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    Monday, 10 July 2017.

    Friday 14 July 8:00pm at Craft Hall Singing and laughter are reckoned to be two of the greatest spirit-lifters and this Friday, 14th July, you get two for the price of one when Life’s Merry Go Ro...

    Jane Austen Weekend in Kintbury 24th-25th June

    Tuesday, 30 May 2017.

    It is a little known fact that famous regency author Jane Austen had strong ties to Kintbury dating from her sister Cassandra's engagement to Tom Fowle, son of Kintbury vicar, the Reverend Thomas Fow...

    Passion and Easter Services in Hungerford

    Thursday, 13 April 2017.

    As we begin Holy Week, churches across Hungerford are gearing up for the most important celebration in the liturgical calendar. As well as the services listed below, the four churches of Hungerford...

    Annual Town Meeting - Have your say

    Wednesday, 15 March 2017.

    Do you have an opinion or question about your town? If so, this could be your opportunity to have your voice heard. Hungerford Town Council's Annual Town Meeting is being held on Thursday, 23rd Marc...

    Free books hidden around Hungerford

    Monday, 26 June 2017.

    As part of Independent Bookshop Week – 24th June to 1st July – the ever-inventive Hungerford Bookshop are busy wrapping books in plain brown paper then hiding them around town to highlight the...

    The story of MI5's greatest spymaster

    Wednesday, 03 May 2017.

    Maxwell Knight (photo credit: Wikipedia.org) Book Talk Hungerford Town Hall 25th May In the 1930s maverick MI5 officer M. Maxwell Knight recruited two remarkable female spies to penetrate the Br...

    Trollope returns to Hungerford

    Wednesday, 29 March 2017.

    After a sell-out event several years ago, bestselling author Joanna Trollope returns to Hungerford to talk about her new novel, City of Friends on Wednesday 12th April at 8pm in the Croft Hall. Des...

    Mothering Sunday - Make a day of it

    Tuesday, 14 March 2017.

    For most of us, giving our mothers a bunch of flowers and a card or taking her down the pub for lunch equals duties discharged and the woman we are supposedly celebrating will likely as not, still s...

    Fabulous literary line-up

    Wednesday, 31 May 2017.

    The month of June sees a trio of riveting author events come to town courtesy of the ever-reliable Hungerford Bookshop and Arts for Hungerford. The first, on June 15th, 7.30pm in Hungerford Town H...

    Easter egg hunt

    Thursday, 13 April 2017.

    Keeping the children entertained and finding things for them to do during the school holidays is a perennial headache for parents...
    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.

    Lit Fest gets new sponsorship
    Hungerford’s acclaimed Literary Festival has attracted generous support from Dick Lovett BMW and Mini for 2017.

    Three swans open for business again and looking fabulous
    After major investment by the Coaching Inn Group, Hungerford’s Three Swans Hotel, Eatery and Coffee Shop is once again open for business and looks set to be Hungerford’s go-to place for accommodation, eating, drinking and just hanging out with a coffee.

    Savour a slice of southern Sweden
    Nordic noir, Medieval towns, architecture, serene rail travel, beaches and superb innovative food.

    Adventures in words
    As part of the 2017 Arts for Hungerford Literary Festival which will be taking place from 13th to 15th October on the theme of journeys, there will be two writing competitions, a children’s and an adults’.

    Tasting in Tuscany
    Since the 11th Century the Borgo di Castelvecchio or ‘village of the old castle’ has been dominated by the structure that bears its name.

    Why live in Hungerford?
    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.

    Is now a good time to sell my house?
    It's the 64 million dollar question and one which solicits a variety of answers depending on the source, but there is broad consensus around a few key facts

    Hungerford Townsite, review and preview
    TOWNSITE has become the go-to destination for everything local.

    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