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The man suffered leg injuries and is now in hospital in a "stable condition", say police.

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The new South Western rail franchise holder insists two staff members will be on board each train.

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Reading council has put a building previously used for the black community on the open market.

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Kathy Richmond, from Reading, has warned others to be aware of the potential risks.

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Enthusiasts from across Europe have held their annual get-together in the UK this year.

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The Windsor theme park plans to build a holiday village with attractions and parking on green belt.

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Maidenhead United's players prepare to mix work with football in their first season in the National League.

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The BBC takes a look at the world of the competitive mermaid, as the UK's national competition is staged.

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A Jordan Hugill goal midway through the first half is enough for Alex Neil's Preston to beat Reading at Deepdale.

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Ebbsfleet salvage a late draw at Maidenhead to extend their unbeaten run to 31 league games.

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Reading Women sign England's most-capped international Fara Williams from Arsenal on a two-year deal.

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Bristol City Women sign Wales midfielder Charlie Estcourt on loan from Reading Women for the 2017-18 winter season.

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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: 12C (54F), Wind Direction: Westerly, Wind Speed: 8mph, Visibility: Very Good, Pressure: 1018mb, Humidity: 54%, UV Risk: 5, Pollution: Low, Sunset: 20:19 BST

Maximum Temperature: 21C (70F), Minimum Temperature: 15C (59F), Wind Direction: West South Westerly, Wind Speed: 8mph, Visibility: Very Good, Pressure: 1024mb, Humidity: 50%, UV Risk: 5, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 05:57 BST, Sunset: 20:17 BST

Maximum Temperature: 21C (70F), Minimum Temperature: 16C (61F), Wind Direction: South Westerly, Wind Speed: 5mph, Visibility: Good, Pressure: 1021mb, Humidity: 88%, UV Risk: 3, Pollution: Low, Sunrise: 05:58 BST, Sunset: 20:15 BST

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