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  • 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...

    Hungerford Theatre present 'Mack and Mabel'

    Tuesday, 24 January 2017.

    From 15th-18th February, The Community of Hungerford Theatre Company will be performing the ever-popular Mack and Mabel at the John O'Gaunt School. The play centres around Mack, once a big shot dir...

    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...

    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...

    The Wild Other comes to Hungerford

    Wednesday, 01 March 2017.

    Writer, broadcaster, journalist and mother of five, Clover Stroud will be talking about her memoir, The Wild Other, in an exclusive event at the Hungerford Town Hall on Wednesday 29th March, 7.30pm-9p...

    Young singer song writers at the Croft Hall, 28th January

    Tuesday, 24 January 2017.

    We've spent most of January hibernating but with two great entertainment events coming up, it's time to step out into the night once more. On Saturday 28th January, courtesy of Arts for Hungerford,...

    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...
    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