BBC news for Berkshire

Wokingham housing development rejected by council

Wokingham Borough Council rejected proposal after mass objections from residents.

Hurst villagers attempt to break largest stick horse parade record

The parade saw riders set off on a hack around the village in a bid to break the record.

Harry Gration: Tributes pour in for Ex-BBC Look North presenter

A round of applause by cricket fans at Headingley was among the tributes to the "Yorkshire legend".

Lauren Laverne pulls out of Glastonbury after her mother dies

The presenter says she is "utterly heartbroken", adding "Mam, I love you forever".

Covid Updates for Berkshire

Click the the latest news on Covid within Wantage https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-51768274

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Friends pay tribute to woman killed by stranger

Zara Aleena, who was killed in east London on Sunday, "lit up the whole room".

Texas migrant deaths: At least 46 found dead in abandoned truck

The victims were discovered on the outskirts of San Antonio, 250km from the US-Mexican border.

Census: Population of England and Wales grew 6% in a decade

Last year's census shows one of the biggest population rises ever recorded.

Alex Scott: I will carry on despite sexist abuse

The TV presenter and ex-England defender says she feels a "responsibility to change perceptions".

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