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  • Great sums for great causes

    Thursday, 19 November 2015.

    A HUGE thank you to everybody who attended the Hungerford Christmas Fair in the Town Hall at the end of October and helped to make it such a success, pulling in the pounds for some very worthy chari...

    Co-op gets back to its roots

    Wednesday, 14 October 2015.

    Following the banking scandal which tarnished the reputations of so many of our institutions, the Co-Op is launching a new initiative to win back the trust of the community by 'getting back to its...

    Co-op revamps to serve and support Hungerford's community

    Tuesday, 06 October 2015.

    Hungerford co-op to re-open following £270,000 transformation Improvements are in store at The Co-operative food store in Hungerford, which re-opens on Friday (9 October) following a £270,000 inve...

    Jane Buckle wows Xtra Factor

    Wednesday, 16 September 2015.

    Entertainer and Hungerford legend, Jane Buckle appeared on the Xtra Factor last Saturday 12th where she gave a spirited performance of one of her most famous routines, singing and dancing to Born t...

    And they're off...

    Thursday, 06 August 2015.

    Less than 24 hours after arriving in Hungerford, the convoy of vehicles and caravans which occupied the common yesterday lunchtime was once more on the move. Quick thinking and decisive action by the...

    Common assault

    Wednesday, 05 August 2015.

    Motorists driving through Hungerford at lunchtime on Wednesday were surprised to see a convoy of travellers take up residence on the Common. So far about 17 caravans have parked on the East......

    Beeb back in Hungerford

    Thursday, 16 July 2015.

    The Beeb were in town again last Thursday this time broadcasting during the BBC Radio Berkshire Breakfast show. Susanne Courtney was the roaming reporter of the morning “People are so friendly her...

    Well, I Never Did! It’s Norman Wisdom!

    Wednesday, 18 February 2015.

    Local window cleaner Adam Winslet nearly fell off his ladder when he saw who he thought was Norman Wisdom walking through Hungerford. ...

    Picture perfect!

    Tuesday, 28 October 2014.

    Those brilliant photographers of Hungerford Camera Club continue to delight us with their award winning compositions. We are happy to publish the following, a highly commended shot called Peony’...

    Hungerford Camera Club exhibition – success in pictures

    Tuesday, 21 October 2014.

    Micky Thompson’s prizewinning photo ‘A Golden Pear’ With nearly 300 photographs from 28 club members, this year’s 27th annual exhibition from Hungerford Camera Club attracted over 300 visitor...
    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