Spring workshops at Martin and the Magpie

on 15 March 2018.

flower crown workshop 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. Martin and his team have been providing traditional, exotic and unusual flowers for every occasion but they also offer a plethora of other services.

Martin and his team are passionate about plants and their delightful array of spring workshops look set to tantalise the budding amateur and engross the expert:

Easter Scandi wreaths – 19th March from 9.30-11.30

There is nothing quite like a wreath to adorn your door and why leave it just for Christmas? This delightful workshop will provide you with all the tools to make your own wreath, with insight and tips from the team to enable you to make the perfect Easter decoration for your home. Tea and coffee included. Click here for tickets

Houseplant care 101 – 12th April from 14.45-16.45

Houseplants can transform your home by providing texture, colour and oxygenating your space. This interesting workshop will give you valuable insight into how best to choose houseplants, where to position them and how to keep them thriving in your home. Click here for tickets

Flower crown workshop – 24th & 26th April from 19.00-21.00

There isn’t much more evocative of a celebration or festival than a fresh flower crown. In this workshop you will discover how to bring together a beautiful flower crown before you are let loose on your own creation! Click here for tickets

You can find more details about Martin and the Magpie events on their website or pop in store to speak to one of their friendly team.

Open Studio at Little hidden farm
Local artists Sue and Claire Acworth are participating in Marlborough Open Studios: an event where artists across the North Wessex Chalk Downs (AONB) open their studios for members of the public to come and view their work in its natural setting.

Beautiful Neranjo Limestone: 20% off
Treat your home this summer with these beautiful flagstones in Neranjo limestone.

Impress with this business venue
Whether you are looking for team-building, brainstorming or entertaining, Donnington grove is the setting to impress your clients and motivate your employees.

Getting to know you… Cobbs, much more than a farm shop
As you walk into Cobbs newly refurbished and extended café, it’s easy to see why this business is thriving.

Get pampered at Donnington Grove
This month Donnington Grove Hotel has revealed its grand opening of Avalon Retreat: a purpose built new salon set in the grounds of this beautiful hotel.

#2 laid back honeymoon ideas 2018
Pick an idyllic spot in the Mediterranean, combine it with panoramic coastal walks, snorkeling and beautiful turquoise waters to make it a perfect honeymoon!

Freedom of the town awards
Last month, three upstanding citizens from our local community: Norman Barr, Chris Scorey and Catherine Wooliston were presented with the prestigious Freedom of the Town award for 2018, recognising their unique contributions to Hungerford.

Luxury honeymoon on a budget
Are you getting married over the Christmas period in 2018? Fare Wise Travel are offering an exclusive 7-night winter beach-chillout honeymoon with an all-inclusive luxury package.

Open garden for good cause
On Saturday 7th of July, 76 High Street Hungerford will be opening its secret garden for a day of fundraising fun!

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.

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

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.

Compared to many towns, Hungerford High Street is in good shape. It is better now than it has been for years...

Walking in the beautiful areas of outstanding natural beauty in and around Hungerford is a very special experience.

Next time you visit Littlecote House keep a wary eye out for ghosts. That black dog you see on the stairs may not be all it seems!

Enjoy your visit and don't foget to let us know how it went