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1 Aug 2014 10:30 • Andy Wilkins

Cheques sent to the council 'have gone missing' in alleged business rate fraud

CHEQUES sent to the council to pay for business rates 'have gone missing’ with claims they are being fraudulently cashed.

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1 Aug 2014 08:30

First World War commemoration events

We have collated a list of First World War commemoration events across the region.

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31 Jul 2014 16:00 • John Dickens

Updated: Hospital trust revokes licence to store human tissue after concerns out of date bones were used in hip replacement surgery

A CRISIS-HIT hospital trust has revoked its licence to store human tissue following concerns over out-of-date bones being used in hip replacement surgery.

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31 Jul 2014 15:30

Berkshire firefighters to again strike on eight consecutive days

FIREFIGHTERS across Berkshire will strike on eight consecutive days starting next weekend as their pensions row with the Government rumbles on.

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31 Jul 2014 14:30 • Andy Wilkins

Windsor fire station to be up and running before Christmas

THE town’s new fire station will be up and running before Christmas.

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31 Jul 2014 12:30 • Andy Wilkins

Keepy-uppy champion wins his weight in beer

MANY football fans across the world were drowning their sorrows after disappointing displays at this summer’s World Cup, but one fan had reason to celebrate after winning a keepy-uppy competition.

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31 Jul 2014 10:40 • Newsdesk

Man who died following collision with unattended vehicle at hospital named

A MAN who died following a collision with an unattended vehicle at a hospital has been named.

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30 Jul 2014 16:00 • Andy Wilkins

Schools set for funding boost through government funding

SCHOOLS in the Royal Borough are set for a £2.5m funding boost as part of a government funding programme.

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30 Jul 2014 14:00 • Andy Wilkins

No appeal over Rolf Harris sentencing as it was not deemed 'unduly lenient'

THE Attorney General has decided that Rolf Harris’ sentencing was not 'unduly lenient’ and will not be referred to the Court of Appeal.

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30 Jul 2014 12:30 • Andy Wilkins

New project to increase disabled participation in sport launched

A NEW three year project to increase disabled participation in sport has been launched.

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30 Jul 2014 10:00 • Andy Wilkins

Business case being drawn up by council leaders for increased government flood funding

A BUSINESS case is being drawn up by council leaders to attract increased government funding to prevent flooding on the River Thames.

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30 Jul 2014 08:30 • Newsdesk

Woman taken to hospital after three-car smash closes road

A WOMAN was cut from her car after suffering injuries in a three-car smash.

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29 Jul 2014 16:00 • Nicole Zandi

Sealed Knot Society draws in tourists for public ceremony

TOURISTS stopped to take a snap of soldiers leading the public re-dedication ceremony of a book given to The Queen for her Silver Jubilee in 1977.

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29 Jul 2014 14:27 • Andy Wilkins

Governors vote to support hospitals merger

GOVERNORS of two hospital trusts at the centre of a potential merger have voted to support the transaction.

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29 Jul 2014 14:00

Residents and workers have their say on entertainment in Maidenhead

LIVE music performances and food and drinks festivals topped the vote in a survey on gaps in Maidenhead’s entertainment mix.

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29 Jul 2014 11:30 • Newsdesk

Man sentenced to 30 months in prison for drugs offences

A MAN has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for drugs offences.

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28 Jul 2014 16:00 • Tim Cole

Help us to secure the Theatre Royal's future with the Behind You campaign

THE Observer has launched a campaign to help secure the future of the Theatre Royal in Windsor.

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28 Jul 2014 14:35 • Andy Wilkins

Man dies after collision with unattended vehicle at hospital

A MAN has died following a collision with an unattended vehicle at a hospital.

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28 Jul 2014 14:30

TV chef Tom Kerridge joins our search for Berkshire's Best Young Chef

A MICHELIN-STARRED chef is hoping to inspire the next generation as he joins the search for the county’s most talented young cooks.

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28 Jul 2014 12:30 • Nicole Zandi

School dedicates last week of term to art extravaganza

A SCHOOL celebrated for its creative curriculum dedicated the last week of term to art.

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