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  • Blissed-out at Inglewood

    Friday, 29 September 2017.

    Lounging at the Audley Club’s and Natura Spa 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. A man that can be tru...

    A life lived in full colour

    Monday, 21 November 2016.

    Call it time of year or time of life, but we have been feeling a little jaded of late in the Townsite offices. At a recent fashion show in the Town Hall a rather twinkly creature with a smile which ...

    The Vagina Dialogues - A sensation!

    Friday, 15 January 2016.

    Always keen to support local events, Townsite was nevertheless apprehensive to attend Lis Allen's Vagina Dialogues event at Herongate Leisure centre last night. Allen herself admits that the title is ...

    When is a Vagina not a Vagina

    Thursday, 03 December 2015.

    When it's a dialogue. Lis Allen, founder of the Vagina Dialogues has provoked outrage and fascination in equal measure with the ground-breaking event she created to explore the role of mothers. Re...

    The Resolutions Revolution

    Wednesday, 04 January 2017.

    Many of us make doomed resolutions for the New Year; we are going to get fit, join a gym or give up smoking and swearing. We all know that these bold promises made to ourselves rarely come to fruit...
    Blooming botany
    Martin and the Magpie has never been one to rest on its laurels. Hungerford’s most contemporary florist is always looking for ways to push the trend and as the saying goes “a rolling stone gathers no moss”.

    VIP access at Donnington Country Club
    Donnington Grove have something extraordinary up their sleeves this month; an exclusive outdoor sculpture exhibition taking place in their tranquil walled gardens.

    Aldbourne’s fun run is back
    Dust off your running shoes and get ready for the annual Aldbourne 5k run

    Honeymoon? You need a honeypot!
    Over the last century newlyweds have been evolving, much rarer is the trepidation of a blushing bride about to leave her family home for the first time.

    Afternoon tea, Pimm’s for me!
    Blandy’s bistro are renowned for their extraordinary afternoon tea. It is a banquet affair with a selection of delicate finger sandwiches, homemade scones with tiptree preserve and clotted cream along with a variety of homemade cakes.

    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!

    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...

    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

    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.

    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