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  • Hungerford station gets refreshments

    Monday, 12 May 2014.

    Hungerford’s early morning commuters have now got a new refreshment service....

    More funds for pot holes

    Monday, 24 March 2014.

    An additional £1 million of government funding is being released to West Berkshire Council to repair the epidemic of pot holes which have riddles the areas roads since the winter wet weather and floo...

    Chilton Foliat designer stars at London Fashion Week

    Thursday, 20 February 2014.

    Fashion designer Seraphina Davis, originally from Chilton Foliat, has been taking her bow on the catwalk at this year’s London Fashion Week. Seraphina’s designs starred on the international sta...

    New media – a very good thing

    Wednesday, 05 February 2014.

    Talking to Hungerford Townsite, MP Richard Benyon welcomed new media for Hungerford saying: “Newest forms of media can only benefit the town by filling the void of traditional printed media and by...

    Fancy a bike ride?

    Monday, 23 December 2013.

    It’s only about an 1100 mile round trip. And it’s a week-long bike ride through some of the most wonderful countryside of England and France. ...

    Life-saving 'defibs' for Hungerford

    Thursday, 21 November 2013.

    Automatic External Defibrillators save lives. Chances of survival after cardiac arrest decrease by 23% per minute and according Community Heartbeat a ‘defib’ unit should be available within five ...

    Fantastic photos – this year’s Hungerford Camera Club awards winners

    Monday, 21 October 2013.

    Hungerford’s talented photographers have been recognised in this year’s camera club exhibition and the best have become award winners. For best picture in the entire exhibition, Janet Taylor won ...

    Hungerford townsite expanding

    Wednesday, 18 September 2013.

    In its first few weeks of being 'live', Hungerford Townsite's pages have welcomed many thousands of visitors (thank you!) and even though we are still developing the Townsite's full range of contents ...

    The voice of the silent majority

    Wednesday, 18 September 2013.

    As Hungerford's new district councillor James Podger starts his first term this month, he is resolved to be the voice of the silent majority: "The common sense majority seems to have little say whilst...

    You can get everything here...

    Friday, 23 August 2013.

    ...says Jon Snow! Everyone loves Hungerford High Street including, according to the Telegraph, Channel 4 news presenter Jon Snow. In a recent Telegraph column Jon Snow declared that: “Hungerford...
    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