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Two arrested over report of care home neglect

30 Oct 2014 17:55

Residents of a care home were being found new homes after a man and a woman were arrested on suspicion of wilful neglect.

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Third man arrested in connection with Reading town centre assault

30 Oct 2014 17:00

A THIRD man has been arrested in connection with a two men being knocked unconscious in an assault in Reading town centre.

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Police watchdog launches investigation into events leading up to the death of Woodley teenager Julian Randall

30 Oct 2014 16:50

THE death of teenager Julian Randall has sparked an investigation into the events leading up to him being struck by a car and killed.

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Arrest made following the rape of a man in Tilehurst

30 Oct 2014 16:40

A MAN was arrested yesterday following a rape in Tilehurst in the early hours of Sunday morning.

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Good Samaritan takes cyclist home after knocking him off his bike

30 Oct 2014 11:50

A GOOD Samaritan took a cyclist home after colliding with him at a west Reading roundabout.

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Europe essay prize is a great winter challenge

For any enterprising student who’s dreamed of being able to seriously expand his or her horizons the new eye-catcher offer agreed between Berlin-based travel experts GoEuro and the University of Reading is surely too good to ignore.

Are green “tractors” the smart 4X4 option?

Are we swapping the gym for a gadget?

How will Reading fare in the Championship this season?

Getting to grips with project risk

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Reading RFC fall to another heartbreaking defeat against Windsor RFC

30 Oct 2014 19:30

A LAST-GASP score denied Reading for a second week in a row as they slipped to a 22-18 defeat against Berkshire rivals Windsor in South West One East on Saturday.

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Strong Reading Under 21s side leave it late to beat Brighton & Hove Albion

30 Oct 2014 17:30

ANTON Ferdinand and Danny Williams played a part as Reading Under 21s struck twice late on to run out 2-0 winners at Brighton on Monday evening.

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Hellenic League Round-up: Reading Town suffer mixed results while Highmoor Ibis suffer and Woodley Town shine

30 Oct 2014 16:30

READING Town almost pulled off a miracle comeback to draw with high-flying Binfield in the Hellenic League Premier Division on Tuesday night, but eventually fell to a 3-2 home defeat.

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Reading FC star Jake Taylor wants to build strong run of form after Blackpool win

30 Oct 2014 15:30

JAKE Taylor believes Reading can use Saturday’s victory at home to Blackpool as the catalyst for a charge up the league table.

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Still Searching for Income

In 2012 I was asked to write for this publication and based on comments from clients I thought it was then topical to look at maximising the return on savings in a low interest rate environment; I entitled the piece 'Searching for Income'.

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Europe essay prize is a great winter challenge

For any enterprising student who’s dreamed of being able to seriously expand his or her horizons the new eye-catcher offer agreed between Berlin-based travel experts GoEuro and the University of Reading is surely too good to ignore.

29 Oct 2014 09:30

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Are green “tractors” the smart 4X4 option?

9 Oct 2014 13:03 • Hugh Miller

Even for people who follow new vehicle design fairly closely the lingering, classic image of the 4 X 4 is often that of an ostentatious gas guzzler with the eco-efficiency of a Sherman tank - the notorious “Chelsea Tractor”.

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Are we swapping the gym for a gadget?

9 Oct 2014 13:01 • Hugh Miller

We all know about the well-established trend among young people to risk obesity by spending endless hours glued to computer games - but it could just be that we’re giving technological gadgetry a bad name it doesn’t really deserve.

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How will Reading fare in the Championship this season?

8 Oct 2014 11:14

We're rolling into October now and the start of the winter period of the 2014/15 Championship season so things are starting to settle into place in the second tier of English football for The Royals and all of the other side's looking to secure promotion to the Premier League.

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The Happy Horticulturalist on the war of the roses

30 Oct 2014 09:30

The Wars of the Roses will be known to you as a period of civil war in medieval England between the Lancastrians wearing red roses and the Yorkists wearing white roses.

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Things are getting better and better for Chas and Dave

30 Oct 2014 09:30

THINGS are getting ‘better and better’ for Cockney duo Chas and Dave as their hit tour gets set to roll into town.

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Rachel Parris brings the glamour of Las Vegas to Norden Farm

27 Oct 2014 09:30

Rising star and comedian, Rachel Parris, will be bring her show Live in Vegas to Norden Farm on Thursday, October 30 at 8pm.

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Mapping out the buy-to-let opportunity

A brief look at the recent history of the UK property market is enough to explain why buy-to-let is rightly seen as a sound investment option, but of course life, where serious money is concerned, is never straightforward.

17 Oct 2014 11:23 • Roy Beers

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