31 Oct 2014 17:30

Fireworks events set to go with a bang

SPECTACULAR firework displays will light up the skies across Bracknell, Wokingham and Ascot as thousands gather to ‘remember, remember the fifth of November’.

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31 Oct 2014 14:30

It’s medals galore for the best of Berkshire cricket

IT WAS a great night for Peppard Stoke Row Cricket Club when the Berkshire Cricket League held its annual awards dinner at the Goring & Streatley Golf Club with more than 140 guests attending.

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31 Oct 2014 11:30

High-flying Crowthorne RFC pick up bonus point after impressive win

CROWTHORNE got back on the winning track with a hard-fought victory at Aldermastion in the Berks Bucks & Oxon Championship on Saturday.

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31 Oct 2014 10:30

Firefighters to strike for four days over long-running dispute

FIRE crews across Berkshire will strike for four days from tonight (Friday) as a result of a long-running dispute with the Government over pensions and working arrangements.

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30 Oct 2014 16:30

Brilliant Bracknell RFC destroy Bournemouth

A SCINTILLATING second half display saw Bracknell put Bournemouth to the sword with a 65-24 victory in National Three South West on Saturday.

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30 Oct 2014 15:00

Offenders from Bracknell and Ascot arrested for failing to show up at court

THREE men from Bracknell and Ascot have been arrested for failing to show up in court thanks to a Thames Valley-wide police operation.


30 Oct 2014 10:30

Spooky activities available for youngsters in Binfield this weekend

SPOOKY treasure hunts and face painting are just a number of activities available at a Halloween fun weekend in Binfield.

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29 Oct 2014 17:45

Family pays tribute to 'very generous man' who was killed on the M4

THE family of a man who died on the M4 has paid tribute to a 'very generous man'.


29 Oct 2014 14:30

In this week's News (Wednesday October 29)

PICK up a copy of this week's Bracknell News to find out why Great Hollands residents are having to contend with rats in their homes, Priestwood residents are in shock after a man set fire to himself in the street and we give a full and comprehensive list of firework events from across the area.

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29 Oct 2014 13:30

Sandhurst burglary left two men in hospital

THREE men have been arrested after a burglary in Sandhurst left two men in hospital.


29 Oct 2014 09:45

Part of London Road, Wokingham, to remain shut for another month

PART of a busy main road out of Wokingham will remain closed for an extra month for sewage repairs.

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28 Oct 2014 17:30

Thief jailed for spate of burglaries including Harmans Water raid

A BURGLAR has been jailed for two years after admitting to a series of burglaries, including an incident in Harmans Water.


28 Oct 2014 16:30

Santas wanted from Swinley Forest charity dash

THE much-loved Santa Dash through Swinley Forest will be even bigger and better this year.

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28 Oct 2014 09:15

Turnover rates in Bracknell schools bring a 'fresh approach', say head teachers

HEADTEACHERS have defended turnover rates for teaching staff among Bracknell Forest schools, despite some schools having to replace nearly half of their teaching staff during a school year.

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27 Oct 2014 15:30

Great Hollands shop burgled

A FOUR-FIGURE sum's worth of cigarettes was stolen from a convenience store in Great Hollands at the weekend.


27 Oct 2014 13:00

Suspected drug dealer arrested following car crash

A 21-YEAR-OLD man from Bracknell has been arrested of drug offences after he crashed into a bollard last week.


27 Oct 2014 13:00

Murder victim was thrown from car on M4

Father of two Mark Pilgrim was killed on the M4 after being thrown from a moving vehicle and left to die in the road, murder squad detectives said today.

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27 Oct 2014 13:00

Firefighters to go on strike again in build up to Guy Fawkes night

FIREFIGHTERS will go on strike again as part of the ongoing pension dispute with the Government.

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27 Oct 2014 09:00

Zakk, 4, takes his first steps after 'miracle' surgery

LIFE-CHANGING surgery for a four-year-old boy with severe disabilities has been hailed a miracle by those supporting him.

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26 Oct 2014 16:30

Sparks will fly at beginning of Ascot Racecourse's Jumps season

RACEGOERS are in for one of the region’s biggest fireworks spectaculars at Ascot that will raise thousands of pounds for good causes.

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