19 Dec 2014 16:52 • Carly Read
Christmas shopping – done. Turkey – stuffed. Tree – decorated. As many of us clock off, shut up shop and wind down for the festive season, Reading’s Royal Mail team are working overtime to deliver a first class Christmas to the borough on the busiest day of the year.
19 Dec 2014 15:35
TWO teenagers and two men will appear before a court accused of growing 51 cannabis plants.
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 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 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 14:15
THE number of unemployed people signing on in Reading has fallen for nine consecutive months.
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.
14 Dec 2014 09:50
More than 1,000 runners have pounded the streets around Reading for the town's first Santa Run.
13 Dec 2014 17:50
A COACH was evacuated on the M4 after a blaze broke out in its engine this morning.
13 Dec 2014 10:00
Christmas shoppers in Caversham will be put in the festive mood during the second day of its shopping extravaganza.
12 Dec 2014 16:18 • Carly Read
BERKSHIRE YOUTH has become the first organisation to receive a new nationally recognised quality standard endorsed by The Charity Commission.
12 Dec 2014 14:51 • Carly Read
PLANS for an academy to be built on a Reading street notorious for drugs, alcohol and anti-social behaviour have been given the green light by the council.
12 Dec 2014 11:30
PROBLEMS with medical records have led to the health regulator stepping into take action at the Royal Berkshire Hospital.
12 Dec 2014 11:15
BOARDS are going up around the Civic Centre today as the borough council prepares to close its doors for the final time.
12 Dec 2014 10:00
A VILLAGE vicar will remain suspended from his parish until prosecutors decide whether to call for a retrial over a single sexual offence on a child.
11 Dec 2014 16:15
JUSTICE caught up with a serial rapist who abducted a teenage girl on her way home from a night out 26 years ago.