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  • A great community day at Hungerford Primary School July 4

    Friday, 26 June 2015.

    A truly great day for the whole community is coming up on 4th July when Hungerford Primary School holds its annual Summer Fete at Fairview Road, Hungerford RG17 0BT from 12-4.30pm. The fete will be op...

    JoG 6th form future

    Tuesday, 04 November 2014.

    The future of John O’Gaunt’s sixth form will be discussed in an informal open meeting at the school on Monday, November 10th at 6.00pm. Says school head Sarah Brinkley, “It is short notice but ...

    JOG those memories to be a mentor

    Tuesday, 21 October 2014.

    Are you a former pupil of John O’Gaunt? If so, you can help make today’s pupils make the most of the best days of their lives by sharing your experiences from after your school days with them. ...

    The grand JoG auction – lots of lots!

    Tuesday, 21 October 2014.

    Auction lots including a personal pamper session, a ‘Santa Cruise’ on the Rose of Hungerford and even a garden design consultation and riding or squash lessons will go under the hammer at a gala auction night at...

    Hungerford’s new primary bank?

    Tuesday, 21 October 2014.

    After spending a training day with Newbury Building Society, a group of year 6 pupils from Hungerford Primary School are setting up their own branch in school. On their training day the group learned ...

    John O’Gaunt pupils say we will remember them.

    Tuesday, 14 October 2014.

    Pupils and staff from John O’Gaunt’s history department will be remembering those who fell in the Great War when they visit the battlefields of Ypres and the Somme. The trip will include vi...

    Have your say about school

    Thursday, 11 September 2014.

    John O Gaunt school is encouraging parents to have their say about how the school could improve through ‘Parent View’ , a service which gives you the chance to tell us what you think about your ...

    What can I do over the summer hols?

    Wednesday, 30 July 2014.

    The summer hols make a welcome break from school but those long, lazy days can become a bit too long and lazy without something new to do. For loads of ideas and activities in our area, Berkshire...

    Students’ German adventure

    Wednesday, 30 July 2014.

    Some 55 of Hungerford’s young people left the town during July to go adventuring and exploring in Germany. With a team of staff led by head of year 7, Kathryn Volkelt-Igoe, the famous 55 mana...

    Scaling the heights of big school!

    Wednesday, 30 July 2014.

    The move up from primary to secondary school can seem like a mountain to climb to young students, so John O’Gaunt school recently held a Primary Project to give primary school pupils a taste of what...
    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.

    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