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    Thursday, 16 February 2017.

    On Friday 5th January, 2018, cruise ship Columbus will depart from London's Tilbury Dock for an historic 121 night grand circumnavigation of the globe. This extraordinary voyage from Britain's leadi...

    What, No Snow?!

    Tuesday, 10 January 2017.

    At a time of year when skiers are planning their annual jaunt to the slopes, comes the news that there is not much of the white stuff to be had. Traditional resorts are reporting very poor snowfall a...

    Amazing travel deals - Hot or Cold

    Thursday, 05 January 2017.

    If you're prepared to get out of the blocks quick, there are some extraordinary travels deals to be had in 2017. Whether you're dreaming of sandy beaches or a cruise around the Arctic Circle, there ...

    Yoga retreat Portugal

    Friday, 21 October 2016.

    If winter makes you feel drained, lethargic and below par, then a yoga retreat In Portugal could be just want you need to put body and soul back together. ...

    Christmas Markets

    Friday, 21 October 2016.

    Nobody does a Christmas market quite like the Germans. Half-timbered towns with twinkling lights and delicious seasonal tinctures do much to take the cynical sting out of the season....

    Private Jet Tour

    Friday, 21 October 2016.

    Imagine darting about Europe on a Legacy 600 private jet and staying at masterpiece hotels in London, Baden-Baden, Paris and the Riviera with access to the most exclusive destinations....

    Cross-country skiing, a great cardio workout

    Friday, 12 August 2016.

    Winter is also the time for snow. Among the usual skiing holidays are opportunities to try cross-country skiing or dog-sledding in the Finnish wilderness or skiing and watching the Northern Lights...

    And so to our next holiday

    Friday, 12 August 2016.

    Winter sun It is not just the break from our lives, but the sun itself so many of us crave - not easy to come by in West Berkshire in December. For much less than you might think, Farewise are fe...

    Cruises

    Friday, 12 August 2016.

    If all of the above sounds too active and you need a proper rest then it's time you enjoyed the ease of travel which comes with a cruise. A relaxing break like no other, cruises mean goodbye to the...
    Ultimate Wedding Show 2018
    This September, Donnington Grove Hotel will be hosting their 2018 Wedding Show, offering a relaxed day out for couples tying the knot. On Sunday the 2nd of September they will hold an immersive wedding show...

    Donnington Grove Wedding Fair exhibitors preview part 3
    The third part in our series featuring wedding suppliers who will be exhibiting at the Donningtone Grove Country Club Wedding Fair on Sunday 2nd September, 2018 at 11:00am.

    Everything you need for your wedding, at Donnington Grove
    Sunday 2nd September, 2018 at 11:00am Weddings can be stressful, but they don’t have to be! Whether you are starting from scratch or looking for the final touches for your day, Donnington Grove’s Wedding show 2018 has everything you need to bring it all together

    A cruise for me, free for you!
    Fancy experiencing a cruise and bringing your loved one for free?

    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

    Luxury Health Club offer: FREE personal training sessions
    We all know that getting fit is imperative to feeling great and looking our best but finding the right place to exercise can be the missing piece of the jigsaw.

    Make a wish come true
    David Chambers and his colleagues from Elcot Park Hotel in Newbury have taken on a challenge.

    Open Studio at Little hidden farm
    Local artists Sue and Claire Acworth are participating in Marlborough Open Studios: an event where artists across the North Wessex Chalk Downs (AONB) open their studios for members of the public to come and view their work in its natural setting.

    Beautiful Neranjo Limestone: 20% off
    Treat your home this summer with these beautiful flagstones in Neranjo limestone.

    Three Swans exclusive: 25% off your food bill
    The Three Swans in Hungerford are offering a sizzling summer deal this month for Townsite readers.

    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.

    Get pampered at Donnington Grove
    This month Donnington Grove Hotel has revealed its grand opening of Avalon Retreat: a purpose built new salon set in the grounds of this beautiful hotel.

    #2 laid back honeymoon ideas 2018
    Pick an idyllic spot in the Mediterranean, combine it with panoramic coastal walks, snorkeling and beautiful turquoise waters to make it a perfect honeymoon!

    Freedom of the town awards
    Last month, three upstanding citizens from our local community: Norman Barr, Chris Scorey and Catherine Wooliston were presented with the prestigious Freedom of the Town award for 2018, recognising their unique contributions to Hungerford.

    Luxury honeymoon on a budget
    Are you getting married over the Christmas period in 2018? Fare Wise Travel are offering an exclusive 7-night winter beach-chillout honeymoon with an all-inclusive luxury package.

    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