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  • Bully for Brunskill!

    Tuesday, 28 January 2014.

    This fine, sturdy little chap is the first calf of 2014 to be born at Farncombe Farm, home to a wonderful herd of traditional Hereford cattle. Making the score bull calves-1, heifers-0 so far this ...

    Fright time at Cobbs!

    Monday, 18 November 2013.

    Even the witches were frightened at Cobbs Halloween Happenings – and not surprisingly when they saw the scary scarecrows and pumkin carvings. See the winners here...

    Join in the Hungerford apple harvest

    Thursday, 03 October 2013.

    Why not get involved in this year’s Hungerford Apple Harvest, to produce Hungerford’s very own brand of apple juice? In response to this year's bumper fruit harvest, Hungerford Environmental A...

    Pick your own wine?

    Wednesday, 18 September 2013.

    Five acres growing 6000 vines means a lot of grapes to harvest and the vineyard at Cobbs Farm Shop is asking for volunteers to help with this year's big pick. Harvest is coming up during October so i...

    Gifts galore at cobbs christmas market

    Monday, 25 November 2013.

    Struggling to find that ideal gift? Cobbs Christmas Market is packed full of the unusual, the practical, the artistic and the handmade craftwork so the only present-shopping problem you’ll have ...
    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