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Slough Town will look to close the gap to rolling Stones during festive period

Second placed Slough Town will look to close the gap on Wealdstone over the festive period, but, with the leaders going seven points clear at the top of the table, Jon Underwood admits the side aren't yet gunning for the title.

The Rebels strengthened their hold on a play-off spot with ...

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Riaz scores first half brace as Singh Sabha ease to victory in cup

Umar Riaz scored a first half brace as Singh Sabha eased to a comfortable 4-1 away win at Prestwood Reserves in the High Wycombe Junior Challenge Cup on Saturday.


They came into the tie off the back of a huge 9-3 win over AFC Cressex in the Maidenhead Norfolkian Cup and once again ...

yesterday 17:47 open_in_new
CCTV images released following assault outside Windsor pub

Thames Valley Police has released CCTV images of four men it would like to speak to in connection with an assault outside a pub in Windsor town centre.

At about 11pm pm on Saturday, October 19 a group of men were involved in a ‘physical altercation’ with door staff at the King ...

yesterday 15:41 open_in_new
Crowhurst selected by British Swimming for 2020 Para Swimming European Championships

Maidenhead’s Katie Crowhurst has been selected to swim at the European Championships by British Swimming.

Katie has been picked in the 24 strong para-swimming squad for the 2020 World Para Swimming Open European Championships, which take place in Funchal, Madeira from May ...

yesterday 15:41 open_in_new
General election 2019: Photos from Maidenhead, Windsor and Beaconsfield counts

It was a good night for the Conservatives as they held onto Maidenhead, Windsor and Beaconsfield constituencies.

Theresa May received 32,620 votes ahead of Liberal Democrat candidate Joshua Reynolds in second place with 13,774 votes, however her majority was down from ...

yesterday 14:38 open_in_new
Windsor FC take a step closer to lifting silverware in Cooper's first season

Mark Cooper is keen to bring some success to Windsor in his first season as manager, and the side moved a step closer to achieving that with Tuesday’s 3-2 win over Burnham in the Floodlit Cup.

Cooper has been hampered by injury as well as a lack of options after taking over as manager ...

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Windsor Town Council receives signature target for review

A group which set out to create a town council for Windsor is celebrating after its petition received enough signatures for it to progress to the next stage.

The petition said a town council would better ‘represent the local needs of Windsor people’ and put the town on ...

yesterday 11:29 open_in_new
Plans submitted to build retirement housing at Thames Hospice site

Plans to transform Thames Hospice’s Pine Lodge into retirement housing have been submitted to the Royal Borough.

The charity, which provides care for people living with life-limiting illness, is due to move to a new purpose-built facility at Bray Lake next year, making its current ...

yesterday 10:26 open_in_new
Windsor resident calls on council to do more about air pollution

Concerns have been raised about air pollution levels in the town, with one resident calling on the council to do more to educate people on the steps they can take to improve it.

Diesel free days, banning cars where pollution is particularly severe and asking drivers not to leave the ...

yesterday 10:26 open_in_new
Pattinson sets Christmas challenge for improving Windsor RFC

Windsor RFC head coach Jack Pattinson has challenged his players to earn six points from their final two matches before Christmas to maintain the momentum they’ve built up over the last few weeks.

At the weekend they proved too strong for Wimborne, blowing their visitors away with an ...

yesterday 09:23 open_in_new
General election 2019: Adam Afriyie holds Windsor seat

Fighting Heathrow expansion and protecting communities from flooding were just some of Windsor MP Adam Afriyie’s objectives as he was re-elected this morning.

The Conservative MP retained his seat with 31,501 votes after facing competition from Liberal Democrat candidate Julian Tisi, ...

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LIVE: General election 2019 in Maidenhead, Beaconsfield and Windsor


Oh, if you want to know what is happening in Slough, where Labour's Tan Dhesi is defending his seat, you can follow things here.


The current Maidenhead constituency was formed in 1997, with Theresa May holding the seat since then. The old Windsor and ...

yesterday 22:53 open_in_new
BLP consultation to close on Sunday

There is only days left for people to have their say about the future development of the Royal Borough.

The six-week public consultation on proposed changes to the Borough Local Plan (2013 - 2033) Submission Version comes to an end at midnight on Sunday.

Councillors voted through the ...

2019-12-12 20:41 open_in_new
Maidenhead B&G FC u14s breeze through to quarter finals of the Berks & Bucks Cup

Maidenhead B&G u14s girls have breezed through to the quarter finals of the Berks & Bucks FA Cup and remain unbeaten in league and cup football this season.

The squad has been beset by a bout of flu in recent matches but it hasn’t affected results with the side beating Tilehurst Panthers ...

2019-12-12 20:41 open_in_new
TVP cadets tell crime tips via social media advent calendar

Young police cadets have devised a social media advent calendar of crime prevention tips this festive season.

A total of 75 cadets, aged between 13 and 17, use the TVP Windsor and Maidenhead social media accounts to share safety advice.

These will be posted daily until Christmas Eve ...

2019-12-12 17:32 open_in_new
Councillors to be asked to make pavements safer at council meeting

Councillors will ask for roads and pavements to be made safer at a full council meeting next week.

Members of the cabinet will be questioned on a variety of issues at the meeting at York House on Tuesday at 7.30pm.

Cllr Helen Price (TBF, Clewer and Dedworth East) will ask cabinet ...

2019-12-12 17:32 open_in_new
Maidenhead United boss Devonshire focused on 'bigger picture' ahead of FA Trophy tie

Shamir Fenelon


Maidenhead United boss Alan Devonshire has said he needs to consider the bigger picture as he prepares to name his side for Saturday's FA Trophy tie with Hemel Hempstead Town.

The boss won't be making wholesale changes to the side which beat Dagenham & ...

2019-12-12 17:32 open_in_new
Remember When : Young stars emerged on stage, on screen and in sports arenas

Welcome to Remember When, our weekly delve into the Advertiser archives to see what was making headlines 30, 35, 40 and 45 years ago this week. You can also take a look into the past by visiting our online archives at 

1974: Pupils from Deyncourt School ...

2019-12-12 17:32 open_in_new
Person hit by train between Maidenhead and London Paddington

A person has been hit by a train between Maidenhead and London Paddington.

All lines between the two stations are blocked due to the incident, which Great Western Railway announced just after 2pm this afternoon.

Due to the nature of the incident, the rail operator has not been able ...

2019-12-12 16:29 open_in_new
Marlow boss Bartley hopes luck is finally turning

Marlow boss Mark Bartley accepted the Blues weren’t at their best in Saturday’s 1-0 win over Hertford Town, but is pleased to see the side’s luck is finally turning after a frustrating run of results.

The Blues haven’t been able to buy a win in recent weeks, with the club playing ...

2019-12-12 15:26 open_in_new
Marlow RFC come from behind to defeat Wycombe

Bruno Renucci


Marlow RFC were keen to bounce back from their disappointing home display against Didcot, and did so with an impressive 25-20 away win at High Wycombe.

Jack Henderson and Alex Spicer returned to the forward pack with Harry Yeomans coming into the side at scrum ...

2019-12-12 14:23 open_in_new