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The shot smashed through the window of a pub and hit a man in the face.

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Heathrow cancels a quarter of flights and the Port of Calais is shut as freezing conditions continue.

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Experiencing a child's traumatic past could help parents understand their behaviour.

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Dr Anne Latto received the qualification 36 years after receiving her first degree.

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Gladys Goodwin, 91, died in a crash with PC James Dixon, who appeared in Sky TV programme Road Wars.

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On a Berkshire farm, some sociable turkeys converse with the farmer who rears them before Christmas.

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Yattendon Estates in Berkshire sells 80,000 trees a year to some of the UK's biggest retailers.

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Coffee shops are starting a scheme to persuade drinkers to use reusable cups to help the environment.

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The treats in store at the Fox and Hounds have won it two dog-friendly awards in one year.

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Jade became a parent to her nine-year-old brother after their father died.

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Preview followed by live coverage of Monday's Championship game between Reading and Cardiff City.

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Saracens v Clermont Auvergne in the Champions Cup is postponed after succumbing to the wintry conditions, while WSL 1 fixtures and racing are also affected.

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Community News

Community Clean Up

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 14th March 2013

BRUSHES AND MOPS AT THE READY! Many members of our community make their mark on our local streets by joining various local Berkshire cleaning initiatives throughout the community in a bid to keep our parks, streets, roads and pavements looking clean and look after.


Healthy Eating Tips For Local Families

Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013

KEEP THE WHOLE FAMILY IN TIP TOP SHAPE. Family life can be hectic and keeping up with the fast pace of it can be difficult, which also means having regular healthy meals can be easier said than done.

Avoid Your Home Flooding

Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013

BE PREPARED OR AT LEAST HAVE YOUR ARM BANDS READY. Flooding can be devastating for home owners but some simple tips could prevent heartbreaking and costly repairs. It is important that you understand about your property and local areas, so you can be aware of any potential flooding problems in the future.


Getting Involved In The Community

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 10th March 2013

ARE YOU INVOLVED IN THE COMMUNITY? Despite the economic downturn in recent years we have seen it has really raised the local people of the communities’ spirits and brought a feeling of togetherness.

Keeping Our Local Parks Clean

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013

GET THE MOST OUT OF LOCAL CLEAN UP’s. We all know it is awful when we see parks, beaches and riversides strewn with litter. It is bad for our children, us, our pets, plants, local wildlife and our Berkshire community.

Avoid The Local Cowboys

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 28th February 2013

HOW EASY IS IT TO SPOT A LOCAL COWBOY TRADER? There are numerous reasons why cowboy builders get away with their bad practices and carry on working in the community such as people not asking for verified references, no signed contract, not obtaining at least 3 other quotes to compare, clients naturally go for the cheapest quote and some residents or businesses are impatient and choose not to wait for the best builder.

Local Weather

Maximum Temperature: 2C (36F), Minimum Temperature: -5C (23F), Wind Direction: Northerly, Wind Speed: 11mph, Visibility: Poor, Pressure: 983mb, Humidity: 89%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 07:59 GMT, Sunset: 15:54 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 1C (34F), Minimum Temperature: -3C (27F), Wind Direction: West South Westerly, Wind Speed: 4mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1009mb, Humidity: 87%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:00 GMT, Sunset: 15:54 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 7C (45F), Minimum Temperature: 3C (37F), Wind Direction: South Westerly, Wind Speed: 11mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 999mb, Humidity: 91%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:01 GMT, Sunset: 15:54 GMT

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