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  • North Wessex Downs AONB Annual Forum

    Tuesday, 18 October 2016.

    Next Wednesday, 19th October, The North Wessex Downs Forum is being held at the Fieldgate Centre in Kingsclere from 9am and all are welcome. The theme of this year's forum is Dark Skies and Light Poll...

    Free trees for Hungerford?

    Monday, 25 November 2013.

    To mark the start of the winter tree planting season and National Tree Week, The Woodland Trust is offering packs of trees completely free of charge to community groups, youth clubs and schools ...

    Freeman’s Marsh

    Tuesday, 16 April 2013.

    Four years ago the Trustees of the Town & Manor of Hungerford launched a long term programme of conservation with active and financial support from Natural England, Environment Agency and West Berks Council...

    Landscape and Biodiversity

    Monday, 15 April 2013.

    Hunger Environmental Action Team aims to preswerve and enhance the biodiversity of the Hungerford area. Landscape and Biodiversity Our aim is to re-establish the connection between Hungerford and ...

    Wildlife safari in Hungerford

    Thursday, 07 August 2014.

    Bravely wading where others fear to tread, a group of children, including cubs form 1st Hungerford scouts, have been on safari across Freeman's Marsh....

    Be a food waste champion

    Monday, 25 November 2013.

    7 million tonnes of food and drink thrown away in a year. Each household averagely discards 110kg of food each year. Waste food costs the UK economy £12.5bn a year – and the damage to the environme...

    HEAT

    Tuesday, 16 April 2013.

    Hungerford Environmental Action Team...
    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