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Large quantity of cigarettes stolen from Hungerford petrol station

16 Dec 2014 15:30

A GROUP of thieves have broken into a Hungerford petrol station stealing a large amount of cigarettes.

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Man left with bruising and grazes after early morning assault in Thatcham

15 Dec 2014 14:45

A MAN was left bruised and grazed after he was assaulted while walking with his wife in the Broadway, Thatcham in the early hours of yesterday.

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Man struck by a car and killed in Chieveley this morning

13 Dec 2014 11:30

MYSTERY surrounds how a man came to be in a slip road before he was struck by a car and killed in the early hours of this morning.

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Firefighters battle chimney blaze in Tutts Clump

13 Dec 2014 09:05

FIREFIGHTERS spent nearly five hours battling a blaze that broke out in a chimney in Tutts Clump last night.

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New West Berks captain Tim Francis off to a winning start

13 Dec 2014 08:30 • Sportsdesk

TONY Cleaver won the men’s midweek stableford at West Berks on countback from Lin Kay with 39 points while Jock Douglas was third with 33.

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Late agony for Thatcham Town FC in seven-goal thriller against Bracknell Town

12 Dec 2014 12:30 • Sportsdesk

THATCHAM Town were denied a point at Bracknell Town FC in the cruellest fashion on Saturday.

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Newbury Blues RFC leave it late to secure win over Grove

12 Dec 2014 11:00 • Sportsdesk

NEWBURY Blues snatched a last-gasp victory from the jaws of defeat after a 23-20 home win over Grove at Monks Lane

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Henderson showing positive signs ahead of Ladbroke Hurdle

12 Dec 2014 10:30

SIGN Of A Victory (5/1 favourite with Ladbrokes) is among 41 entries for the £150,000 The Ladbroke Hurdle, the famous Grade Three handicap hurdle run over two miles at Ascot on Saturday, December 20.

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Hungerford Town FC secure much-needed win as Carl Davies returns to Thatcham Town FC

5 Dec 2014 06:30 • Sportsdesk

HUNGERFORD Town FC picked up their first win in the Southern Premier for more than a month with a 2-0 home victory over Arlesey Town on Saturday.

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The Reluctant Runner

15 Dec 2014 09:30

SO I have been told you learn a lot about yourself when in training for something big like the London Marathon.

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Richard Benyon's Westminster Diary: July 30, 2014

1 Aug 2014 09:30

THE situation in and around Gaza goes from bad to worse. The statistics make miserable reading.

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Richard Benyon's Westminster Diary: July 24, 2014

25 Jul 2014 09:30

RESHUFFLES: the fascination of many inside the Westminster village and many fewer in the real world.

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Richard Benyon's Westminster Diary: July 17, 2014

21 Jul 2014 08:00

WHEN most people think of slavery or human trafficking they think back to the days of the Roman Empire and up to 1833 when slavery was abolished in the United Kingdom

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A THEATRE company is putting on a show for free in tune with the Christmas spirit of giving.

14 Dec 2014 09:30

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Panto Review: Cinderalla at The Hexagon

13 Dec 2014 09:30

PANTOMIMES can be something parents have to endure as a festive tradition for their children, and I have to admit my expectations of cheesy songs, one-liners and the panto conventions of “he’s behind you” were not on the top of my Christmas list.

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Humour and tradition from folk band

12 Dec 2014 09:30

CHRISTMAS is a time for traditions. Turkey is served, crackers are pulled and presents are opened.

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