CHRISTMAS OFFER Subscribe to Berkshire & Buckinghamshire Life today CLICK HERE

Click to read

Places

Yesterday, 16:45

Sometimes known as The Chiltern Puma, sightings of big cats not only abound, but are increasing. Jan Raycroft got her claws into this one…

Read Full Story »
Yesterday, 10:08

A look back at some of the best Berkshire photography shared on Instagram this week…

Read Full Story »
Tue, 10:43

You really do get a whole new idea of what Berkshire looks like from up in the skies…

Read Full Story »
Tue, 10:39

Follow Steve Davison as he heads to Great Missenden, tucked in the Misbourne valley, for a walk in Roald Dahl country

Read Full Story »
Mon, 16:02

From the weird to the nostalgic - with a little innuendo thrown in - October offers a feast of entertainment

Read Full Story »

Walks

Tue, 10:39

Follow Steve Davison as he heads to Great Missenden, tucked in the Misbourne valley, for a walk in Roald Dahl country

Read Full Story »
Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Follow Steve Davison as he heads towards Buckingham for a walk through three of the Claydon villages, calling in at Claydon House

Read Full Story »
Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Follow Steve Davison as he heads to Hungerford for an easy figure of eight walk beside the Kennet and Avon Canal, visiting Hungerford Common and Freeman’s Marsh

Read Full Story »
Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Steve Davison heads to South Buckinghamshire and the village of Dorney, one of the venues for the 2012 Olympics, for a walk alongside two rivers, 
passing film set locations

Read Full Story »
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Steve Davison heads to the Great Park for a walk in celebration of Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th birthday, stopping off at Snow Hill for a spectacular view

Read Full Story »

Food and Drink

Intriguing dishes served with feeling and carefully matched wines that provide new dining experiences

Read Full Story »
Tuesday, September 20, 2016

It’s almost time for the Berkshire & Buckinghamshire Life Food & Drink Awards 2016 with the ceremony taking place at the Royal Windsor Racecourse on Thursday 20 October. We’re delighted to announce our finalists…

Read Full Story »
Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Whether you’re looking for fine dining, pub food, a romantic meal for 2 or a taste of something from further afield, eating out in Buckinghamshire really has something for everyone. Here’s our guide to the best local restaurants and pubs

Read Full Story »
Tuesday, September 20, 2016

It’s time to take your taste buds on a trip to Italy as we discover some of the best Italian cuisine in Aylesbury, Gerrards Cross and beyond. Buon appetito.

Read Full Story »
Friday, September 16, 2016

Whether you’re looking for fine dining, pub food, a romantic meal for 2 or a taste of something from further afield, eating out in Berkshire really has something for everyone. Here’s our guide to the best local restaurants and pubs

Read Full Story »
12 ISSUES FOR £22.99

People

Wed, 11:51

Wendy Tobitt from the Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust (BBOWT) explains the link between nature-friendly farming and a brimming bowl of cereal

Read full story »
Friday, September 23, 2016

Our columnist reveals in his new book that the route to joining Countryfile was not a simple one, but more like a farming X Factor with plenty of drama

Read full story »
Friday, September 23, 2016

She’s an inspirational torch bearer: Pam Relph recently headed to Brazil to defend her treasured rowing title and gold medal

Read full story »
Monday, September 19, 2016

Claire Pitcher introduces us to some of the best Buckinghamshire-based writers’ groups

Read full story »
Friday, September 16, 2016

Buckinghamshire authors have been really busy with everything from murder and mayhem to food and fantasy into our towns and villages

Read full story »

Events

Tue, 14:54

Great things to do in Berkshire this weekend: art exhibitions, walks, concerts, theatre, places to visit and other events and ideas.

Read full story »

Homes & Gardens

Wed, 16:35

Jan Raycroft and Maureen McLean pop in to a stunning Reading home where the delightful owners have ‘itchy feet’

Read full story »
Friday, September 23, 2016

Thinking of using natural stone, but not sure what sort would be best for what you have in mind? Below is a quick rundown on the different types of stone and what to use where.

Read full story »
Tuesday, September 20, 2016

With The Luxury Property Show taking place this month, here we showcase a few of the amazing homes around the world that might tempt you

Read full story »
Tuesday, September 6, 2016

A fantastic garden is within the reach of us all, says Naomi Slade. We just need to plant for who and where we are!

Read full story »
Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Today, it is possible to control many aspects of your world by simply touching a button on your smartphone or tablet device.

Read full story »

Sponsored Articles


Thursday, August 4, 2016

Serving the community for 35 years, with its magnificent gardens gracefully descending to the waters edge of The River Loddon, the elegant Georgian Grade II listed Bridge House has extended its facilities.

Read more
Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Kitchen worktops have become a major feature in kitchens over the last 10 years or so, with more people using high quality materials such as Granite and Quartz, instead of the traditional timbers and laminates.

Read more
Monday, November 23, 2015

Strutt & Parker announced the acquisition of Edwards & Elliott, a Surrey and Berkshire-based residential estate agency. Edwards & Elliott has three offices in Ascot, Sunningdale and Windlesham, with 20 staff offering sales and lettings services as well as a new homes department.

Read more
Monday, October 12, 2015

The Carnarvon Arms is a beautifully restored 18th century country inn, offering a stunning dining room with a high vaulted ceiling, a thriving friendly bar and 19 stylish bedrooms.

Read more
Friday, May 22, 2015

This gorgeous Arabescato marble worktop would make a statement in any kitchen. And if you are prepared to seal it regularly, wipe any spills as soon as they occur and like the idea of it developing character with age, then it is definitely for you.

Read more

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:


Topics of Interest

Food and Drink Directory

Subscribe or buy a mag today

subscription ad


Follow us on Twitter


Like us on Facebook

Local Business Directory

Berkshire's trusted business finder

Job search in your local area



Search For a Car In Your Area

Property Search