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Penny Post Newsletter October 12-19 2017

Local News This week includes railway stations, parking, floods, hedgehogs, grants and consultations. Local Events – see below Local Activities In next ...

Local News Oct 12-19 2017

Including Marlborough’s possible old/new railway station, Wantage’s possible new road, Hungerford’s judicial review reaction, ...

Beetroot Risotto with Walnuts and Provolone

Beetroot is still in season and this mouth-watering risotto recipe is provided by Masterchef Semi-Finalist Ollie Hunter at The Wheatsheaf in Chilton Foliat ...

A small manufacturer of laboratory systems, based in East Garston near Hungerford, is looking for an Office Manager. This is a broad role and includes ...

Kings Division Three team prepares for new 2017/18 British Wheelchair Basketball Season

The Thames Valley Kings return to the court on Saturday, October 28th to begin their new season in British Wheelchair Basketball’s Division Three ...

Bourne Vale, Hungerford – Guide Price £415,000

A four-bedroom house with garden, garage and off-street parking. Summary Porch Entrance Hall Superb kitchen/dining room Utility room Cloakroom Master ...

ND Car & Commercial Services

Situated at Membury, West Berkshire with a further depot in Brackley, ND Services provides a 24hr breakdown and recovery service anywhere in the UK. They ...

Apple trees always want to produce as much fruit as possible. During the ‘June drop’ each tree releases the small fruitlets it knows it cannot ...

Penny Post September Local Quiz

Welcome to the Penny Post September Quiz – a special one for our 500th weekly newsletter with two special prizes. First prize: A meal for two and a ...

What influences your decision on which car to buy?

Initial purchase price, depreciation, insurance, road tax and fuel economy are all big factors. But what about repair costs? The salesmen don’t often ...

Plastic is a versatile material, and for some uses there is no alternative. However, it is so durable that when it gets into the environment it does not ...