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Penny Post is a community notice board serving West Berkshire, Wantage, Swindon, Marlborough and surrounding areas so there’s plenty of opportunity for you to contribute requests, recommendations, local events, items wanted/offered, jobs, properties, seasonal recipes etc.

Cucumber Gazpacho

Very simple but tasty chilled summer soup from our friend Dany in France. Ingredients One cucumber diced in medium ...

A PP reader enquires if anyone can help with his dog who suffers from allergies. Every summer the dog gets itchy paws ...

Giant Puffball

A friend just brought us this amazing Giant Puffball from a nearby field.

Apple trees always want to produce as much fruit as possible. During the ‘June drop’ each tree releases ...

Penny Post Weekly Newsletter Aug 3 – 10

Local News   This week includes affordable homes, progress in the Tull Way flood defences, various trains (including ...

Digital & Social Media Category Finalist

We are delighted to have been shortlisted for the Digital and Social Media category of the Newbury Weekly News Best ...

Caterpillar vs Cabbage

Will the hungry caterpillar win the battle for your brassicas? Apparently there’s no such species as a Cabbage ...

Silver Bikers

Just caught 67 year old Moyra and Dave as they left the village this morning for a weekend trip to Scotland. What a ...

Railway Quiz to Win a Family Ticket to Visit The Flying Scotsman at Didcot – the Answers

The Didcot Railway Centre invites you to visit the Flying Scotsman, arguably the most famous steam engine in the ...

The Hungerford Blind Club is a monthly social and support group for anyone with sight problems in the West of West ...