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The street art appears overnight on the side of Reading Prison which is under threat of development.

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

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The pandemic is changing the jobs market. What happens to young and old trying to find work?

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An "excessive number" of people gathered at the Lower Earley Farmers' Market, police said.

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A meteor - which was caught on camera - was visible for around seven seconds on Sunday night.

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Andrei Stan was jailed after being convicted of causing serious injury by dangerous driving.

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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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Infection rates are declining overall, but some regions are seeing a rise in cases.

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The government is reviewing whether venues can ask for proof of vaccination or a negative test.

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A year ago, the UK was yet to record a Covid case. Then a family rang NHS 111 from a hotel in York.

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Christmas gatherings were cut back but was there still an impact on Covid cases?

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Coronavirus lockdown rules are changing across the UK, but who is responsible for enforcing them?

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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: 9C (48F), Minimum Temperature: 1C (35F), Wind Direction: South Easterly, Wind Speed: 7mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1031mb, Humidity: 79%, UV Risk: 2, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 06:55 GMT, Sunset: 17:48 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 8C (47F), Minimum Temperature: 3C (38F), Wind Direction: Easterly, Wind Speed: 6mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1028mb, Humidity: 84%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 06:53 GMT, Sunset: 17:50 GMT

Maximum Temperature: 6C (44F), Minimum Temperature: 1C (33F), Wind Direction: North Easterly, Wind Speed: 10mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1027mb, Humidity: 79%, UV Risk: 1, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 06:51 GMT, Sunset: 17:52 GMT

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