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  • School is out 007 style

    Wednesday, 30 July 2014.

    They leave school licenced to be brill. Going out in 007 style were this year’s John O’Gaunt year 11 school leavers at their James Bond themed event held at Newbury Manor. Dressed to kill, the ...

    Tutti Day 2014

    Friday, 09 May 2014.

    This year’s Tutti Day ‘wenches’ were selected from John O’Gaunt school. Their job was to accompany the Tutti Men and Orangeman around the town all day on Tutti Day – they are (left to righ...

    Junior JOG school reporters cover Tutti Day

    Friday, 09 May 2014.

    Young reporters form John O’Gaunt’s news team joined local and national press to create their own news article about Tutti-day. Hungerford Townsite is delighted to publish their story....

    Education in Hungerford - Governors’ statement

    Tuesday, 28 January 2014.

    The future of schools in Hungerford has caused some speculation and controversy recently. As Hungerford Townsite’s aim is to report information and fact rather than hearsay or opinion and to reflect...

    “It’s a £3M good news story”

    Thursday, 28 November 2013.

    Hungerford Townsite talks to district councillor James Podger about the future for the town’s schools… As plans to invest an overall £3m to turn John O’Gaunt school into an ‘all-through’ ...

    National anti-bullying campaign in action at John O'Gaunt School

    Friday, 22 November 2013.

    The national anti-bullying at school and online campaign is in full action at John O'Gaunt school where a series of assemblies on the subject will be followed up by special tutor and discussion grou...

    Hard work and preparation – that’s show-biz

    Monday, 18 November 2013.

    John O'Gaunt school's performance of Roses of Eyam was four months in the making from early auditioning and readings, through last minute rehearsals. ...

    ‘Roses’ bloom at John O'Gaunt school

    Monday, 18 November 2013.

    Five months, a company of 24, one director, one producer and one technician – all these add up to a blooming success for the John O' Gaunt school production of challenging plague play. See the photo-rushes here…...
    BMW donated for a good cause
    SWIFT Medics are trained volunteer pre-hospital emergency care doctors who attend road traffic accidents and medical emergencies in Wiltshire when an incident is so serious that the NHS ambulance team needs the help of an appropriately qualified Doctor at the scene.

    Blissed-out at Inglewood
    You know when your trusted hairdresser of ten years tells you he’s found a good spa that you need to sit up and take notice.

    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.

    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