21 Apr 2014 00:30
IF you are one of the thousands to hit the streets of Reading this Easter Monday looking to bag a sale, why not nominate a shop in this year's Reading Retail Awards?
20 Apr 2014 17:00 • Joe Gammie
HEALTH bosses have pledged to extend GPs’ hours into the evenings and weekends despite missing out on £5m in Government funding.
20 Apr 2014 12:00 • James Ash
AGRICULTURE students put their skills to the test when they offered tips and advice to a successful dairy farm.
20 Apr 2014 08:00 • James Ash
MORE children missed out on their first choice of primary school this year.
19 Apr 2014 17:00 • Nick Gutteridge
MORE claims to a compensation fund for underpaid female council employees could put a squeeze on vital services, fears Reading’s Lib Dem leader.
19 Apr 2014 12:00
A CONVICTED murderer who kicked a paedophile to death in his cell while serving a life sentence had been encouraged to talk about violent fantasies during therapy sessions, an inquest heard.
19 Apr 2014 08:00 • Andrew Belt
A 20-YEAR-OLD who has been hauled before the courts for 30 offences over seven years has been sent to a youth offenders institution for handling two stolen speakers.
18 Apr 2014 17:00 • James Ash
GUESTS were told to embrace social media and developing technology when businesses from across the Thames Valley attracted new clients on Tuesday.
18 Apr 2014 12:00 • James Ash
THE sun was shining over Burghfield Bowls Club when its new playing green was unveiled.
18 Apr 2014 08:00 • Nick Gutteridge
POLICE have landed a hammer blow in their war on drugs after a judge jailed the final member of a powerful narcotics gang capable of flooding Reading’s streets with nearly half a million pounds worth of heroin.
18 Apr 2014 07:59 • Nick Gutteridge
A JUDGE has praised the bravery of two undercover police officers who helped bring down some of Reading’s biggest drug lords.
17 Apr 2014 17:00
A PRISONER on day release who mowed down a policeman in a stolen car and left him for dead has been jailed.
17 Apr 2014 16:59 • Andrew Belt
POLICE are trying to track down a teenage boy who was attacked and left with head injuries in west Reading.
17 Apr 2014 14:20
MOTORISTS have been boosted by the news that water mains replacement work on Caversham Road will end tomorrow.
17 Apr 2014 14:00 • Andrew Belt
A SHOP worker was hit round the head and forced to open a till by masked robbers in a terrifying daylight attack in Whitley.
17 Apr 2014 12:00 • Joe Gammie
A DRIVER who killed two cyclists in a devastating smash in Purley while nearly two-and-a-half times over the drink-drive limit was jailed yesterday (Wednesday).
17 Apr 2014 08:00 • Andrew Belt
WORRIED neighbours have described the “horrendous” moment a car with three young children inside smashed into a parked car on a notoriously-congested road.
16 Apr 2014 18:00
ONE lane of the M4 has been closed due to an collision involving two cars.
16 Apr 2014 15:59 • Nick Gutteridge
A TOP team of council workers who help youngsters struggling with speech and language skills have scooped two prestigious awards.