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Lib Dems select parliamentary candidate for Newbury

04 August 2016
Lib Dems select parliamentary candidate for Newbury

Lib Dems select parliamentary candidate for Newbury

04 August 2016

Judith Bunting will stand again at next General Election THERE may be another four years until General Election fever kicks off all over again but the…


Time running out for quarry sites consultation

04 August 2016
Time running out for quarry sites consultation

Time running out for quarry sites consultation

04 August 2016

More than 700 hectares ear-marked for potential quarrying TIME is running out, with just two days left to make your views known on West Berkshire Council’s…


More cuts to the most vulnerable school pupils put forward

02 August 2016
More cuts to the most vulnerable school pupils put forward

More cuts to the most vulnerable school pupils put forward

02 August 2016

Facilities for excluded pupils may be slashed MORE cuts to services helping the most vulnerable school pupils are being proposed by West Berkshire Council…


Padworth disabled charity rated "outstanding" by health watchdog

02 August 2016
Padworth disabled charity rated "outstanding" by health watchdog

Padworth disabled charity rated "outstanding" by health watchdog

02 August 2016

Care Quality Commission praises St Luke's Trust A community-based charity which supports people with learning disabilities has been given the highest…


Newbury woman sentenced for spate of thefts

28 July 2016
Newbury woman sentenced for spate of thefts

Newbury woman sentenced for spate of thefts

28 July 2016

Suspended jail term for two-month crime wave A NEWBURY woman has been handed a suspended jail sentence after a two-month thieving spree. Between May and…


Thatcham quarry site set for expansion

28 July 2016
Thatcham quarry site set for expansion

Thatcham quarry site set for expansion

28 July 2016

Grundon submits application ahead of proposed 47 hectare site A WINDING-down quarry near Thatcham may be expanded by some 47 hectares to allow for another…


More than 700 hectares of West Berkshire fields identified as potential quarries

25 July 2016
More than 700 hectares of West Berkshire fields identified as potential quarries

More than 700 hectares of West Berkshire fields identified as potential quarries

25 July 2016

Council identifies sites in minerals and waste extraction sites consultation MORE than 700 hectares of West Berkshire’s green fields could be swallowed…


Two West Berkshire schools first to bid for financial aid grant

25 July 2016
Two West Berkshire schools first to bid for financial aid grant

Two West Berkshire schools first to bid for financial aid grant

25 July 2016

John Rankin and Westwood Farm schools tackling deficit problem Two West Berkshire schools became the first to bid for financial support this year to tackle…


Police appeal after lost bank card used 38 times

23 July 2016
Police appeal after lost bank card used 38 times

Police appeal after lost bank card used 38 times

23 July 2016

CCTV images released after spending spree Thames Valley Police has issued CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to after the fraudulent use of…


What's on Sunday

23 July 2016
What's on Sunday

What's on Sunday

23 July 2016

Lots to do this Sunday across West Berkshire. Prepare to walk the plank as the annual Waterways Festival shores up at Newbury’s Victoria Park. This…


Trident vote passes

19 July 2016
Trident vote passes

Trident vote passes

19 July 2016

Future of West Berkshire's largest employer secured West Berkshire's largest employer was given a welcome boost last night [Monday] after Parliament…


Greenham Control Tower project stalls again

14 July 2016
Greenham Control Tower project stalls again

Greenham Control Tower project stalls again

14 July 2016

Parish council admits "unlikely" to open until at least September GREENHAM Parish Council’s flagship redevelopment of the iconic control tower at…


Looming financial crisis for West Berkshire schools

11 July 2016
Looming financial crisis for West Berkshire schools

Looming financial crisis for West Berkshire schools

11 July 2016

Shortfall predicted to reach more than £6m in just two years A financial crisis for West Berkshire schools, which will impact teaching and learning, is…


Boost for AWE as PM hopeful Theresa May backs "immediate" Trident renewal

07 July 2016
Boost for AWE as PM hopeful Theresa May backs "immediate" Trident renewal

Boost for AWE as PM hopeful Theresa May backs "immediate" Trident renewal

07 July 2016

NIS, however, questions high cost at an estimated £205bn WEST Berkshire’s largest employer has been given a shot in the arm after the front-runner…


Remain rally to march through Newbury

04 July 2016
Remain rally to march through Newbury

Remain rally to march through Newbury

04 July 2016

Anti-Brexit march planned for Saturday An anti-Brexit rally will take place in Newbury on Saturday. The show of solidarity for the failed Stronger In campaign…


Teacher strike set for tomorrow [Tuesday]

04 July 2016
Teacher strike set for tomorrow [Tuesday]

Teacher strike set for tomorrow [Tuesday]

04 July 2016

Walkout planned over pay and conditions Parents across West Berkshire are bracing for disruption tomorrow [Tuesday] ahead of a planned 24-hour teacher…


Mark Ronson to play Newbury Racecourse

30 June 2016
Mark Ronson to play Newbury Racecourse

Mark Ronson to play Newbury Racecourse

30 June 2016

Acclaimed producer and DJ announced for September 17 Acclaimed music producer and DJ Mark Ronson will perform at Newbury Racecourse on Dubai Duty Free…


"Mexican stand-off" leads to road rage

28 June 2016
"Mexican stand-off" leads to road rage

"Mexican stand-off" leads to road rage

28 June 2016

Thatcham man sentenced after refusing to reverse car A Thatcham man appeared in court after a “Mexican stand-off” on a Cold Ash road led to…


Newbury school celebrates leap to "Good" in Ofsted inspection

28 June 2016
Newbury school celebrates leap to "Good" in Ofsted inspection

Newbury school celebrates leap to "Good" in Ofsted inspection

28 June 2016

Robert Sandilands Primary School and Nursery praised by inspectors A Newbury primary school has leapt up a grade from requiring improvement to “good”…


Tory MP condemns racist incidents following EU vote

27 June 2016
Tory MP condemns racist incidents following EU vote

Tory MP condemns racist incidents following EU vote

27 June 2016

Kit Malthouse blasts "disgusting" incidents The MP for North West Hampshire has condemned “disgusting racist incidents” following last…


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