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25 Oct 2014 08:00

Thatcham woman convicted of stealing thousands from disabled brother

A THATCHAM woman who took thousands of pounds from her disabled brother and splashed out on luxury holidays for herself has been convicted of theft.

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24 Oct 2014 09:30

Arson attacker left car on fire in Chieveley pub car park

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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23 Oct 2014 17:00

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

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

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22 Oct 2014 11:00

Burglars smash vehicle into Newbury Coral Racing shop

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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21 Oct 2014 16:00

Taxi driver punched in robbery in Greenham

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

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21 Oct 2014 09:30

Fallen scaffolding sparks traffic chaos in Hungerford this morning

A FALLEN scaffolding sparked traffic chaos after it blocked a busy street in Hungerford this morning.

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20 Oct 2014 16:00

Police helicopter chased down stolen BMW found in River Kennet near Aldermaston

POLICE are appealing for information after a BMW reported stolen last night from Tidmarsh was found in the River Kennet outside Aldermaston.

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19 Oct 2014 22:05

Reading and Newbury firefighters on standby for Didcot Power Station fire

FIRE crews from Reading and Newbury are on standby to a major fire that has broken out at Didcot Power Station tonight (Sunday).

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19 Oct 2014 08:00

Elderly man found guilty of causing death of 32-year-old actress by dangerous driving

AN ELDERLY man has been convicted of causing the death of a 32-year-old woman by dangerous driving.

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18 Oct 2014 18:30

Firefighters extinguish dishwasher fire

FIREFIGHTERS were called to a dishwasher blaze in Newbury this morning (Saturday).

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18 Oct 2014 08:00

Woman faces 40 charges including animal neglect and drug production

A WOMAN facing 38 charges of animal neglect has appeared in court.

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17 Oct 2014 12:00

Death threat graffiti cleared off Victoria Park skate ramps

DEATH threats to police officers have been scrubbed off skate park ramps after two consecutive nights of graffiti attacks.

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17 Oct 2014 10:30

Updated: Man dies after being struck by a train at Ufton Nervet level crossing

A MAN has died after being hit by a train at the notorious Ufton Nervet level crossing last night.

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17 Oct 2014 08:50

Firefighters battle car blaze in Hermitage car park last night

A CAR was completely destroyed after it burst in to flames in a car park in Hermitage last night.

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17 Oct 2014 08:00

Man who groomed 14-year-old girl before taking her to Newbury hotel room for sex is jailed

AN “EMOTIONALLY immature” man who groomed an underage teenager and had sex with her in a Newbury hotel has been jailed.

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15 Oct 2014 17:15

Updated: All train lines running normally to and from London Paddington

ALL trains are running normally to and from London Paddington after a person was hit by a train.

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10 Oct 2014 15:16

Police release CCTV image of men who could have information about attack outside Newbury bar

POLICE think these men could hold vital clues after an 18-year-old man was attacked in Newbury.

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10 Oct 2014 13:20

Network Rail apologies after three days of delays on Great Western main line this week

NETWORK Rail has apologised for a 'below standard' train service after three days of travel problems between Reading and London Paddington this week.

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9 Oct 2014 15:00

Man who died after being pulled from theRiver Thames named as Adam Hutchins of Newbury

A MAN who died after being pulled from the River Thames near Reading Bridge on Sunday evening has been named as Adam Hutchins of Newbury.

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9 Oct 2014 12:50

Police investigating after man stabbed in Newbury

A MAN was stabbed in the stomach as he walked along a canal tow path last night.

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