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Narnia comes to life at Windsor school

Brigidine School in Windsor was transformed magically into the fantasy world of Narnia for its Christmas fair.

Children and adults alike stepped through a wooden wardrobe lined with furry coats to a snowy Narnia woodland inspired by CS Lewis' famous children's book.

The

yesterday 17:13
Welcome gifts for women escaping domestic abuse

Domestic abuse survivors need all the help and support they can get.

So the ladies of Slough, Windsor and Maidenhead Soroptimists have been busy filling bags with much needed items to be given to new arrivals at their local women's refuge, run by DASH (Domestic Abuse Stops Here).

yesterday 12:03
See the USA in miniature as Legoland creates a mini-America in Windsor

More than two million bricks are due to be installed at Legoland as a miniature version of the USA springs to life.

Iconic American landmarks recreated from hundreds of thousands of Lego bricks will include a New York cityscape with the Empire State Building standing at a huge 5

yesterday 07:55
Consultation on new flight paths plan to launch next month

Heathrow is launching a major consultation as it prepares to embark on the biggest reorganisation of its airspace since 1946.

Parliament is not expected to vote on whether to give the third runway plan the go-ahead until April or May next year. But the airport is launching

2017-12-16 19:27
Writers tackle today's world

Slough Writers have given the top award in their annual competition to veteran member Mike Pearcy again.

The writers are a group of enthusiasts who all live in or around Slough and meet every week at the Palmer Arms in Dorney at 7.30pm on Monday nights.

It is is the fourth

2017-12-16 14:05
Windsor man charged with two counts of rape

A 24-year-old man from Windsor has been charged with two counts of rape in relation to an incident in Bachelors Acre.

Connor Brayley, aged 24, of Sheet Street was charged with the offences yesterday (Friday).

The incident took place in the early hours of Thursday

2017-12-16 13:13
Golden gates restored at Cliveden

Glimmering gold gates and grills have been restored to their original splendour at historic Cliveden.

The National Trust has restored them to look exactly as William Waldorf Astor intended commissioned them 120 years ago at the beautiful Taplow mansion which was the Astor home for

2017-12-16 13:01
Man charged with Bachelors Acre rape

A man has been charged with two counts of rape following an incident in Bachelors Acre at 2am Thursday morning.

Connor Brayley, 24, of Sheet Street, Windsor, was charged with the offences today.

He has been remanded in custody to appear at Reading Magistrates' Court

2017-12-15 21:05
Charity chief executive 'humbled' to receive OBE at Windsor Castle

A charity chief executive from Windsor has described receiving an OBE from the Queen as a ‘humbling experience’.

Adviza CEO Katharine Horler picked up her award for services to education at Windsor Castle on Friday, December 8.

She was nominated in recognition of her

2017-12-15 18:09
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announce date for Windsor Castle wedding

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have announced they will marry on May 19.

The pair are set to tie the knot at St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle.

The Royal Borough announced this week it has brought forward £2.6m worth of improvements to Windsor town centre, due to be

2017-12-15 17:07
The full story of caravan man who shot burglar

A 72-YEAR-OLD man who shot and killed a burglar threatening him and his frail sister must spend five months in jail.

Reuben Gregory fired his illegally held shotgun killing Wayne Digby, after being woken by his 60-year-old sister Kathleen’s screams as the bottom half of their

2017-12-15 10:41
Council brings forward £2.6m spend to improve Windsor ahead of royal wedding

More than £2.5million will be spent to make sure Windsor is ‘fit for a prince and a princess’ ahead of next year’s royal wedding.

Preparations are underway for the marriage of Prince Harry and US actress Meghan Markle who are due to tie the knot at St George’s

2017-12-14 20:07
New initiative brings sports to schools in Slough and Maidenhead

A new initiative designed to bring sporting activity to more than 200 children in Slough, Maidenhead and South Bucks launched today.

The pharmaceutical company Takeda UK and the non-profit making organisation SportInspired are working in partnership to being grassroots sports to

2017-12-14 19:55
Man arrested on suspicion of rape in Bachelor's Acre, Windsor

A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of rape.

The 24-year-old was arrested today (Thursday) and is currently held in police custody.

The arrest is in connection with the rape of a woman in her twenties, which happened at around 2am today (Thursday), in Bachelors Acre,

2017-12-14 15:45
Police cordon and forensic team at scene of Windsor town centre incident

Police and a forensic team are at the scene of an incident in Windsor town centre, off Bachelors Acre.

A member of the public told the Express a cordon has been placed around the area and said he was told by a police officer it was a 'serious incident'.

Thames Valley Police is

2017-12-14 14:55
This week's ballot: In regards to homelessness, is enough being done - by all of us?

While the government and local services are often expected to take responsibility for the homeless, are we as a society doing enough to tackle the problem? Or is it not the duty of the average citizen to deal with a problem the government is better equipped to handle? 

2017-12-14 14:43
Daily News
May vows to seek trade deals with other countries despite EU rules

Theresa May will tell MPs that the UK will seek to sign trade deals with countries around the world despite potentially being bound by European Union rules for around two years after Brexit.

The Prime Minister will say that even though the UK is leaving the single market and customs

today 01:29
Franco Manca boss blasts ‘incompetent’ Tories as consumer confidence sinks

The boss of Franco Manca and The Real Greek restaurant chains has ripped into Theresa May’s “incompetent” Government, blaming the Conservatives for destroying consumer confidence as they press ahead with Brexit.

In an extraordinary outburst David Page, the chairman of Fulham

today 00:27
Police probe whether embassy worker found dead in Beirut was sexually assaulted

Lebanese police are investigating whether a British embassy worker strangled and dumped by the side of a motorway was sexually assaulted.

Rebecca Dykes’s family said they have been left “devastated” following her death in Beirut early on Saturday morning, while embassy staff

today 00:27
May vows to seek trade deals with other countries despite EU rules

Theresa May will tell MPs that the UK will seek to sign trade deals with countries around the world despite potentially being bound by European Union rules for around two years after Brexit.

The Prime Minister will say that even though the UK is leaving the single market and customs

today 00:27
‘Happy, loving’ taxi driver killed in multi-car crash on last job of the night

A taxi driver killed in a multi-car crash in Birmingham phoned his wife to say he would be home after his last fare before the horror smash, his brother said.

Father-of-six Imtiaz Mohammed was described by grieving relatives as a “happy, loving and friendly guy” after he was one

today 00:27
Barca rout Depor to warm up for Clasico

Luis Suarez and Paulinho each scored twice as LaLiga leaders Barcelona tuned up for next week’s Clasico with a handsome 4-0 win over Deportivo La Coruna.

With a trip to Real Madrid coming on December 23, Barca overwhelmed their visitors at the Nou Camp, with all four finishes

today 23:25
Thousands of firefighters battle California blaze as colleague’s funeral held

Thousands of firefighters tried to shield coastal communities from one of the biggest wildfires in California’s history as a funeral procession was held in honour of one of their colleagues who was killed battling the flames.

Crews cleared brush and dug containment lines above

today 22:23
Ryanair pilots suspend pre-Christmas strike

Ryanair pilots have suspended a pre-Christmas one-day strike, union bosses have announced.

Impact, which represents Irish-based pilots, has agreed to meet the low-cost carrier’s management on Tuesday evening ahead of the planned strike on Wednesday.

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today 22:23
Latest news from Windsor
today 01:29 May vows to seek trade deals with other countries despite EU rules
today 00:27 Franco Manca boss blasts ‘incompetent’ Tories as consumer confidence sinks
today 00:27 Police probe whether embassy worker found dead in Beirut was sexually assaulted
today 00:27 May vows to seek trade deals with other countries despite EU rules
today 00:27 ‘Happy, loving’ taxi driver killed in multi-car crash on last job of the night
today 23:25 Barca rout Depor to warm up for Clasico
today 22:23 Thousands of firefighters battle California blaze as colleague’s funeral held
today 22:23 Ryanair pilots suspend pre-Christmas strike
today 22:23 Sir Mo Farah named BBC Sports Personality of the Year
today 22:23 Mo Farah delivers hilarious interview on his way to winning top award
yesterday 21:21 Taxi driver killed in multi-car crash ‘was happy, loving’ father-of-six
yesterday 21:21 Douvan to miss rest of the season as connections take ‘conservative’ approach
yesterday 20:19 Putin thanks Trump for CIA tip-off stopping St Petersburg bombings
yesterday 19:17 Police probe cause of deadly crash as first victim is named
yesterday 19:17 Mohamed Salah nets again as Liverpool return to winning ways in style
yesterday 18:15 May’s hopes of bespoke trade deal with EU dealt blow by Barnier
yesterday 18:15 Police officer critically ill after being hit by Maserati
yesterday 18:15 British embassy worker found dead in Beirut ‘was strangled’
yesterday 18:15 Killahara Castle makes history with 200-1 defeat of odds-on favourite at Thurles
yesterday 18:15 Killahara Castle makes history with 200-1 defeat of odds-on favourite at Thurles
yesterday 18:15 Justin Rose signs off the year with stunning eight-shot win at Indonesia Masters
yesterday 17:13 Ryanair offers last-minute talks with union in bid to stop pilot strike
yesterday 17:13 Jo Cox’s widower talks of challenges of bringing up children alone
yesterday 17:13 May’s hopes of bespoke trade deal with EU dealt blow by Barnier
yesterday 17:13 Narnia comes to life at Windsor school
yesterday 17:13 Juve sweep past Bologna as Milan’s misery deepens
yesterday 17:13 Manchester United fend off West Brom in drab Hawthorns clash
yesterday 17:13 Kyle Anderson sees off Peter Jacques to reach World Championship second round
yesterday 17:13 Narnia comes to life at Windsor school
yesterday 16:11 French sailor Francois Gabart sets new solo round-the-world record
yesterday 16:11 Elliot Daly at the double as Wasps sting La Rochelle
yesterday 16:11 Killahara Castle shocks odds-on favourite with 200-1 success at Thurles
yesterday 15:09 Artist Steve McQueen to film Grenfell Tower tribute
yesterday 15:09 Police appeal for witnesses as six people die in ‘harrowing’ multi-vehicle crash
yesterday 15:09 Bookmaker apologises over tweet of blackface darts fan dressed as Diane Abbott
yesterday 15:09 Premier League leaders Manchester City have no intention of easing up – Jesus
yesterday 15:09 Hearts emphatically end Celtic’s long unbeaten run
yesterday 14:07 Mixed messages from Labour figures over new vote on terms of Brexit negotiation
yesterday 14:07 Mixed messages from Labour figures over new vote on terms of Brexit negotiation
yesterday 14:07 Girl abducted by schizophrenic mother ‘has been abroad at least three times’
yesterday 14:07 New warships and planes at risk due to doubt over MoD savings – MPs
yesterday 14:07 Tory Brexit rebels risking Corbyn government, says arch Leaver Nadine Dorries
yesterday 14:07 Irish Government ‘needs to repair relationship with DUP’
yesterday 14:07 Allardyce warns against complacency ahead of Everton’s game with Swansea
yesterday 13:05 Schools should face fines for tactical off-rolling, children’s commissioner says
yesterday 13:05 Some benefits sanctions cases ‘where we got it wrong’, admits Cabinet minister
yesterday 13:05 Suicide bombers attack church in Pakistan
yesterday 13:05 Former soap actor insists he is not a danger to society
yesterday 13:05 Police officers seriously hurt in collision with Maserati
yesterday 13:05 Prince Harry quizzed Barack Obama for Today programme interview
Latest news from Great Britain
today 01:31 Ashley Jensen’s husband Terence Beesley found dead at home aged 60
today 01:31 Labour Brexit confusion REVEALED as approach branded 'shambles'
today 01:31 Brexit BLACKMAIL! Tory rebels demand PM soften EU stance or face further vote humiliation
today 01:31 Theresa May MUST stay on as PM until 2021 to save Brexit talks or Government will 'fall'
today 01:01 Butlins site among landmarks protected by Historic England
today 00:53 PM outlines wish to sign trade deals during Brexit transition
today 00:37 'We are devastated' Murder and rape of British diplomat leaves family heartbroken
today 00:37 'Permanent EYESORE' George Michael's neighbours want touching fans' shrine cleared
today 00:29 Strictly winner Joe McFadden turns sights to the WEST END after dancing success
today 00:29 Britain's most pampered pet: Meet the pooch who gets £1,000 worth of Christmas presents
today 00:29 Christmas Day traditions: Watching TV with family is still the number one choice
today 00:29 Yemen 'human tragedy' to recieve MORE aid pledges development Secretary
today 00:29 SPOTY: Viewers convinced Paula Radcliffe’s husband BLASTS Mo Farah’s win: ‘F*****g joke'
today 00:29 BREAKING: World's busiest airport evacuated as smoke fills terminal amid power outage
today 00:29 May’s warning to Brussels: We will NOT be ‘EU colony’ during Brexit transition
today 23:51 British diplomat Rebecca Dykes found 'strangled' in Lebanon
today 23:43 Ryanair pilots suspend pre-Christmas one-day strike
today 23:43 Husband of Scottish Ugly Betty star Ashley Jensen found dead at home
today 23:35 Prince Harry turns royal reporter and jokes with pal Barack Obama about his British accent
today 23:35 Fish and chip shops' prices SOAR 'because of Brexit' as cost of importing cod rises
today 23:35 Brits' biggest splurge of the year starts TODAY as shops SLASHES prices
today 23:35 BREAKING: World's busiest airport 'evacuated' after hundreds of flights grounded
today 23:27 Manchester City to offer Pep Guardiola £100m new contract in bid to rival Man Utd dynasty
today 23:27 Hospital rule change cuts ‘foreign NHS births' by THIS much
today 23:27 Birmingham father-of-six Imtiaz Mohammed named as victim of horror crash
today 23:27 The Apprentice final 2017: Karren and Claude defend Lord Sugar after viewer BACKLASH
today 23:27 I’ll sue says student, 22 cleared of rapes after evidence was withheld
today 23:01 Bradley Lowery Honoured With Posthumous Award At Emotional BBC Sports Personality Of The Year
today 23:01 Sports Personality Of The Year Ends With The BBC Losing Winner Mo Farah
today 23:01 'The Apprentice' Winner: James And Sarah BOTH Bag Lord Sugar's Investment In Shock Final Twist
today 22:51 Two men had to be rescued when their sat nav took them into 3ft of icy water
today 22:51 Ryanair Christmas strike suspended after airline agrees to talks
today 22:49 Briton arrested in connection with seizure of 3.2 tons of hashish in Catalonia
today 22:33 China and Russia 'SHOOT DOWN sudden attack missiles' in warning to Trump and Kim Jong-un
today 22:33 ‘Sex capital of the world’ EXPOSED: Meet the jaw-dropping women luring Brits to 'Sin City'
today 22:25 Jack Reacher creator Lee Child shares his thoughts on writing while working on 23rd novel
today 22:25 Mo Farah STUNNED by Sports Personality gong: Anthony Joshua and Lewis Hamilton miss out
today 22:25 Scotland weather: 70mph storm chaos on way wild winds set to disrupt Christmas travel
today 22:25 Child abuse: Shocking figures show worrying INCREASE of children in danger in Scotland
today 22:25 SNP's Mhairi Black SLAMS Alex Salmond's style advice: 'I won't be told how to dress'
today 22:25 The Apprentice 2017 winner: Sarah Lynn spills all on boardroom secret after THAT clash
today 22:25 Save Shakepseare's calling Tawny owls from a dwindling population
yesterday 21:47 Shock win as Mo Farah collects his first Sports Personality of Year award
yesterday 21:39 Chris Sutton says Celtic's defeat means there could be a title race this season
yesterday 21:39 'Unemployed' Strictly winner Joe McFadden is single and ready to mingle after Glitterball glory
yesterday 21:39 Mo Farah scoops shock BBC Sports Personality of the Year award
yesterday 21:39 'It wasn't really a drug factory' Dad caged for 10 years in Malta for having five cannabis plants could soon be freed
yesterday 21:39 'I can't wait until your children die' Leigh Griffiths hits out at Twitter troll over horrific slur
yesterday 21:31 Gogglebox star Sandra Martin HOMELESS as she begs fans for £1 selfies
yesterday 21:31 Adult star reveals how she went from ‘shy girl’ to world’s HOTTEST