31 Jul 2014 15:30
FIREFIGHTERS across Berkshire will strike on eight consecutive days starting next weekend as their pensions row with the Government rumbles on.
31 Jul 2014 11:00
A SERIAL stalker who fitted two tracking devices to his ex-partner’s car during a “merciless” campaign of harassment has been banned from Berkshire and jailed for three years.
30 Jul 2014 09:30
THE deputy leader of Newbury Town Council has resigned.
28 Jul 2014 14:30
A MICHELIN-STARRED chef is hoping to inspire the next generation as he joins the search for the county’s most talented young cooks.
27 Jul 2014 08:00
NEIGHBOURS staged a dramatic rescue after a sheltered housing complex caught fire, trapping vulnerable pensioners inside.
26 Jul 2014 12:00
NEWBURY was the scene of some good vibrations last weekend when The Beach Boys managed to keep the thunderstorms at bay to entertain a sunny, beach-themed crowd.
26 Jul 2014 08:00
POLICE have swooped on a house in Newbury and evicted residents during the first drugs closure order in West Berkshire.
25 Jul 2014 15:39
THERE are delays of up to 30 minutes on trains between Reading and Slough this afternoon after problems caused by a lightning strike.
24 Jul 2014 16:01
THE organisers of a Second World War parade have issued a desperate plea to the community to help make the event a success.
23 Jul 2014 17:20
A CONSTRUCTION firm was fined more than half a million pounds today after a worker on a building site was crushed to death by a forklift truck.
21 Jul 2014 15:30
BURGLARS broke into the offices of an armed forces charity in Hungerford and stole cash from the safe.
21 Jul 2014 11:30
POLICE are appealing for witnesses after burglars smashed their way into a petrol station in Hungerford and stole cigarettes.
20 Jul 2014 17:00
A FOOD manufacturer has marked the expansion of its Newbury site with a cooking demonstration led by a celebrity chef.
20 Jul 2014 09:00 • Nick Gutteridge
FIREFIGHTERS had to rescue three pensioners from a sheltered housing complex in Newbury last night after a blaze broke out in a ground floor flat.
20 Jul 2014 08:59 • Nick Gutteridge
FIREFIGHTERS battled to save a popular Newbury pub this morning after a blaze broke out in a nearby shed used to cure meats.
20 Jul 2014 08:00
THE owners of a cat who had an “extremely lucky escape” after being shot by an air-powered hunting rifle are warning other pet owners to be vigilant.
19 Jul 2014 12:00
RACEGOERS have an extra special summer treat today as legendary band The Beach Boys will be performing in Newbury.
19 Jul 2014 08:00
THE OWNERS of a diner trashed in a devastating ram-raid have issued an emotional thank you to the volunteers who have helped them back on to their feet.
16 Jul 2014 09:30
YOUNGSTERS are getting their smiles at the ready for the annual Super Tots competition run by Berkshire Media Group, publishers of the Newbury &Thatcham Chronicle.
15 Jul 2014 17:30
THOUSANDS of people will learn the lessons of the law at an open day giving a behind-the-scenes look at the police force.