08:58AM, Saturday 02 July 2016
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Maidenhead MP Theresa May has thrown her hat into the ring to become the next leader of the Conservative Party and Prime Minister.
In a speech on Thursday morning the Home Secretary stated that she feels the party and the country needs 'strong, proven, leadership' to reassure the country.
A nine-year prison sentence has been handed to a man who tried to drag a young woman into Cippenham Park to sexually assault her.
Neeraj Sharma, of Stowe Road, Slough, appeared at Reading Crown Court on Friday, June 24 to be sentenced.
The trial of a 19-year-old man from Slough charged with attempted murder, rape and GBH with intent began at Reading Crown Court on Monday.
The jury was told by Michael Roques, prosecuting, that Damian Kazimerczak, of Salt Hill Way, attacked a woman in the early hours of Monday, December 28.
The courage of a rape victim to come forward and expose her attacker’s crimes has helped bring a Slough paedophile to justice.
Charles Webster, 76, from Rochfords Gardens, was sentenced on Monday to 12 years behind bars for rape and indecent assault.
A cordon was set-up in the village after the discovery of chemicals at a house in the Fairway.
A lifetime ban on owning animals and a 20-week prison sentence have been served to a man for allowing his dogs to fight.
Beau Tuvey, of Goodwin Road, was sentenced at Reading Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday, June 22.
Police are appealing for witnesses after a man wearing fluorescent clothing exposed himself on the Holyport Road on Monday.
At about 5.45pm, a woman was driving home and saw the man standing at the side of the road exposing himself.
A ‘ridiculous' hike in hospital car parking charges has seen the cost double for some visitors.
Volunteers at Maidenhead Foodshare are hoping to make it a ‘more positive experience’ for users after relocating to a bigger site just down the road.
It was announced in April that the foodbank in King Street would be moving to a bigger rent free site, provided by Housing Solutions.
Slough’s Marcus Willis has bowed out of Wimbledon with his head held high after a straight sets defeat to the seven-time champion Roger Federer.
The British qualifier's remarkable run to the second round at the All England Club has been one of the fairytale stories of this year’s tournament.
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