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Trish Lee joined the Newbury Weekly News in 1999 after a career in the arts. She is arts editor, news sub editor and feature writer.

Giant dominoes to tumble through town at 3pm

25 June 2022
Giant dominoes to tumble through town at 3pm

Giant dominoes to tumble through town at 3pm

25 June 2022

4,500 toppling blocks will surge through the streets, crossing parks, buildings and the canal.


Goring and Streatley enjoy glorious GAP Festival

25 June 2022
Goring and Streatley enjoy glorious GAP Festival

Goring and Streatley enjoy glorious GAP Festival

25 June 2022

3,370 tickets booked for admitted festival events, and a further 3,500 seats for its Jubilee street party celebrations too.


Pangbourne Choral: It's good to be back

25 June 2022
Pangbourne Choral: It's good to be back

Pangbourne Choral: It's good to be back

25 June 2022

The show goes on for choral society despite Covid setback.


Inkpen author on Wainwright Prize longlist for nature writing

24 June 2022
Inkpen author on Wainwright Prize longlist for nature writing

Inkpen author on Wainwright Prize longlist for nature writing

24 June 2022

Nicola Chester's On Gallows Down in contention for prize to be judged by Ray Mears.


Photography student is one to watch

24 June 2022
Photography student is one to watch

Photography student is one to watch

24 June 2022

'My portrait work often looks at identity, music and fashion'


An unforgettable show

23 June 2022
An unforgettable show

An unforgettable show

23 June 2022

In the Weeds heads for Edinburgh Fringe Festival this summer.


Horrible Histories bring Terrible Tudors to Newbury

23 June 2022
Horrible Histories bring Terrible Tudors to Newbury

Horrible Histories bring Terrible Tudors to Newbury

23 June 2022

Henry VIII, along with his many wives and Queen Elizabeth I, are on their way to Newbury.


Auctioneer's hammer comes down at £54,560 for dolls house

22 June 2022
Auctioneer's hammer comes down at £54,560 for dolls house

Auctioneer's hammer comes down at £54,560 for dolls house

22 June 2022

19th-century dolls house sold by SAS, acquired for the Soltau Play Museum in Germany.


Harmony's Summer Serenade returns with a Ukrainian guest

22 June 2022
Harmony's Summer Serenade returns with a Ukrainian guest

Harmony's Summer Serenade returns with a Ukrainian guest

22 June 2022

After a two-year pandemic absence, violinist Helen Page, pianist Oliver Williams and choir Harmony are back with their summer concert.


Rare bear fetches £22,320 at Newbury auction

21 June 2022
Rare bear fetches £22,320 at Newbury auction

Rare bear fetches £22,320 at Newbury auction

21 June 2022

Black Steiff is one of only 494 from a special order made for the UK in 1912, after Titanic disaster.


Great Sunday Times review for Gill Hornby's new Austen novel, catch her in Hungerford tonight

21 June 2022
Great Sunday Times review for Gill Hornby's new Austen novel, catch her in Hungerford tonight

Great Sunday Times review for Gill Hornby's new Austen novel, catch her in Hungerford tonight

21 June 2022

Gill Hornby in conversation about her new Austen novel Godmersham Park at Herongate tonight (Tuesday).


Drama award for Compton Players

21 June 2022
Drama award for Compton Players

Drama award for Compton Players

21 June 2022

Original Playwrighting Award 2022 for Helen Saxton's In Her Defence.


Les Mis vocalist next Honesty Live free event

21 June 2022
Les Mis vocalist next Honesty Live free event

Les Mis vocalist next Honesty Live free event

21 June 2022

Singer songwriter at Hungerford's Herongate on Thursday.


Classic Gingerbread Man tale with a modern twist

20 June 2022
Classic Gingerbread Man tale with a modern twist

Classic Gingerbread Man tale with a modern twist

20 June 2022

'By far the best kids show I've seen for a while'.


Public invited to lay flowers to mark second anniversary of Forbury Gardens attack

20 June 2022
Public invited to lay flowers to mark second anniversary of Forbury Gardens attack

Public invited to lay flowers to mark second anniversary of Forbury Gardens attack

20 June 2022

Ceremony today (Monday, June 20) to remember victims of the attacks in the park on 20 June 2020.


Berkshire Printmakers' Paolozzi-inspired silk screen workshops at The Base

20 June 2022
Berkshire Printmakers' Paolozzi-inspired silk screen workshops at The Base

Berkshire Printmakers' Paolozzi-inspired silk screen workshops at The Base

20 June 2022

Husband and wife team Berkshire Printmakers running two silk screen printing workshops in the Lookout Studio at The Base, Greenham.


Dolls house could fetch £20,000 at Newbury auction

19 June 2022
Dolls house could fetch £20,000 at Newbury auction

Dolls house could fetch £20,000 at Newbury auction

19 June 2022

SAS has an interesting auction of Dolls and Teddy Bears this week including a lot of Belsen dolls.


Showpoppers at The Base, Greenham

19 June 2022
Showpoppers at The Base, Greenham

Showpoppers at The Base, Greenham

19 June 2022

General Dynamic F.U.N.: prints by Eduardo Paolozzi at The Base, Greenham, review by LIN WILKINSON.


1996 Battle of Newbury bypass protests play under way

18 June 2022
 1996 Battle of Newbury bypass protests play under way

1996 Battle of Newbury bypass protests play under way

18 June 2022

Camp Albion on rural tour prior to run at Watermill.


Support your local indy bookshop

18 June 2022
Support your local indy bookshop

Support your local indy bookshop

18 June 2022

Independent Bookshop week kicks off today (Saturday, June 18) and runs to next Saturday.


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