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    It's always a food festival here!

    The Hungerford Food Festival may be over but the fine food of our area will continue to feature here. In the run up to Christmas, we'll be bringing you the best of food and drink news, recipes, tips, ideas and local suppliers to help make the festive season a really foodie season too. Join in with us by sharing any special recipes or treats which use or come from local food and drink suppliers. We'll also be interviewing some of the best chefs from the area's finest eateries to bring you their seasonal ideas and advice so stay with us right here!

  • Rick Stein signs off for a Long Weekend

    Thursday, 22 September 2016.

    On Saturday 15th October at 12.30pm, celebrated chef and TV presenter, Rick Stein will be signing copies of his new book, Long Weekends, in the Hungerford Bookshop...

    I'll drink to that

    Wednesday, 07 September 2016.

    It is an article of faith that anything made in the old-fashioned way is superior to anything we can buy in the supermarket and aficionados of Tutts Clump Cider would be the first to agree. Back by...

    Quality food, fairly priced

    Tuesday, 06 September 2016.

    Making their debut at this year's Food Festival, The Source@Hungerford Park will be displaying just some of their incredible range of quality meats and charcuterie. Describing their enterprise as 'R...

    No Addie-tives

    Saturday, 03 September 2016.

    A really good Christmas cake or pudding is a labour of love and thief of time but we do not have to resort to the second-rate, mass produced inferior imitations any more. Even better, we can buy an ...

    Raymond Blanc flies the flag for Great British Food

    Wednesday, 21 September 2016.

    Raymond Blanc at Belmond Le Manoir aux Quat'Saisons Food is fast becoming the nation's number one obsession. A groundswell of public demand has seen the move away from inferior, cheap, mass-produce...

    A well smoked meat is a joy to behold

    Wednesday, 07 September 2016.

    Smoked meats and fish from supermarkets are frequently a disappointment and certainly inferior to what can produced in the hands of experts. Iain and Louise Murray Clark of Black Dog Smokery in Wootto...

    Happy animals make good cheese

    Tuesday, 06 September 2016.

    Back at this year's Food Festival by popular demand, Grey's Cheese Direct offer a range of over 100 artisan cheeses of exceptional provenance from the United Kingdom and overseas. These are cheeses...

    Wiltshire Liqueur Co.

    Saturday, 03 September 2016.

    After their success at last year's Food Festival, the Wiltshire Liqueur Company will be returning with their generous samples to grace this year's event, doubtless winning many more fans in the proc...

    From farm to fork

    Friday, 09 September 2016.

    With a plentiful source of fish and game on their doorstep, the Ramsbury Smokehouse was established in 2014 to supply restaurants, pubs and consumers with consistently high quality smoked products. Pa...

    The best of Italy and sicily.. on your doorstep

    Tuesday, 06 September 2016.

    It is a little known fact that the some of the finest food and wine to come out of Italy and Sicily is only a ten minute drive from Hungerford down the Salisbury Road. On the Garlands Estate in DUCIS,...
    Ultimate Wedding Show 2018
    This September, Donnington Grove Hotel will be hosting their 2018 Wedding Show, offering a relaxed day out for couples tying the knot. On Sunday the 2nd of September they will hold an immersive wedding show...

    Donnington Grove Wedding Fair exhibitors preview part 3
    The third part in our series featuring wedding suppliers who will be exhibiting at the Donningtone Grove Country Club Wedding Fair on Sunday 2nd September, 2018 at 11:00am.

    Everything you need for your wedding, at Donnington Grove
    Sunday 2nd September, 2018 at 11:00am Weddings can be stressful, but they don’t have to be! Whether you are starting from scratch or looking for the final touches for your day, Donnington Grove’s Wedding show 2018 has everything you need to bring it all together

    A cruise for me, free for you!
    Fancy experiencing a cruise and bringing your loved one for free?

    A brand new local jobs board
    Hungerford TOWNSITE™ is well established as a conduit for local people featuring news, events, attractions and special offers and NOW we've added a LOCAL JOBS BOARD to our already successful mix. This comprehensive section aims to connect with local job hunters in a friendly and more engaging way

    Luxury Health Club offer: FREE personal training sessions
    We all know that getting fit is imperative to feeling great and looking our best but finding the right place to exercise can be the missing piece of the jigsaw.

    Make a wish come true
    David Chambers and his colleagues from Elcot Park Hotel in Newbury have taken on a challenge.

    Open Studio at Little hidden farm
    Local artists Sue and Claire Acworth are participating in Marlborough Open Studios: an event where artists across the North Wessex Chalk Downs (AONB) open their studios for members of the public to come and view their work in its natural setting.

    Beautiful Neranjo Limestone: 20% off
    Treat your home this summer with these beautiful flagstones in Neranjo limestone.

    Impress with this business venue
    Whether you are looking for team-building, brainstorming or entertaining, Donnington grove is the setting to impress your clients and motivate your employees.

    Getting to know you… Cobbs, much more than a farm shop
    As you walk into Cobbs newly refurbished and extended café, it’s easy to see why this business is thriving.

    Get pampered at Donnington Grove
    This month Donnington Grove Hotel has revealed its grand opening of Avalon Retreat: a purpose built new salon set in the grounds of this beautiful hotel.

    #2 laid back honeymoon ideas 2018
    Pick an idyllic spot in the Mediterranean, combine it with panoramic coastal walks, snorkeling and beautiful turquoise waters to make it a perfect honeymoon!

    Freedom of the town awards
    Last month, three upstanding citizens from our local community: Norman Barr, Chris Scorey and Catherine Wooliston were presented with the prestigious Freedom of the Town award for 2018, recognising their unique contributions to Hungerford.

    Luxury honeymoon on a budget
    Are you getting married over the Christmas period in 2018? Fare Wise Travel are offering an exclusive 7-night winter beach-chillout honeymoon with an all-inclusive luxury package.

    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

    Those of us who live here don't have to think twice, we love it and, you've had a job to persuade us to go elsewhere.

    Compared to many towns, Hungerford High Street is in good shape. It is better now than it has been for years...

    Walking in the beautiful areas of outstanding natural beauty in and around Hungerford is a very special experience.

    Next time you visit Littlecote House keep a wary eye out for ghosts. That black dog you see on the stairs may not be all it seems!

    Enjoy your visit and don't foget to let us know how it went