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Matters of the heart: Question mark over defibs in old phone boxes

Matters of the heart: Question mark over defibs in old phone boxes

Matters of the heart: Question mark over defibs in old phone boxes

Moves to get more defibrillators in the district’s old phone boxes go before West Berkshire health officials.

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Council throwing compost give-away

Council throwing compost give-away

Council throwing compost give-away

There will be a compost giveaway event later this month where West Berkshire residents will be able to pick up soil conditioner for free.


Police catch Streatley speeders

Police catch Streatley speeders

Police catch Streatley speeders

Police officers conducted speed enforcement checks in Streatley on Friday, May 13 and found 6 speeding offenders in a single 90 minute period.


Woolhampton's‘unwanted creeping urbanisation’

Woolhampton's‘unwanted creeping urbanisation’

Woolhampton's‘unwanted creeping urbanisation’

Woolhampton says its existence as a village is under threat from ‘unwanted creeping urbanisation’


New direction for period poverty campaign

New direction for period poverty campaign

New direction for period poverty campaign

An initiative set up by a Hampstead Norreys mother and daughter to tackle period poverty has reached another “heartbreaking” milestone.


Village art exhibition makes nearly £5,000

Village art exhibition makes nearly £5,000

Village art exhibition makes nearly £5,000

An art exhibition put on by Pangbourne Rotary Club last weekend was a great success, with 44 paintings selling for the sum of nearly £5,000.


Ladies loos open after years of fundraising

Ladies loos open after years of fundraising

Ladies loos open after years of fundraising

A newly renovated public ladies toilet opened in Pangbourne following years of a local charity campaigning for the convenience’s survival.


Village road closure angers residents

Village road closure angers residents

Village road closure angers residents

Hampstead Norreys residents were angered by a road closure that disrupted their morning school runs on Monday.


Village café plans split residents

Village café plans split residents

Village café plans split residents

Burghfield Common residents are divided over plans for a temporary cafe to be built on the corner of the village’s Recreation Ground.


Fire station says avoid woods between Burghfield and Mortimer following large blaze

Fire station says avoid woods between Burghfield and Mortimer following large blaze

Fire station says avoid woods between Burghfield and Mortimer following large blaze

A fire took place in woods between Mortimer and Burghfield on Sunday.


Tree felling plan for The Chase

Tree felling plan for The Chase

Tree felling plan for The Chase

The National Trust is asking for views on its plans to chop down trees in a Woolton Hill nature reserve.


Road closures this month

Road closures this month

Road closures this month

A number of Pangbourne roads will be closed, at various times, this month.


Chieveley Chase back up and running

Chieveley Chase back up and running

Chieveley Chase back up and running

Hundreds of people turned out as the Chieveley Chase made a welcome return.


Rejected plans resubmitted

Rejected plans resubmitted

Rejected plans resubmitted

Controversial plans for 16 homes at Woolhampton have been resubmitted


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