30 Jul 2014 18:10
TILEHURST Swimming Club’s Commonwealth Games gold medallist Adam Barrett can inspire the next generation of stars in the pool, according to his former coach.
30 Jul 2014 17:11
DETECTIVES and immigration officers swooped on a Reading service station to catch 15 illegal immigrants from west Africa.
30 Jul 2014 17:00 • James Ash
VILLAGERS and business owners are fighting to stop a “faceless” high street coffee chain opening a new branch in Pangbourne.
30 Jul 2014 15:30
REPAIRS on a collapsed sewer in Vastern Road will start tomorrow.
30 Jul 2014 15:00
THE lineup for the final stage at this year’s sold-out Reading Festival has been announced with less than a month to go before wellies and tents take over the town once more.
30 Jul 2014 14:30 • James Ash
A PAIR of acupuncturists are launching a new cancer charity which will give patients support when they are diagnosed.
30 Jul 2014 12:50 • Sportsdesk
READING Hockey Club's Alex Danson helped England secure their passage through to the Commonwealth Games semi finals with a hard-fought 2-1 win over host nation Scotland this morning.
30 Jul 2014 09:30
REWIND to 1984 – long before MP3s were king – the Thompson Twins’ Into the gap was one of the most played vinyl records in my house. As a music-obsessed six-year-old, I must have spent hours listening to those nine songs over and over again...
30 Jul 2014 08:00 • James Ash
A NEW smartphone app has been launched to help patients find their nearest NHS services.
29 Jul 2014 23:40 • Sportsdesk
HAL Robson-Kanu will miss the start of the Sky Bet Championship season after suffering a knee injury in Reading FC’s 0-0 stalemate at Stevenage on Tuesday night.
29 Jul 2014 17:15
THIS is the man police believe holds vital clues to an unsolved burglary in Charvil.
29 Jul 2014 16:55
COMMUTERS are being warned to expect delays between Reading and Gatwick Airport after someone was hit by a train in Surrey.
29 Jul 2014 15:30
STREETLIGHTS at Reading's Town Hall Square will be switched off on Monday to mark the outbreak of the First World War.
29 Jul 2014 12:38 • Sportsdesk
READING Hockey Club's Simon Mantell and Nick Catlin were in the England team which suffered cruel defeat against New Zealand in their penultimate Pool B match at the Commonwealth Games after Simon Child fired home in the 68th minute to seal victory for the world number six side.
29 Jul 2014 12:30 • Joe Gammie
A FORGOTTEN corner of The Oracle is to be revitalised by an Argentinian steakhouse and water mill-themed artwork.
29 Jul 2014 10:22 • Sportsdesk
TILEHURST Bowling Club’s Andy Knapper overcame injury to claim a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games.
28 Jul 2014 19:35 • Sportsdesk
READING Hockey Club's Women were in the England team which suffered their first loss of the 2014 Commonwealth Games when they were beaten 3-0 by defending champions Australia today.
28 Jul 2014 18:10
TWO fiancees have launched a petition to try to bolster sentencing powers to stop other families going through the nightmare they have endured.
28 Jul 2014 14:30
A MICHELIN-STARRED chef is hoping to inspire the next generation as he joins the search for the county’s most talented young cooks.
28 Jul 2014 13:30 • Sportsdesk
READING Hockey Club pair Nick Catlin and Simon Mantell helped England men to an 8-1 thrashing of Malaysia in their second Pool B match at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.