Flood defence works are due begin in Newbury later today. The works along the River Kennet at Victoria Park will be carried out by West Berkshire Council and the Environment Agency for the next two weeks. The towpath in the park will be raised and a temporary towpath placed alongside it.
More top news
Simon's Blog - Bird Watching
A British soldier will not be prosecuted over the death of a comrade from West Sussex on an Afghan battlefield four years ago.
Monday night's forecast for the west of the region