Thu, 18 Aug 2016
IN this week’s Newbury Weekly News, the district has rallied behind fresh calls for a full safety review of the A34 after last week’s horrific crash near East Ilsley brought the road’s death toll to six in just six months.
In other news, Brimpton Olympian Spencer Wilton has spoken of winning a silver medal at the Rio games.
Also this week, a Newbury couple had a surprise delivery when their baby daughter was born on the A339.
Meanwhile, we've got loads of pictures from the weekend's events, including the Rathayatra festival, Will Young at the races, RetroFest and the Newbury Classic Vehicle Show.
In this week’s Hungerford edition of the Newbury Weekly News, A town traders’ spokesman has condemned West Berkshire Council’s decision to abandon its monitoring of footfall in the town.
In Thatcham this week, a schoolteacher completes a gruelling charity ride for one of his pupils and the town council is looking to sell the Priory again.
And on the Hampshire pages, the financial upturn of a Tadley football association – home of Tadley Calleva FC - continues after town councillors give a £7,000 grant application the green light
As always, there’s also a roundup of the week’s entertainment and sport, and of course this week’s £25 free fuel giveaway.