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Wokingham dance instructor 'Footloose' and fancy free in lead role at workshop

1 Mar 2015 09:30

A Wokingham dance instructor was jumping for joy when she was chosen to lead a three-day London dance workshop.

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Bracknell's Charlie Brown prepares for boxing debut

1 Mar 2015 09:30

A BRACKNELL boxing trainer believes he has a real star on his hands as his young talent prepares for his ring debut.

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Table sale and a cuppa help finance mobility scooters for vulnerable in Bracknell

28 Feb 2015 16:30

A TEA party and table-top sale helped raise more than £100 for a scheme which provides mobility scooters for the elderly and disabled.

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Majority of older people in Wokingham want to remain in own home, report states

28 Feb 2015 13:30

EXPERTS say the population is getting older – well it is certainly true in Wokingham.

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Daring pair from Bracknell to tackle treacherous rally

28 Feb 2015 09:30

A PAIR of intrepid adventurers will take on a 10,000-mile pan-continental road trip later this year, all in the name of charity.

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Construction to start on Bracknell town centre next month

27 Feb 2015 16:30

CONSTRUCTION of Bracknell's new town centre will begin next month, it was announced at a ceremony today.

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PGA Championship prize fund increased as Rory McIlroy prepares to defend Wentwoth 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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FOOTBALL ROUND-UP: Finchampstead FC ship eight goals in heavy defeat

27 Feb 2015 13:00

FINCHAMPSTEAD, weakened by injury and unavailability, were on the receiving end of one of their heaviest Hellenic League defeats in recent years on Saturday, losing 8-0 at Old Woodstock Town.

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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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Oye Yes Santana: Review by Mike Swift

27 Feb 2015 09:30

A SOLD out Norden Farm in Maidenhead played host to the ‘incredible’ Carlos Santana tribute band Oye Santana on Saturday night.

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