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Hallowe'en at Blenheim Palace

14 October 2021
Hallowe'en at Blenheim Palace

Hallowe'en at Blenheim Palace

14 October 2021

Blenheim Palace is running some spooky goings on during half term, from October 22 to 31, including a new spooky family-friendly evening trail.


Contactless payment limit rises from Friday

13 October 2021
Contactless payment limit rises from Friday

Contactless payment limit rises from Friday

13 October 2021

The limit on contactless payments will more than double this Friday, rising to £100.


Captain Kirk going into space

13 October 2021
Captain Kirk going into space

Captain Kirk going into space

13 October 2021

The NS-18 mission was originally scheduled to fly on Tuesday, but Blue Origin decided on Sunday to delay the launch due to forecasted high winds.


Book review: The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

13 October 2021
Book review: The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

Book review: The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

13 October 2021

Shortlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction 2021, The Vanishing Half is about the Vignes twins who try to escape their southern black community.


Remembering the flight of Ugandan refugees housed at Greenham Common

13 October 2021
Remembering the flight of Ugandan refugees housed at Greenham Common

Remembering the flight of Ugandan refugees housed at Greenham Common

13 October 2021

Forty nine years ago today Pragna Hay was just six years old when she and her family arrived in the UK as refugees from Uganda.


Roll up! roll up! Michaelmas Fair comes to Newbury

13 October 2021
Roll up! roll up! Michaelmas Fair comes to Newbury

Roll up! roll up! Michaelmas Fair comes to Newbury

13 October 2021

The annual Michaelmas Fair rolls into town this week with rides and entertainment for all the family.


Newbury loves a roast

13 October 2021
Newbury loves a roast

Newbury loves a roast

13 October 2021

Deliveroo celebrates its second birthday in Newbury and reveals that Friday at 8.30pm is the most popular time for locals to place an order.


Appeal for witnesses to alleged dangerous driving incident in Newbury

12 October 2021
Appeal for witnesses to alleged dangerous driving incident in Newbury

Appeal for witnesses to alleged dangerous driving incident in Newbury

12 October 2021

TVP have appealed for witnesses to an incident that occurred in the car park of Sainsbury's in Newbury.


NHS-themed exhibition at Newbury Library

12 October 2021
NHS-themed exhibition at Newbury Library

NHS-themed exhibition at Newbury Library

12 October 2021

Newbury Library is currently hosting a major photography exhibition showcasing ground-breaking NHS research taking place across the Thames Valley.


Safety advice from Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service

12 October 2021
Safety advice from Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service

Safety advice from Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service

12 October 2021

Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service asking people to take care in Candle Fire Safety Week, October 11-17, and reduce risk of fire in their homes.


House prices outstripping wages rise in West Berkshire

12 October 2021
House prices outstripping wages rise in West Berkshire

House prices outstripping wages rise in West Berkshire

12 October 2021

Houses earn more than people in 48 per cent of local areas in the South East, Labour says, as homeownership put further out of reach for local people.


Berkshire Farm Girl live interview on BBC radio

12 October 2021
Berkshire Farm Girl live interview on BBC radio

Berkshire Farm Girl live interview on BBC radio

12 October 2021

Tune into BBC Radio Berkshire this morning at 10.30am to hear Eleanor Gilbert talking to presenter Sarah Walker about her experience filming for BBC.


Newbury pre-schoolers learn about farming

11 October 2021
Newbury pre-schoolers learn about farming

Newbury pre-schoolers learn about farming

11 October 2021

Little ones at Ladybirds Pre-school surprised by the arrival of a big green tractor recently.


Prior's Court remembers staff killed in motorway crash

11 October 2021
Prior's Court remembers staff killed in motorway crash

Prior's Court remembers staff killed in motorway crash

11 October 2021

Prior's Court posts a message on social media remembering the three members of staff who died following a collision on the M4 on October 11, 2018.


National Badger Day

06 October 2021
National Badger Day

National Badger Day

06 October 2021

In recent years, badgers might have come to our attention due the badger culling debate, but they are a part of Britain's natural history.


What's on this weekend

02 October 2021
What's on this weekend

What's on this weekend

02 October 2021

A round-up of events taking place this weekend across West Berkshire and North Hampshire.


A passion for Tutts Clump cider

01 October 2021
A passion for Tutts Clump cider

A passion for Tutts Clump cider

01 October 2021

Motor mechanic Tim Wale has built a family business from his love of cider.


Steam locomotives stopping off at Newbury

01 October 2021
Steam locomotives stopping off at Newbury

Steam locomotives stopping off at Newbury

01 October 2021

Rail enthusiasts to get a double treat as Mayflower and Bahamas visit Newbury on the return trip from Devon and Cornwall this afternoon.


Video: On the Buses of yesteryear

30 September 2021
Video: On the Buses of yesteryear

Video: On the Buses of yesteryear

30 September 2021

A small brown and cream 1949 Reliance bus travelling through Newbury town centre was a sight that many enjoyed and photographed.


A34 southbound reopen after earlier accident

30 September 2021
A34 southbound reopen after earlier accident

A34 southbound reopen after earlier accident

30 September 2021

An accident involving an overturned vehicle forced the A34 southbound between Newbury and Bullington Cross to close.


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