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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Too late for Irene, but all these facilities are to be provided at a new unit, The Rosemary Appeal Renal Dialysis & Cancer Centre, which is opening soon and is located down the road at the West Berkshire Community Hospital, Newbury.
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.
His Englefield Estate collected PS625,964 from properties in the West Berkshire Council area alone last year - more than any other private landlord in the district.
But properties in areas including Windsor and Maidenhead, Surrey, Buckinghamshire, Wokingham and West Berkshire could remain flooded for some time.
Windsor, Maidenhead, parts of Surrey and communities in Buckinghamshire, West Berkshire and Reading are at risk from the River Thames, which has seen levels rise to 60-year highs, and significant flooding is expected.
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.
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.
Mid Sussex, Chiltern and West Berkshire were the only other regions to make it into the top ten.
The girl, from the Thatcham area of Berkshire, was sentenced at West Berkshire Youth Court in Newbury after admitting taking the family car during a party with relatives.
Business information and management systems supplier Agresso is set to deploy its AGRESSO Business World system for West Berkshire Council in the UK.

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