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  • Mothers with attitude - BMW X1 road test

    Tuesday, 19 September 2017.

    My first car was a clapped-out Morris Marina that my Dad bought from a man in a pub for £50. That was in 1985, a purchase which set the tone for the next thirty odd years as I drove a succession of...

    Three swans open for business again and looking fabulous

    Friday, 11 August 2017.

    After major investment by the Coaching Inn Group, Hungerford’s Three Swans Hotel, Eatery and Coffee Shop is once again open for business and looks set to be Hungerford’s go-to place for accommod...

    Barrs Yard opens for business

    Tuesday, 09 May 2017.

    Five years of planning and hoop jumping came to fruition on Friday when Travers and Katie Nettleton opened Barrs Yard a brand new collective on the edge of Hungerford housing five unique and forward...

    Claim your business rates relief

    Tuesday, 14 March 2017.

    Special talk at Chamber of Commerce - April 6th, 2017 Newly invigorated by their recent re-invention to better serve members of the business community, the Hungerford Chamber of Commerce will be hold...

    All Change at the Chamber

    Tuesday, 14 March 2017.

    We asked, we listened, we're on it On Thursday, 2nd March the Hungerford Chamber of Commerce held its AGM at the Three Swans to discuss findings from the recent Business Survey and what role the Ch...

    Re-invention

    Thursday, 16 February 2017.

    Chamber of commerce keeps pace with the times In its bid to be at leading edge of local business representation, the Hungerford Chamber of Commerce is re-launching. The pace of commercial change ha...

    Come together

    Thursday, 16 February 2017.

    Bridging the Disconnect in the Hungerford Business Community Townsite has spent the six weeks since the start of 2017 canvassing members of the business community in Hungerford for their views on t...

    Hungerford Townsite, review and preview

    Wednesday, 11 January 2017.

    TOWNSITE has become the go-to destination for everything local. Its unique mix of local and visitor information, with the emphasis on promoting and supporting local businesses, has proved to be a wi...

    Chamber of commerce gets behind retailers

    Wednesday, 10 February 2016.

    Tonwsite went out to get feedback from traders about the late night shopping event held on 17th December. Despite generous promotional support from the Chamber of Commerce the clash with other events...

    Amazing January Sale offer from Luna Boutique

    Wednesday, 13 January 2016.

    In a continuing series of promotions Owner of Hungerford's Luna boutique, Caroline Dallas is now running an amazing January sale offer with 50% off of virtually everything in store. These current p...
    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