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  • Ben Waters, Saturday 15 July HADCAF

    Friday, 16 June 2017.

    Saturday 15 July 8:00pm at John O’Gaunt School In a twenty five year career in which he has established himself as one of Europe’s supreme boogie piano players, Ben Waters creates a rollicking ...

    HADCAF 2017

    Monday, 05 June 2017.

    The reliably wonderful Hungerford and District Arts Festival has now published its 2017 programme which runs from Friday 30th June to Sunday 16th July, and what a line-up. Hungerford’s Festiva...

    BBC Any Questions at the Corn Exchange

    Monday, 05 June 2017.

    SOLD OUT - Friday 7th July 6:45pm Corn Exchange - Chaired by Jonathan Dimbleby. Any Questions?, broadcast live on Radio 4 every Friday after the 8pm News, is one of Britain’s best-loved radio pro...

    Francis Pugh and the Whisky Singers

    Monday, 05 June 2017.

    Sunday 9 July 8:00pm The Croft Hall Bluegrass comes to hungerford A huge hit on the festival circuit, Francis Pugh and the Whisky Singers are a six-piece band from Oxford, playing a mixture of blu...

    Wessex Male Choir, Saturday July 1st HADCAF

    Friday, 16 June 2017.

    Saturday July 1st, 7pm at John O’ Gaunt School There are few things more stirring than a choir going at full pelt and Hungerford gets the chance to listen to one of the finest when the Wessex Mal...

    Go Batty Walk - HADCAF

    Monday, 05 June 2017.

    Tuesday 4th July 8:45pm Eddington Marsh. We’re all mad for a bat and on 4th July the people of Hungerford get the opportunity to have an expert-led stroll along the river on Eddington Marsh to se...

    HADFEST 2017

    Monday, 05 June 2017.

    Saturday 8 July 7:00pm The Croft Hall Returning for its third year, Hadfest is a concert organised by young people, for young people, its aim to support local, up-and-coming bands and have a great ...
    Getting fruity with the Tutti Men
    The Tutti men went above and beyond duty this year to collect their kisses; symbolic of the tradition of collecting rent from the commoner’s houses owned by the John O' Gaunt estate, as one was seen claiming a ladder to fashion one!

    Your business, new horizons in 2018
    The biggest threat to any business is inertia, if you’re not moving forward then you’re at risk of slipping back and in today’s competitive markets that just isn’t an option.

    Championing children’s charities for 2018
    Berkshire is home to some truly fantastic causes. We have some “outstanding” local schools and nurseries that are doing vital work to raise the next generation...

    Writers wanted
    Do you have the writing bug? We’re looking for writers able to create informative and engaging content for our locally based websites, to include both commercial and community pieces.

    The Three Swans head chef wins top prize
    Adrian Carolea was beaming from ear-to-ear as we interviewed him about his success at the Coaching Inn awards, where he was presented with “Head Chef of the year” at the 2018 ceremony.

    Spring workshops at Martin and the Magpie
    Martin and the Magpie have become a treasured asset to Hungerford town since they graced our high street some 8 years ago.

    18 idyllic championship holes
    Once considered the preserve of retired bank managers, the game of golf has been re-branded for a new generation and not only now has mass appeal, but in certain quarters is even considered quite groovy

    Blissed-out at Inglewood
    You know when your trusted hairdresser of ten years tells you he’s found a good spa that you need to sit up and take notice.

    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.

    Townsite Goes to Marlborough
    After a year in the planning, Townsite Marlborough has just gone live! The success of the Hungerford Townsite prompted Marlborough residents and businesses to ask us when we could do the same for their gorgeous and quintessentially English market town.

    Walks in around Hungerford
    Walking in the beautiful areas of outstanding natural beauty in and around Hungerford is a very special experience. Throughout the summer, we will be publishing details of some of the best and favourite walks in the town and its surrounding villages and countryside