West Berkshire


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West Berkshire

a unitary authority in S England, in Berkshire. Pop.: 144 200 (2003 est.). Area: 705 sq. km (272 sq. miles)
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Having spent his career in locations such as Slough, Croydon and Reading Jim was determined to continue his career in the more salubrious surroundings of the West Berkshire countryside, creating technical career opportunities for the local area in the process.
I'm really pleased with passing that as I left school at 14," says Chris, originally from West Berkshire but now lives in Grangetown with his wife, Nadine, and their children, Billie-Jayne, seven, Lacey, five, and Skylar, two.
Oxfordshire Theatre Company turn up the temperature tonight with the Watermill West Berkshire Playhouse for comedy stage treat Some Like It Hotter.
The virus, which causes birth defects and abortions in sheep and cattle, has now been confirmed in Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex, Kent, East and West Sussex, Hertfordshire, Surrey, Hampshire, Wiltshire and Cornwall, West Berkshire, Gloucestershire and on the Isle of Wight.
TWO youngsters from Cardiff Roller Collective's Artistic Skating club achieved glory at the West Berkshire roller skating competition at Northcroft Leisure Centre in Newbury last weekend.
The 59-year-old, referred to as "C", who suffers from gender identity dysphoria and cannot be named for legal reasons, had challenged a decision of West Berkshire Primary Care Trust (PCT) not to provide the money.
The only councils ahead of it were Newcastle upon Tyne (231) and West Berkshire (228), with other Midland authorities Birmingham in fifth place with 176 cases and Sandwell tenth with 135.
Miss C, who began hormone treatment 12 years ago, says she was left in physical and psychological limbo by West Berkshire Primary Care Trust's decision not to pay for her "breast augmentation".
The wild animal had previously been seen slipping through the bars at St Finnian's School, in Cold Ash, near Thatcham, West Berkshire - but, on this occasion, he got stuck.
Vet's secretary Cerys, whose parents Meryl and Gordon Davies live in Rhymney Valley, has been riding for 20 years and now lives in Lambourn, West Berkshire.
The Seaside club arrived in West Berkshire yesterday for their FA Vase quarter-final tie with the Hillheads club now just two steps away from Wembley.

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