

    A Sunday morning well worth getting up for

    Berkshire's most tasteful tat will once again come up for grabs at this Sunday's Hungerford Indoor Boot Sale in the Town Hall from 8am-2pm. Having rapidly established a reputation for being a cut ab...

    Calling all bargain hunters - Stardom beckons!

    If you are an amateur enthusiast with a passion for antiques and collectibles and fancy yourself a skilful bargain hunter, this could be your moment. ITV are looking for pairs of contestants to appear on a brand new TV game show...

    The recession-proof bloom

    Launched in 2010, in the teeth of a crippling recession, Hungerford's floral artistes, Martin and the Magpie were seemingly up against the odds. So how then, did their business not just grow, but fl...

    Stockfest 2015

    If you're looking for all the fun of a summer festival without the long journeys, camping and hideous portable loos, then StockFest15 could be your thing. A two week programme from 17th-31st August ...

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    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.