Hungerford Christmas Extravaganza Friday 8th December

The rumours have been flying but don’t worry folks, Hungerford’s beloved Extravaganza is still happening, the only change is in the name. After 25 successful years as the Victorian Extravaganza it was felt that the event could be refreshed.

The format remains the same, kicking off with the official opening at 5pm, the parade at 7pm and closing out with fireworks at 9pm.

All the old favourites will still be there:...

 

 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.   Traditionall...
 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. It's good, comfortable living with a touch of class. But if you were say, consid...
 Is now a good time to sell my house?
It's the 64 million dollar question and one which solicits a variety of answers depending on the source, but there is broad consensus around a few key facts. Brexit definitely heralded a slowing dow...
 A peek below stairs
Stewart Hofgartner has arguably done more than any other local businessman to keep the flame of Hungerford antique trading alight. His TV appearances on Dickinson's Real Deals in the last twelve years...
 Creating the perfect Hungerford wedding
You've booked the venue, you've chosen the dress and you even know what flowers you want, but still you realise you've barely made a beginning. Weddings are sprawling unmanageable beasts, many-heade...
 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  ...
 Walks in around Hungerford
One of the beautiful tree-lined paths at Littelcote. Ramsbury – Littlecote – Ramsbury Walking in the beautiful areas of outstanding natural beauty in and around Hungerford is a very special ex...
 Welcome to Hungerford
Hungerford is a small historic town located in the midst of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and yet it is only 4 miles from the M4 and has a direct rail link to London....
 Beautiful Hungerford
Hungerford is internationally famous for being a beautiful place to visit and, as it sits at the centre of the North Wessex Downs, it is in a beautiful location too....
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.

Savour a slice of southern Sweden
Nordic noir, Medieval towns, architecture, serene rail travel, beaches and superb innovative food.

Lord Coe loves Hungerford
Olympic medal winner and Chairman of FIFA's Ethics Committee, Sebastian Coe was at the opening of Hungerford's Barrs Yard on Friday.