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Over 100 trees planted in Newbury as part of community drive

09 February 2024
Over 100 trees planted in Newbury as part of community drive

Over 100 trees planted in Newbury as part of community drive

09 February 2024

Over 100 trees have been planted on a recreation ground in Newbury as part of an environmental and community initiative.


What’s on in West Berkshire this week

08 February 2024
What’s on in West Berkshire this week

What’s on in West Berkshire this week

08 February 2024

Several history talks, a community performance and a quiz night are just a few of the things going on in your area this week.


Primark to open in Newbury in 2025

08 February 2024
Primark to open in Newbury in 2025

Primark to open in Newbury in 2025

08 February 2024

It’s official. Primark is coming to Newbury next year.


Residents fear for beloved hedge after new housing plans submitted

08 February 2024
Residents fear for beloved hedge after new housing plans submitted

Residents fear for beloved hedge after new housing plans submitted

08 February 2024

Plans to demolish an old scout hut and build a house in its place have been re-submitted, much to the ire of nearby residents.


Grant scheme for community organisations closes next month

07 February 2024
Grant scheme for community organisations closes next month

Grant scheme for community organisations closes next month

07 February 2024

Local organisations have been encouraged not to miss out on potential funding before a council grant scheme closes at the beginning of next month.


Two new shops opening in Parkway

07 February 2024
Two new shops opening in Parkway

Two new shops opening in Parkway

07 February 2024

Two nationwide retailers will be opening new units in Parkway Shopping centre “in a matter of weeks”.


Man battles with council for nearly a year over pothole claim

06 February 2024
Man battles with council for nearly a year over pothole claim

Man battles with council for nearly a year over pothole claim

06 February 2024

A man who had his car damaged by a pesky pothole last January has spent nearly a year battling with the council to get compensation.

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Council approves Parkway Primark plans

05 February 2024
Council approves Parkway Primark plans

Council approves Parkway Primark plans

05 February 2024

Primark is one step closer to opening in Newbury.

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UPDATE: College re-opens after burst boiler is repaired

05 February 2024
UPDATE: College re-opens after burst boiler is repaired

UPDATE: College re-opens after burst boiler is repaired

05 February 2024

The burst boiler that closed Newbury College earlier today (February 5) has been fixed..


Local Plan consultation open to the public

05 February 2024
Local Plan consultation open to the public

Local Plan consultation open to the public

05 February 2024

Basingstoke and Deane residents can now have their say on the draft plan that will guide development and planning decisions in the borough until 2040.


Blind man discusses the power of counselling

05 February 2024
Blind man discusses the power of counselling

Blind man discusses the power of counselling

05 February 2024

A man who has severe sight loss after experiencing a traumatic eye injury has spoken about the importance of counselling.


Lib Dems select candidate for upcoming general election

04 February 2024
Lib Dems select candidate for upcoming general election

Lib Dems select candidate for upcoming general election

04 February 2024

Luigi Gregori has been selected as the prospective Lib Dem candidate for North West Hampshire ahead of this year’s general election.


New scheme gives residents ability to discover who their local bobby is

02 February 2024
New scheme gives residents ability to discover who their local bobby is

New scheme gives residents ability to discover who their local bobby is

02 February 2024

A new scheme has been launched in Hampshire which allows residents to find out who their local bobby is and contact them by email or phone.


What’s on in West Berkshire this week

01 February 2024
What’s on in West Berkshire this week

What’s on in West Berkshire this week

01 February 2024

A charity bingo night, a library book sale and some live music are just a few of the things happening in your area this week.


Large 270-home community will be built just outside Newbury after successful appeal

31 January 2024
Large 270-home community will be built just outside Newbury after successful appeal

Large 270-home community will be built just outside Newbury after successful appeal

31 January 2024

Controversial plans to build a large 270-home community just south of Newbury have been given the green light after a successful appeal.


Parish council has request to install SID on Newtown Straight denied

31 January 2024
Parish council has request to install SID on Newtown Straight denied

Parish council has request to install SID on Newtown Straight denied

31 January 2024

Newtown Parish Council has had its request to place a speed indicator device on the B4640 denied by Hampshire County Council.


Permanent home for men’s shed opened by mayor

30 January 2024
Permanent home for men’s shed opened by mayor

Permanent home for men’s shed opened by mayor

30 January 2024

The permanent home of Tadley Men’s Shed has been officially opened by the mayor of Basingstoke and Deane.


Man jailed for five years over machete attack

29 January 2024
Man jailed for five years over machete attack

Man jailed for five years over machete attack

29 January 2024

A man has been jailed for five years after he was found guilty of attacking someone with a machete over a business dispute.


Man to donate late wife’s collection of 2,000 Puffin story books to museum

29 January 2024
Man to donate late wife’s collection of 2,000 Puffin story books to museum

Man to donate late wife’s collection of 2,000 Puffin story books to museum

29 January 2024

A Newbury man has decided to donate his late wife’s remarkable collection of 2,000 Puffin story books to a children’s museum.


Housing developer to submit 245-home plans despite council setback

29 January 2024
Housing developer to submit 245-home plans despite council setback

Housing developer to submit 245-home plans despite council setback

29 January 2024

A housing developer will submit a planning application to build 245 homes on land south of Tadley despite a recent council setback.


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