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Work is set to start on the 18-storey office block and pocket park in Spring and finish in 2024.

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The couple, who both have coronavirus, were given "precious" time together, their daughter says.

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

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Assistant coroner Ian Wade says he is unable to say how or why Junaed Amin died.

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The work at Reading West station could begin in March, a council says.

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Reading Borough Council gives the go ahead to convert the former Arthur Hill swimming pool.

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The father of a Reading terror attack victim asks why the killer was not considered a danger.

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West Berkshire Council said 31 residents and 24 members of staff have so far tested positive.

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A Reading hospital says it is coping after a big increase in the number of coronavirus patients.

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Children across the UK are raising awareness about the Indian farmers protests on social media.

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The vaccines were administered on Saturday by a household doctor at Windsor Castle, a royal source says.

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The BBC Sports Personality of the Year Unsung Hero for the south of England is Debbie Clay, from Shinfield in Berkshire.

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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: 0C (32F), Minimum Temperature: 0C (32F), Wind Direction: Southerly, Wind Speed: 7mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1030mb, Humidity: 93%, UV Risk: 0, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:17 GMT, Sunset: 16:20 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 8C (46F), Minimum Temperature: 3C (38F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 14mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1015mb, Humidity: 91%, UV Risk: 0, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:17 GMT, Sunset: 16:22 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 6C (44F), Minimum Temperature: 3C (37F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 11mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1023mb, Humidity: 88%, UV Risk: 0, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 08:15 GMT, Sunset: 16:23 GMT

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