Snow wonder – but that could be it…

Well, that took us a bit by surprise – a small covering of snow fell across the country last night, giving Reading, Wokingham and Bracknell a winter wonderland this morning.…

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Uh oh! Yellow snow alert for Wednesday

More snow has been forecast to fall in the South East this week and the Met Office has issued its Yellow Snow warning – Berkshire is likely to be hit on Wednesday.…

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Let it snow – watch out for more overnight

In case you didn’t notice, at around 3.30pm today the Thames Valley experienced rain, sleet, hail, snow and thunder all at the same time. And The Met Office thinks that more could be on the way, issuing a Yellow Warning for tonight and tomorrow.…

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Going to the sales? Be prepared!

Bargain hunters and Christmas shoppers are being urged to watch out for the roads, particularly as temperatures plummet on Boxing Day.…

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Santas flood the streets of Oxford

Oxford city centre was painted red and white on yesterday as 1,700 people dressed in Santa suits took part in the 2 mile festive fun run in aid of local hospice for children and young adults, Helen & Douglas House.…

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Be prepared for winter coughs and colds say NHS

As the busiest time of year for the NHS approaches, local GPs are encouraging people to treat themselves or seek help from a pharmacist for coughs and colds and minor illnesses. They are also reminding people about the range of health services available locally, and the importance of using them appropriately.…

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Weather warnings in place – but will it snow for Christmas?

You can’t have failed to have noticed that it’s a bit nippy out there – and there are warnings coming over from the Met Office that we could be in for a blast of winter over the next few days. But will the Thames Valley be in for a white Christmas?…

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