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Liam Headd joined the Newbury Weekly News in February 2018 as a sports reporter. During his time, he has covered a variety of sports in West Berkshire and gained a strong network in the industry. In 2019, he was shortlisted as 'Sports Reporter of the Year' at the Regional Press Awards.

Robinson: 'I want to keep moving forward'

24 February 2022
Robinson: 'I want to keep moving forward'

Robinson: 'I want to keep moving forward'

24 February 2022

Sol Wanjau-Smith and Max Ram netted the goals as Hungerford beat Dartford at Bulpit Lane.


Lauren retains Southern Brave spot for The Hundred

24 February 2022
Lauren retains Southern Brave spot for The Hundred

Lauren retains Southern Brave spot for The Hundred

24 February 2022

The 21-year-old played a pivotal role for Brave in last year’s competition, taking a total of 12 wickets


Archer proud of Newbury's effort after successful charity day

24 February 2022
Archer proud of Newbury's effort after successful charity day

Archer proud of Newbury's effort after successful charity day

24 February 2022

On the pitch, Newbury beat Banbury and off the pitch they raised a lot of money for two charities


Henderson admits Shishkin is no banker at Cheltenham

23 February 2022
Henderson admits Shishkin is no banker at Cheltenham

Henderson admits Shishkin is no banker at Cheltenham

23 February 2022

The Seven Barrows yard has a very strong team heading to the Festival next month as the likes of Epatante, Jonbon and Champ take their chances.


Hungerford extend unbeaten home run after crucial win over Dartford

22 February 2022
Hungerford extend unbeaten home run after crucial win over Dartford

Hungerford extend unbeaten home run after crucial win over Dartford

22 February 2022

Sol Wanjau-Smith and Max Ram were on target at the home side won their fourth game in a row at Bulpit Lane.


Kintbury's Max targets British success

21 February 2022
Kintbury's Max targets British success

Kintbury's Max targets British success

21 February 2022

The 14-year-old will also be competing in the British Youth Championship again this year.


Get-Pro Academy find opportunities for girls in football

19 February 2022
Get-Pro Academy find opportunities for girls in football

Get-Pro Academy find opportunities for girls in football

19 February 2022

The academy train at St Bartholomew's School in Newbury on a Monday and they're on the lookout for more girls to train.


Newbury Road Club win community award

18 February 2022
Newbury Road Club win community award

Newbury Road Club win community award

18 February 2022

This particular award recognises and rewards Newbury Road Club for the work it has done to encourage women to cycle.


Paggies Bar through to Berks & Bucks final

18 February 2022
Paggies Bar through to Berks & Bucks final

Paggies Bar through to Berks & Bucks final

18 February 2022

The Newbury Sunday League Premier Division side beat LA Micro in a close semi-final at Henwick on Sunday.


Archer thrilled after 'much-improved' Blues performance

17 February 2022
Archer thrilled after 'much-improved' Blues performance

Archer thrilled after 'much-improved' Blues performance

17 February 2022

Newbury hit 64 points during their comfortable victory over Windsor in South West 1 East.


Newbury AC U17 girls lead the way in Oxfordshire

16 February 2022
Newbury AC U17 girls lead the way in Oxfordshire

Newbury AC U17 girls lead the way in Oxfordshire

16 February 2022

The athletes encountered a challenging course in difficult windy conditions, but had some great results.


Charity Pink Day makes return to Monks Lane

16 February 2022
Charity Pink Day makes return to Monks Lane

Charity Pink Day makes return to Monks Lane

16 February 2022

Newbury Blues will be raising money for Cancer Research and the Volunteer Centre West Berkshire in their game on Saturday.


More trophies awarded at West Berks

13 February 2022
More trophies awarded at West Berks

More trophies awarded at West Berks

13 February 2022

Tina Mulford won Round 15 and 16 of the ladies’ Winter Series as she scored 33 points to win by two points.


Thames Valley boxers put on a show in Berinsfield

13 February 2022
Thames Valley boxers put on a show in Berinsfield

Thames Valley boxers put on a show in Berinsfield

13 February 2022

Charlie Willetts, Caulay Suttie, Aaron Duncan and Chris Ockwell were all in action for the boxing club.


Glory And Fortune causes upset to land Betfair Hurdle at Newbury

12 February 2022
Glory And Fortune causes upset to land Betfair Hurdle at Newbury

Glory And Fortune causes upset to land Betfair Hurdle at Newbury

12 February 2022

The 20/1 shot won for the pairing of Tom Lacey and Stan Sheppard on a thrilling day of racing in Berkshire.


Williams: 'He is a small horse, but he is such an intelligent jumper'

12 February 2022
Williams: 'He is a small horse, but he is such an intelligent jumper'

Williams: 'He is a small horse, but he is such an intelligent jumper'

12 February 2022

Funambule Sivola finished two-lengths clear of Sceau Royal in the Game Spirit at Newbury


Eldorado Allen could attempt Gold Cup run after Denman Chase glory

12 February 2022
Eldorado Allen could attempt Gold Cup run after Denman Chase glory

Eldorado Allen could attempt Gold Cup run after Denman Chase glory

12 February 2022

The eight-year-old finished two-and-a-quarter lengths ahead of Royal Pagaille, while race favourite Clan Des Obeaux had to settle for third.


Nicholls 'fairly confident' Bravemansgame would secure Newbury win

12 February 2022
Nicholls 'fairly confident' Bravemansgame would secure Newbury win

Nicholls 'fairly confident' Bravemansgame would secure Newbury win

12 February 2022

The seven-year-old extended his unbeaten record over fences to land the Betfair Cheltenham Roarcast Novices’ Limited Handicap Chase.


Robinson take narrow win in Premier Division

12 February 2022
Robinson take narrow win in Premier Division

Robinson take narrow win in Premier Division

12 February 2022

The latest round-up from across the Newbury Netball League as teams continue to fight it out.


Under-9 girls lead the Team Kennet charge

12 February 2022
Under-9 girls lead the Team Kennet charge

Under-9 girls lead the Team Kennet charge

12 February 2022

Team Kennet Juniors took part in the third of the Destination Basingstoke Cross Country League


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