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Cuts package pushed through

Cuts package pushed through

Cuts package pushed through

04 March 2011

Final nail in coffin for many youth clubs and day centres as budget gains approval WITH neither party willing to give an inch over a series of last-minute…


Fairtrade Fortnight launched in Thatcham

Fairtrade Fortnight launched in Thatcham

Fairtrade Fortnight launched in Thatcham

04 March 2011

A service and tree planting were held to mark the occasion and kick start two weeks of events around the town FAIRTRADE Fortnight was launched in Thatcham…


Fewer pupils get first choice secondary school

Fewer pupils get first choice secondary school

Fewer pupils get first choice secondary school

04 March 2011

The percentage of West Berkshire pupils offered a place at their preferred school is down on last year FEWER pupils in West Berkshire have gained entry…


Hydro project comes under scrutiny

Hydro project comes under scrutiny

Hydro project comes under scrutiny

04 March 2011

A public meeting was held in Newbury on Monday over plans to create a hydroelectric facility in the town PLANS to kickstart a hydroelectric facility in…


Kingsclere toddler group's new home

Kingsclere toddler group's new home

Kingsclere toddler group's new home

04 March 2011

Kingsclere pre school forced to seek new site for toddler session A KINGSCLERE pre-school has become so desperate for space that it is preparing to move…


Martial arts in Headley

Martial arts in Headley

Martial arts in Headley

04 March 2011

Headley becomes the place to go for those wishing to learn martial arts HEADLEY has become a hub for people in the area wishing to learn the martial arts. Among…


'Mortified' woman settles unpaid meal bill

'Mortified' woman settles unpaid meal bill

'Mortified' woman settles unpaid meal bill

04 March 2011

Our report leads to happy ending for pub ONE of two women suspected of cheating a pub out of a slap-up meal has apologised and paid up after Newburytoday.co.uk…


Museum plans for Old Bluecoat School?

Museum plans for Old Bluecoat School?

Museum plans for Old Bluecoat School?

04 March 2011

The charity behind the school has enlisted a fundraiser to help raise the £400,000 needed for refurbishments PART of the Old Bluecoat School could be…


New headteacher at Whitelands Park School

New headteacher at Whitelands Park School

New headteacher at Whitelands Park School

04 March 2011

Joan Blofeld has been handed the post at the Thatcham school after nine years as the deputy headteacher WHITELANDS Park Primary School has appointed a…


Pupils enjoy Parkway tour

Pupils enjoy Parkway tour

Pupils enjoy Parkway tour

04 March 2011

About 40 pupils from Speenhamland Primary School were shown around the development this week CHILDREN from a Newbury school were given a tour of the town's…


Refuel on us

Refuel on us

Refuel on us

04 March 2011

The Newbury Weekly News has launched a competition offering readers the chance to win £50 petrol each week DO you want to win £50 of petrol? Newburytoday.co.uk's…


Rotarians help build school halfway round globe

Rotarians help build school halfway round globe

Rotarians help build school halfway round globe

04 March 2011

The least we could do to give youngsters better start in life. BUSINESSMAN Allan Snook recently returned from a holiday in South Africa with a mission…


Town has problem with "long and short term parking"

Town has problem with "long and short term parking"

Town has problem with "long and short term parking"

04 March 2011

Pub licensee says business is being "strangled" A HUNGERFORD publican told this week how his business is being “strangled” by commuters parking all day…


Body found near Silchester

Body found near Silchester

Body found near Silchester

03 March 2011

Police say the death of a man found on Monday, believed to be from the village, is not suspicious POLICE are not treating the death of a man whose body…


Bradfield College considers selling land

Bradfield College considers selling land

Bradfield College considers selling land

03 March 2011

Part of the land, which is in an area of outstanding natural beauty, could be developed for residential housing BRADFIELD College is considering selling…


CCTV review will go ahead

CCTV review will go ahead

CCTV review will go ahead

03 March 2011

West Berkshire Council will carry out a review of the transfer of the CCTV control room WEST Berkshire Council is to carry out a review of the transfer…


Ghosts at The Jack O'Newbury? Watch the video...

Ghosts at The Jack O'Newbury? Watch the video...

Ghosts at The Jack O'Newbury? Watch the video...

03 March 2011

Manageress Summer Lancaster claims there is a ghost present at the pub after some spooky events at the weekend HAS the ghost said to haunt one of Newbury's…


Hungerford footbridge plans approved

Hungerford footbridge plans approved

Hungerford footbridge plans approved

03 March 2011

After a 70-year wait, the plans for a new bridge in the town were unanimously approved last night (Wednesday) THE 70-year-old problem of Hungerford's…


New powers for council over lap dancing clubs?

New powers for council over lap dancing clubs?

New powers for council over lap dancing clubs?

03 March 2011

West Berkshire councillors will vote whether to adopt new legal powers at a full council meeting tonight (Thursday) ANY prospective lap dancing clubs…


Roadworks round up

Roadworks round up

Roadworks round up

03 March 2011

Newburytoday.co.uk brings you the latest roadworks affecting roads in West Berkshire Roadworks on A4 Chapel Street, Thatcham, at the Park Lane junction. Northbrook…


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