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Film review: Downton Abbey: A New Era

03 May 2022
Film review: Downton Abbey: A New Era

Film review: Downton Abbey: A New Era

03 May 2022

Highclere Castle takes centre stage as the second feature-length version of an episode in the life of the Granthams comes to the big screen.


Don't cut the grass during No Mow May

03 May 2022
Don't cut the grass during No Mow May

Don't cut the grass during No Mow May

03 May 2022

More people are letting their lawns grow wild according to leading nature charity Plantlife.


Delays on M4 west of Newbury

30 April 2022
Delays on M4 west of Newbury

Delays on M4 west of Newbury

30 April 2022

Both lanes have now reopened after being closed.


West Berkshire Hospital unable to help Lady Carnarvon

29 April 2022
West Berkshire Hospital unable to help Lady Carnarvon

West Berkshire Hospital unable to help Lady Carnarvon

29 April 2022

Lady Carnarvon of Highclere Castle is told she can not be treated at Newbury and West Berkshire Hospital because she hadn't 'walked into a lamppost'.

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Things to do over the Bank Holiday weekend

29 April 2022
Things to do over the Bank Holiday weekend

Things to do over the Bank Holiday weekend

29 April 2022

There are plenty of events across the region to entertain the whole family from a steam rally to jousting and village fetes.


Swan rescued from busy Newbury road

29 April 2022
Swan rescued from busy Newbury road

Swan rescued from busy Newbury road

29 April 2022

Traffic was stopped briefly this morning as a swan that had clearly lost its bearings had to be rescued and returned to a place of safety.


Motorbike rider arrest in Newbury

29 April 2022
Motorbike rider arrest in Newbury

Motorbike rider arrest in Newbury

29 April 2022

On Tuesday (April 26) police reported that a rider failed to stop 'before going off road'.


Fire at Lambourn farm

29 April 2022
Fire at Lambourn farm

Fire at Lambourn farm

29 April 2022

Fire crews were called to a trailer fire at a farm property early on Thursday morning.


Newbury nostalgia: The Plaza

28 April 2022
Newbury nostalgia: The Plaza

Newbury nostalgia: The Plaza

28 April 2022

The Newbury Weekly News archives reveals some pictures of a popular town centre venue that was demolished to make way for an office building.


Raise your voices and Sing for Fun

28 April 2022
Raise your voices and Sing for Fun

Raise your voices and Sing for Fun

28 April 2022

Former Park House School head of drama Hannah Baron has taken up the singing baton from Jane Bibb to keep singing group going.


Hampshire mum named as a Humble Hero

28 April 2022
Hampshire mum named as a Humble Hero

Hampshire mum named as a Humble Hero

28 April 2022

Penwood mum Nancy Carter-Bradley has come to the attention of GMTV presenter Ben Shephard through her fundraising efforts for Brain Tumour Charity.


Flackstock at Englefield House

27 April 2022
Flackstock at Englefield House

Flackstock at Englefield House

27 April 2022

A day festival to celebrate the life of TV presenter Caroline Flack with comedy, dance and musical acts will raise funds for mental health charities.


Crofton Beam Engines Bank Holiday weekend steam days

26 April 2022
Crofton Beam Engines Bank Holiday weekend steam days

Crofton Beam Engines Bank Holiday weekend steam days

26 April 2022

Historic site maintained by Kennet & Avon Canal Trust and team of volunteers opens its doors for steam days this weekend.


Quiz champions crowned at Wash Common library fundraiser

26 April 2022
Quiz champions crowned at Wash Common library fundraiser

Quiz champions crowned at Wash Common library fundraiser

26 April 2022

The Friends of Wash Common library raised more than £700 from a quiz held at Falkland Cricket Club recently.


Medieval jousting tournament at Blenheim Palace

26 April 2022
Medieval jousting tournament at Blenheim Palace

Medieval jousting tournament at Blenheim Palace

26 April 2022

Blenheim Palace hosts the Knights of Middle England Jousting Tournament over the May Bank Holiday, including two British Sign Language performances.


Give a dog a home

25 April 2022
Give a dog a home

Give a dog a home

25 April 2022

Dogs Trust Newbury is calling on local dog lovers to consider giving a dog a temporary home as part of the charity’s fostering programme.


Easter Bank Holiday guide to what's on

15 April 2022
Easter Bank Holiday guide to what's on

Easter Bank Holiday guide to what's on

15 April 2022

Lots of family fun events to choose from, from Wonderland madness in Newbury to the Lambourn open day and Devizes to Westminster canoe race spectacle.


Newbury archives: Corrie's 'Gail' opens superstore

13 April 2022
Newbury archives: Corrie's 'Gail' opens superstore

Newbury archives: Corrie's 'Gail' opens superstore

13 April 2022

In 1988 a new store opened in town and and the honour of cutting the ribbon fell to Coronation Street actress Helen Worth.


All About Dogs at Newbury Showground

12 April 2022
All About Dogs at Newbury Showground

All About Dogs at Newbury Showground

12 April 2022

This Easter weekend, treat your pet pooches to some paw-some four-legged fun at the UK's largest festival devoted to dogs and their owners.


M4 delays between Hungerford and Newbury

12 April 2022
M4 delays between Hungerford and Newbury

M4 delays between Hungerford and Newbury

12 April 2022

Two lanes are closed eastbound on the M4 between J14 and J13 following an earlier collision.


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