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  • Afternoon tea, Pimm’s for me!

    Friday, 27 April 2018.

    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 alo...

    Spring has sprung at Blandy’s bistro with a tantalising new Easter menu!

    Monday, 19 March 2018.

    Blandy’s bistro is one of the best kept secrets for elegant dining in Berkshire. Tucked away in the grounds of beautiful Inglewood, it boasts sumptuous dining in a breath-taking setting, ideal for...

    English Original - Donnington Grove Country House Hotel

    Friday, 02 February 2018.

    Unexpected, is the word which comes to mind when you first lay eyes on Donnington Grove. It is a paradoxical place where 18th Century Strawberry Hill Gothic sits alongside an 18 hole championship ...

    Eliane by Night

    Tuesday, 25 October 2016.

    Fans of food with integrity who have been pleading with Eliane's to open in the evenings are finally getting their wish. Hungerford's most immaculately healthy (and most attractively staffed - where...
    Blooming botany
    Martin and the Magpie has never been one to rest on its laurels. Hungerford’s most contemporary florist is always looking for ways to push the trend and as the saying goes “a rolling stone gathers no moss”.

    VIP access at Donnington Country Club
    Donnington Grove have something extraordinary up their sleeves this month; an exclusive outdoor sculpture exhibition taking place in their tranquil walled gardens.

    Aldbourne’s fun run is back
    Dust off your running shoes and get ready for the annual Aldbourne 5k run

    Honeymoon? You need a honeypot!
    Over the last century newlyweds have been evolving, much rarer is the trepidation of a blushing bride about to leave her family home for the first time.

    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.

    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!

    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...

    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

    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.

    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