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UPDATE: Fire crews tackle 'significant' Priestwood house fire

4 Mar 2015 14:30 • Alex Drury

Fire crews were scrambled to a Priestwood house fire this morning.

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Thousands of pounds raised for family after mother passes away days before new life in the States

4 Mar 2015 14:09 • Louise Hill

A MOTHER’s sudden and unexpected death just 12 days before she began a new life in America has led to a flood of well-wishers donating thousands to help her ‘heartbroken’ family.

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Second arrest in the Peach Street attack

4 Mar 2015 13:30 • Alex Drury

A second person has been arrested in relation to the Peach Street attack.

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In this week's News (March 4)

4 Mar 2015 11:00

Overrunning roadworks have led to an extra eight months of delays for motorists, resident's speak out after three years without reliable hot water and an ex-mayor looses his bid to run for re-election.

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Crews tackle Priestwood blaze

4 Mar 2015 09:30

Fire crews from Bracknell and Wokingham are combating a house fire in Priestwood.

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Williams name Wokingham man as new Chief Financial Officer

3 Mar 2015 17:30

WILLIAMS’ new chief financial officer believes the racing team will continue its competitive form on from last season.

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Ascot United FC bow out of FA Vase after quarter-final defeat at AFC St Austell

2 Mar 2015 14:15

ASCOT United’s bid to reach the FA Vase semi finals for the first time in their history was dashed after a 3–2 defeat away to AFC St Austell.

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PGA Championship prize fund increased as Rory McIlroy prepares to defend Wentworth crown

1 Mar 2015 06:30

THE world-class field in this year’s BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth will compete for more prize money than ever before after the purse was increased to €5 million for the 61st edition of the European Tour’s flagship event.

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Ascot Heath run riot at Lily Hill Park

28 Feb 2015 10:30

IT WAS third time lucky at Lily Hill Park last Friday as numerous schools from across the Borough competed in the Bracknell Forest Schools Cross County Relays.

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Coach Karl Roberts rallies troops ahead of Crowthorne RFC title decider

27 Feb 2015 14:30

CROWTHORNE RFC head coach Karl Roberts is urging his players to “step up to the plate” as they prepare for a potentially title-deciding clash at Risborough on Saturday.

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Paul McGrotty tells Ascot United FC players to 'have no regrets' ahead of FA Vase quarter final against AFC St Austell

27 Feb 2015 14:00 • Paul Carey

ASCOT United assistant manager Paul McGrotty has urged his side to make history on Saturday by advancing to the FA Vase semi-finals.

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Binfield FC manager Roger Herridge targets league and cup success

27 Feb 2015 13:30

​BINFIELD FC manager Roger Herridge is targeting a top four finish and at least one piece of silverware by the end of the season, writes Dave Wright.

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War story that grips audiences

28 Feb 2015 09:30

Peter Duncan, Edmund Wiseman and Emily Bowker head the cast of the national tour of Rachel Wagstaff’s stage play Birdsong, adapted from the novel by Sebastian Faulks.

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Escape into a world of dreams

27 Feb 2015 09:30

IT is always hard to critique a ballet performance because perhaps where as with comedians you could start with “well my five year old makes me laugh more” or with an actor there is the the possibility of them “over-acting” or in some cases “under-acting”.

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Whiteway's Watching: The Casual Vacancy

27 Feb 2015 09:30

AS ANY local newspaper reporter will moan to you about, parish council meetings can sometimes be a bit dull and only very rarely does the death of a parish councillor open a can of worms big enough for renowned angler, the late Ivan Marks, to never have to pop to the tackle shop ever again.

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Maximum electronic sounds

21 Feb 2015 09:30

ACCLAIMED electronica duo Man Without Country bring their UK tour to Berkshire following the release of their new album Maximum Entropy.

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First night review: Sleeping Beauty by Vienna Festival Ballet

4 Mar 2015 09:30

HIGH up in the balcony she rests her chin on her hands. The lights go down and her eyes open wide.

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