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Welcome to Penny Post

Penny Post is the community website and weekly e-newsletter that brings ‘the news you can use’ to West Berkshire, Wantage, Swindon, Marlborough and surrounding areas.

We offer local newsevents and activities (for adults, teens & kids) in the community, as well as monthly columns from guest writers, local jobs, property, items for sale and business directory, gardening tips, recipes, astronomy, wildlife & countryside blogs, community arts, voluntary groups, security tips from Neighbourhood Watch, local school news and lots more… all in an easy to read email every week.

To receive weekly local news and events each week by email, click here to sign-up (for free) to receive the Penny Post newsletter (to see a sample newsletter, click here). Click here to find out what our lovely readers think of us.

Do spend five minutes exploring the site: there is something for everyone but we always welcome new contributors. If you would like to contribute, advertise or give feedback please contact us here (we do receive and reply to these messages!)

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Local News July 21-28

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It’s harvest time here at Growing2gether so come and visit us! The site looks beautiful and the bees are out in force. We are offering pick your own for ...