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THE SOUTH are back playing READING

THE SOUTH are back playing READING – Sub 89 Club on Thursday 16th November! When great British pop institution, The Beautiful South split in 2007, some members of the band didn’t feel ready to hang up their microphones or instruments just yet… The South feature former members of The Beautiful South including singer Alison Wheeler […]

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Bluebird Care Newbury is supporting Self Care Week 2017

Bluebird Care Newbury is supporting this year’s Self Care Week which runs from 13-19th November and is organised by the Self Care Forum.

The Self Care Forum is a UK organisation formed in 2011 …

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Greenham Trust award Robert Sandilands £500 for stepping up for good

Robert Sandilands Primary School have been presented with a cheque for £500 following their participation in Greenham Trust’s Step Up 4 Good 2017 running event. They have chosen to put the funds to …

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Richard Benyon MP calls for an end to “Lawfare”

Richard Benyon, Member of Parliament for Newbury, today called for a statute of limitation to be created for current and formerly armed service personnel.

Richard introduced a 10 Minute Rule Bil …

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REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY PARADE AND SERVICE IN NEWBURY

The Remembrance Sunday Parade and Service will be held in Newbury on Sunday 12 November 2017.

The Remembrance Sunday proceedings will commence with the main parade stepping off at 10.25am from P …

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The Movember foundation

Our fathers, partners, brothers and friends face a health crisis that isn’t being talked about. Men are dying too young. We can’t afford to stay silent.
From humble beginnings in Australia in 200 …

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Live On

To the memory of the fallen and the future of the living

The Royal British Legion provides lifelong support for the Armed Forces community – serving men and women, veterans, and their families.

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Defibrillators in the community

Whilst many have been enjoying their summer, away on holidays and so forth the Heartstart Thatcham team have been busy supplying and organising placement of defibrillators.

The team have worked w …

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The Passchendaele Pin

Every pin tells a tale

Private John Sutherland was only 23 years old when he fought and died at the Battle of Passchendaele 100 years ago. To commemorate the ultimate sacrifice Private Sutherland …

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A Compleat Reunion

Over 400 years of local history came vividly to life this month, as a Newbury family revisited their post war home and shared secrets about the property dating back to the reign of Charles 1.

W …

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Double Celebration for Abbotswood Court Care Home

 

Abbotswood Court Care Home in Romsey celebrates second anniversary and ‘Good’ rating from Care Quality Commission following their most recent inspection

 

Abbotswood Court C …

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David Wilson go pink

Construction staff at David Wilson Homes Southern are dressing to impress for wear it pink this Friday 20th October, to help raise awareness for Breast Cancer Now.

Site and sales staff at David W …

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Carrier bag funding set to help families explore their wild neighbourhood at the Nature Discovery Centre, Thatcham

The Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust and Southern Co-op are joining forces again to help local families get out and about in nature in the My Wild Neighbourhood campaign.

 

Research b …

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Berkshire Maestros celebrates its 35th anniversary!

This week sees the local music education charity Berkshire Maestros celebrate 35 successful years since its incorporation.

The Berkshire Young Musicians Trust (the registered company name of Berk …

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West Berkshire Mencap charity dinner- Indigo Bay

This year, Indigo Bay and Local Buzz magazine are getting together in aid of West Berkshire Mencap and are organising a charitable dinner on Tuesday 24th October.

You can to book your space via Ind …

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Racecourse launches poppy appeal 28th Oct

Worthington’s Armed Forces Raceday takes place on Saturday, 28 October 2017

 

For a tenth consecutive year, Newbury Racecourse will welcome members of the Armed Forces and Royal British L …

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Go Green Taxis 8th Birthday – October 2017

From celebrations to decorations, Go Green Taxis are toasting 8 years of success this month. From staff who have been with the company from the beginning to the latest recruits, every birthday marks a …

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Campaign for Dignity in Dying

ASSISTED DYING
Assisted dying allows a dying person the choice to control their death if they decide their suffering is unbearable. It is illegal in the UK.
The campaign for assisted dying.

We ca …

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Sainsbury’s Newbury raises £1,219 for local charities

Sainsbury’s Newbury has raised £1219 for 3 different local charities.

Volunteers from PALS, and the local branches of Guide Dogs for the Blind and Parkinsons UK were in store at the weekend hold …

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Newbury Schools in heated debates?

Newbury Town Council is delighted that the town’s sixth form schools have agreed to take part in their Debating Competition during the Council’s Local Democracy Week programme.

 

Park H …

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