Event archives

  • Victorian Extravaganza 2016

  • Final images from a fabulous evening

    As the fireworks approach at 9pm with the crowd moving to the canal bridge and the Croft Green to watch here are some more faces in the crowd from tonight's exceptional Extravaganza....

    Back with a Bang

    Sadly missing from last year's Extravaganza, this year the Firework Finale at 9pm is back with a vengeance...

    Here comes the parade

    With added extras to mark the 25th anniversary, Santa pulled by his two horses and a Victorian bus amongst them, the parade paraded and was broadcast live on the Townsite Facebook Events Hungerford pa...

    Santa Pimps His Ride

    Swapping his usual flat-bed truck for two horses, this year Santa will be parading down the High Street in a horse-drawn carriage....

    A cracking evening cracks on!

    More images from this evening's extraordinary Extravaganza. A massive crowd enjoying what's turning out to be one of the best to date....

    Wharf Wonders

    This year's Extravaganza will see extra entertainment laid on around the Canal Bridge and Wharf area....

    25th Victorian Extravaganza full steam ahead

    The 25th Hungerford Victorian Extravaganza was opened this evening at 5pm by organiser Neil Marney and Mayor Martin Crane....

    You Spin Me Right Round, Baby, Right Round.

    Nothing is lovelier or more reminiscent of a bygone, more elegant era than a fairground carousel. ...

    Parade on Steroids

    The Chamber of Commerce were always going to pull out all the stops for this one and it's safe to say that the Victorian Extravaganza 25th Anniversary Parade will be a show-stopper....

    Extravaganza Souvenir Programme

    FRIDAY 9TH DECEMBER: 25TH ANNIVERSARY VICTORIAN EXTRAVAGANZA 2016 In celebration of the 25th Victorian Extravaganza this year the Hungerford Chamber of Commerce have teamed up with the Newbury Wee...
    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.