BBC news for Berkshire

Ice halts Southampton-Woking and Reading-Ascot trains

Passengers across the South are being warned of disruption lasting until midday.

Reading Film Theatre blames Covid for closure after 50 years

Reading Film Theatre says dwindling audiences could "naturally be attributed to Covid-19 concerns".

Colby Lawton death: Man sentenced for murdering baby son

James Lawton is sentenced to a minimum of 17 years in prison for killing his one-month-old baby.

Ex-Newbury PC would have been sacked for racist comments

A disciplinary panel has found PC Perry Greenhalf made racist and homophobic comments whilst on duty.

BBC news for Berkshire

Ice halts Southampton-Woking and Reading-Ascot trains

Passengers across the South are being warned of disruption lasting until midday.

Reading Film Theatre blames Covid for closure after 50 years

Reading Film Theatre says dwindling audiences could "naturally be attributed to Covid-19 concerns".

Colby Lawton death: Man sentenced for murdering baby son

James Lawton is sentenced to a minimum of 17 years in prison for killing his one-month-old baby.

Ex-Newbury PC would have been sacked for racist comments

A disciplinary panel has found PC Perry Greenhalf made racist and homophobic comments whilst on duty.

Covid Updates for Berkshire

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

BBC Front Page News

Covid in Scotland: Six cases of Omicron variant identified

Some of the people identified are thought to have caught the virus variant in the community.

Covid: JCVI scientists to announce decision on booster rollout

A reduction in time between doses and extending the scheme to younger age groups could be approved.

Omicron: Australia pauses next phase of border reopening

Prime Minister Scott Morrison says a two-week delay to the latest reopening plans is "necessary".

Ava White: Boy, 14, in court accused of girl's murder in Liverpool

The teenager is charged with murdering 12-year-old Ava White, who was stabbed in Liverpool.