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  • Reading ranks best town for job opportunities

    READING is the UK’s best town of job opportunities, according to a recent study. Research by money.co.uk analysed the 30 most populated towns and cities across the UK based on their number of Indeed job listings. And the study revealed Reading

  • Ice-cream sundaes at Creams Cafe given away for FREE

    ICE cream fans will be able to get their hands on free sundaes as part of national ice cream day later this month. Creams Cafe is giving away 10,000 free ice cream sundaes on Sunday, July 17, from its Slough, Winsdor and Reading stores. The

  • Old Reading gas works social club to be protected

    Historic buildings which played a part in Reading’s industrial heritage have receive local protection from the council. The old Reading Gas Works Social Club has now been added to the Local List following a decision by the council’s planning committee

  • Police raid home searching for drugs

    Newbury police raided a property in Hungerford after being tipped off about a stash of drugs this morning (23/6). The officers from the Hungerford and Dowlands NHPT and Newbury Priority Crime team successfully executed a warrant at the Hungerford

  • Youtube video names Reading 'most dangerous M4 junction'

    Hundreds of thousands of people travel along the M4 everyday that takes you on a route between London and Wales, passing through Reading. Due to the many roundabouts and slip roads connecting the expansive motorway, the winding route is comprised

  • Reading measures to boost cycling made permanent

    Measures aimed at boosting cycling in Reading that in cases have proved controversial have been made permanent. In May 2020, a range of ‘active travel measures’ were taken in Reading to enhance the viability of cycling in town. Many of these

  • Christopher David Clarke

    CLARKE Christopher David Passed away on 8th June at the Royal Berkshire Hospital following a short illness. Chris will be greatly missed by all his family, his friends and all that knew him. Funeral will be held at St. James Church, Ruscombe on Wednesday

  • Daphne Eileen Adler

    ADLER Daphne Eileen Passed away on Wednesday 25th May 2022 aged 96 years. A much loved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. The Funeral service will take place at St. Nicolas' Church, Sutcliffe Avenue, Earley on Wednesday 29th June at 2:00 pm. Family

  • Mary Caheny

    CAHENY Mary Passed away peacefully on the 5th of June 2022, aged 93 years. Mary will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her. Funeral Service to take place at English Martyrs Roman Catholic Church on Tuesday 28th of June at 12 noon, followed by

  • Margaret Lydia May Clements

    CLEMENTS Margaret Lydia May Passed away at West Berkshire Community Hospital on 6th June 2022 aged 89 years. Margaret will be sadly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service to be held at St. Michaels Church, Tilehurst on Wednesday 6th July at

  • Margaret Rosalie Stedeford

    STEDEFORD Margaret Rosalie (Greta) Beloved wife of the late Rev Laurance Stedeford, passed away on 5th June aged 97, leaving 5 children, 13 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. The funeral is on 4th July at Reading Crematorium at 11.30 for family

  • Mike (Michael Richard) Bullock

    BULLOCK Mike (Michael Richard) Michael sadly passed away on Saturday 11th June. Husband of the late Olive and father to Stephen, Alison and Anthony, he will be greatly missed by all of his family and friends. Funeral service will take place at Reading