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Alport syndrome: Man's epic journey for kidney charity

Sat, 05/25/2019 - 00:11
When Sam Clarke was 10 years old he was told by doctors that his kidneys would fail because of Alport syndrome.
Categories: Berkshire, Reading, Slough

Man held over large-scale fly-tipping in southern England

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 15:16
Mounds of rubbish weighing up to 120 tonnes are found dumped in five counties since March.
Categories: Berkshire, Reading, Slough

'Chinese Picasso' painting sells for record £2.6m

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 13:56
The painting was kept privately by its Berkshire owner after being given to the family in Hong Kong.
Categories: Berkshire, Reading, Slough

Thames Valley Police to leave 'deteriorating' station

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 11:46
Officers based at Reading police station will move to a base outside the town centre in 2021.
Categories: Berkshire, Reading, Slough

Oxford Road Reading: Arrests made in armed police swoop

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 11:39
One person is hurt in a disturbance in Oxford Road, Reading.
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Brian Toomey: Jockey who 'died for six seconds' sets training target

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:49
Brian Toomey, an-ex jockey who was clinically dead for six seconds, says he wants to "achieve the impossible again" by becoming a racehorse trainer.
Categories: Berkshire, Reading, Slough

Topshop tycoon Sir Philip Green to close 23 stores

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 17:52
Up to 520 jobs are in jeopardy under Sir Philip Green's deal to cut rents and revitalise the business.
Categories: Berkshire, Reading, Slough

Child sick from 'spice sweets' sold to West Berkshire pupils

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 16:13
A dangerous substance alert has been sent out after pupils were sold the brown and green substances.
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Slough KFC car park attack: Third man charged

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 19:23
The victim of the attack in Slough remains in a serious condition in hospital.
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Man guilty of Crowthorne stabbing murder

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 16:45
Oliver Allerton has been convicted of the murder of Zelous Smythe, who he stabbed and "left to die".
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Slough KFC car park attack: Two men charged

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 11:53
The victim of the attack in Slough remains in a serious condition in hospital.
Categories: Berkshire, Reading, Slough

Ruan Botha: London Irish sign South African forward on six-month contract

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 11:53
London Irish sign forward Ruan Botha from South African Super Rugby side The Sharks on a six-month contract.
Categories: Berkshire, Reading, Slough

Type 1 diabetes: Baby given insulin powder in trial

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 01:03
A mum agrees to her baby taking part in a medical trial because of the risk of diabetes.
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InterCity 125: Hundreds take last HST from London Paddington

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 17:31
Among those on board the sell-out trip was Sir Kenneth Grange, the train's designer.
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Royals among guests for Lady Gabriella Windsor wedding

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 14:44
Lady Gabriella Windsor - the daughter of the Queen's cousin - has married Thomas Kingston.
Categories: Berkshire, Reading, Slough

Household Cavalry parade marks end of era in Windsor

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 01:27
The farewell parade in Windsor is expected to draw large crowds along the route.
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Phillip Lee MP faces no confidence vote

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 12:03
Bracknell Conservative Association will vote on a motion of no confidence against Phillip Lee.
Categories: Berkshire, Reading, Slough

UK knife crime: The first 100 fatal stabbings of 2019

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 04:58
The BBC has tracked the killings to uncover the stories of those who have lost their lives.
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Reading hospital fire death inquest to start next year

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 09:25
Sarah-Jane Williams died after a fire broke out in her bedroom at Prospect Park Hospital in December 2015.
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School 'quiet' centre commemorates Dunstable brothers killed in Newbury

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 16:49
Ethan and Joshua Houghton were killed by a lorry driver who was distracted by his phone.
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