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Celebrities take part in golf fund raiser for Prior's Court

25 May 2015
Celebrities take part in golf fund raiser for Prior's Court

Celebrities take part in golf fund raiser for Prior's Court

25 May 2015

CELEBRITIES Rory Bremner and Dickie Davies joined teams of golfers last week at Sandford Springs Golf Club in support of autism charity Prior’s…


Greenham playground under threat

23 May 2015
Greenham playground under threat

Greenham playground under threat

23 May 2015

A CHILDREN’S playground in Greenham may be lost to make way for a residential garden – a move some living nearby have branded ‘disgusting’. The…


Night of changes for Greenham Parish Council

23 May 2015
Night of changes for Greenham Parish Council

Night of changes for Greenham Parish Council

23 May 2015

IT WAS a night of changes at Greenham Parish Council’s annual parish meeting on Wednesday night. Chairman Patrick Planterose, who had been standing…


No reprieve for local motorists this bank holiday

22 May 2015
No reprieve for local motorists this bank holiday

No reprieve for local motorists this bank holiday

22 May 2015

THERE will be no reprieve for local motorists this bank holiday as local roadworks will not be lifted for the long weekend. Across the rest of the road…


West Berkshire councillors agree allowance increase

22 May 2015
West Berkshire councillors agree allowance increase

West Berkshire councillors agree allowance increase

22 May 2015

WEST Berkshire councillors have voted to approve an increase in their own allowances of up to 16.5 per cent. The motion was passed by a majority at the…


Three fire engines called to Newbury incident

20 May 2015
Three fire engines called to Newbury incident

Three fire engines called to Newbury incident

20 May 2015

Fire crews are currently attending an incident at a domestic residence at Old Newtown Road. Two fire engines were initially called to the incident, which…


Two major applications up for discussion tonight (Wednesday)

20 May 2015
Two major applications up for discussion tonight (Wednesday)

Two major applications up for discussion tonight (Wednesday)

20 May 2015

Two major proposals affecting both Newbury and Greenham are up for discussion at a West Berkshire Council planning meeting tonight (Wednesday). Councillors…


Headteacher charged with sexual offences involving girls under 13

19 May 2015
Headteacher charged with sexual offences involving girls under 13

Headteacher charged with sexual offences involving girls under 13

19 May 2015

A primary school headteacher who lives in Chieveley has been charged with sexual offences involving two girls aged under 13. Christopher Field, aged…


Kennet School films a sexual health video

19 May 2015
Kennet School films a sexual health video

Kennet School films a sexual health video

19 May 2015

PUPILS at Kennet School, Thatcham, produced their own sexual health video recently as part of a West Berkshire Council project to raise awareness of sexual…


Thatcham woman receives award for mental health work

17 May 2015
Thatcham woman receives award for mental health work

Thatcham woman receives award for mental health work

17 May 2015

A THATCHAM woman has been recognised by a national charity for her “tireless campaigning” for mental health services in West Berkshire. Jackie…


Theale man celebrates 100 years

17 May 2015
Theale man celebrates 100 years

Theale man celebrates 100 years

17 May 2015

THEALE villagers held a special celebration earlier this month as one of its residents turned 100. Ernest Furze hit the milestone on May 1 and around…


New facilities unveiled for air ambulance service

15 May 2015
New facilities unveiled for air ambulance service

New facilities unveiled for air ambulance service

15 May 2015

THE Thames Valley Air Ambulance officially unveiled its upgraded operations base at RAF Benson on Monday, and HRH The Countess of Wessex was there to…


Trinity School student is all set for Harvard

14 May 2015
Trinity School student is all set for Harvard

Trinity School student is all set for Harvard

14 May 2015

THERE were celebrations at Trinity School, Newbury, this week as student John Creed has accepted an offer to study at Harvard University, Massachusetts. John,…


West Berks councillors up for 16.5% increase in allowances

13 May 2015
West Berks councillors up for 16.5% increase in allowances

West Berks councillors up for 16.5% increase in allowances

13 May 2015

West Berkshire Council will decide next week whether to approve recommendations to increase the amount it pays councillors in allowances by 16.5 per cent. A…


Conservative Richard Benyon reflects on Newbury victory

08 May 2015
Conservative Richard Benyon reflects on Newbury victory

Conservative Richard Benyon reflects on Newbury victory

08 May 2015

Newly elected MP for Newbury Richard Benyon has said that he is "incredibly grateful" after securing a majority of 26,368 across the constituency. The…


LIVE Newbury General Election results and reaction

07 May 2015
LIVE Newbury General Election results and reaction

LIVE Newbury General Election results and reaction

07 May 2015

The votes have now been cast and all polling stations are closed for the Newbury parliamentary election. Keep checking our live blog with updates…


General Election 2015: Newbury speaks

07 May 2015
General Election 2015: Newbury speaks

General Election 2015: Newbury speaks

07 May 2015

Newbury Today took to the streets of Newbury this morning (Thursday) to gauge the political mood. Here’s what some local residents had to say. Retired…


LIVE UPDATES: General Election descends on Newbury

07 May 2015
LIVE UPDATES: General Election descends on Newbury

LIVE UPDATES: General Election descends on Newbury

07 May 2015

IT'S election day where people across the district will be voting for their MP in the general election, along with councillors to represent them at West…


Roundabout works on A34/M4 to start this weekend

07 May 2015
Roundabout works on A34/M4 to start this weekend

Roundabout works on A34/M4 to start this weekend

07 May 2015

Sections of the roundabout at the M4 and A34 junction will be closed over several weeks between May and August for bridge maintenance, according to Highways…


Election interview: Judith Bunting

05 May 2015
Election interview: Judith Bunting

Election interview: Judith Bunting

05 May 2015

With just two days to go before the General Election, Newbury Today is re-running interviews with each of the eight candidates standing for the Newbury…


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