News & Views

Newbury Town Council’s Grants, June 2018

£13,750 has been awarded to 19 different organisations this June, including West Berkshire Mencap and Eight Bells ...

Mind the Gap – Advice from Fare Wise Travel

At this time of the year, the thoughts of many school-levers are turning to their gap year. Some might have planned ...

Beginner’s Guide to Cryptic Crosswords

Last month a friend of ours (who has recently won a Daily Telegraph crossword competition) selected some of his ...

Hungerford U3A

Are you retired, or winding down from full-time employment and looking for new interests? Or would you like to take ...

Hungerford Armed Forces Parade

The sun shone brightly and Hungerford High Street was resplendent in Union flags for the Armed Forces Military Parade ...

Summer 2018 Courses at The Berkshire School of English

Do you know anyone who would benefit from improving their written or spoken English? If so, the Berkshire School of ...

Summer 2018 Activities at Hungerford Leisure Centre

As well as the usual range of sports, exercise classes and swimming in the 25m-pool – click here to visit the ...

Beekeeping in July: Water Foragers

This year really has been extraordinary for beekeeping.  After what seemed like the longest, coldest and wettest ...

Would you like to volunteer on The Rose of Hungerford?

Would you like to join the crew on The Rose of Hungerford and help us to help others enjoy the beautiful Kennet and ...

Looking After The River Lambourn

Most of the world’s chalk streams are found in England and our own beautiful River Lambourn is one of the most ...