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  • Christmas Guide 2017

  • Exclusive recipe: Liz Earle’s wellbeing Christmas pud

    Monday, 11 December 2017.

    Christmas just got a little healthier, thanks to the latest volume of Liz Earle’s Wellbeing Yearbook. This beautifully illustrated keepsake is jam-packed with wisdom from bestselling author and wel...

    Christmas at Blandy's

    Friday, 01 December 2017.

    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 ...

    Raising the Roof for Noreen’s Kids

    Monday, 27 November 2017.

    To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the wonderful Noreen’s Kids charity, the Cromwell Singers from Newbury are staging a concert of festive songs at the Croft Hall, Hungerford on Sunday 10th Dece...

    Give them a gift to remember at The Three Swans

    Thursday, 23 November 2017.

    The Three Swans are offering gifts to remember with their selection of gift vouchers for every occasion and even the fussiest recipient! The most enduring gifts are those that come with incredible ...

    Keeping it local - Townsite's Christmas Gift Guide

    Monday, 04 December 2017.

    It’s that heart sink time of year when only the very smug are feeling organised and have already ticked most things off their Christmas list. ...

    Rocking the Jingle Bells

    Friday, 01 December 2017.

    For those who prefer their Christmas musical events a bit more up-tempo, The Hungerford Town Band will be getting into the swing of the season in a special Christmas concert on Saturday 9th December...

    Town carol service

    Friday, 24 November 2017.

    Hungerford 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. ...

    Book your festive event – The Three Swans

    Thursday, 23 November 2017.

    It’s time to catch up with those family and friends or why not book your office party at the newly renovated The Three Swans hotel? The hotel has released a fantastic festive package which inclu...

    Holidays and happiness

    Monday, 04 December 2017.

    The band played, the choir sang and the crowd grew. Announcements were made, the children impressed (as always). The kindly Mr Robert Harris spoke of holidays and happiness, then l...

    Aqua Santa

    Tuesday, 28 November 2017.

    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...
    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