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Richard Benyon MP calls on Chancellor to keep pubs afloat

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Newbury MP Richard Benyon has joined with representatives of the UK’s beer drinkers, pub goers, brewers and publicans to urge the Chancellor to keep pubs afloat in the Autumn Budget.   Richard Benyon was one of more than 50 MPs to add their voice to the campaign, calling on the Chancellor to give serious consideration […]

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Bluebird care supports Macmillan’s Coffee Morning.

Bluebird Care Newbury is supporting Macmillan Cancer Support this September by raising awareness of their “World’s Biggest Coffee Morning” campaign.
 
Research by Macmillan revealed that in …

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Newbury in bloom 2017 winners announced

The 2017 Newbury in Bloom Presentation evening took place at the Corn Exchange, Newbury on 19 September 2017. The Mayor of Newbury, Cllr David Fenn, together with the sponsors presented the awards to …

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Getting Theale Green into Tech

July saw the exciting final of Education Business Partnership’s (EBP) three-day programme where they joined Westcoast, one of the UK’s largest IT distributers, at Theale Green School to engage wit …

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Greenham: One hundred years of war and peace

Audiences of around 8,000 attended last weekend’s outdoor, community arts event, Greenham: One Hundred Years of War and Peace which brought to life some of the extraordinary moments of Greenham Comm …

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West Berkshire champion 2017

We all know someone that goes the extra mile for the good of others and their community. We also know that much of this work goes unnoticed.
West Berkshire Council wants to acknowledge and thank those …

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Josh Dugdale – new patrol for West Berks Mencap

West Berkshire Mencap has announced its newest charity patron – Josh Dugdale.
 The filmmaker and owner of the Wasing Estate joins a list of famous patrons including actor Lorraine Chase and celebri …

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Pangbourne Celebrates Retirement

Do you host an activity or run a club suitable for the young at heart in our village?
Would you like to find out about what’s on offer for you to enjoy in our community?
Come along and join us for t …

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Journey far and wide with Hungerford’s Literary Festival

Friday, 13 October to Sunday, 15 October 2017
 
This year’s Hungerford Literary Festival, which runs from 13 to 15 October, is inspired by the theme of Journeys.
Emma Milne-White who curates the fe …

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NEWBURY IN BLOOM JUDGING 2017

Newbury in Bloom judges has now visited all of the 42 entries received from local businesses, primary schools, places of worship, allotments, community projects and almshouses.
Councillor Sarah Greena …

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Thatcham Floods – 10 Years On

Richard Benyon MP, visited the Flood Alleviation building site at Tull Way in Thatcham yesterday.
He spent time finding of the construction of the scheme, which is well underway and speaking to the v …

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Sensory Garden created by local support is now fully accessible

The Sensory Garden at West Berkshire Council’s Hungerford Resource Centre is now fully accessible. The garden was created for the centre’s customers following a fundraising campaign and invaluabl …

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Politicians, Journalists, Historians, Peace Protesters and Local People Feature in a Series of Four Fascinating Talks Linked to Greenham: One Hundred Years of War and Peace.

The fascinating and at times turbulent history of Greenham Common will be explored during a series of five talks linked to the large-scale, outdoor community arts event Greenham: One Hundred Years of …

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#TheBigEvent Guest Speaker Christopher Ganley on My Life-changing Incident

“I joined the army in 2006 and was a soldier in 1st battalion the Rifles. I served in the Falkland Islands just after my 18th birthday and was deployed to my first tour of Afghanistan in 2008. After …

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Daisy’s Dream charity celebrates 21 years of helping bereaved children

Berkshire charity Daisy’s Dream is celebrating 21 years of supporting bereaved children this year. Set up in 1996, the charity was started by local resident Penny Lowe following the unexpected d …

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Southampton Ladies Circle First Charity Event involving the Community at Wild Lime Bar!!

On Sunday 13th August, Southampton Ladies Circle partnered up with Matt Ferris and the incredible team from The Wild Lime Pub to host an amazing Charity Night at the Races in aid of Endometriosis UK L …

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West Berkshire Mencap charity dinner

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 Indigo …

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South East success at Lord’s Taverners National Junior Championships

On Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th August talented junior wheelchair basketball players from across England and the Home Countries took part in the two-day Lord’s Taverners National Junior Championship …

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Care provider gets glowing report for high standards

A leading home and live-in care provider have been recognised for the high standards and quality of services they provide across West Berkshire.
Bluebird Care received an inspection from the Care Qual …

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Thames Valley Kings awarded Clubmark accreditation

The Thames Valley Kings have recently been successful in gaining Clubmark accreditation and were presented with their Clubmark award on Sunday 30th July at British Wheelchair Basketball’s Nation …

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