22 February 2024
A new report says that the number of children vaping in the West Berkshire area has significantly increased year on year.
16 February 2024
A West Berkshire resident has been awarded this year’s Specialist Housing Champion award by A2Dominion for his “fantastic” community work.
12 February 2024
Buttercup the wooden cow has been back in West Berkshire schools, helping to spread the word about healthy breakfasts.
08 February 2024
A Covid-19 booster jab will be offered to millions of patients in the spring and for the first time more children will be offered an extra vaccine.
01 February 2024
People power has won a victory for the Willows Edge Care Home which was due to be closed by the council.
30 January 2024
People will be jumping into action to help raise funds for a small cancer charity after the organiser’s husband received a devastating diagnosis.
30 January 2024
Disposable vapes are to be banned, under new plans unveiled by the Government, but what does the ban mean and when will it come into force?
02 January 2024
Air quality is improving in Newbury and Thatcham according to latest figures.
28 December 2023
As the new year approaches Fair Close Centre is encouraging residents to set themselves a goal – and go for it!
27 December 2023
A cancer charity has received a generous donation this Christmas.
22 December 2023
A Newbury mental healthcare facility has had its rating raised from good to outstanding following a recent Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspection.
18 December 2023
UPDATE: The power has now been restored to the Royal Berkshire Hospital but it remains ‘incredibly busy’
16 December 2023
Flu season is ‘officially underway’ say government health officials who are urging those yet to get their flu jab to come forward.
10 December 2023
Health officials have issued a warning to families going abroad after a high number of tourists were struck down with food poisoning in Turkey.
03 December 2023
A school is celebrating another year of academic achievement.
01 December 2023
A charity quiz is celebrating its 200th outing tomorrow (Saturday) night.
28 November 2023
A former pupil is realising her childhood dream to teach – at the same school she studied at.
15 November 2023
Experts say they now believe children should get a chickenpox vaccine on the NHS and here’s why:
08 November 2023
A West Berkshire sewage treatment works will be upgraded earlier than planned.
07 November 2023
A nurse’s bike has been stolen.