BBC news for Berkshire

Taplow bridge crash car 'exploded in fireball', killing three

Speed contributed to the deaths of Amza Hussain, Faaiz Choudhury and Rajvir Dosanjh, inquest hears.

Royal finances: Where does the Queen get her money?

The Royal Family has opened its books to show how the Queen spent her money last year.

Two injured in 'terrifying' Newbury gas explosion

A gas cylinder exploded in a fire in Newbury that spread to three gardens, a fire service says.

Reading gang-rape investigation closed by police

Thames Valley Police confirmed officers were "no longer investigating an incident of rape".

Covid Updates for Berkshire

Click the the latest news on Covid within Wantage

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Tory whip resigns: I drank too much, I embarrassed myself

Chris Pincher steps down saying he "drank far too much", as a paper reports he groped two men.

Logan Mwangi murder: Mum, stepdad and teen sentenced

A judge says the attack on the "defenceless" Logan Mwangi was "nothing short of horrifying".

Supreme Court limits Biden's power to cut emissions

The landmark ruling curbs federal power to limit greenhouse gas emissions in a setback for President Biden.

Student requests for hardship funding tripled over Covid

Freedom of Information responses suggest the amount of hardship money doubled last year.

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