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Thatcham company joins support for automatic braking system

27 May 2014
Thatcham company joins support for automatic braking system

Thatcham company joins support for automatic braking system

27 May 2014

THATCHAM company is leading the fight to persuade the Government to encourage the uptake of automatic braking cars. Some 60 lives could be saved and there…


Stockcross gardens open their gates for charity

25 May 2014
Stockcross gardens open their gates for charity

Stockcross gardens open their gates for charity

25 May 2014

THREE gardens in Stockcross are opening from this weekend to raise funds for charity.Rookwood Farmhouse and Springfield Cottage are opening their gates…


Thatcham man - "Britain's unluckiest punter" - misses out on £10m

23 May 2014
Thatcham man - "Britain's unluckiest punter" - misses out on £10m

Thatcham man - "Britain's unluckiest punter" - misses out on £10m

23 May 2014

A Thatcham man woke on Sunday to the reality that a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to win a staggering £10m payout on a racehorse bet had slipped from…


Newbury development takes one step closer

23 May 2014
Newbury development takes one step closer

Newbury development takes one step closer

23 May 2014

A 20-YEAR-old saga to re-develop a town centre site has taken another twist with a new application for the high rise re-development of Sterling Industrial…


Thatcham Harriers celebrate new sponsor with winning start

23 May 2014
Thatcham Harriers celebrate new sponsor with winning start

Thatcham Harriers celebrate new sponsor with winning start

23 May 2014

Thatcham Town Harriers Lightning squad and their coaches have recently scored the sponsorship of Robbie Sadler and Rob King of Hermitage-based RSK Plum-bing…


Don’t forget to vote in Euro elections today

22 May 2014
Don’t forget to vote in Euro elections today

Don’t forget to vote in Euro elections today

22 May 2014

ELECTIONS to the European Parliament take place in West Berkshire today (Thurs). Voting in West Berkshire will be for the 10 MEPs who will represent the…


Thatcham and Colthrop Level Crossings to close for track inspection works

21 May 2014
Thatcham and Colthrop Level Crossings to close for track inspection works

Thatcham and Colthrop Level Crossings to close for track inspection works

21 May 2014

THATCHAM and Colthrop Level Crossings are due to be closed overnight on Monday (26). Both level crossings will be closed from 10.30pm until 5.30am the…


West Berks businesswomen celebrate networking group's 5th birthday

21 May 2014
West Berks businesswomen celebrate networking group's 5th birthday

West Berks businesswomen celebrate networking group's 5th birthday

21 May 2014

BUSINESSWOMEN at the West Berkshire Athena Network helped celebrate the fifth anniversary of the region’s first group this week. Regional director of…


DJs Annie Mac and Pete Tong to perform at The Racecourse Newbury

20 May 2014
DJs Annie Mac and Pete Tong to perform at The Racecourse Newbury

DJs Annie Mac and Pete Tong to perform at The Racecourse Newbury

20 May 2014

INTERNATIONAL DJs, Annie Mac and Pete Tong, are to perform at The Racecourse Newbury over the summer. Queen of dance music Annie Mac and iconic Pete Tong…


Dispersal order set for Thatcham town centre to tackle ASB

20 May 2014
Dispersal order set for Thatcham town centre to tackle ASB

Dispersal order set for Thatcham town centre to tackle ASB

20 May 2014

A DISPERSAL order has been placed on parts of Thatcham town centre in a bid to tackle anti-social behaviour in the town. The implementation of the order…


Thatcham's new mayor sworn in at ceremony

20 May 2014
Thatcham's new mayor sworn in at ceremony

Thatcham's new mayor sworn in at ceremony

20 May 2014

THATCHAM'S new mayor and deputy were sworn in at an official ceremony on Sunday afternoon. Gary Johnson, a Liberal Democrat ward member for Thatcham West,…


Thatcham man to skydive for MS Society

19 May 2014
Thatcham man to skydive for MS Society

Thatcham man to skydive for MS Society

19 May 2014

A THATCHAM man is taking part in a skydive to raise funds for a charity close to his heart. Dean Kingston, aged 20, of Paynesdown Road, is taking part…


Larger renal unit sought by West Berks hospital

19 May 2014
Larger renal unit sought by West Berks hospital

Larger renal unit sought by West Berks hospital

19 May 2014

A NEW application has been submitted for a larger renal unit at West Berkshire Community Hospital. Last September, Newbury and Thatcham Hospital Buildings…


Row brewing over Kennet Leisure Centre bill

19 May 2014
Row brewing over Kennet Leisure Centre bill

Row brewing over Kennet Leisure Centre bill

19 May 2014

THE bill to Thatcham taxpayers for the running cost of Kennet Leisure Centre has come in more than £6,000 over budget. However, Thatcham Town Council…


Dog of the Week

18 May 2014
Dog of the Week

Dog of the Week

18 May 2014

THE Dogs Trust, Newbury is hoping someone can give this dog a pawfect home. This week’s dog is two-year-old Terrier cross, Flare, who arrived at Dogs…


Great and good of Thatcham rewarded with Civic Awards

17 May 2014
Great and good of Thatcham rewarded with Civic Awards

Great and good of Thatcham rewarded with Civic Awards

17 May 2014

THREE of the good and the great of the community were rewarded for their hard work at the Civic Awards on Friday. Thatcham mayor Mike Cole, who presented…


Cold Ash pub to close ‘for foreseeable future', after kitchen fire

17 May 2014
Cold Ash pub to close ‘for foreseeable future', after kitchen fire

Cold Ash pub to close ‘for foreseeable future', after kitchen fire

17 May 2014

THE SPOTTED Dog in Cold Ash will remain closed “for the foreseeable future” after a serious fire on Tuesday. Fire crews from across two counties spent…


Calls for education on substance abuse after nine-year-old sent for treatment

16 May 2014
Calls for education on substance abuse after nine-year-old sent for treatment

Calls for education on substance abuse after nine-year-old sent for treatment

16 May 2014

A COUNCILLOR says he will push West Berkshire Council to do more to encourage drink and drug education schools, in response to figures released which…


Newbury College open day tomorrow (Saturday)

16 May 2014
Newbury College open day tomorrow (Saturday)

Newbury College open day tomorrow (Saturday)

16 May 2014

NEWBURY College is hosting an open day tomorrow (Saturday) which feature activities for all the family. Between 10am and 1pm, the students will showcase…


Euro election debate tonight (Thurs)

15 May 2014
Euro election debate tonight (Thurs)

Euro election debate tonight (Thurs)

15 May 2014

REPRESENTATIVES from eight of the parties hoping to win your vote at next week's European election will square up in Newbury this evening (15) as they…


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