There has been an outpouring of sympathy for the family of “K” Laxman who passed away on Friday.
A small selection of pictures to remember Cllr “K” Laxman, who sadly passed away on Friday.
Chequers Bridge in Langley will close overnight for three weeks at the end of July so Network Rail can carry out important maintenance works. Slough has asked for patience ahead of “vital remedial works” to address structural damage.
The Government has today published a summary of responses received in its consultation of its revised plan for tackling roadside nitrogen dioxide emissions. The clear message from respondents was that there is little confidence that the plans will deliver improvements quickly enough, and the Government needs to take a lead rather than placing the burden solely on local authorities.
Nisa will make a return to Colnbrook next week, 2 years since its last store in the village was taken over by Budgens … and the new shop aims to drive prices down in the village.
Two fire crews were despatched this afternoon to attend a blaze in a field in Colnbrook, the Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service reported earlier. The incident was reported around 3:30pm and was attended by two fire crews from Wokingham and Maidenhead. Residents on social media said the fire was in Crown Meadow.
Former parish councillor Mike Nye was awarded the 2017 Colnbrook Community Cup on Tuesday evening, for services to the village and the Colne Valley Regional Park.
The man arrested by police for aggravated burglary following Monday’s shooting was arrested for a Boxing Day burglary in 2015. Anthony Hearn, 48, from Moreland Close, was charged with conspiracy to commit aggravated burglary in relation to the incident and was due to appear at Slough Magistrates’ Court later today.
Goodman Logistics has failed in its High Court challenge to force the Government to reconsider a controversial plan for a huge rail freight interchange in Colnbrook. Although the Court found that Goodman had succeeded on some points of its legal challenge, those points would NOT have changed the original decision to refuse permission.
Firefighters had to cut the roof off of a car this morning to free a woman trapped inside following an accident on the Colnbrook By-pass. The woman was taken to hospital by paramedics as a precautionary measure after complaining of pain in her back and shoulders.
A murder investigation has been launched following the fatal shooting of an as at yet unidentified man on the Colnbrook By-pass in the early hours of this morning.
Blue plaque scheme “will put Colnbrook’s history on the map at a time its future hangs in the balance”
Colnbrook Parish Council wants to acknowledge the role that the key buildings in the village have played in the country’s history in the run-up to the celebrations of the Civil War this Summer. Cllr Dexter Smith believes the threat of Heathrow makes this an opportune time to carry out the project, “putting Colnbrook’s history on the map at a time when its future is in the balance”.