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  • Music for Advent

    Friday, 24 November 2017.

    The contemplative themes of Advent will be played out in a special concert from the Kennet Accordion Orchestra on Friday 1st December at 7.30pm at St. Laurence’s Church, The Croft, Hungerford. Th...

    9k funding up for grabs

    Tuesday, 03 October 2017.

    We don’t often hear of people giving money away, but if you have an idea for a project or scheme to improve the lives of residents in Hungerford and are seeking funding then Sovereign want to hear...

    An evening of fabulous fiction

    Tuesday, 26 September 2017.

    Bestselling authors Katherine Webb and Vanessa La Faye will be headlining an exclusive evening in conversation with their editor, Laura Gerrard of Orion books on Tuesday 3rd of October at 7.30pm to ...

    River walk along the Kennet at Ramsbury 23rd September

    Thursday, 21 September 2017.

    ARK (Action on the River Kennett), that wonderful charity run almost entirely by volunteers who work so hard to keep our waterways in rude health, are holding one of their lovely River Walks this Sa...

    The Village News - A Talk by Tom Fort

    Thursday, 05 October 2017.

    Hold onto your hats – Tom Fort presents the Village News Hold onto your hats and get ready to be transported on a wonderfully nostalgic ride across the English countryside with Tom Fort, author of...

    Hungerford Literary Festival

    Friday, 29 September 2017.

    The jewel in the crown of the town’s cultural events, the Hungerford Literary Festival 2017 runs from Friday the 13th to Sunday the 15th of October and is jam-packed with literary delights the who...

    Raymond Blanc seeks the best of British

    Friday, 22 September 2017.

    British Food Fortnight Competition 2017 The search is on for the most imaginative and innovative celebration of British food during British Food Fortnight, which takes place from 23rd September to ...

    This week's HADCAF highlights

    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...

    Come for drinks at Dick's

    Thursday, 05 October 2017.

    TOWNSITE have a limited number of invitations to give away for the official launch of the Hungerford Literary Festival on Monday 9th October, 6.30-8pm. The drinks reception will be held in the glamo...

    Hungerford Food Festival

    Friday, 29 September 2017.

    10.30-4pm Sunday 8th October Hungerford loves its grub and on Sunday 8th October the Town Hall and High Street will burst into a hive of foodie fun with over 40 stalls, sizzling street food, cooking...
    The ultimate lifetime trip: Canada
    Canada is a country of immense beauty and diversity. A destination that is best enjoyed over a few weeks, you can experience spectacular wildlife and stunning scenery whilst taking in historic towns natural parks and deluxe resorts

    Hungerford Extravaganza Sponsors
    Extravaganza would not be possible without generous donations from local businesses

    Hungerford Extravaganza 2018
    The rumours have been flying but don’t worry folks, Hungerford’s beloved Extravaganza is still happening, the only change is in the name.

    No excuse not to keep fit this winter
    Do you find that the winter shroud of darkness just makes you retreat to the warmth and comfort of your home

    Make their Christmas magical with a Polar Bear Adventure
    There isn’t much more special than watching polar bears in their natural environment.

    The BIGGEST events this Christmas in Hungerford
    Festivities start at 4pm with entertainment from Hungerford Town Band, Hungerford Primary School and Rock Choir

    Our top picks for the best in European Christmas travel
    This year you can really experience the delicacies and delights of Christmas custom from traditions across the continent with some of Fare Wise Travel’s hand-picked Christmas escapes!

    May your days be Holly and Bright
    Yes, there is no escaping it. Christmas is just around the corner and our attention will soon turn to decking our halls and garnishing our doors with beautiful seasonal delights.

    What I learnt from travelling the world
    Stepping out on your own after a lifetime in education is both a daunting and exciting step for many students taking a break from academia to explore the big wide world.

    No ordinary school run… in the MINI Cooper 5 Door Hatch
    Raising children is a constant merry-go-round of getting people to the right places at the right time with all the required paraphernalia: school bag, check, lunch box, check, homework, check.

    A frightful week of Half term fun at Cobbs
    This half term Cobbs Farm Shop and Play Barn are offering a little bit extra with non-stop entertainment for all the family.

    The Fairy Godmother of travel
    As Fare Wise Travel celebrate 25 years in business, we meet with MD Veronica Bailey to find out the secret behind their success.

    A brand new local jobs board
    Hungerford TOWNSITE™ is well established as a conduit for local people featuring news, events, attractions and special offers and NOW we've added a LOCAL JOBS BOARD to our already successful mix. This comprehensive section aims to connect with local job hunters in a friendly and more engaging way

    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.

    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