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28 Mar 2015 15:00 • Francis Batt

New application put in to transform the old Eton College sanitorium

A NEW planning application to transform the old Eton College sanitorium into flats has been put forward by the developers Aitch Construction.

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28 Mar 2015 12:30 • Daniel Whiteway

Hospital staff put their paces in trauma response with help from special effects make-up team

HOSPITAL staff have been put through their paces when it comes to responding to trauma injuries.

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28 Mar 2015 10:00

Schools from Burnham and Slough emerge victorious in enterprise competition

THE cream of East Berkshire’s young business minds were crowned area champions at the home of a telecommunications giant.

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27 Mar 2015 17:30 • Daniel Whiteway

The Westgate School gathers to remember inspirational headteacher Roger Thomas

YELLOW balloons and the sound of applause filled the early morning sky as tributes were paid to a headteacher who turned around the fortunes of a Slough school.

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27 Mar 2015 14:45 • Newsdesk

Charity car wash at Slough Fire Station tomorrow organised by firefighter in memory of his father

A FIREFIGHTER has organised a fundraising car wash in memory of his father.

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27 Mar 2015 11:30 • Daniel Whiteway

Thirsty burglar from Slough jailed after police get his DNA from empty drinks can found at the crime scene

A THIRSTY burglar has been jailed after police used forensics to identify his DNA on a can of fizzy drink he left at the crime scene.

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27 Mar 2015 11:20 • Newsdesk

Police release photo of man they want to speak to in connection with an assault in Slough

A PHOTO has been released of a man police want to talk to in connection with an assault in broad daylight in Slough.

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27 Mar 2015 10:00 • Daniel Whiteway

Thousands show their support in the search for a donor to save father-of-two from Langley

MORE than 2,000 people from across the country have joined the search for a donor to save the life of a 'kind and selfless’ father-of-two diagnosed with a rare form of leukaemia.

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27 Mar 2015 09:30 • Tim Cole

Glittering night celebrates business success

A HOST of business leaders and employees gathered for a glittering awards night to celebrate the skills on show in Slough.

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27 Mar 2015 09:30 • Charlie Faulkner

Fire destroys a much-loved family farmhouse in Langley

A farm house that sits in the middle The Orchards residential park has been destroyed by a fire.

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27 Mar 2015 09:28 • Daniel Whiteway

Slough tops the South East class when it comes to number of 'outstanding' schools with 74% 'outstanding' or 'good' in the Royal Borough

SLOUGH is topping the South East class when it comes to the number of schools ranked as 'outstanding’ by the education watchdog, new figures have revealed.

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26 Mar 2015 14:40 • Daniel Whiteway

Royal Mail staff step in to help in the search for missing Rajan Gill

POSTAL workers have been drafted in in the search for missing Slough man Rajan Gill.

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26 Mar 2015 14:30 • Charlie Faulkner

Call for help in finding missing dog from the Iver area

A female saluki has been missing since the beginning of March.

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26 Mar 2015 14:20 • Daniel Whiteway

Sixth successive 'outstanding' Ofsted for specialist school for children with autism and communications difficulties

A SPECIALIST school for children with autism and communications difficulties has secured its sixth successive 'outstanding’ Ofsted rating.

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25 Mar 2015 17:30 • Francis Batt

Church charity campaigners make plea for utility companies to show more warmth to customers who cannot pay their bills.

CHURCH charity campaigners have urged gas and electricity bosses to show more warmth to customers who cannot pay their heating bills.

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25 Mar 2015 15:19

South West Trains announce plans for £50m worth of improvements on its network

TRAIN users are set to benefit from £50m worth of benefits after an agreement was reached between South West Trains’ owner and the Department for Transport (DfT).

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25 Mar 2015 12:00 • Newsdesk

Pupils charitably walk from Eton Wick to Maidenhead to see the Taplow project they are fundraising for

GENEROUS pupils walked proudly, despite their odd outfits, to raise cash for charity.

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25 Mar 2015 10:00

Work begins in earnest on crucial expansion of Wexham Park Hospital's car parking spaces

WORK to increase car parking at Wexham Park Hospital with more than 500 spaces has begun in earnest.

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25 Mar 2015 09:30 • Daniel Whiteway

10,000 extra Berkshire homes receive superfast broadband as part of £8m project including in Colnbrook, Haymill and Wraysbury

MORE and more homes and businesses in east Berkshire are now receiving high-speed, fibre optic broadband thanks to an £8m project.

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24 Mar 2015 14:15 • Charlie Faulkner

Body found at property in Slough

A MAN'S body was discovered on Friday after a milkman raised the alarm.

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