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Transport plea for Ukrainian mission

Transport plea for Ukrainian mission

Transport plea for Ukrainian mission

17 June 2022

A Ukrainian family, collecting items to send back to their war-torn country, are desperately appealing for a vehicle to help them get it all there.


'They are the most motivated group of young people I have ever met...'

'They are the most motivated group of young people I have ever met...'

'They are the most motivated group of young people I have ever met...'

17 June 2022

Asylum seekers staying at the Regency Park Hotel are looking for ways to work and learn says volunteer.


'I don’t go into Pangbourne at night anymore as I don’t feel safe'

'I don’t go into Pangbourne at night anymore as I don’t feel safe'

'I don’t go into Pangbourne at night anymore as I don’t feel safe'

14 June 2022

Bins for litter and dog waste are the things most people in West Berkshire would like to see improved.


Thatcham enjoys Platinum Jubilee celebration fit for a queen

Thatcham enjoys Platinum Jubilee celebration fit for a queen

Thatcham enjoys Platinum Jubilee celebration fit for a queen

13 June 2022

There was plenty of family fun over the weekend as Thatcham came together to celebrate a once in a lifetime event fit for a queen.


Duke of Kent leads Falkland War 40th anniversary procession

Duke of Kent leads Falkland War 40th anniversary procession

Duke of Kent leads Falkland War 40th anniversary procession

12 June 2022

Duke of Kent led a procession in commemoration of 40 years since the end of the Falkland War in 1982.


Thatcham celebrates royal history

Thatcham celebrates royal history

Thatcham celebrates royal history

12 June 2022

History was made this weekend with the Queen celebrating 70 years on the throne but history was also learnt in the Old Bluecoat School.


A look back in pictures

A look back in pictures

A look back in pictures

11 June 2022

It's hard to believe it has already been a week since the Queen's Platinum Jubilee celebrations kicked off in West Berkshire.


War memorial targeted in graffiti incidents

War memorial targeted in graffiti incidents

War memorial targeted in graffiti incidents

10 June 2022

Multiple incidents of graffiti have been reported in Thatcham with concerns that it’s coming from the same individual or individuals.

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Thatcham Mayor's street party surprises

Thatcham Mayor's street party surprises

Thatcham Mayor's street party surprises

09 June 2022

The Mayor of Thatcham has been surprising street parties over the Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday.


A street party fit for a Queen

A street party fit for a Queen

A street party fit for a Queen

09 June 2022

PICTURE SPECIAL: Goring and Streatley put on a 1.3km party to remember for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee.

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Thatcham dancers perform at Buckingham Palace parade

Thatcham dancers perform at Buckingham Palace parade

Thatcham dancers perform at Buckingham Palace parade

08 June 2022

A Thatcham dancing instructor has explained how she and her students ended up dancing at the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee pageant in London.


Rotary Club tackles loneliness

Rotary Club tackles loneliness

Rotary Club tackles loneliness

08 June 2022

A community organisation is doing its bit to tackle loneliness and isolation through technology.


Events lined up for Carers Week

Events lined up for Carers Week

Events lined up for Carers Week

06 June 2022

There will be a number of events running in West Berkshire in aid of national Carers Week.


Asylum seekers share cultural meals in Church event

Asylum seekers share cultural meals in Church event

Asylum seekers share cultural meals in Church event

06 June 2022

The kitchen of a Thatcham Church was filled with flavour on May 21 (Saturday) for a community cohesive cooking event.


Jubilee postbox topper theft won't stop crochet crafter

Jubilee postbox topper theft won't stop crochet crafter

Jubilee postbox topper theft won't stop crochet crafter

04 June 2022

A Thatcham community crafter hasn't let a crochet theft stop her from leaving creative surprises on postboxes and bollards around town.


In pictures: Jubilee beacon lightings across West Berkshire

In pictures: Jubilee beacon lightings across West Berkshire

In pictures: Jubilee beacon lightings across West Berkshire

03 June 2022

Beacon were lit across West Berkshire and North Hampshire for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee last night.


New play area to commemorate Queen's Platinum Jubilee

New play area to commemorate Queen's Platinum Jubilee

New play area to commemorate Queen's Platinum Jubilee

03 June 2022

The Thatcham Memorial Foundation is planning to build the facility in the memorial playing fields.


Watch: Town crier proclamation to Queen begins Jubilee celebrations

Watch: Town crier proclamation to Queen begins Jubilee celebrations

Watch: Town crier proclamation to Queen begins Jubilee celebrations

02 June 2022

In both Newbury and Thatcham, the proclamation was made with the Newbury Town Crier ringing the bell, commencing celebrations.


In Pictures: West Berkshire celebrates Queen's Platinum Jubilee

In Pictures: West Berkshire celebrates Queen's Platinum Jubilee

In Pictures: West Berkshire celebrates Queen's Platinum Jubilee

02 June 2022

The bunting is up and the sun is out in West Berkshire as residents line their streets for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee.


In Pictures: Platinum Jubilee Flypast graces West Berkshire skies

In Pictures: Platinum Jubilee Flypast graces West Berkshire skies

In Pictures: Platinum Jubilee Flypast graces West Berkshire skies

02 June 2022

Many caught a good view of the Red Arrows as they head north from Reading to RAF Fairford.


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