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Thursday 23 October 2014 10:06 PM

Express reporter takes on foodbank challenge

Rice pudding or custard? Tea or coffee?

Like the majority of people these are not decisions I am used to making but for many it's an ugly reality many are having to face.

Spending time at Slough Foodbank today, I was given my three days' supply of food.

The challenge is to live as many others do, on the generosity of


17:00 Thu 23 Oct 2014
council With Christmas party season fast approaching the dangers of using unlicensed taxis in Slough is being highlighted. The licensing team at Slough Borough Council [SBC] is warning residents not to use anything other than a
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14:21 Thu 23 Oct 2014
police A teenager from Slough who had been missing since last week has been found safe and well. Jordan Morten, 16, had been missing from his home since last Wednesday evening. Thames Valley Police has thanked
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11:00 Thu 23 Oct 2014
Cllr Alan Mellins A Royal Borough councillor has come under fire after suggesting the solution for removing travellers from sites is to 'execute them'. The offensive remark was made by Cllr Alan Mellins (Con, Cox Green) during a
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14:56 Thu 23 Oct 2014
guildhall A coroner recorded an 'open verdict' at the inquest into the death of a man who was found in the Jubilee River in Datchet. The body Marcin Kozakowski, of Salt Hill Way, Slough, was found
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12:10 Thu 23 Oct 2014
mac Fiona Mactaggart hopped on her bike on Saturday to help mark Anti-Slavery Day. The Slough MP took part in the final stage of the Cycle for Freedom ride which saw 14 cyclists pedal more than
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08:00 Thu 23 Oct 2014
slough A call has gone out for volunteers to play their part and raise awareness of sleeping rough. Slough Homeless Our Concern (SHOC) has teamed up with Trinity Homeless Projects to take part in The Big
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