19 Dec 2014 09:00
WATCH a Reading church's take on this year's Monty the Penguin John Lewis advert.
18 Dec 2014 15:30 • Chris Anderson
IT is the time of year when we are urged to stop for a moment and consider those who are less fortunate than ourselves. But this story, about a bunch of vulnerable youngsters, is sure to touch the heart of even the most stingy of Christmas Scrooges.
18 Dec 2014 15:00
PURLEY will have a by-election on January 28, 2015 to fill the vacancy after ward councillor David Betts died earlier this year.
18 Dec 2014 13:15
CONSTRUCTION work on a new bridge over the M4 connecting Reading to massive new housing developments to the south is to start in January.
18 Dec 2014 13:14 • Carly Read
THE UNIVERSITY OF READING has strengthened its standing as a leading research institution in the biggest national assessment of UK university research.
18 Dec 2014 12:00
A man who groped three women and followed two others making sexual suggestions within 45 of each other has struck again.
18 Dec 2014 11:05
A VILLAGE vicar will stand trial next summer for a sexual offence on a child.
18 Dec 2014 09:30
A man has been banned from making any calls to emergency services unless he genuinely needs their help.
18 Dec 2014 09:30
One Reading Chronicle reader will be lucky enough to win £400 worth of vouchers and products from Reading high street shops this Christmas.
17 Dec 2014 17:30 • James Ash
PHOTOGRAPHS from The Chronicle's extensive archive feature in a vast online collection now available from Reading Museum.
17 Dec 2014 14:45
COUNCILLORS are lobbying the government to help the town’s authorities meet the rising cost of construction before it jeopardises its school expansion programme.
17 Dec 2014 14:15
THE number of unemployed people signing on in Reading has fallen for nine consecutive months.
17 Dec 2014 11:50
A CHRISTMAS tree decorated with lit candles started a blaze that has gutted a family home.
17 Dec 2014 11:30
BERKS County FC continued their pre-festive revival with a 1-0 home win over newly-promoted Unity.
16 Dec 2014 17:23 • Carly Read
A SOUTHCOTE LANE man has been jailed for drugs offences in Reading.
16 Dec 2014 09:00
A MAN has been rushed to hospital after an early morning collision on the IDR in Reading.
15 Dec 2014 17:40 • Carly Read
NEIGHBOURS living on what was has been claimed was a once quiet, residential street in east Reading are at war over plans to extend the size of a house share notorious for noise, rubbish and bad smells.
15 Dec 2014 16:20
THREE west Reading men have been charged with drug offences after running away from a car containing cash and drugs in Whitley yesterday.
15 Dec 2014 15:25
POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a distraction burglary in Woodley on Saturday afternoon.
15 Dec 2014 10:50
An Eversley man has been fined for possessing cannabis and cocaine after police pulled a car over in Woodley.