2015 Archives

  • Christmas 2015

  • Striker light!

    Despite the rain and wind thousands turned out last night to watch the switch on of the spectacular Hungerford Christmas lights. The children of the school choirs of the town performed beautifully, Am...

    Christmas menus Halfway there already!

    The first Christmas menus are starting to appear and first out of the stalls this year is The Halfway Inn who have pulled out all the stops to produce their finest menus yet. The pre-Christmas men...

    Christmas gift guide

    With Christmas now only weeks away, only the very smug and organised can escape those feelings of PCT (pre-Christmas tension). Most conversations start with 'Have you started your Christmas shoppin...

    Get ahead of the Christmas curve

    Wouldn't it be marvellous to get all your Christmas shopping done under one roof in the space of a few hours, stick it at the back of the wardrobe and forget about it until mid-December? Such a se...

    Let there be light

    Hungerford's celebrated Christmas illuminations will be switched on by QPR striker, and Hungerford boy, Charlie Austin at 6pm on 29th November outside the Town Hall. Among the other attractions will ...
    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.