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7 street games kids used to play

04 June 2021
7 street games kids used to play

7 street games kids used to play

04 June 2021

As the NSPCC says outdoor play could help bolster mental health after the pandemic, we look at street games kids often played in the 80s and 90s.


How much do our childhood sweets cost today?

03 June 2021
How much do our childhood sweets cost today?

How much do our childhood sweets cost today?

03 June 2021

How much are you willing to pay for a taste of nostalgia? The cost of some of our favourite sweets has been doubling and tripling in recent years.


Queen’s Platinum Jubilee to be celebrated with national events

02 June 2021
Queen’s Platinum Jubilee to be celebrated with national events

Queen’s Platinum Jubilee to be celebrated with national events

02 June 2021

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee will be celebrated with national events from a live concert to a service of thanksgiving


5 ways to keep your house cool in the heat

01 June 2021
5 ways to keep your house cool in the heat

5 ways to keep your house cool in the heat

01 June 2021

With the warm weather set to continue, but with many of us still working from home, here's how to keep your house cool in this week's heat:


5 easy plants kids can grow this half term

30 May 2021
5 easy plants kids can grow this half term

5 easy plants kids can grow this half term

30 May 2021

JLS star and farmer JB Gil says he loves gardening with his kids. With more sun and no school, here's 5 plants the kids could grow this week:


Which is the best day to pass your driving test?

28 May 2021
Which is the best day to pass your driving test?

Which is the best day to pass your driving test?

28 May 2021

The best day for passing your driving test has been revealed by the DVSA, as thousands of learners wait for new dates after last year's Covid delays.


Sunshine forecast for bank holiday

28 May 2021
Sunshine forecast for bank holiday

Sunshine forecast for bank holiday

28 May 2021

The Met Office predicts West Berkshire will finally get some sunshine over the weekend.


M&S to close more stores after plunging to £201m loss

27 May 2021
M&S to close more stores after plunging to £201m loss

M&S to close more stores after plunging to £201m loss

27 May 2021

Marks & Spencer is set to close more stores after plunging to a hefty loss for the past year after being hit hard by high street lockdowns.


Free offers for National Lottery players

27 May 2021
Free offers for National Lottery players

Free offers for National Lottery players

27 May 2021

From free tickets to food and drink deals, here's how you can claim offers available to National Lottery players next month.


Concerns raised over latest children's craze

27 May 2021
Concerns raised over latest children's craze

Concerns raised over latest children's craze

27 May 2021

Poppers are the latest must-have fidget toy after finding fame on social media but green campaigners say they risk harming the environment.


11 easy ways to cut the family food bill

26 May 2021
11 easy ways to cut the family food bill

11 easy ways to cut the family food bill

26 May 2021

Is the cost of your food shop creeping up as we plan for guests and gatherings? Here's 11 tips for capping the cost of the family food bill.


Cheapest supermarket for branded items revealed

25 May 2021
Cheapest supermarket for branded items revealed

Cheapest supermarket for branded items revealed

25 May 2021

A Which? study of more than 400 food and drink items has revealed which supermarkets are the cheapest and the most expensive for branded goods.


What the great rail revolution means for you

20 May 2021
What the great rail revolution means for you

What the great rail revolution means for you

20 May 2021

The Great British Railways proposal could usher in the biggest changes to our trains for 30 years - but what does it mean for rail users?


The boys and girls names facing extinction

20 May 2021
The boys and girls names facing extinction

The boys and girls names facing extinction

20 May 2021

The names growing in popularity and those fast falling out of favour with new families have been revealed.


People aged 34 and 35 invited for Covid-19 jabs

20 May 2021
People aged 34 and 35 invited for Covid-19 jabs

People aged 34 and 35 invited for Covid-19 jabs

20 May 2021

People aged 34 and over can book their Covid-19 jab from today (Thursday, May 20), the NHS in England has said.


Fraudsters ready to exploit easing of lockdown

15 May 2021
Fraudsters ready to exploit easing of lockdown

Fraudsters ready to exploit easing of lockdown

15 May 2021

Those keen to book holidays, days out or concert tickets as lockdown restrictions ease should be alert to scams and fraudulent deals say experts.


Baby milk shortages causing concern for parents

14 May 2021
Baby milk shortages causing concern for parents

Baby milk shortages causing concern for parents

14 May 2021

Worried parents are struggling to get their hands on two particular types of infant formula milk because of a nationwide shortage.


New restaurant opening in Parkway

13 May 2021
New restaurant opening in Parkway

New restaurant opening in Parkway

13 May 2021

A Mediterranean restaurant specialising in Turkish, Greek and Italian food is opening in Parkway.


Under-40s set to be offered Covid jabs

13 May 2021
Under-40s set to be offered Covid jabs

Under-40s set to be offered Covid jabs

13 May 2021

People aged 38 and 39 the next to be offered their first Covid-19 vaccine, NHS officials have confirmed.


Costa's 50p drinks are back this week

11 May 2021
Costa's 50p drinks are back this week

Costa's 50p drinks are back this week

11 May 2021

Costa has unveiled another 50p drinks deal for customers, as the coffee chain's 50th birthday celebrations continue this week.


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