Things To Do

The French Market on Hungerford High Street, Town & Manor

Things to do in and around Hungerford

Educational walks & talks

Freeman’s Marsh Walkabout – Saturday 6th or Sunday 7th May – 10.30-12.30pm – with Robert James & Sally Wallington.

Join our guided walk around areas of the River Kennet not normally open to the public. You’ll discover why these are Sites of Special Scientific Interest, what ecological conservation techniques are being implemented, and hopefully spot  some of the wide variety of wildlife that lives in this area.

All this, just a stone’s throw from Hungerford High Street! Contact access@townandmanor.co.uk to book your place.

Don’t miss…

Hocktide & Tutti Day – 25th April – The most important event in the Town & Manor’s calendar, and one of, if not the oldest celebration of its kind still happening in Britain – Hocktide dates back to medieval times. Click here to find out more 

Hungerford Common Trailer Ride – May – Date and time to be confirmed
Enjoy a trailier ride around Hungerford Common Port Down, learn about the fascinating history, history, ecology and present day uses of this great local space, with commentary from local experts. Open to all.
Please note spaces are limited, call 07778 139948 or email events@townandmanor.co.uk to book your place.

April

Saturday 1st
Baby & Children’s nearly new sale – 10.30-12.30pm Mum2Mum Market
JOG Colour Mile – 11am John O’Gaunt School
An evening with Chris Lewis – 7pm Hungerford Cricket Club
Indoor Oriental & Persian Handmade Rug Sale 10-6pm Hungerford Town Hall
Arts for Hungerford info stand – 10am-1pm Hungerford Town Hall Steps

Sunday 2nd
Barn Sale – 10-12noon National Animal Welfare Trust, Great Shefford
Indoor Oriental & Persian Handmade Rug Sale – 10-6pm Hungerford Town Hall
Fun Dog Show & Barn Sale – 10-12noon National Animal Welfare Trust, Great Shefford
Hungerford Annual Litter Pick – 10am Hungerford Town Hall steps
Meditation & Vision Board Workshop – 1-5pm Hungerford Activity Centre

Tuesday 4th
Art Group at Hungerford Library – Free art session – 2-4pm Hungerford Library
Lottie Burke Technique Class – 6.30-7.30pm Hungerford Town Hall

Wednesday 5th
Flea Market – 12.30-4.30pm Hungerford Corn Exchange
Yoga – 7.30-9pm Hungerford Town Hall
WI Monthly Meeting – 7.30pm The Croft Hall

Thursday 6th  
Camera Club – 7.30-9pm Hungerford Town Hall
Water Bailiff Course – 9-12noon Hungerford Town Hall

Friday 7th
Church on the Rock Coffee Morning – 10am – Hungerford Town Hall
Craft & Chat – 10-12noon Hungerford Library
Word Day at Hungerford Library – 2pm Hungerford Library

Saturday 8th
Lift your Mind – Mental Awareness Stall – 10am Hungerford Town Hall steps
Fishery Supper – 7pm Hungerford Town Hall

Sunday 9th
Artisan Food Market – 10am outside Hungerford Town Hall
Walk for Parkinson’s – Parkinson’s UK – 9.30-3pm Welford Park
Morley Lunches – 12noon Hungerford Town Hall

Monday 10th
Ladies’ Luncheon Club – 12noon Hungerford Town Hall
Hungerford Football Club – Fundraising Gala Dinner – 7pm Hungerford Town Hall

Tuesday 11th
West Berkshire Countryside Society – 10am Winterbourne Woodlands
Art Group at Hungerford Library – Free art session – 2-4pm Hungerford Library

Wednesday 12th
Yoga – 7.30-9pm Hungerford Town Hall

Tuesday 13th
Camera Club – 7pm Hungerford Town Hall

Friday 14th
Hungerford Football Club Reunion of the 1982 match – Hungerford Football Club (National League South) – Bulpit Lane
Craft & Chat – 10-12noon Hungerford Library
Word Day at Hungerford Library – 2pm Hungerford Library
Gardening Club at Hungerford Library – 5pm Hungerford Library

Monday 17th
Lottie Burke Technique Class – 6.30-7.30pm Hungerford Town Hall

Tuesday 18th
West Berkshire Countryside Society – 10am Elm Farm Organic Research Centre
Hungerford Carers Support Group – 10.30-12noon Hungerford Library
Art Group at Hungerford Library – Free art session – 2-4pm Hungerford Library
Hocktide Jury Selection – 10am Hungerford Town Hall

Thursday 20th
Camera Club – 7pm Hungerford Town Hall

Friday 21st
Craft & Chat – 10-12noon Hungerford Library
Word Day at Hungerford Library – 2pm Hungerford Library
Macaroni Supper – 7pm Hungerford Town Hall

Saturday 22nd  
Annual Plant Sale, Shalbourne & District Gardening Club – 10am Shallbourne Village Hall
Pet Sale – 10-12noon National Animal Welfare Trust, Great Shefford

Sunday 23rd  The French Market on Hungerford High Street, Town & Manor
Artisan Food Market – 10am outside Hungerford Town Hall
Indoor Flea & Retro Market – 10-4pm Hungerford Town Hall

Monday 24th  
Mounted Police & Recruitment Van – 10am Hungerford High Street
Lottie Burke Technique Class – 6.30-7.30pm Hungerford Town Hall
Ale Tasting Event – 7pm Hungerford Town Hall

Tuesday 25th
Hungerford’s Hocktide Lunch – 9am Hungerford Corn Exchange – Unfortunately tickets for this have now sold out
Cancer Support Group Monthly Meetings – 2-4pm Riverside Suite, The Bear Hotel Hungerford
Art Group at Hungerford Library – Free art session – 2-4pm Hungerford Library
Hungerford Town Band Concert – 6.30pm Hungerford Town Hall

Wednesday 26th
Cake Sale – 9-1pm Hungerford Town Hall steps
Yoga – 7.30-9pm Hungerford Town Hall
Hungerford Historical Association – 7.30-9pm Hungerford Corn Exchange

Thursday 27th
NHS Blood Donor Session – Appointment Only – 12noon Hungerford Town Hall
Camera Club – 7pm Hungerford Town Hall
Pudding Club (monthly Foodie Club) – 7.30-9.30pm Inkpen Village Hall

Friday 28th
Historic Court Leet Session – 11-1pm Hungerford Town Hall
Craft & Chat – 10-12noon Hungerford Library
Word Day at Hungerford Library – 2pm Hungerford Library

Saturday 29th
Piglets Antique & Collectors Fairs 2017 – 10-4pm Hungerford Town Hall

Sunday 30th  
Artisan Food Market – 10am outside Hungerford Town Hall

May

Tuesday 2nd
Fishery Committee Meeting – 7pm Hungerford Town Hall Magistrates Room

Wednesday 3rd
Hungerford Charter Market – 8am High Street
Indoor Flea Market – 10am-2pm Hungerford Corn Exchange – Free entry

Thursday 4th
Action for River Kennet – Meeting – 9.30am-12.30 Hungerford Town Hall Magistrates Room

Friday 5th & Saturday 6th
Gastronicks pop-up Deli & Coffee Shop – 11am-4pm Hungerford Town Hall

Saturday 6th or Sunday 7th
Freeman’s Marsh Walkabout – 10.30-12.30pm with Robert James & Sally Wallington

Sunday 7th
Morley Lunch – Hungerford Town Hall – Unfortunately tickets for this have now sold out

Monday 8th
Ladies Luncheon Club – 12noon-2pm Hungerford Town Hall
Lottie Burke Technique Class – 6.30-7.30pm Hungerford Town Hall

Monday 15th
Lottie Burke Technique Class – 6.30-7.30pm Hungerford Town Hall

Friday 19th 
Gastronicks pop-up Deli & Coffee Shop – 11am-4pm Hungerford Town Hall

Saturday 20th
Gastronicks pop-up Deli & Coffee Shop – 11am-4pm Hungerford Town Hall
Hungerford Town Band Concert – 6.30pm Hungerford Town Hall

Wednesday 24th 
Hungerford Historical Association – 7.30-9pm Hungerford Corn Exchange

Thursday 25th
U3A Meeting – 12noon Hungerford Corn Exchange
Hungerford Bookshop Author Event – 6.30pm Hungerford Town Hall

Saturday 27th
Piglets Antiques & Collectors Fair – 10am-4pm Hungerford Town Hall

Sunday 28th
Artisan Food Market – 10am outside Hungerford Town Hall
Indoor Flea & Retro Market – 10am-4pm Hungerford Town Hall

Early morning resident and migrant bird spotting – A Saturday, to be confirmed, Harvey’s Meadow – with Gerry Woodham & John Swallow
Hungerford Common Trailer Ride – Date and time to be confirmed. Please note spaces are limited, so please call 07778 139948 or email events@townandmanor.co.uk to book yours.

Further off, but good to look out for…

June

Thursday 1st
Pre-Election Debate – 6pm Hungerford Town Hall

Hungerford Common Trailer Ride – Date and time to be confirmed, with Robert James & Hugh Pihlens
Enjoy a trailier ride around Hungerford Common Port Down, learn about the fascinating history, history, ecology and present day uses of this great local space, with commentary from local experts. Open to all.
Please note, spaces are limited, call 07778 139948 or email events@townandmanor.co.uk to book your place.

Great Shefford Young Farmers – Date and time to be confirmed – Eddington Marsh/Harvey’s Meadow, with Robert James & Rob Starr 

July

HADCAF events (to be confirmed with speakers)
     Saturday 1st or 9th River & Bird Walk – 6.30am Freeman’s Marsh followed by early birds’ breakfast in The Croft Hall, with Town & Manor Water Keeper, Rob Starr
     Tuesday 4th Go Batty Walk – 9pm Eddington Marsh
     Thursday 7th History, Ecology & Management Walk – 7.30pm Eddington Marsh
     Thursday 13thWildflower Walk – 7.30pm Freeman’s Marsh
     HADCAF Speakers include: Robert James, Rob Starr, Dave Endacott, Sally Wellington, Jerry Woodham & John Swallow
River Dipping – Date and time to be confirmed
Hungerford 2nd Brownies – Date and time to be confirmed

August

Go Batty Walk – Date to be confirmed – 7.45-9.45pm, an evening walk where you’re usually guaranteed to see and hear bats, with experts Dave Endacott, Robert James & Sally Wellington
Scything Day with training – Date and time to be confirmed – Eddington Marsh, with Flora Local & Sue Everett

September

Friday 1st – Children’s Wildlife Safari – 10.30am-12.30pm – Mini beasts and river dipping, with Sally Wellington & Adrian Hickman

October

Growing Willows for Cricket Bats – Date and time to be confirmed, with John Sunridge & Robert James
Chalk Stream Management Walk with Royal Agricultural University – Date and time to be confirmed, with Robert James & Rob Starr
Grayling Fishing Training with Retiring Forces Servicemen – Date and time to be confirmed, with Robert James & Rob Starr

November

Grayling Fishing – Date and time to be confirmed, with Robert James & Rob Starr

Please let us know if you have an event happening in or around Hungerford that you’d like to share with your local community. Click here to email us or call 07932 322163.