Last MAIN update 11.08.2015............ addition 25.06.2018

Directory of Useful Contacts

Charitable & Service OrganisationsChildren & Youth GroupsChurchesHelp Lines
HospitalsPublicationsSchools/NurseriesServices
SocialSpecial Interest/Clubs Sport/Exercise/Dieting Taxis
Transport   

Information maintained by hungerford.uk.net in association with CHAIN MAIL (tel prefix 01488 unless stated)
Please contact the Webmaster with additions or alterations. Compiled in 2008.

Charitable & Service Organisations back to category menu
Age UK Berkshire
( Age Concern)

 
01189594242
http://www.ageuk.org.uk/berkshire/
Almshouses Association U.K.   01344 452922
Alzheimers Society West Berkshire Branch
 
01635 500869
www.alzheimers.org.uk
British Legion Welfare   682607
 
Burchett Trust (for benefit of Hungerford Disabled) Amelia Tester
ameliatester@humberts.co.uk
682349
 
C.H.A.I.N. Office
 
683727
www.hungerford.org.uk
Careers Springboard West Berkshire David Skyrme
enquiries@careerswestberks.org.uk
01635 253545
www.careerswestberks.org.uk
Children in Distress Robin Dunn
info@childrenindistress.org.uk
668310
 
Christian Aid - Hungerford Barbara Fielding 685208
 
Commumity Furniture Project  
enquiries@cfpnewbury.org
0163543933
www.cfpnewbury.org
Hungerford Friends of Cancer Research UK Susan Mayes 682853
 
Hungerford Carers
Support Group
Jenny Avery
Stephen Hammond 01183247333
ask@berkshirecarershub.org
Hungerford Cancer Support
Supported by Hungerford PPG
Jenny Knight
Yvonne Gillies ygillies@btinternet.com
01488 644671
07888399134
Hungerford Masonic Craft Lodge Peter Cox
s4748@berkspgl.org.uk

 
Hungerford Stoke Care Rehab Group Judy King
heyjudeking@yahoo.co.uk
01635 861666
 
Independent Age Mrs Cameron-Hayes
 
681314
 
K & A Canal Trust Bookings Rose of H'ford Canal Boat  
 
01380 721279
katrust.org
Kennet & Avon Canal Trust Devizes  
stock@katrust.org.uk
01580721279
www.katrust.org
Mobility Trust  
 
08454500359
 
R.O.A.B. John O'Gaunt Lodge Fred Stroud
 
682517
 
SSFA Col. J. Fleming
 
73574
 
St. John Ambulance Brigade Nigel 0118 9335500
www.sja.org.uk
Trustees of Croft Hall - bookings- Kathleen Walker
 
684861
 
Children & Youth Groups back to category menu
1st Hungerford Scout Group Roger Stroud
gsl@1sthungerford.org.uk
683356
www.1sthungerford.org.uk
Aqua Llamas (Canoeing)  
 
683692
 
Beaver Colony Donna Edwards
beavers@1sthungerford.org.uk
681194
www.1sthungerford.org.uk
Explorer Scouts Marcus Brind
explorers@1sthungerford.org.uk
07787 520234
www.kennetexplorers.org.uk
Girl Guides Claire Scott
hungerfordguides@hotmail.com
01488 683900
 
Group Scout Leader Roger Stroud
gsl@1sthungerford.org.uk
683356
 
Iceni Cub Pack Penny Locke
iceni@1sthungerford.org.uk
648534
 
John O'Gaunt Youth Clubs Ian Paine
jogauntycc@westberks.gov.uk
683692
 
Junior Football Club Steven Skipworth
 
684658
www.htfcjuniors.co.uk
Ladybugs Parent and Toddler Group Jude Hodge
jude@hodgeonline.co.uk
684957
 
Scout Troop Robbie Stroud
scouts@1sthungerford.org.uk
07795 570503
 
St. John Ambulance Brigade Cadets & Badgers Nigel 0118 9335500
www.sja.org.uk
Viking Cub Pack Lizzie Stroud
viking@1sthungerford.org.uk
05557 106828
 
Churches back to category menu
Church on the Rock (Marantha Church)  
info@churchontherockhungerford.org
01672 841110 / 07977 579666
www.churchontherockhungerford.org
Methodist Church Deacon Shirley Mackintosh 681174
 
Our Lady of Lourdes: Roman Catholic Church Canon Peter Turbitt
 
01235762374
www.northdownschurchs.org.uk
St. Lawrence Church : Church of England Rev Mike Saunders
vicar@StLawrencesHungerford.org.uk
07548 678234 Parish Mobile
www.stlawrenceshungerford.org.uk/
United Reformed Church Rev. K. Eynon
eynonnewurc@aol.com
01635 551997
 
Help Lines back to category menu
AIDS: Freephone  
 
0800 567123
 
Berks. Women's Aid (Domestic Violence Helpline)  
 
08082000247
 
Childline  
 
0800 1111
 
National Drugs helpline  
 
0800776600
 
NSPCC Child protection  
 
08088005000
 
The Samaritans  
 
0163542452
 
Victim Support  
supportline@victimsupport.org.uk
08453030900
 
Hospitals back to category menu
Great Western, Swindon  
 
01793 604020
 
John Radcliffe, Oxford  
 
01865 741166
 
N.H.S. Direct  
 
08454647
 
Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford  
 
01865741166
 
Royal Berks. Reading All Departments
 
0118 3225111
 
Savernake, Marlborough  
 
01672 517200
 
West Berks Hospital, Newbury  
 
01635 273300
 
Publications back to category menu
Adviser (weekly commercial)    
Bridge (Monthly Church Magazine) Iris Lloyd
iris.lloyd@virgin.net
686372
irislloyd.co.uk
CHAIN MAIL(Quarterly) David Piper
davidhpiper117@gmail.com
07835395901
 
Newbury Weekly News Newsroom
 
01635764526
www.newburytoday.co.uk
Town Diary

Claire Barnes

686195
 claire.barnes@hungerford-tc.gov.uk

Schools/Nurseries back to category menu
County Primary School
office.hungerford@westberks.org
682230
www.westberks.org/hungerford
John O'Gaunt Community Technology College
office.jog@westberks.org
682400
www.johnogauntschool.co.uk/
Little Rainbows, Herongate Hungerford   688866
 
Play Group  
 
684561
 
Stepping Stones Sue Corfield
steppingstones01@btconnect.com
681067
 
Nursery School, The Croft Mrs Suzanne Taylor
office@hungerfordnurseryschool.co.uk
682628
www.hungerfordnurseryschool.co.uk
Services back to category menu
Ark Trust (was Berkshire Disability ) Nigel Brown
info@discourse.org.uk
01344755528
www.discourse.org.uk

Canal & River Trust

 
 
Citizens Advice West Berks
(Citizen's Advice Bureau)

Held centrally in Hungerford 1st & 3rd Weds
You must ring for an appointment

01635 516605
 
Community Information Centre (Wednesdays only) TBC
 
686163
 
Croft Field Centre (bookings)

Claire Barnes
townclerk@hungerford-tc.gov.uk

686195
Crossroads   01635 30008
 
Hungefford Resource Centre (Day Care Centre) Manager..Diana Ivanova 682601
www.westberks.gov.uk
Dentist: 2 Church Lane  
 
682223
 
Dentist: 32 Fairview Road, N.H.S.  
hungerford.manager@adpco.net
686309
 
Dentist: 96 High Street  
 
684142
 
Doctor's Surgery ?(out of hours 01189787811)  
 
682507
www.hungerfordsurgery.co.uk 
Fire Service part time retained ( emergency 999 )  
reception@rbfrs.co.uk
01189452888
 
Library  
hungerfordlibrary@westberks.gov.uk
682660
 
Newbury Police Station (emergencies 999)  
 
08458505505
 
Police Station (emergencies 999) HUNGERFORD  There is no Police Station in Hungerford
 
 
Red Cross Wheelchair Loan Kingfisher Court, Hambridge Lane, Newbury Open 10 til 2pm 01635 40081
RSPCA  
 
08705 555999
 
Smell GAS  
 
0800111999
 
Street Care Newbury  
streetcare@westberks.gov.uk
01635519080
 
Thames Water (Leaks)  
 
08459200800
www.thames-water.com
Town & Manor of Hungerford Sylvia Breadmore
admin@townandmanor.co.uk
685081
 
Town Council  claire.barnes@hungerford-tc.gov.uk 686195
 
Town Hall Bookings Dani
events@townandmanor.co.uk
647334 or 07880 311731
 
Veterinary Surgeon  
 
682193
 
West Berkshire Council  
info@westberks.gov.uk
0163542400
 
Social back to category menu
Aircrew Association, Hungerford & District Branch Howard Morgan
 
683819
 
Association of Wrens - Johanna Nicoll
 
682871
 

Berkshire Vision
( Berks. County Blind Society)

Lesley Blackwell
blackwell770@btinternet.com
658876
 
C.H.A.I.N. Pub Luncheon Club Please contact Chain Office (2017)
 
683727
 
Hungerford Club Bill Underwood
 
682357
 
Hungerford Fellowship Rev Irena Byron 682412
 
Marlborough and Hungerford Ladies Luncheon Club   684861
 
Morley Lunches (for Senior Citizens) Lyndsey Morley
morleylunches@gmail.com
686235
 
Mothers' Union Wendy Wilkinson
 
683806
 
PROBUS Lois Pihlens
lois@pihlens.co.uk
683493
 
Royal British Legion - Women's Section Denise Scarlett
 
684748
 
Royal British Legion Club  
 
683798
 
Adult Social Care
( Social Services)
e-mail ccenquiries@westberks.gov.uk 01635 503050.. ..
out of hours 01344786543
http:info.westberks.gov.uk/index
Tuesday Club for the Disabled John Hollister
 
682037
 
Women's Institute Sally James
 
682424
 
Special Interest/Clubs back to category menu
41 Club Keith Mayes 682853
 
Allotments (Hungerford Council) Belinda Robinson
membership@haha-hungerford.org.uk
 
www.haha-hungerford.org.uk/
Bridge Club Brian Davis
brian_e_davis@hotmail.com
684038
 
Camera Club Carl Holmes
carl.holmes28@btinternet.com
681279
www.hungerford-camera-club.co.uk
Carnival Committee  

 
Chamber of Commerce Nigel Perin
nigel@three-marketeers.co.uk
647025
www.hungerford.uk.net/chamberofcommerce.php
Community of HungerfordTheatre Company Hoffi Munt
secretary@hungerfordtheatrecompany.co.uk
684011 (Crown Needlework .. Box Office)
www.hungerfordtheatrecompany.co.uk
HADCAF (Community Arts Festival) Catherine Hill
info@hadcaf.co.uk
683719
www.hadcaf.co.uk
Historical Association Please refer to the website for all enquiries
 
 
www.hungerfordhistorical.org.uk
Hungerford Allotments Holders Association Tony Drewer-Trump
tony_drewertrump@hotmail.com
07590 555877
www.haha-hungerford.org.uk
Jazz Forum George Wicks
hungerfordjazz@btopenworld.com
0163547675
www.geocities.com/hungerford jazz
Rotary Club Mike Dorward
mike@mikedorward.co.uk
01672540908
www.hungerfordrotary.org.uk
St. Lawrence Church Choir Christine Buck
pete3lwt@btinternet.com
683396
 
St. Lawrence's Church
Bell ringers
Mark Robins
mdrobins@hotmail.com
644616
 
Theatre Club Christine Buck
 
683396
 
Town Band Tim Crouter
timcrouter@aol.com
680674
www.hungerfordtownband.fsnet.co.uk
Twinning Assoc. Penny Brookman
brookman@upperdenford.fsnet.co.uk
01488 683314
 
Virtual Museum  
 
 
www.hungerfordvirtualmuseum.co.uk
Sport/Exercise/Dieting back to category menu
Badminton Club Nicky Pemberton
infobad@HungerfordBadmintonClub.org.uk
01635 580912
 
Bowling Club John Conn
connjohn@freenet.co.uk
683584
 
Canal Angling Assoc. John Williams 685205
 
Cricket Club Geordie Taylor
 
7836330815
 
Dieting (Cambridge) Erica Barker
ericacwp@outlook.com
07759519533
Hares Running Club Claire Digweed
mc.digweed@btinternet.com
07810886673
 
Iyenga Yoga Classes Judith Jones
 
71838
 
Leisure Centre Mathew Watts
hungrford@parkwood-leisure.co.uk
683303
 
Longbow Club Rob Bainbridge
robbainbridge39@hotmail.com
683711
 
Rita Long School of Dance  
 
683946
 
Rugby Club Martin Digweed
martin.digweed@harris.com
682187
 
Tae Kwon Do & Self Defence Martin Dipper
 
08001955640
 
Tennis Club Brona Brown / Carol Ticehurst
secretary@hungerford-tennis.co.uk
682564 / 682307
www.hungerford-tennis.co.uk
Town Football Club Norman Mathews
nmathews@rhstystems.co.uk
684117
www.hungerfordtownfootballclub.co.uk
West Berks Ramblers    
www.wberksramblers.org.uk
White Horse Budo (Martial Arts) Lambourn Richard Blackwell
richardblackwell@btinternet.com
73025
 
Taxis back to category menu
Four Oaks Cars
Hungerford / Kintbury
Cliff     07478699313 booking@fouroakscars.co.uk
www.fouroakscars.co.uk
AirPremierCars NEWBURY Local & Long distance, Air & Sea ports
info@airpremiercars.co.uk
01635 49949
www.airpremiercars.co.uk
1st Direct Cars of Hungerford  Mark Townsend             07590 722 953
681182
www.hungerford-cabs.co.uk
Aldbourne Taxis
(Hungerford & Wiltshire only)
Nigel Keen 0797 705 9991
 
CABCO (start from NEWBURY)  
 
0163533333
www.cabco33333.co.uk
Transport back to category menu
Barnes Coaches  
travel@barnescoaches.co.uk
01793821303
 
C.H. A.I.N. - Voluntary Car Service Office
 
683727
 
Chair-man vehicle Office
 
683727
 
First Great Western National Rail
www.firstgreatwestern.co.uk
08457484950
 
Handy Bus Ted Angell
ted@tedangell.wanadoo.co.uk
682610
 
Lambourn Service GO RIDE  
 
0844 8708397
 
Local Information on Transport Paul Frances
 
685238
 
National Express  
 
08705808080
 
National Rail Enquiries  
 
08457484950
 
Newbury & District  
 
01635 820028
 
Ramsbury Community Bus, the Flyer Muriel Lye
 
01672 520555
www.ramsbury.org
Thamesdown Transport  
j.dosanjh@thamesdown-transport.co.uk
01793 428428
 
Town Service, Jacs Minicoaches  
jacsminicoach@aol.com
01635503248
 
Traveline   0871 200 2233
www.traveline.info
Wheelchair Loan    Red Cross Kingfisher Court, Hambridge Lane, Newbury Open 10 til 2pm 01635 40081
Wiltshire Bus   01380 722393
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