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Reading's Ben Blakeley found guilty of the murder of pregnant teenager Jayden Parkinson

24 Jul 2014 16:30

THE manipulative former boyfriend of teenager Jayden Parkinson has been found guilty of her murder today.

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Veteran Woodley Lib Dem Sam Rahmouni in shock defection to Tories

24 Jul 2014 13:00 • Nick Gutteridge

A STALWART Lib Dem councillor has defected to the Tories after losing his borough council seat in this summer's elections.

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Delays in Southcote after bus collides with lorry

24 Jul 2014 12:59

MOTORISTS are being warned to expect delays in Southcote after a bus collided with a lorry this afternoon.

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Dr Who star David Tennant believed to be in Reading for filming of hit drama Broadchurch

24 Jul 2014 12:30 • Nick Gutteridge

DAVID Tennant is believed to have swung into town today for the filming of his latest BAFTA award winning drama Broadchurch.

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Police target drug dealers in dawn raids across Reading and Earley

24 Jul 2014 11:00

DAWN raids have been carried out on nine homes in Reading and Earley as part of a regional crackdown on drug dealing.

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The Week in Westminster: With Reading West MP Alok Sharma

IN recent weeks, I have been speaking at a number of events focused on the important debate about airport capacity, including a conference organised by the Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) and a Runways UK event held at the Guildhall in the City of London.

Who’s rich enough to buy Reading?

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The Week in Westminster: With Reading East MP Rob Wilson

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Samrit Bunditkitsada takeover of Reading FC continues to drag on

24 Jul 2014 18:30 • Sportsdesk

SAMRIT Bunditkitsada’s takeover of Reading FC is dragging on due to the Football League’s Owners and Directors Test.

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Berkshire rugby's Jon Dance speaks of delight at new role as RFU President

24 Jul 2014 18:30 • Sportsdesk

JON Dance has described his election to the prestigious role of Rugby Football Union President as a ‘huge honour.’

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Friends XI win the Keith Mitchell Cup after being crowned champions of the Reading Midweek League T20

24 Jul 2014 16:30

CAPTAIN Pete Dickenson hailed his Friends XI bowling attack after they thrashed Kidmore End Academy to win the Keith Mitchell Cup.

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Reading's Alex Danson on target as England Women win opening Commenwealth Games fixture

24 Jul 2014 15:50 • Sportsdesk

England Women got their 2014 Commonwealth Games campaign up and running with a hard-fought win over Pool B opponents Wales on day one.

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The Week in Westminster: With Reading West MP Alok Sharma

18 Jul 2014 09:30

IN recent weeks, I have been speaking at a number of events focused on the important debate about airport capacity, including a conference organised by the Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) and a Runways UK event held at the Guildhall in the City of London.

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Who’s rich enough to buy Reading?

17 Jul 2014 12:28 • Gary Farmer

Could billionaire James Dyson hoover up Reading all by himself - or would he need a little help from Richard Branson?

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Anti-social media needs a muzzle

14 Jul 2014 12:14 • Gary Farmer

It was bad enough when people were regularly getting themselves into trouble with e-mails they wish they’d never sent - and then came Facebook. And unfortunately the “say it in haste, repent at leisure” syndrome is even more acute now, with the advent of Twitter.

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The Week in Westminster: With Reading East MP Rob Wilson

11 Jul 2014 09:30

SUMMER is one mad dash from place-to-place for MPs trying to keep up with all the fantastic events and activities taking place.

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Campaign launched to save Windsor's 100-year-old theatre which is the only unsubsidised theatre in the country

18 Jul 2014 10:15

A campaign has been launched by the Windsor Observer - part of the Berkshire Media Group - to save Windsor's 100-year-old theatre as fears the curtain could come down for the final time surface.

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First night review of Murder Weapon by Brian Clemens at Theatre Royal Windsor

1 Jul 2014 09:30

IT’S annoying what you can fail to deduce about a murder mystery even when you’ve picked up the scent.

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Artists take their talents to the streets

23 Jun 2014 09:30

A TOWN centre was bustling with life and colour as hundreds of artists and performers showcased their talents.

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