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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.