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  • Fireworks Finale

    Monday, 11 December 2017.

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    Extravaganza 2017 in Pics Part one

    Friday, 08 December 2017.

    Another extraordinary Extravaganza in Hungerford. Despite the freezing temperatures and undeterred by the threat of snow the crowds flocked to the streets, as always in exceptionally high spirits ge...

    Extravaganza useful information

    Wednesday, 06 December 2017.

    For travel to Hungerford and parking please see our Local Information page The Chamber of Commerce suggest that overflow parking is available in Charnham Park off of Charnham Street opposite Dick L...

    Extravaganza - Are we expecting rain Dear?

    Wednesday, 06 December 2017.

    So although the weather forecast for the The Christmas Extravaganza this Firday is mild and dry we are in fact expecting Reindeer, or at least one reindeer accompanying Father Christmas. If you want...

    Extravaganza 2017 in Pics Part Three

    Friday, 08 December 2017.

    Another extraordinary Extravaganza in Hungerford. Despite the freezing temperatures and undeterred by the threat of snow the crowds flocked to the streets, as always in exceptionally high spirits gett...

    Hungerford Primary Lighting the Way

    Wednesday, 06 December 2017.

    In a spectacle likely to make most of us misty-eyed, the children of Hungerford Primary School will be participating in a lantern procession as part of the main Christmas Extravaganza parade startin...

    What to SPOT and where to be at this Friday's Extravaganza

    Wednesday, 06 December 2017.

    Here is a quick heads up on a few things to look out for at this year’s Christmas Extravaganza: Father Christmas and his real live reindeer at the corner of the High Street and Church Street. ...

    Full steam ahead - without the steam

    Monday, 27 November 2017.

    When it was first announced that Hungerford’s beloved Extravaganza was dropping its Victorian theme, there were fears that the event may suffer from a drop in support, given that Hungerford has a ...

    Extravaganza 2017 in Pics Part Two

    Friday, 08 December 2017.

    Another extraordinary Extravaganza in Hungerford. Despite the freezing temperatures and undeterred by the threat of snow the crowds flocked to the streets, as always in exceptionally high spirits ge...

    Thanks to our Sponsors

    Wednesday, 06 December 2017.

    The Hungerford Christmas Extravaganza is funded by the generous donations from the following sponsors: CDK Global The Good Exchange Greenham Common Trust The Town and Manor of Hungerford ...
    Exclusive recipe: Liz Earle’s wellbeing Christmas pud
    Christmas just got a little healthier, thanks to the latest volume of Liz Earle’s Wellbeing Yearbook.

    Christmas at Blandy's
    Whether you’re looking for that special venue for your festive celebrations or want to escape the kitchen for even one meal, there’s something to suit every occasion over the Christmas period at Blandy’s Bistro, Inglewood.

    Aqua Santa
    As if we needed it here is proof again of what an all-round jolly good chap Santa Claus is, that despite the particularly gruelling work load he still finds time to head down the Canal and entertain the trippers on the Rose of Hungerford. If you want to grab him while you can...

    Town carol service
    ungerford benefits from a wealth of musical events to celebrate the festive season and on 17th December, Hungerford’s new mayor, Keith Knight will be hosting the annual Town Carol Service at St. Lawrence’s Church, Hungerford at 6.30pm.

    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!

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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