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  • Christmas Guide

  • Looking for something special this Christmas?

    Saturday, 08 December 2018.

    Celebrating the diverse High Street in Hungerford, Townsite offer their tips for a less than ordinary Christmas from antiques to travel and exercise accessories. Memories for a lifetime with F...

    The BIGGEST events this Christmas in Hungerford

    Thursday, 22 November 2018.

    The big Christmas light switch on – Sunday 2nd December Festivities start at 4pm with entertainment from Hungerford Town Band, Hungerford Primary School and Rock Choir. At 5pm BBC South today ...

    May your days be Holly and Bright

    Monday, 01 October 2018.

    Yes, there is no escaping it. Christmas is just around the corner and our attention will soon turn to decking our halls and garnishing our doors with beautiful seasonal delights. Martin and the Ma...

    Tis the season to be organised at The Three Swans

    Thursday, 13 September 2018.

    Tra la la la la… Whilst some may recoil at the mention of Christmas in the final quarter of the year, the early bird really does catch the worm at The Three Swans in Hungerford. This boutique ...

    Your guide to eating out this festive season

    Friday, 07 December 2018.

    A time to get together with loved ones and friends, Townsite have taken the stress out of festive catch ups and offer their recommendations for places to eat out this festive period… Dine in st...

    Christmas gift ideas for the cycling enthusiast

    Tuesday, 20 November 2018.

    Specialist bike shop Banjo Cycles in Newbury offer the ultimate in Christmas gift accessories for your loved ones! Catering for every age, budget and taste there are accessories from baskets a...

    A relaxed Christmas at Blandy’s Bistro

    Monday, 01 October 2018.

    This Christmas take the stress out of socialising with an array of deliciously tempting menus at Blandy’s Bistro. Impress your guests in this stunning setting, amidst brilliant crisp winter countr...

    A merry little Christmas at Donnington Grove Hotel

    Thursday, 06 September 2018.

    Set in a magical location in 500 acres of glorious countryside, there couldn’t be a better backdrop for your Christmas getaway than Donnington Grove Hotel. This festive period, catch up with fri...

    No excuse not to keep fit this winter

    Tuesday, 04 December 2018.

    Do you find that the winter shroud of darkness just makes you retreat to the warmth and comfort of your home? Is it too dark to cycle home from work like you did in the summer months? Don’t fe...
    Ultimate Wedding Show 2019
    This September, Donnington Grove Hotel will be hosting their 2019 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...

    The Crofton Beam Engines
    These are two magnificent pieces of industrial archaeology that will appeal to both families and steam enthusiasts.

    Highclere Castle visitor information
    World famous from its starring role in the smash hit drama series Downton Abbey, Highclere Castle’s future is secure thanks to the scores of visitors who have flocked to witness its imposing façade first hand.

    Your next mountain is waiting in 2019 – try trekking in Nepal
    Booking now for Spring and Autumn 2019, Fare Wise Travel offer the epitome of physical endurance and spiritual enlightenment with bespoke Himalayan adventures.

    The ultimate lifetime trip: Canada
    Canada is a country of immense beauty and diversity. A destination that is best enjoyed over a few weeks, you can experience spectacular wildlife and stunning scenery whilst taking in historic towns natural parks and deluxe resorts

    No excuse not to keep fit this winter
    Do you find that the winter shroud of darkness just makes you retreat to the warmth and comfort of your home

    What I learnt from travelling the world
    Stepping out on your own after a lifetime in education is both a daunting and exciting step for many students taking a break from academia to explore the big wide world.

    No ordinary school run… in the MINI Cooper 5 Door Hatch
    Raising children is a constant merry-go-round of getting people to the right places at the right time with all the required paraphernalia: school bag, check, lunch box, check, homework, check.

    The Fairy Godmother of travel
    As Fare Wise Travel celebrate 25 years in business, we meet with MD Veronica Bailey to find out the secret behind their success.

    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

    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.

    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

    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.

    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