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Third arrest made in connection to fatal Colnbrook hit-and-run

A third person has been arrested in connection to the fatal hit and run of a 18-year-old man.

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Owners of Colnbrook village pub sell site after 23 years

The owners of a Colnbrook pub have announced they have sold the site after 23 years in the village.

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Family of Adam Bouaziz killed in Colnbrook hit-and-run release tribute

The family of an 18-year-old who was tragically killed in a hit-and-run has paid tribute to his life.

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£140million to be pumped into Elizabeth Line to fix issues

Network Rail has announced a plan to address issues on the Elizabeth line west of Paddington.

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Experts say motorway driving should be mandatory in lessons

Motoring experts are calling for learner drivers to experience motorway driving on their lessons and during their tests.

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The huge scale of Slough Borough Council's debt revealed

The scale of Slough Borough Council’s debt it has amassed has been revealed, as it equates to almost £3,000 per resident and £430 million in total

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Future of Hurley cricket club in doubt after flooding ruins club house

A cricket club is once again battling the aftermath of flooding 10 years after major repairs were needed to save its clubhouse.

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Cookham bridge re-opening 'on track' for March completion

The six-month closure of a key travel route between Berkshire and Buckinghamshire is nearing its end.

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'Ignorance is no excuse': Slough student fined £360 for flytipping

A student has been convicted of flytipping after claiming he was unaware it was an offence.

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New 'swimming spots' scheme could leave locals bathing in raw sewage

The UK’s bathing water forecasts need urgent improvement to prevent beach goers from swimming in sewage without warning, a new study has shown.

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Victim of Colnbrook hit-and-run named amid fundraising efforts

A "hard working" man with his whole life ahead of him has tragically lost his life in a hit-and-run.

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'Gunman' arrested in Sunningdale - after police helicopter response

A man was arrested and a gun seized by police following an incident involving armed police and a helicopter.

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Man sentenced for stealing in Windsor Royal Shopping Centre

Following a Thames Valley Police investigation, a man has been sentenced for a robbery in Windsor.

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Cigarettes and cash stolen from Slough shop as staff 'pinned down'

A thief has made off with cash and a cardboard box full of cigarettes from a shop on the Wexham Road.

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Red flood warnings released for Berkshire with house flooding expected

A number of red flood warnings have been released across Berkshire with the government advising homeowners to be vigilant and take precautions if necessary.

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BBC Three Things You Should Have Done full cast list

Lucia Keskin leads the cast of the new BBC Three comedy series Things You Should Have Done, which she also created.

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Two hour delays on Bath Road A4 Maidenhead to Slough

Despite a road closure in Slough recently reported as only causing minor delays for drivers, a woman has said that she has been waiting for over an hour and 30 minutes in a traffic queue.

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Prince William pulls out of memorial service at Windsor Castle

The Prince of Wales will no longer attend the memorial service of the late King Constantine of Greece at Windsor Castle today.

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Traffic delays on Bath Road as roadworks start at Maidenhead bridge

Commuters are experiencing heavy traffic this morning as temporary traffic lights hold up traffic at Maidenhead bridge.

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Plan to replace vacant Ascot bungalow with six homes quashed

A plan to demolish a bungalow that has been vacant for nearly 10 years in a rural part of Ascot and replace it with six new homes has been quashed.