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  • Freemasons' Grand Charity donates £100k to Prior's Court

    Wednesday, 23 April 2014.

    Prior's Court, Hermitage-based autism charity, officially opens "The Freemasons' Room" Prior's Court, Hermitage-based autism charity, was delighted to officially open "The Freemasons' Room" in reco...

    Rural development – where should the money go?

    Thursday, 03 April 2014.

    Grants and funding for rural development in the areas surrounding Hungerford are soon to be applied for from DEFRA by the North Wessex Downs Leader local action group and they want to know from you wh...

    A better rail gateway for Hungerford?

    Wednesday, 05 February 2014.

    Hungerford station- welcome to the town? “Would your readers agree,” asks MP Richard Benyon, “that Hungerford should have more of a welcoming gateway to the own and its surroundings when they...

    Neighbourhood return - Be on the watch for missing people..

    Friday, 20 September 2013.

    If a neighbour of yours with dementia had gone missing and you were free to help search for them in your immediate vicinity, and maybe save their life, would you be prepared to help? If the answer...

    Hungerford's new townsite™

    Saturday, 27 July 2013.

    If the new Hungerford Townsite had a motto it would be this: "We’re all in it together"! Hungerford, like so many towns throughout the country, faces the challenges of serving its residents, of maintaining and increasing viable High Street sustainability and of promoting competitive tourist and visitor appeal....

    A modern voice for today's women

    Monday, 20 May 2013.

    Hungerford Women’s Institute was formed in 1931.We are an active institute and membership enables you to make new friends and have fun and enjoy a varied programme with interesting speakers and d...
    Blooming botany
    Martin and the Magpie has never been one to rest on its laurels. Hungerford’s most contemporary florist is always looking for ways to push the trend and as the saying goes “a rolling stone gathers no moss”.

    VIP access at Donnington Country Club
    Donnington Grove have something extraordinary up their sleeves this month; an exclusive outdoor sculpture exhibition taking place in their tranquil walled gardens.

    Aldbourne’s fun run is back
    Dust off your running shoes and get ready for the annual Aldbourne 5k run

    Honeymoon? You need a honeypot!
    Over the last century newlyweds have been evolving, much rarer is the trepidation of a blushing bride about to leave her family home for the first time.

    Afternoon tea, Pimm’s for me!
    Blandy’s bistro are renowned for their extraordinary afternoon tea. It is a banquet affair with a selection of delicate finger sandwiches, homemade scones with tiptree preserve and clotted cream along with a variety of homemade cakes.

    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!

    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...

    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

    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.

    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