21 Sep 2014 08:00

Reading Borough plea to West Berkshire Council over new houses

THE message from a council is be courteous to your neighbours as proposals for hundreds of new homes are considered by West Berkshire Council.

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20 Sep 2014 08:00

New toy shed donated to Sulhamstead and Ufton Nervet school

PUPILS jumped for joy as they celebrated the arrival of a new shed for their toys just months after vandals broke in and destroyed their play equipment.

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19 Sep 2014 14:00

Eastbury woman charged with 40 offences including neglect of animals

POLICE have charged an Eastbury woman with 40 offences including animal neglect and the production of cannabis.


18 Sep 2014 12:30

Zippos circus owner shocked by land row

A CIRCUS owner has spoken out about his sense of isolation over a planning issue on his land in Enborne.

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16 Sep 2014 12:00

London Road in Newbury reopens after two-car collision

POLICE have reopened London Road (A4) following closures this morning after a two-car collision near the Robin Hood roundabout.


14 Sep 2014 08:30

Energy firm attempt to reassure residents

AN ENERGY firm is seeking to re-assure residents that its plans for a biomass plant in Greenham Business Park would benefit the local area.

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13 Sep 2014 17:55

Car fire causes six-mile tailbacks on M4 between Newbury and Hungerford this afternoon

MOTORISTS were stuck in a six-mile tailback after a car caught fire on the M4 near Hungerford this afternoon.


13 Sep 2014 08:30

Award in name of 'loving, kind and funny' boy

A TEENAGER who died in a car crash last month is to be commemorated by his school with an award in his name.

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9 Sep 2014 13:00

Duchess of Cambridge pregnant with second child

THE Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are said to be "thrilled" to be expecting another child.

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8 Sep 2014 18:30

94-year-old woman cut free from car after head-on collision in Newbury this morning

A NONAGENARIAN was cut free from her car after a head-on smash in Newbury this morning.


8 Sep 2014 18:20

Firefighters battle blaze in the back of a bin lorry in newbury this morning

RUBBISH had to be emptied out into a cul-de-sac in Newbury after it caught fire in the back of a bin truck this morning.


6 Sep 2014 17:30

Police end sexual offence investigations in Greenham

INVESTIGATIONS into an alleged sexual offence in Greenham have been called off by police.


6 Sep 2014 08:30

Firefighters tackle more haystack fires

FIREFIGHTERS spent the night tackling more haystack fires yesterday when another two incidents were called in.


5 Sep 2014 15:30 • Nick Gutteridge

Police appeal for witnesses after 15-year-old girl is sexually assaulted in Greenham

A TEENAGE girl was sexually assaulted by a man in Greenham after asking him for a cigarette.


4 Sep 2014 10:30

Meals-on-wheels scheme gets cancelled

THE shock cancellation of a meals-on-wheels service could leave vulnerable pensioners without hot fresh food.

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2 Sep 2014 09:30

Updated: Man airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after a head-on collision on the A338 near Hungerford

A MAN was airlifted to hospital after a van and a car collided head-on near Hungerford last night.


31 Aug 2014 08:30

Dodging the deer in annual 10k run

RUNNERS enjoyed a rare treat as they strapped on their shoes for the fifth annual 10k race in the beautiful private grounds of Englefield House.

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30 Aug 2014 08:30

Jack's letter prompts author's big donation

A WORLD-FAMOUS author has amazed one teenage boy after replying to his request and making a sizeable donation in his name to a wolf sanctuary in Berkshire.

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29 Aug 2014 17:00

Newbury pupils celebrate another record-breaking GCSE year

PUPILS across Newbury revelled in their success last Thursday as they opened up their GCSE results after another year of improving statistics for the town and district.

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28 Aug 2014 17:30

Former Thatcham teacher charged with sexual offences against children

A FORMER teacher from Thatcham has been charged with eleven counts of child abuse, alleged to have taken place between 1993 and 2003.