Event archives

  • Literary festival 2016

  • Elizabeth Jane Howard revealed

    The 2016 Hungerford Literary Festival got off to a very classy start with biographer Artemis Cooper, giving a talk in the Town Hall about her new book, A Dangerous Innocence, which lays bare the lif...

    Literary Festival 2016 update

    Tickets are selling fast for the 5th Hungerford Literary Festival to be held from 20th-23rd October. Big names like Jenni Murray and Artemis Cooper are adding lustre to this fantastic annual event, ...

    Roald Dahl Event - The Big Friendly Storyteller

    Arguably one of the greatest children's writers of all time, Roald Dahl's work has enchanted generations of children and with his unique characters - The BFG, James and the Giant Peach, Matilda, Da...

    Hungerford Literary Festival 2016

    20-23 October Now in its 5th year, the 2016 Hungerford Literary Festival is shaping up to be the best yet, with fifteen events scheduled over four days. Organised by our award winning Hungerford Bo...
    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.