Berkshire News

Thames Valley Police officer's leg amputated after Maidenhead crash
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 13:48:17 GMT
PC Tom Dorman says "members of the public who were at the scene" helped save his life.

Berkshire schoolboy walks miles to fight off bullies
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 13:25:46 GMT
Euan Dalgardo had to move schools after being verbally and physically targeted by pupils.

AWE Aldermaston: Atomic weapons site in staff safety breach
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:24:25 GMT
Management failings resulted in an electrician suffering burns at AWE in Aldermaston, a court hears.

Two arrested after Newbury kebab shop 'fight'
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:55:27 GMT
A white van drove from the scene with garden tools dropping from the vehicle, police said.

Labour calls for ban on early foetus sex test
Sun, 16 Sep 2018 23:58:53 GMT
The party fears the eight-week blood test, available privately, may lead to selective abortions of girls.

Soapbox challenge fundraiser for Royal Berkshire Hospital
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 12:31:25 GMT
The fundraiser featuring homemade carts competing at Englefield Park, Berkshire, was to raise money for a hospital charity.

Drivers' eyesight is being tested in three areas.
Sat, 08 Sep 2018 08:46:03 GMT
The minimum distance motorists' should be able to read at in 20m (65ft).

Berkshire campaign to make tool theft a specific offence
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 11:55:13 GMT
A carpenter wants the law to be changed to deter people from stealing tools from vehicles.

From Mars Bars to Thunderbirds: Eight things Slough gave the world
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 13:50:08 GMT
Slough received its Royal Charter 80 years ago - but what has the Berkshire town given to the world?

Mark East: The man with Britain's best moustache
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 23:11:05 GMT
Mark East won "best in show" at a national awards ceremony - watch how he cultivates his moustache.

Reading v Norwich City (Wed)
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:49:19 GMT
Preview followed by live coverage of Wednesday's Championship game between Reading and Norwich City.