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She was charged following a public order incident near Windsor Castle, Thames Valley Police said.

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The funeral congregation was socially distanced, with the Queen seated alone, because of Covid rules.

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Rachid Khadla is jailed for cruelty to his three children, who he bullied and assaulted for years.

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Firefighters battled the blaze at the newly-built block of flats in Arborfield.

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Ahead of local elections on 6 May, we break down how Berkshire's local authorities spend your money.

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

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Hammerson, whose centres include the Bullring and Brent Cross, is "resetting rents to more affordable levels".

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The Duke of Edinburgh's ceremonial funeral will be held on Saturday in line with Covid regulations.

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Reading council is to spend 32,000 from a 765-home project on sports facilities.

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Police mount specialist search operations in Windsor ahead of the Duke of Edinburgh's funeral.

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Guards on South Western Railway had fought plans for drivers to operate the doors on new trains.

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Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area.

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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 (62F), Minimum Temperature: 3C (38F), Wind Direction: Southerly, Wind Speed: 7mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1021mb, Humidity: 51%, UV Risk: 4, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 06:01 BST, Sunset: 20:16 BST

Maximum Temperature: 15C (59F), Minimum Temperature: 5C (41F), Wind Direction: North Westerly, Wind Speed: 8mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1018mb, Humidity: 66%, UV Risk: 4, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 05:59 BST, Sunset: 20:18 BST

Maximum Temperature: 13C (56F), Minimum Temperature: 2C (35F), Wind Direction: North Easterly, Wind Speed: 10mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1023mb, Humidity: 58%, UV Risk: 3, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 05:56 BST, Sunset: 20:20 BST

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