9 Dec 2013 09:40
A BLAZE at a Thatcham cafe is being treated as suspected arson.
8 Dec 2013 17:30
Two crews from Newbury helped an elderly woman who was stuck in a hoist in her home in Woolton Hill this morning (Sunday).
8 Dec 2013 08:00 • Andrew Belt
ROMANCE dominated talk at a Newbury Town Council meeting on Monday after the Newbury Mayor announced his engagement to the Mayoress.
7 Dec 2013 17:30
CREWS from Newbury and Whitley Wood were called to a blaze in Stockcross this afternoon (Saturday).
7 Dec 2013 08:00 • Andrew Belt
MORE than 70 people pulled on festive costumes and ran for charity at the third annual Newbury Santa Jog last Sunday.
6 Dec 2013 17:00 • Andrew Belt
FESTIVE cheer was brought to Hungerford in the company of 1,500 visitors when the Christmas lights were switched on in High Street on Sunday.
6 Dec 2013 12:00
A NATIONAL charity has welcomed a £10m boost to rural broadband.
6 Dec 2013 12:00 • Andrew Belt
HUNDREDS of people gathered in Newbury for the town’s Christmas lights switch-on on Saturday.
6 Dec 2013 09:30
Motorists are reminded over road closures as a convoy of bikers take to the streets this weekend (Sunday December 8).
6 Dec 2013 08:00 • Tessa Watkins
THATCHAM will be lit up tonight (Friday) when the switch is flicked to illuminate the annual Christmas lights.
5 Dec 2013 17:00
MOTORISTS in West Berkshire should not be caught on the hop by winter roads chaos this year.
5 Dec 2013 12:00 • Andrew Belt
PLANS to build a link road which will significantly reduce motorists’ journey times in a busy part of Newbury have moved a step closer.
5 Dec 2013 08:00
A DAY centre in Hungerford celebrated a special birthday for one of its members.
4 Dec 2013 16:16
MOTORISTS faced delays on the M4 today when a car overturned and careered into a ditch.
3 Dec 2013 13:30
NEIGHBOURS in Hungerford are being invited to have their say on proposals to redevelop two of the town’s sheltered housing accommodations.
2 Dec 2013 14:00 • Nick Gutteridge
BURGLARS have systematically targeted a road in Hungerford, clambering over fences and raiding four sheds in ten days.
2 Dec 2013 08:00
A PAINTING by a talented 10-year-old has been chosen as the official postcard of an appeal to save the under-threat Tasmanian devil.
1 Dec 2013 08:00
PUPILS from seven West Berkshire schools tackled the subject of bullying when they took part in a crime reduction drama competition.
30 Nov 2013 08:00
FOUR members of a stag party caught up in a mass brawl between rival football hooligans at a Newbury race meeting have been cleared of affray.