Berkshire News

Reading Borough Council accidentally chops down 800 trees
Tue, 19 Nov 2019 19:11:14 GMT
The saplings had been planted in Palmer Park in Reading by a group of volunteers.

Man repeatedly punched pet dog in face in Newbury
Tue, 19 Nov 2019 17:19:40 GMT
Robert Black was captured on CCTV hitting the animal five times in Victoria Park, Newbury.

M4 Slough: Man hit and killed in lorry crash
Tue, 19 Nov 2019 14:16:35 GMT
The M4 is shut westbound between junctions five and six following a crash in the early hours.

Octogenarian wins £200k 'age discrimination' payout from health trust
Mon, 18 Nov 2019 20:21:44 GMT
A tribunal ruled that Eileen Jolly, 89, had been wrongly treated on the grounds of her age and disability.

Berkshire and Surrey non-medical NHS staff strike over jobs fears
Mon, 18 Nov 2019 13:21:20 GMT
Workers at Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust start a 48-hour walkout over "privatisation" fears.

Mother rescues 'petrified' daughter, 4, after manhole fall
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 17:39:29 GMT
Saffron Walker said her daughter had been left with cuts and bruises after the fall in Burghfield.

Velolife: Injunction against cycling cafe binned
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 20:15:37 GMT
Windsor and Maidenhead council said it had complaints about cyclists gathering at a cafe.

Reading University to end pheasant shooting on its grounds
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 16:30:30 GMT
The decision was made after a campaign by an animal welfare charity.

Aston McLean Williams death: Officer says dad ran towards car
Wed, 13 Nov 2019 19:33:53 GMT
Aston McLean Williams was crushed to death by a police car during a pursuit in Reading in 2014.

Berkshire teachers use therapy to improve student behaviour
Wed, 13 Nov 2019 09:35:27 GMT
Teachers in West Berkshire are using therapeutic learning to try and help students to feel and behave better.

Inside Windsor Castle - 360° video
Fri, 18 Oct 2019 11:00:34 GMT
Get a full 360° view on the interior of Windsor Castle.

Recycling rubbish enables Jana Little to help dog charity
Mon, 23 Sep 2019 23:11:10 GMT
Jana was worried about children having to wade through rubbish - now she turns it into charity cash.

Tilehurst dad with MS walks daughter down the aisle
Wed, 04 Sep 2019 23:10:15 GMT
Steve Barnes had to re-learn to walk for the big day, as part of a trial using the robotic suit.

Royal approval for Berkshire woman's Kenyan charity
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:28:51 GMT
Peter Njuguna was helped by a Berkshire charity that's been adopted by the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.

Twitter 'adopts' a Berkshire grandad following viral video
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 23:01:34 GMT
82-year-old Keith melted millions of hearts when a video of him painting his granddaughter's nails went viral.

Reading scaffolding collapse: Video shows devastation at scene
Thu, 01 Aug 2019 12:43:46 GMT
The scaffolding came down just after 11:15 BST injuring three people.

Women's Super League: Reading 3-3 Bristol City
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 16:06:57 GMT
Bristol City twice fight back from two goals down to rescue a thrilling draw against Reading at Madejski Stadium.

Boreham Wood 2-1 Maidenhead United
Sat, 16 Nov 2019 17:28:18 GMT
Justin Shaibu's late winner sees Boreham Wood beat 10-man Maidenhead 2-1 at Meadow Park in the National League.

European Challenge Cup: Scarlets 20-16 London Irish
Sat, 16 Nov 2019 21:50:53 GMT
Scarlets edge London Irish to open their European Challenge Cup campaign with a 20-16 victory in Llanelli.

Premiership: London Irish run in five tries in win over Leicester
Sun, 10 Nov 2019 17:32:23 GMT
London Irish run in five tries in a bonus-point victory over Leicester in the Premiership.

Reading 3-0 Luton Town: Mark Bowen continues Royals' resurgence with third win in four
Sat, 09 Nov 2019 17:07:00 GMT
Reading continue their resurgence under new manager Mark Bowen as they easily beat Luton Town.