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The 17-year-old victim suffered a "puncture wound to his torso" during an attack in Maidenhead.

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Habib Ullah went into cardiac arrest during while being searched for drugs by police in 2008.

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Protesters say the black history mural and contribution of black people in Reading is under threat.

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A spokesperson for a swan charity says it is the worst attack they have seen in 25 years.

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The items were among thousands left by passengers in the first six weeks of South Western Railway.

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About 30 cattle were spotted walking on and next to the track in Mortimer, Berkshire.

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Demonstrators marched through Reading to deliver a petition to save their "spiritual home".

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A Reading woman was hospitalised after being bitten twice by a spider inside her home.

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Donna Sidebotham thought she had been snubbed by her friend after he failed to RSVP to her wedding.

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Former school teacher Jay Virdee has been diagnosed with the rare autoimmune disease scleroderma.

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Two exhibitions hope to make household names once more of the London artists who all but disappeared in the late 1930s.

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

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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

Minimum Temperature: 13C (55F), Wind Direction: East South Easterly, Wind Speed: 5mph, Visibility: Moderate, Pressure: 1022mb, Humidity: 70%, UV Risk: 3, Pollution: Low, Sunset: 18:54 BST

Maximum Temperature: 20C (68F), Minimum Temperature: 14C (57F), Wind Direction: South Easterly, Wind Speed: 10mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1019mb, Humidity: 73%, UV Risk: 3, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 06:57 BST, Sunset: 18:52 BST

Maximum Temperature: 18C (64F), Minimum Temperature: 13C (55F), Wind Direction: West South Westerly, Wind Speed: 5mph, Visibility: Very Good, Pressure: 1019mb, Humidity: 69%, UV Risk: 3, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 06:59 BST, Sunset: 18:49 BST

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