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28 Nov 2014 17:55

Tilehurst school evacuated today after smoke began billowing from a computer

A PRIMARY school in Tilehurst was evacuated after smoke started billowing from a computer.

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28 Nov 2014 16:50

Police to launch annual anti-drink drive and drug drive campaign

The police is set to launch its Christmas to tackle the "menace" of drink driving after more than 100 people were arrested in Berkshire last year.

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28 Nov 2014 16:00

Katesgrove man charged with five burglaries in Reading

A KATESGROVE man has been charged in connection with five burglaries in Reading town centre.

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28 Nov 2014 15:50

Burglar jailed for raid on west Reading home

A BURGLAR has been jailed for raiding a west Reading home.

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28 Nov 2014 13:10

Metal bars mistakenly installed in the road at corner of west Reading street

WOULD you fancy leaving your bike here?

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28 Nov 2014 11:45

Breaking: Broad Street Mall listed for sale

BROAD Street Mall has been put on sale for £62m.

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27 Nov 2014 16:15

Body of a man pulled from the River Kennet

THE body of a man has been pulled from the River Kennet today.

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27 Nov 2014 14:00

Pioneering scheme could make Caversham a 'safe haven'

“COMPREHENSIVE” and “brave” proposals have been put forward to turn Caversham Village centre into a safe haven for shoppers and cars.

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27 Nov 2014 12:55

East Reading kebab shop owners fined for food safety and hygiene offences

THE owners of a kebab shop have been fined more than £7,700 for a string of food safety and hygiene offences.

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27 Nov 2014 12:00

Hospital chiefs facing more budget trouble

HOSPITAL leaders have admitted to growing pressure on its budget less than a week after a health regulator launched an investigation into its finances.

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27 Nov 2014 11:30

Missing teen found safe and well

A TEENAGER who went missing after saying he was going to visit a friend in Reading has been found.

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27 Nov 2014 11:00

Assaults by patients on increase

Five patients were responsible for more than half the assaults on NHS staff, new figures reveal.

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27 Nov 2014 10:00

Is this the future of Reading?

THIS stunning image gives us a sneak peak of what the Reading of the future will look like.

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26 Nov 2014 15:50

Christmas market comes to Reading Town Hall

RESIDENTS can get in the mood for Christmas as a festive market comes to Reading from tomorrow.

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26 Nov 2014 12:50

Chicken and basketball tickets for free

Reading Rockets Basketball players will be giving out free game tickets and chicken to customers at a newly refurbished restaurant.

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26 Nov 2014 10:20

Updated: Woman arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a man in Whitley

A WOMAN arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a 51-year-old in Whitley has been bailed until the new year.

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26 Nov 2014 09:15

Appeal for missing 14-year-old with ties to Reading and Aylesbury

POLICE are appealing for information about a missing 14-year-old boy who was last seen at Aylesbury train station yesterday.

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26 Nov 2014 09:15 • Sarah Lawrence

Latest: Watch more of police chase through Caversham - video

This dramatic footage shows a driver leading police on a high speed pursuit through Caversham before crashing into a wall.

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25 Nov 2014 19:15 • Sarah Lawrence

Breaking: Metallica to headline Reading Festival 2015

Metallica will headline Reading Festival 2015 for a record breaking fourth time, it can be revealed.

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25 Nov 2014 13:30

Motorists to expect eight months of delay as work on Reading Bridge begins

MOTORISTS are bracing themselves for eight months of delays as the £4million strengthening and restoration work on Reading Bridge begins in earnest on Monday morning.

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