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 14:30 • Sportsdesk
THEY might have both spent more time on the treatment table rather than the pitch this season but Christian Wade believes he and Marland Yarde can be the duo to fire England to World Cup glory.
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 10:00 • Sportsdesk
READING Rockets’ Josh Wilcher has been named the England Basketball League Division One Player of the Year.
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 17:30 • Sportsdesk
LONDON Irish may now be mathematically safe from relegation from the Aviva Premiership but Shane Geraghty insists there is no chance of the Exiles turning their thoughts to their summer holidays just yet.
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 16:45 • Sportsdesk
READING FC slipped out of the Championship play-off places after a disappointing 3-0 defeat to Wigan Athletic on Friday.
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 11:30 • Sportsdesk
SHANE Geraghty will captain London Irish against his former club Northampton Saints at Franklins Gardens on Sunday (kick-off 2pm).
18 Apr 2014 09:32
WE have a short break from Westminster this week for Easter, so I thought I’d would raise a couple of local issues that are making me a bit grumpy at the moment.
18 Apr 2014 09:31
IT PAINTS a telling picture that while a record number of children are celebrating being offered a place at their first choice of primary school, the percentage of youngsters getting allocated their number one option has dropped.
18 Apr 2014 09:30
QUITE often I’ll merrily draft my column at some bizarre hour. I’m
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 08:00 • Sportsdesk
ALEX Pearce insists Reading FC are in a ‘great position’ heading into the final four games of the Championship season.
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 14:30 • Sportsdesk
READING Town suffered a disappointing 3-0 defeat to Windsor FC in the Berks & Bucks Senior Trophy final on Tuesday evening.