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. It's looking like a great event marking this important anniversary. Many new attractions and side shows have been included. We will keep you updated throughout the evening and you can follow us on Facebook too.

001 hungerford victorian extravaganza 2016

002 hungerford victorian extravaganza 2016

003 hungerford victorian extravaganza 2016

004 hungerford victorian extravaganza 2016

005 hungerford victorian extravaganza 2016

006 hungerford victorian extravaganza 2016

007 hungerford victorian extravaganza 2016

008 hungerford victorian extravaganza 2016

009 hungerford victorian extravaganza 2016

010 hungerford victorian extravaganza 2016

011 hungerford victorian extravaganza 2016

012 hungerford victorian extravaganza 2016

013 hungerford victorian extravaganza 2016

BMW donated for a good cause
SWIFT Medics are trained volunteer pre-hospital emergency care doctors who attend road traffic accidents and medical emergencies in Wiltshire when an incident is so serious that the NHS ambulance team needs the help of an appropriately qualified Doctor at the scene.

Savour a slice of southern Sweden
Nordic noir, Medieval towns, architecture, serene rail travel, beaches and superb innovative food.

Lord Coe loves Hungerford
Olympic medal winner and Chairman of FIFA's Ethics Committee, Sebastian Coe was at the opening of Hungerford's Barrs Yard on Friday.

Move over Black Friday, it’s time for Saturday Sanctuary!
In the run up to the notorious Black Friday event, the high street will teem with anxious shoppers hustling and bustling through the local stores for the best bargains running up to Christmas.

Come Dine With Hungerford - seeking local contestants
It is the nation’s favourite tea time show and it’s coming to our doorstep to film the next series of this classic TV show!

In conversation with Masterchef’s Ollie Hunter
Ollie Hunter is a local celebrity after reaching the semi-finals of Masterchef 2013, a programme that attracts around 5 million viewers.

Avebury
Avebury is a henge monument (which is an ancient place surrounded by a bank and ditch) and is the world’s largest prehistoric stone circle, originally comprising of some 100 standing stones, with two inner stone circles.

Three swans open for business again and looking fabulous
After major investment by the Coaching Inn Group, Hungerford’s Three Swans Hotel, Eatery and Coffee Shop is once again open for business and looks set to be Hungerford’s go-to place for accommodation, eating, drinking and just hanging out with a coffee.