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Hungerford celebrated the Coronation of King George VI on 12 May 1937 with suitable festivities, including:
- Sunday 9 May: Parade, Unitied Service in The Croft (including the dedication of six new seats),
- Wednesday 12 May: Peal of Bells; Town Band concert, Broadcast of the Coronation Service in St Lawrence's Church, Cinema Performance, Children's Tea, Childrens' Fancy Dress Parade, Broadcast of the King's Speech, Torchlight Procession, Bonfire, Fireworks, and a Coronation Dance in the Corn Exchange.
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What a day!
- Official Souvenir Programme