Latest news stories in Berkshire

Smad Place claims Hennessy Gold Cup
Sat, 28 Nov 2015 16:06:55 GMT
Smad Place, a 7-1 shot trained by Alan King, wins the Hennessy Gold Cup at Newbury.

Town centre tower blocks plan approved
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 14:53:14 GMT
Plans to revamp a shopping centre in Slough and build new flats are approved after years of rejections.

Ambulance service facing £1m fine
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 11:19:36 GMT
The South Central Ambulance Service could be fined £1m for its poor response times and staffing issues, a trust boss says

Corbyn faces threat of resignations
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 11:05:59 GMT
Slough MP Fiona Mactaggart calls Jeremy Corbyn's Labour leadership "weak" amid a party split over his opposition to UK air strikes in Syria.

Man killed after being hit by car
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 21:55:36 GMT
A 73-year-old man is killed after being hit by a car in Slough.

Racecourse bridge open for Gold Cup
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 13:38:46 GMT
A £6.7m traffic-easing bridge opens at Newbury Racecourse in time for the Hennessy Gold Cup this weekend.

VIDEO: Political week in 60 seconds
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 16:41:29 GMT
Peter Henley reviews the region's politics

Elton John to headline Henley bill
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 08:57:31 GMT
Elton John to headline Henley bill

Nottingham Forest 3-1 Reading
Sat, 28 Nov 2015 19:04:22 GMT
Nelson Oliveira's double helps Nottingham Forest to only their second win in 11 games as they beat Reading at the City Ground.

London Irish 15-33 Wasps
Sat, 28 Nov 2015 19:54:48 GMT
Wasps secure a bonus-point victory at Twickenham and consign London Irish to a fifth league defeat of the season.

Clarke dismisses Hector recall talk
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 12:48:00 GMT
Reading manager Steve Clarke dismisses rumours defender Michael Hector will be recalled from his loan from Chelsea.

Franks set for Twickenham reunion
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 08:44:08 GMT
World Cup-winning prop Ben Franks gets set to return to the scene of New Zealand's Twickenham triumph with London Irish.

AUDIO: Steve Clarke previews Reading v Forest
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 13:29:06 GMT
Steve Clarke speaks to BBC Radio Berkshire ahead of their game against Nottingham Forest.

Novakovich joins Cheltenham on loan
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 15:08:48 GMT
Cheltenham Town sign striker Andrija Novakovich on an emergency loan deal from Reading until 2 January.


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