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The US president's visit included a Guard of Honour and afternoon tea with the monarch.

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A scaled-back parade is held at Windsor for the second year running due to the Covid pandemic.

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The latest number of cases of Covid-19 across the county.

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The 49-year-old woman was found dead at a home in Slough over the weekend.

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More Berkshire towns announce enhanced testing of residents after a spike in cases.

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Georgia Laurie tells us about saving her twin, Melissa, from the attack in a lagoon in Mexico.

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Coverings are placed on the street artist's graffiti at Reading Prison.

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Marissa Scott is fined for exposing herself during Prince Philip's funeral in Windsor in April.

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Reading Borough Council says there has been a "significant" Covid outbreak at the Penta Hotel.

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Two Berkshire councils request surge testing amid an increase in the number of Covid cases.

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The newly-bred pink rose has been planted in the gardens at Windsor Castle to commemorate the duke.

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Flood defences for Surrey and London move forward but work in Berkshire is not going ahead.

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Community News

Potholes Giving Local Drivers a Problem

Posted by Administrator : Wednesday 13th March 2013

LEAVING US IN A DITCH? Potholes are becoming more and more of a problem in Reading due to a lack of local maintenance funding and the changes in the UK weather. Potholes despite being seen as a miner problem they can affect so many drivers on a daily basis.

Cost of Living Rising!

Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013

COSTING US OUR LIVELIHOOD? It is estimated that the cost of living looks expected to continue to rise this year with stable incomes versus increasing costs of everyday household items. In recent years the cost of living has been as high as 5 times more than wage rises.

Healthy Eating Tips For Local Families

Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013

KEEP THE WHOLE FAMILY IN TIP TOP SHAPE. Family life can be hectic and keeping up with the fast pace of it can be difficult, which also means having regular healthy meals can be easier said than done.

Push For Local Apprenticeships

Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013

INVESTING IN THE LOCAL WORKFORCE. The Reading council and government have tried many initiatives over the years, one being local apprenticeships.

Scams On The Rise

Posted by Administrator : Saturday 9th March 2013

KEEPING YOU ON YOUR TOES! It is important to keep up to date and on your toes when it comes to local fraud and scams. There are so many currently out there it is important you are aware of the more common and frequent ones.


The Local Transport Infrastructure

Posted by Administrator : Friday 1st March 2013

HOW DOES OUR LOCAL TRANSPORT COMPARE? For years people in the Reading community have made their feelings known when it comes to public transport.

Local Weather

Maximum Temperature: 17C (63F), Minimum Temperature: 9C (47F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 13mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1021mb, Humidity: 70%, UV Risk: 5, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 04:40 BST, Sunset: 21:39 BST

Maximum Temperature: 22C (72F), Minimum Temperature: 12C (54F), Wind Direction: South Westerly, Wind Speed: 8mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1021mb, Humidity: 59%, UV Risk: 8, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 04:39 BST, Sunset: 21:39 BST

Maximum Temperature: 22C (72F), Minimum Temperature: 13C (55F), Wind Direction: South Westerly, Wind Speed: 9mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1011mb, Humidity: 67%, UV Risk: 6, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 04:39 BST, Sunset: 21:40 BST

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