09:00AM, Saturday 15 October 2016
A mother who died after giving birth to twins ‘could have been saved’ if her caesarean section had been carried out earlier, an inquest has heard.
Estelle O’Sullivan, 37, of Neptune Way, Slough, had lost more than four litres of blood during and after the delivery of her babies by emergency C-section at Wexham Park Hospital on February 24 last year.
A soldier has told a court how he was threatened with a knife, tied up and bundled into a car by a former friend from the army.
John Watson, 35, of Pirbright Barracks, Surrey, is on trial at Reading Crown Court charged with attempted murder, kidnap and having a bladed article in a public place.
A teenager was stabbed with a knife after refusing to offer a man a cigarette in Baylis Park on Friday.
The victim, a 17-year-old boy, was walking through the park close to the fun fair at about 12.30pm when he stopped to smoke a cigarette near the walkway from Belfast Avenue.
A dead deer which was discovered with a tree branch shoved into its rear and a McDonald’s bag wrapped around its head has been branded a ‘sadistic’ killing.
Shouvik Chatterjee made the shock discovery while out walking along Majors Farm Road in Datchet at about 5pm on Thursday, October 6.
Police have warned that anyone caught taking part in the so-called ‘killer clown’ craze could face arrest.
Thames Valley Police made the appeal through Facebook after apparently being called to 14 such incidents over the course of 24 hours ‘where people have reported being intimidated or frightened by others dressed as clowns’.
Commuters could face a 20-week wait for the damaged Marlow Bridge to be repaired if engineers find replacement steelwork is needed.
Contractors have found seven structural areas that will need further detailed testing as they continue to investigate potential damage to the bridge.
Three men smashed the windows of a gunsmith shop in Eton and stole items from the window display on Saturday night.
At about 10pm police received reports of a break-in at Etonguns in High Street. The thieves smashed the windows and it is thought they snatched two swords and a paintball gun.
Pupils, staff and parents are celebrating after a school bounced back from a poor Ofsted inspection.
Furze Platt Senior School, in Furze Platt Road, Maidenhead, has been given a rating of 'Good' in all areas in its latest report, which was released on Wednesday.
Actress Anna Friel has been ordered to tear down an extension on her lavish Windsor town house.
The Windsor Urban Development Control Panel slapped the Marcella star with a listed building enforcement notice during a meeting at Windsor Guildhall on Wednesday.
Most people in Maidenhead will associate Crossrail with being kept up at night – everyone is familiar with the repetitive loud noise, but what actually causes it and how much longer will it last?
I was invited on to the railway to watch the Network Rail engineers at work as they electrify the track – and yes, that did involve rocking the high-vis look.
An extra £20,000 has been allocated by the Royal Borough to fund a legal fight if Heathrow Airport is given permission to expand.
The borough has allocated £50,000 to launch a judicial review if expansion is given the go-ahead by the Government, with a decision expected within days.
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Police raided addresses in Lillibrooke Crescent, Cox Green, and in Crown Lane, Farnham Royal, at about 7.15am.