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Education Funding Agency postpones work on Highridge site in Caversham after agreeing to scout out new locations for the Heights free school

THE Education Funding Agency has postponed working on the Highridge site in Caversham after agreeing to scout out new locations for the Heights free school.

1 Sep 2014 14:00 • Nick Gutteridge

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Traffic disruption around Royal Berkshire Hospital

1 Sep 2014 13:30

ROADS around the Royal Berkshire Hospital have been backed up today due to closures for repair works.

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Hurst festival closed by police due to excessive noise levels

1 Sep 2014 09:30

A CHARITY music festival in Hurst had to be shut down by police in the early hours of Sunday morning after reaching excessive noise levels.

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Tilehurst neighbours join to fight new home plans

1 Sep 2014 08:00 • Chris Anderson

MORE than 150 people attended the first Love Tilehurst meeting to object to potential new housing sites.

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Firefighters attend two-car smash on the M4

31 Aug 2014 18:30

TWO Reading crews were called to a two-car smash between junctions 11 and 12 of the M4 this afternoon (Sunday).

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The rise and rise of an online Norse Star

When a company “suddenly” experiences a meteoric rise, particularly when it’s one operating in the jungle of online marketing services, it can leave pundits struggling to find an adequate explanation.

The Week in Westminster: With Reading West MP Alok Sharma

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BREAKING: Reading FC winger Royston Drenthe joins Sheffield Wednesday

1 Sep 2014 17:20 • Sportsdesk

READING FC flop Royston Drenthe has joined Championship rivals Sheffield Wednesday on loan until January.

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Nigel Adkins calls Reading FC's victory at Middlesbrough as 'great win' ahead of busy transfer deadline day

1 Sep 2014 11:05 • Sportsdesk

NIGEL Adkins hailed Reading FC’s win at the Riverside as a ‘great victory’ for his team.

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London Irish RFC to host Wales and Fiji during 2015 Rugby World Cup

31 Aug 2014 14:30 • Sportsdesk

LONDON Irish’s new Hazelwood training ground will be the official base for Wales and Fiji during the 2015 Rugby World Cup.

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Watkins honoured to be part of European Championships

31 Aug 2014 09:30 • Sportsdesk

CALCOT’S Tricia Watkins admits her experience was as good as gold as she presented medals to some of Europe’s finest Paralympians.

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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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Opinion »

The rise and rise of an online Norse Star

When a company “suddenly” experiences a meteoric rise, particularly when it’s one operating in the jungle of online marketing services, it can leave pundits struggling to find an adequate explanation.

8 Aug 2014 11:25 • Gary Farmer

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The Week in Westminster: With Reading West MP Alok Sharma

1 Aug 2014 09:30

AS our local economy continues to grow, business confidence expands and unemployment falls, it is not surprising more people are looking to Reading to work and bring up their families.

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The Week in Westminster: With Reading East MP Rob Wilson

25 Jul 2014 09:30

WITH the Parliamentary term coming to an end on Tuesday I am looking forward to getting back to Reading and being able to focus on local issues.

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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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Theatre Royal Windsor - Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat review

Harry Buckley, 18, from Windsor, visited the Theatre Royal in Windsor to see the performance of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat. Here is his 250-word review:

1 Sep 2014 16:00

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Theatre Royal Windsor - Dreamboats and Miniskirts review

1 Sep 2014 15:15

Lorna Hensley went to see Dreamboats and Miniskirts at the Theatre Royal in Windsor, and her 250-word review won her backstage tickets to the show. Read her review here:

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Big debut for dynamic quintet Lucius at Reading Festival

23 Aug 2014 09:30

Indie pop band Lucius spoke to us about the excitement surrounding their first set at Reading on the Festival Republic Stage tomorrow (Sunday)...

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