Local News

General Election 2019 Result

We are delighted to announce that Laura Farris has been successfully elected at the new  Conservative MP for Newbury. Laura is really looking forward to representing all the residents in the constituency in Westminster.

West Berkshire Council Leader Graham Jones to step down

After more than 21 years serving West Berkshire’s residents as ward member for Lambourn, Graham Jones, Leader of the Council has announced that he shall not be standing at the next election in May. 

Kintbury Christmas Quiz

The Kintbury Christmas Quiz started the festive season with a bang with 60 people enjoying a fun-filled evening answering some challenging questions from Quizmaster Andrew Rowles.

West Berkshire Conservative Women’s Organisation coffee morning

We were delighted to welcome Claire Perry, MP for Devizes and Minister of State for Climate Change and Industry at the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, who spoke at the West Berkshire Conservative Women’s Organisation coffee morning in Boxford.

Richard Benyon pushes for a coordinated response to safety on the A34

Following the horrific accidents this summer on the A34 in West Berkshire, Richard Benyon met with neighbouring MPs, Ed Vaizey, MP for Didcot and Wantage, and Nicola Blackwood, MP for Oxford West and Abingdon, yesterday to coordinate their campaign for urgent action to improve safety on this stre

Richard Benyon welcomes new jobs figures showing a strong economy in Newbury

Richard Benyon, Member of Parliament for Newbury, has welcomed this month’s record-breaking employment figures showing that there are more people in work than ever before, with 320,000 more people in work across the South East.  Since 2010, there are over 2.7 million more people in work across th