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He warns future choking deaths could occur at a hospital where three people have died from choking.

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Staff have carried on working while coming to terms with their grief, the school said.

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Three of the four closed lines into Paddington reopen but passengers have faced further disruption.

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John Marshall said at first he laughed at her fall, not realising that she had hurt herself.

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Jack McLaren died in hospital as a result a "forcible shake" which caused bleeding on his brain.

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BBC Berkshire's resident Geordie, Michael Race, takes to the streets to try and find out.

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BBC News visited travellers on two sites to discuss councils spending thousands on clear-up costs.

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A roller ski club helps cross-country skiers learn the techniques when there is no snow.

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Hannah Jenkins survived a cycling accident - but woke up no longer being able to understand English.

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Brecon-based Cpl Tom Evans is named British Army photographer of the year.

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Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Reading and Millwall.

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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.

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