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TRAIN DELAYS: Up to 40 minutes of delays between Reading and Paddington

24 Oct 2014 10:15

TRAIN users are warned to expect up to 40 minutes of delays between Reading and Paddington due to a broken-down train at Iver.

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Arson attacker left car on fire in Chieveley pub car park

24 Oct 2014 09:30

A FLAMING car left in the car park of Ye Olde Red Lion pub in Chieveley had to be extinguished by firefighters earlier today.

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Newbury Town Council remains quiet over CEO Graham Hunt's resignation

23 Oct 2014 17:00

STAFF at Newbury Town Council are keeping quiet following the surprise resignation of its chief executive officer.

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Burglars smash vehicle into Newbury Coral Racing shop

22 Oct 2014 11:00

BURGLARS have smashed a vehicle into a Coral Racing store in Newbury during a break in in the early hours of this morning.

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Taxi driver punched in robbery in Greenham

21 Oct 2014 16:00

POLICE are appealing for information following a robbery in Gaskell Mews, Greenham, on Friday.

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Wellington Wonders dazzle in double win

23 Oct 2014 10:00

TALENTED youngsters showed off their skills at the Berkshire round of the England Netball’s National Schools Tournament at Brakenhale School, in Bracknell, on Saturday.

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Thames Valley League Football Round-up: Casey Warwick leads Mortimer to win against struggling Berks County

23 Oct 2014 09:30

BERKS County’s poor start to the season continued as they slumped to a sixth consecutive loss in a 3-0 reverse at home to Mortimer, writes Richard Ashton.

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West Berks golfers celebrate promotion

17 Oct 2014 13:30

WEST Berks Golf Club were without a fixture this week yet won promotion from Division Two of the Central Sevens Golf League thanks to other results that went in their favour.

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Newbury FC end winless streak with victory over Shrivenham

17 Oct 2014 06:30

NEWBURY FC ended a run of six matches without a victory with a 3-0 home win over fellow strugglers Shrivenham on Saturday.

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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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Richard Benyon's Westminster Diary: July 10, 2014

11 Jul 2014 09:30

ONE in three of us will get cancer.

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Whiteway's watching: Cookery shows

21 Oct 2014 09:30

COOKERY shows are ten-a-penny these days with fully two-thirds of the standard five-channel schedule dedicated solely to people in kitchens making things that probably smell nice.

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The Reluctant Runner with Rebecca Curley

16 Oct 2014 09:30

TWO years ago and four and a half stone heavier is where my marathon journey began — although I didn’t know it then.

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Spiro are turning back the clock with new tour

15 Oct 2014 09:30

Acoustic foursome Spiro have turned back the clock and have reissued their debut record, from 1997, Pole Star.

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