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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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