26 Mar 2015 12:00

Men in Wokingham live longest in good health

Men in Wokingham will spend the longest time in good health according to an official report.


25 Mar 2015 16:28

Arborfield Garrison planning application submitted to planners today

A THRIVING village could soon replace the famous Arborfield Garrison. Planners meet today at Wokingham Borough Council’s extraordinary planning committee to discuss proposals that will transform the soon-to-be-vacated army site, in Biggs Lane, into a new village with two new schools, supermarket, new road links and at least 2,000 new homes.


25 Mar 2015 15:14

In this week's News (March 25)

In the News this week find out about the bullies who burnt a classmates GCSE coursework, 22 families facing eviction by the council, Royal Ascot's contribution to the local fashion industry and much more.


24 Mar 2015 17:30

Primary pupils welcome a princess to their classroom

STUDENTS at Wheatfield Primary celebrated a special visit from a Disney princess.


23 Mar 2015 15:00

Man sentenced for illegal West Africa shipping

A Wokingham shipping company has been fined and its director handed a prison sentence for attempting to illegally ship used electronics to West Africa.


23 Mar 2015 09:00

Pawsome winner at crufts

A 13-year-old girl has a tale to tell after she and her dog won their category at Crufts.


21 Mar 2015 12:30

High hopes for a rosier future for ponies abandoned in field

The future is looking brighter for ponies that have been rescued from a field by the Coppid Beech Hotel.

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21 Mar 2015 09:30 • Alex Drury

Concerns raised over Elms Field plans

Fresh concerns are being raised over the planned development of Elms Field, Wokingham.


20 Mar 2015 15:53 • Alex Drury

'My heart broke into a million pieces': Mum's video campaign to increase leave for bereaved parents goes viral

A MOTHER’S campaign to increase compassionate leave for bereaved parents has gone viral.

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19 Mar 2015 12:30

Wokingham man mixing it up for Reading Half Marathon

A WOKINGHAM veteran will be running the Reading Half Marathon with a 22kg cement mixer on his back.


19 Mar 2015 09:30

Arrests in human trafficking investigation

Details have just been released of the people arrested in the human trafficking raids on Tuesday.


18 Mar 2015 11:57 • Louise Hill

Youngsters come out on top in latest unemployment figures for Bracknell and Wokingham

THE number of people unemployed in Bracknell and Wokingham has fallen yet again, with young people doing particularly well in getting a job.


17 Mar 2015 12:30

Wokingham kids are least needy in the country

CHILDREN living in Wokingham need the least help from social services, official figures have revealed.

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17 Mar 2015 11:46

Arrests in human trafficking investigation

NAIL bars and residential addresses have been targeted in a major human trafficking investigation.


11 Mar 2015 09:30 • Alex Drury

More green space planned for Elms Field

Wokingham could have more green space in the heart of the town under plans now out for consultation.

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10 Mar 2015 17:30

Businesses evacuated following fire in Wokingham

SEVERAL businesses in Wokingham were evacuated today (Tuesday) after a fire began in between two buildings.


8 Mar 2015 13:00

Matthewsgreen gets go-ahead for 760 homes

PLANNERS have agreed outline planning permission for a controversial new housing estate at Matthewsgreen Farm, Wokingham.


8 Mar 2015 09:00

Woman returns home to find Norreys Avenue flat on fire

A WOMAN returning home to feed her cats was met with smoke and fire billowing from her first floor flat.


7 Mar 2015 09:30 • Alex Drury

Traders warn market's 'days are numbered' due to council fees and charges

Traders are warning that Wokingham Market’s days are numbered as they struggle to make a living.

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6 Mar 2015 17:19

Man sentenced after stealing nearly £2m

A man who stole nearly £2m to fund his online gaming habit has been sentenced to five years in prison.


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