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What’s on in West Berkshire this week

What’s on in West Berkshire this week

What’s on in West Berkshire this week

22 February 2024

A soul and blues concert, a half marathon and a sustainability event are just a few of the things going on your area this week.


Missing Thatcham man found safe and well

Missing Thatcham man found safe and well

Missing Thatcham man found safe and well

22 February 2024

A man who was missing from Thatcham has been found.


Teacher caught with indecent images of children

Teacher caught with indecent images of children

Teacher caught with indecent images of children

22 February 2024

A primary school teacher caught with sexual images of children has been barred from the profession for life.


Motorist sentenced for fleeing crash scene

Motorist sentenced for fleeing crash scene

Motorist sentenced for fleeing crash scene

22 February 2024

A motorist fled the scene of an accident after crashing into four cars.


Baby loss certificates for parents who lose a pregnancy before 24 weeks

Baby loss certificates for parents who lose a pregnancy before 24 weeks

Baby loss certificates for parents who lose a pregnancy before 24 weeks

22 February 2024

Parents who lose a baby before 24 weeks of pregnancy can apply for a formal certificate from today that will acknowledge the loss of their child.


Valuable antique doll collection estimated at half a million goes under the hammer today

Valuable antique doll collection estimated at half a million goes under the hammer today

Valuable antique doll collection estimated at half a million goes under the hammer today

22 February 2024

SAS auction of Austin Smith and his late partner Margaret Harkins’ collection is expected to realise £500,000.


School remains with no heating, lighting and hot water

School remains with no heating, lighting and hot water

School remains with no heating, lighting and hot water

22 February 2024

A Newbury school remains without heating, lighting and hot water, as pupils are accommodated in classrooms across the town.


Vaping among West Berks pupils increases

Vaping among West Berks pupils increases

Vaping among West Berks pupils increases

22 February 2024

A new report says that the number of children vaping in the West Berkshire area has significantly increased year on year.


NWN Best in Business Awards 2024 shortlist announced

NWN Best in Business Awards 2024 shortlist announced

NWN Best in Business Awards 2024 shortlist announced

22 February 2024

The shortlist has been announced for the Newbury Weekly News Best in Business Awards 2024.


New café owner keen to show off crispy, fluffy chips

New café owner keen to show off crispy, fluffy chips

New café owner keen to show off crispy, fluffy chips

22 February 2024

Surf ‘n’ Fries opened at the beginning of this month and is already making a splash on the local scene.


‘It is our job to shut the loopholes down, it is their job to find them.’

‘It is our job to shut the loopholes down, it is their job to find them.’

‘It is our job to shut the loopholes down, it is their job to find them.’

22 February 2024

Thatcham Town Council has weighed in on recently revised plans for chalets at Hambridge Lake.


Spend an evening with Rick Stein

Spend an evening with Rick Stein

Spend an evening with Rick Stein

22 February 2024

The multi-award winning chef, restaurateur, writer and presenter dishes up 50 years of memories on UK tour.


Temporary traffic lights on A339 turned off says AA

Temporary traffic lights on A339 turned off says AA

Temporary traffic lights on A339 turned off says AA

21 February 2024

Temporary traffic lights that have caused delays on the A339 have been turned off.


Newbury woman arrested as part of Basingstoke drugs bust

Newbury woman arrested as part of Basingstoke drugs bust

Newbury woman arrested as part of Basingstoke drugs bust

21 February 2024

A woman from Newbury is one of nine people who were arrested during a pre-planned drugs operation in Basingstoke.


Winter concert makes its way to Thatcham

Winter concert makes its way to Thatcham

Winter concert makes its way to Thatcham

21 February 2024

Fancy doing something different this weekend?


Warning issued as West Berkshire braces for 70mph winds and heavy rain

Warning issued as West Berkshire braces for 70mph winds and heavy rain

Warning issued as West Berkshire braces for 70mph winds and heavy rain

21 February 2024

High winds and heavy rain are expected to sweep West Berkshire tomorrow (Thursday).


Work continues to make Newbury school ‘fully operational’

Work continues to make Newbury school ‘fully operational’

Work continues to make Newbury school ‘fully operational’

21 February 2024

Pupils at a Newbury primary school have returned to face-to-face teaching today after a water leak caused chaos in their classrooms over half term.


Woman sentenced for danger dog attack which severed finger

Woman sentenced for danger dog attack which severed finger

Woman sentenced for danger dog attack which severed finger

21 February 2024

A woman has been given a suspended prison sentence after her dog bit off part of a victim’s finger.


£50k Dragons’ Den success for EV chargers

£50k Dragons’ Den success for EV chargers

£50k Dragons’ Den success for EV chargers

21 February 2024

An electric charging start-up has won the support of a Dragon – after being trialled in West Berkshire.


Thames Valley Police wants to build a hub in Thatcham

Thames Valley Police wants to build a hub in Thatcham

Thames Valley Police wants to build a hub in Thatcham

21 February 2024

Thames Valley Police wants to build a logistics hub in Thatcham.


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