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Junctions 6 for Slough/Windsor and 8/9 for Maidenhead close at 22:00 BST until 06:00 on Monday.

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A bus burst into flames as it was travelling through Binfield Heath.

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It would see the biggest move of the museum's collections since the 1880s.

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Donald Robertson is also sentenced for the kidnap and rape of a 16-year-old girl in 1981.

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PC Hafeez Javeed allegedly touched a female colleague without her consent while he was on duty.

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The underpass at Pangbourne train station features bees, honeycomb and wild flowers.

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The police car crashed into a Volvo as officers pursued another car that failed to stop in Slough.

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The blue-glazed vase had been estimated to sell at auction for between 100,000-150,000.

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A group of women and children are welcomed in Reading after month-long visa wait in Ireland.

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Thames Valley Police says the electric stun guns proved to be "effective" in preventing violence.

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Social media users have posted video and pictures of a fireball over southern England.

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The coalition is set to include 23 Lib Dems, three Labour councillors and two independents.

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Community News

Rural Community Development

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 8th October 2015

Parish Plans and other community participation exercises can provide rural communities with the opportunity of deciding how they want their community to develop in the future. CCB can help in the process by providing expertise.

The Environmental Trust for Berkshire

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 8th October 2015

CCB is responsible for the administration of the Environmental Trust for Berkshire. The Environmental Trust can help local organizations access funds of around £100,000 each year for environmental projects in Berkshire.

 

Community Transport

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 8th October 2015

The West Berkshire Rural Transport Partnership (RTP) covers the area of the West Berkshire Council. The RTP’s aim is to enhance rural transport services in West Berkshire, to secure long term improvement in access to work, services and social activities and to improve access for visitors to the countryside.

 

 

The Community Council for Berkshire

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 8th October 2015

The Community Council for Berkshire (CCB) is one of a national network of independent charities working to overcome social exclusion. The CCB has a particular remit to enhance and enable communities in rural villages and towns.

 

Can you support our Village Halls?

Posted by Administrator : Wednesday 7th October 2015

Help from CCB’s specialist Village Halls Advisor can help community groups or management committees ensure that their village hall plays a central role in the life of the rural community. 

Potholes Giving Local Drivers a Problem

Posted by Administrator : Wednesday 13th March 2013

LEAVING US IN A DITCH? Potholes are becoming more and more of a problem in Berkshire due to a lack of local maintenance funding and the changes in the UK weather. Potholes despite being seen as a miner problem they can affect so many drivers on a daily basis.

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