IN this week’s Newbury Weekly News, a major inquiry into sex abuse in Thatcham has been expanded.
In other news, Newbury has been described as "the dodgy end of the Thames Valley" by Bayer's chief finance officer.
Also this week, a West Berkshire college has been fined after two boys were electrocuted.
Meanwhile, Newbury's Real Ale Festival went down a treat despite the rain. We've got a spread of pictures and a report of the event.
In this week’s Hungerford edition of the Newbury Weekly News, town councillors have heard that a library report is being 'tweaked' by West Berkshire Council.
In Thatcham this week, the date is set for the public to view a controversial quarrying expansion, Thatcham RFC has celebrated the opening of its new home, and a 'local celebrity' is to appear on tv later this month.
And on the Hampshire pages, with just days before a ban comes into force the county council is hoping to find a solution which will allow its residents to continue using West Berkshire rubbish tips.
As always, there’s also a roundup of the week’s entertainment and sport, and of course this week’s £25 free fuel giveaway.