Local People

Hungerford Town Council welcomes nominations for the Award of Freedom of the Town 2019

The Award is intended to promote good citizenship by recognising as role models those in our midst who by their ...

Jess Elliman’s trip from Newbury to Nepal

Newbury Young Farmer Jess Elliman shares the story of her Volunteer Farming Projects Abroad trip to Nepal with The ...

Another Award for Hungerford Care Home

Hungerford Care Home has just brought in its third award for 2018. Mrs Elaine Norman, who has been shortlisted in the ...

West Berkshire World Food Day 2018

The first West Berkshire World Food Day at The Riverside Community Centre in Newbury was a huge success (see video ...

John O’Gaunt’s dress of 500 poppies

Hungerford students made a wedding dress completely out of nearly 500 remembrance poppies to remember those left ...

Then and Now – Images of the Kennet Valley

Thatcham Photography Club is looking for images of places in the Kennet Valley. Such images are often found on old ...

Bluebird Care helps the local community celebrate Silver Sunday

Bluebird Care Hook and Kingsclere, a local provider of at home and live-in care based in Kingsclere Park, celebrated ...

Blue Plaque commemorates Newbury’s first female mayor

Newbury Town Council is pleased to announce the unveiling of its eighth blue plaque which will commemorate Elsie ...

Rising Cricket Star Lauren Bell

Rising cricket star Lauren Bell grew up in Hungerford, attending Hungerford Primary School before going on to St ...

Brendoncare: The Heart Has No Wrinkles

Have you ever looked at an older person and wondered what they were like before they got old? Have you ever ...