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Legoland recreates Glastonbury using nearly 10,000 bricks

Glastonbury headliners Ed Sheeran, Radiohead and the Foo Fighters have been recreated at Legoland’s Miniland attraction.

The resort’s model making team used 9,872 bricks to craft a scene from the world-renowned music festival which is taking place this weekend.

It

yesterday 16:21
In pictures: Ladies Day at Royal Ascot

Art, tradition and magic were just some inspirations behind the hats at Royal Ascot’s Ladies Day this afternoon (Thursday).

Grey clouds had replaced the sunshine from earlier in the week but it certainly wasn't dampening the spirits of racegoers on day three of the

2017-06-22 19:06
In pictures: William and Kate join the Queen at Royal Ascot

The Queen led a minute’s silence on the opening day of Royal Ascot to remember the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire and the recent UK terror attacks.

Her Majesty was joined by her husband Prince Philip and other senior royals including the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge in the

2017-06-21 12:33
Track workers jump onto platform to ‘narrowly’ avoid being hit by train

Two railway track workers were forced to jump onto a platform just seconds before a train travelling close to 70mph came down the line at Ascot station, a report has revealed.

The near miss came following a ‘breakdown in the communications’, with the workers clambering off the

2017-06-20 18:19
Police shut down Windsor address following suspected drug offences

A property in Windsor has been shut by police following the arrests of six people on suspected drug offences.

Thames Valley Police obtained a closure order against an address in Shenston court, James Street, after the arrests were made on suspicion of possessing with intent to supply class

2017-06-20 17:13
Rail service alterations to continue today as heat takes its toll

Rail timetable alterations are set to continue today as the hot weather continues to affect services.

Great Western Railway said heat speed restrictions imposed by Network Rail will continue to have an impact following a number of delays and cancellations yesterday.

The restrictions,

2017-06-20 16:07
'Enough is enough': Councillor quits Conservative group as local plan is voted through to next stage

The temperature was not the only thing that got tempers rising last night as Royal Borough councillors voted 33-10 in favour of proceeding to the next stage of the Borough Local Plan (BLP)

Tensions boiled over as more than 200 residents squeezed into the Desborough Suite in Maidenhead Town

2017-06-20 15:01
Rail passengers facing 'major disruption' on London Paddington lines

Trains travelling to and from London Paddington are facing 'major disruption' this afternoon, with some services set to be delayed by up to an hour, cancelled or revised.

Services are being run at reduced speeds on all lines due to a obstruction on the line between Paddington and Hayes

2017-06-19 18:03
Flower lovers show off beautiful blooms at Windsor show

Colourful blooms were judged at a flower show on Sunday, June 11.

The Windsor and Slough Chrysanthemum, Fuchsia and Pelargonium Society held the show at Gardeners Hall in St Leonards Road, Windsor.

Exhibitors travelled from far including Peter Waving from Taunton, Devon, who won the

2017-06-18 17:51
Students create interactive artwork for Windsor Baptist Church

An interactive artwork by students was unveiled on Tuesday.

Three visual merchandising students from East Berkshire College created two 6ft trees for Windsor Baptist Church.

They aim to reflect the ‘values and diversity’ of the church in Victoria Street.

Frankie Di

2017-06-18 15:39
La Roche dancers plan to reunite 40 years later

Dancers who trained at La Roche School of Dancing are invited to attend a reunion.

The dance school, which ran from the late 1920s to the early 1970s, started life at Castle Hill, Maidenhead.

In 1945 it moved to Hempson Avenue in Slough and when the school closed its extensive

2017-06-17 20:57
Enter our photography competition at Royal Windsor Summer Show

With just a month to go until this year’s Royal Windsor Summer Show, we are calling on readers to enter one of its fun competitive classes.

Among the categories, which include everything from fruits and flowers to cookery and cakes, there are several photo challenges.

One of

2017-06-17 17:39
Controversial Borough Local Plan to be debated by council on Monday

Better the devil you know is the message from town hall chiefs as they prepare to rule on a major and controversial planning document.

The latest draft of the Borough Local Plan (BLP) is due to go before an extraordinary council meeting on Monday, which will determine whether or not it

2017-06-16 18:33
Seven-year-old boy writes to thank police following recent attacks

A seven-year-old from Windsor has penned a letter to Thames Valley Police to thank the force for making him feel safe in the wake of recent attacks in London and Manchester.

The ‘lovely letter’ was tweeted by Chief Constable Francis Habgood. It reads: “Dear Thames Valley

2017-06-16 13:03
Police appeal after 15-year-old girl is sexually assaulted in Alexandra Gardens

An appeal has been launched by police after a 15-year-old girl was sexually assaulting in Alexandra Gardens in Windsor.

The victim was walking towards the leisure centre at about 1.20pm on Thursday, June 1 when she was approached by a man who started talking to her.

He then sexually

2017-06-14 20:21
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Feeding Time Blog: How we do BBQ

I grew up watching my dad catch and cook snapper on barbecues made with cypress pine which smelled divine as it burned. He’d brush on his special mix of lemon juice and olive oil that would splatter onto the white-hot ashes sending smoke up through the meat. He was famous among family

yesterday 16:21
What's on: 14 things to do this weekend (June 23-25)

SATURDAY:

BRAYWICK: The life of a grandmother who fought cancer three times will be remembered at a summer family fun day.

The family of Tina Cairns, who died aged 47 in April last year after struggling with sarcoma, a form of the disease which attacks bone and soft tissue, is

yesterday 16:21
Careers charity chief and banking star awarded OBEs

A Windsor woman who has spent her career helping vulnerable people move forward with their lives has been made an OBE.

Katharine Horler, chief executive of Adviza and chairwoman of Careers England, was named on the Queen’s Birthday Honours list in recognition of her services to

yesterday 16:21
Rewind South Festival: Dr and the Medics

He's the man who went from a number one hit single to the Ritz.

The only problem was, when Clive Jackson, of Doctor and the Medics, ended up there it wasn’t in a haze of sex and drugs and rock and roll.

Instead, he was there to do the decorating.

Just a few years after

yesterday 14:53
Martin Simpson: The best of both worlds in folk

In a career spanning 45 years, Martin Simpson has successfully combined the diverse elements of British and Afro-American music.

The accomplished acoustic and slide guitarist is equally at home playing English traditional folk, American folk and blues as well as his own

yesterday 14:53
London Mozart Trio: Ensemble with vast experience

Critically acclaimed chamber musicians the London Mozart Trio will fill Norden Farm's Courtyard Theatre Stage with the sounds of Haydn, Rachmaninov and Dvorak next week.

The ensemble, first formed in 1989, has performed recitals at major concert halls in London and continental

yesterday 14:53
Gimme Abba: Tribute band on fifth nationwide tour

Dust off your platforms and put on your finest flares and prepare for a nostalgic trip back to the 70s.

Recounting the repertoire of Sweden’s most famous export, ABBA tribute act Gimme Abba are stopping by Norden Farm as part of their UK tour.

Gimme ABBA’s set is full of

yesterday 14:53
Son of a Preacher Man: Soulful songs add warmth to uplifting new musical

Welcome to the Preacher Man, the swinging 1960s Soho joint where the kids danced the night away to the latest crazes and dared to dream of love, while the legendary owner, The Preacher Man himself, dispensed advice to cure the loneliest of hearts.

Only, that was a long time ago and all

yesterday 14:53
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yesterday 16:21 What's on: 14 things to do this weekend (June 23-25)
yesterday 16:21 Careers charity chief and banking star awarded OBEs
yesterday 16:21 Legoland recreates Glastonbury using nearly 10,000 bricks
yesterday 14:53 Rewind South Festival: Dr and the Medics
yesterday 14:53 Martin Simpson: The best of both worlds in folk
yesterday 14:53 London Mozart Trio: Ensemble with vast experience
yesterday 14:53 Gimme Abba: Tribute band on fifth nationwide tour
yesterday 14:53 Son of a Preacher Man: Soulful songs add warmth to uplifting new musical
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yesterday 13:33 Reeves says Burnham 'deserved slice of luck' after Hellenic Premier Division reinstatement
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yesterday 11:05 Tiredness takes its toll as Slough struggle for runs in draw with Horspath
yesterday 09:41 Windsor's 10-wicket win over Kidmore End turns up the heat on their title rivals 
2017-06-22 21:35 Gandam admits Burnham had a collective 'brain-fade' after being skittled for 67 by High Wycombe
2017-06-22 20:27 Pinkneys hopes of a first league win tied down by late Penn wickets
2017-06-22 19:06 In pictures: Ladies Day at Royal Ascot
2017-06-22 17:53 Dean is keen to make waves for Great Britain at European Junior Championships
2017-06-22 15:13 REVIEW: The Pop-up Picture Company comes to Cliveden
2017-06-22 15:13 Boyne Hill's Leipold makes Marlow pay very heavy penalty for dropped catch
2017-06-22 11:05 Maliks reopens in Cookham six months on from arson attack
2017-06-22 11:05 Excitement builds as Windsor prepare for life in the Hellenic Premier Division
2017-06-21 21:23 GB sculling stars hit gold standard at World Cup regatta in Poznan
2017-06-21 19:07 Del Potro, Zverev and Kyrgios to appear at The Boodles 2017
2017-06-21 17:51 Outdoor clothing store Trespass opens in Nicholsons Centre
2017-06-21 17:51 Met Office warns of heavy, thundery showers in South-east
2017-06-21 13:49 Diets Don't Work: Is it OK to eat fruit? It’s high in sugar, right?
2017-06-21 12:33 Reading to kick-off 2017/18 Championship campaign at QPR
2017-06-21 12:33 In pictures: William and Kate join the Queen at Royal Ascot
2017-06-20 20:31 Open trials for Maidenhead United Ladies team at York Road
2017-06-20 18:19 Track workers jump onto platform to ‘narrowly’ avoid being hit by train
2017-06-20 17:13 Audi SQ5 2017: Auto Trader first drive review
2017-06-20 17:13 Thieves target cars in Windsor
2017-06-20 17:13 Police shut down Windsor address following suspected drug offences
2017-06-20 16:07 Rail service alterations to continue today as heat takes its toll
2017-06-20 15:01 'Enough is enough': Councillor quits Conservative group as local plan is voted through to next stage
2017-06-20 13:53 Jonnie Peacock searching for duo to join him in the Superhero Tri Series at Dorney Lake
2017-06-20 12:47 Motorists warned of skin damage danger when driving in sunshine
2017-06-19 18:03 Teams do battle at Women's Softball Cricket Festival
2017-06-19 18:03 Marlow golfer Hatton in illustrious company as he misses the US Open cut
2017-06-19 18:03 Rail passengers facing 'major disruption' on London Paddington lines
2017-06-19 16:57 Burnham exhibition opens as part of Bucks Open Studios
2017-06-19 15:51 Nancy Kerr and James Fagan: Multi award-winning folk duo set to impress
2017-06-19 15:51 Windsor Repertory Festival: A great theatre tradition and a challenge for actors
2017-06-19 14:45 A Midsummer Night’s Dream: The contorted course of true love
2017-06-19 14:45 Vinyl Frontier: There will be a show tonight
2017-06-19 14:45 Reading Festival: Amstell, Ryan and Bailey on comedy line-up
2017-06-19 12:33 Big Fish Column: Things can only get better for anglers after opening day
2017-06-18 17:51 Flower lovers show off beautiful blooms at Windsor show
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