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Camps: Celebrating a century in the heart of the town

Camps: Celebrating a century in the heart of the town

Camps: Celebrating a century in the heart of the town

25 September 2021

The award-winning department store at the heart of Newbury celebrates its centenary this autumn.


Town's best kept allotments crowned

Town's best kept allotments crowned

Town's best kept allotments crowned

23 September 2021

Newbury’s best kept allotments have been praised in an award ceremony in Victoria Park.


First Battle of Newbury remembered in minute silence on battle fields

First Battle of Newbury remembered in minute silence on battle fields

First Battle of Newbury remembered in minute silence on battle fields

21 September 2021

Commemorations were paid to those lost at the First Battle of Newbury.


Sunflower spectacular helps lift the gloom

Sunflower spectacular helps lift the gloom

Sunflower spectacular helps lift the gloom

18 September 2021

A Brightwalton couple are bringing a smile to faces and raising some money for charity at the same time.


Newbury Showground will not be sold

Newbury Showground will not be sold

Newbury Showground will not be sold

14 September 2021

Newbury Showground will not be sold following a showdown between the board and membership of the Newbury and District Agricultural Society.


Here's how you can celebrate the Queen's platinum jubilee

Here's how you can celebrate the Queen's platinum jubilee

Here's how you can celebrate the Queen's platinum jubilee

11 September 2021

Buckingham Palace has asked residents to lend a hand in making the Queen's jubilee celebrations special.


List: Seven West Berkshire food outlets with the lowest food hygiene ratings

List: Seven West Berkshire food outlets with the lowest food hygiene ratings

List: Seven West Berkshire food outlets with the lowest food hygiene ratings

10 September 2021

Seven food outlets in West Berkshire have been told to make sure food is safe to eat.


Peace camp remembered

Peace camp remembered

Peace camp remembered

09 September 2021

There were emotional reunions at the weekend as hundreds gathered on Greenham Common to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the peace camp.


One horse harmed each day over summer, says the RSPCA

One horse harmed each day over summer, says the RSPCA

One horse harmed each day over summer, says the RSPCA

08 September 2021

One horse or pony is harmed deliberately on average each day during the summer months, according to the latest cruelty figures released by the RSPCA.


Greenham Common peace camp remembered 40 years on

Greenham Common peace camp remembered 40 years on

Greenham Common peace camp remembered 40 years on

04 September 2021

Events will take place at Greenham Common this weekend to mark the 40th anniversary of the peace protests that captured the world's attention.


West Berks hotels to host Afghan evacuees

West Berks hotels to host Afghan evacuees

West Berks hotels to host Afghan evacuees

03 September 2021

Evacuees from Afghanistan will begin arriving in West Berkshire this weekend.


Pop star Will Young shares his feelings with West Berkshire charity

Pop star Will Young shares his feelings with West Berkshire charity

Pop star Will Young shares his feelings with West Berkshire charity

15 August 2021

Pop star Will Young attended Time to Talk West Berkshire's orienteering fundraiser.


Fundraising star honoured by award

Fundraising star honoured by award

Fundraising star honoured by award

05 August 2021

Friday was a special day for Newbury’s 105-year-old fundraising sensation Ruth Saunders as she received her Points of Light award.


Persimmons help for period poverty

Persimmons help for period poverty

Persimmons help for period poverty

25 July 2021

A West Berkshire project will continue to fight period poverty after receiving a grant from a regional housebuilder.


Lindsey bids farewell to policing

Lindsey bids farewell to policing

Lindsey bids farewell to policing

24 July 2021

One of West Berkshire’s longest serving police officers has bid farewell to the uniform.


Slang words your kids use you may need to understand

Slang words your kids use you may need to understand

Slang words your kids use you may need to understand

23 July 2021

Are you left scratching your head at some of the slang words kids use? From 'lit' to 'yeet' and acronyms like PAW and PITR, we're here to translate.


Help Foodbank feed 400 children this summer

Help Foodbank feed 400 children this summer

Help Foodbank feed 400 children this summer

19 July 2021

A West Berkshire charity is appealing for the public’s help in feeding those in financial crisis over the summer.


Call for changes to allergy labelling

Call for changes to allergy labelling

Call for changes to allergy labelling

13 July 2021

A Newbury couple have started a petition to add more food items to UK allergen labelling rules.


Meeting your life-saver

Meeting your life-saver

Meeting your life-saver

10 July 2021

A Newbury man reunited with the woman who saved his life to commemorate the one year anniversary of the event.


Tofe makes the most of new life in Newbury

Tofe makes the most of new life in Newbury

Tofe makes the most of new life in Newbury

02 July 2021

As a young teenager Tofe Mohammed was arrested after protesting at his school in Ethiopia. He told Newburytoday his story.


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