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Edward McGivern died at the scene of the crash in Slough and police have appealed for witnesses.

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Rugby fans will also be affected as staff at two of the country's biggest rail operators stop working.

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A 32-mile section of the motorway between London and Theale will be widened in both directions.

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George Roach's wife Michelle died from a pulmonary embolism six weeks after giving birth.

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The redevelopment proposals include improvements to the whole of Palmer Park in Reading.

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Beauticians are giving cancer patients free workshops to help with the side effects of treatment.

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How a soldier on the Western Front used his West End theatre skills in the war effort.

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A gardening blogger has given her outside space a Halloween make-over

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Twenty years after the A34 Newbury bypass was built will it influence plans for the M4 relief road?

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In 1993, a compound in Texas became a horrific fireball, killing members of a cult, including 24 Britons.

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A referee has been suspended for three weeks for deciding a Women's Super League kick-off with a game of rocks, paper, scissors instead of a coin toss.

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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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