IN this week’s Newbury Weekly News, a teacher at a West Berkshire School has been found guilty of raping a pupil.
In other news, there could be an increase in the number of people sleeping rough because of a reduction of beds available to the homeless.
Also this week, there may be hope for the future of Wash Common Library, despite West Berkshire Council voting to close it.
Meanwhile, the on-going strife with Greenham's control tower saw one councillor walk out of a meeting.
In this week’s Hungerford edition of the Newbury Weekly News, a radical medical treatment pioneered in the town looks set to go global.
In Thatcham this week, the town council looks likely to miss out on money from the Priory.
And on the Hampshire pages,
This week's paper also includes the March edition of our Out&About magazine, featuring work of the Newbury Community Resource Centre, Newbury National Trust support group and local author Charlotte Betts.
There's also a review of The Hare and Hounds, Speen and a reader offer discount on wine.
As always, there’s also a roundup of the week’s entertainment and sport, and of course this week’s £25 free fuel giveaway.