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  • 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...

    American Express supports shop small

    Wednesday, 02 December 2015.

    From 5th - 20th December, American Express are encouraging its card members to shop local and support independenttraders by offering a £5 statement credit each time they spend more than £10 in a s...

    Get your affairs in order

    Monday, 30 November 2015.

    According to studies, 82% of us now worry about money some or most of the time, a staggering 22% increase from 2011. It's not just individuals. Even businesses are eating into their slender margins w...

    Calling all landlords

    Friday, 13 November 2015.

    With no shortage of tenants, Hungerford is one of the easiest towns in England for landlords to rent their properties. With yields of around 3-5% letting your property is a certain way to generate s...

    But at what Costa?

    Monday, 31 August 2015.

    It's the issue that just won't go away: can the steadily declining footfall on Hungerford's High Street be arrested by the presence of a chain store? While people love Hungerford for its unique mix o...

    Footfall in freefall but Townsite rocketing

    Friday, 04 September 2015.

    A recent report in the Newbury Weekly News has confirmed what Hungerford traders have long been saying - the number of people on the high street is plummeting. Figures released by West Berkshire C...

    A very social network

    Thursday, 06 August 2015.

    Hungerford Chamber of Commerce welcomes applications for membership. For the desultory sum of £50 per annum, the views and concerns of local businesses and retailers have an effective platform for ...

    Local knowledge can save your business ££

    Friday, 03 July 2015.

    Sick of Banks and Comparison Websites ? Read on. Here's a heart-warming tale for those of us who have spent teeth-gnashing hours on the internet or sitting in our local bank trying to get an insuranc...

    ‘Hungerford is fantastic’ says local MP

    Friday, 30 January 2015.

    Local MP Richard Benyon discusses returning economic optimism in Hungerford and the importance of local small businesses and retailers....

    Development funding bid

    Tuesday, 14 October 2014.

    A proposal is to invest £1.86m to help develop the local economy in priority areas including small businesses, farming, forestry, rural tourism, rural services, culture and heritage has been submi...
    We march to remember… Hungerford’s remembrance parade
    This Sunday the 11th of November the people of Hungerford will commemorate the heroic servicemen and women who have sacrificed themselves to secure and protect our freedom.

    Our top picks for the best in European Christmas travel
    This year you can really experience the delicacies and delights of Christmas custom from traditions across the continent with some of Fare Wise Travel’s hand-picked Christmas escapes!

    May your days be Holly and Bright
    Yes, there is no escaping it. Christmas is just around the corner and our attention will soon turn to decking our halls and garnishing our doors with beautiful seasonal delights.

    Taking you further with eBikes
    Electric bikes are revolutionising cycling, acting as a leveller and making the sport more accessible to people of all abilities, stages and ages.

    No ordinary school run… in the MINI Cooper 5 Door Hatch
    Raising children is a constant merry-go-round of getting people to the right places at the right time with all the required paraphernalia: school bag, check, lunch box, check, homework, check.

    A frightful week of Half term fun at Cobbs
    This half term Cobbs Farm Shop and Play Barn are offering a little bit extra with non-stop entertainment for all the family.

    Viva las Donnington Grove
    Set your soul on fire next month with an evening of entertainment from the King himself featuring authentic tribute band Elvis in Trouble who offer the ultimate Las Vegas experience.

    The Fairy Godmother of travel
    As Fare Wise Travel celebrate 25 years in business, we meet with MD Veronica Bailey to find out the secret behind their success.

    Free collection for your bike service
    Keeping your bike roadworthy has to be a priority throughout the year, so after a fantastic summer season, Banjo Cycles of Newbury are offering a free pickup service for bike maintenance in Hungerford area this September.

    A warm welcome this winter
    This winter transform your home with the natural warmth and comfort of a real log burner.

    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

    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.

    #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!

    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