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    Tuesday, 17 March 2015.

    Hungerford's elected representatives now have a microsite where you can keep up to date with their activities and find contact details and social networking links to have your own say....

    Hungerford Townsite talks to Richard Benyon

    Friday, 30 January 2015.

    During a busy day out and about in the constituency, West Berks MP Richard Benyon came to Hungerford to host one of his supermarket surgeries outside Tesco, a political ‘pop-up shop’......

    A fantastic town for getting things done!

    Wednesday, 05 February 2014.

    MP Richard Benyon with district councillor James Podger at the ‘amazing’ Extravaganza. “Hungerford is amazing at making things happen!” So say our MP, Richard Benyon, commenting on the town...

    Hungerford – A great English destination town

    Tuesday, 14 January 2014.

    Agriculture – a career opportunity for Hungerford’s young people? MP Richard Benyon with some hard working pedigree Herefords. “Hungerford has a timeless quality that is essentially very Engl...
    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!

    Your business, new horizons in 2018
    The biggest threat to any business is inertia, if you’re not moving forward then you’re at risk of slipping back and in today’s competitive markets that just isn’t an option.

    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...

    Writers wanted
    Do you have the writing bug? We’re looking for writers able to create informative and engaging content for our locally based websites, to include both commercial and community pieces.

    The Three Swans head chef wins top prize
    Adrian Carolea was beaming from ear-to-ear as we interviewed him about his success at the Coaching Inn awards, where he was presented with “Head Chef of the year” at the 2018 ceremony.

    Spring workshops at 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.

    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

    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.

    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.

    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