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#cheerupcharlie: West End rallies round boy bullied for musicals love

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 01:25
The hashtag #cheerupcharlie was trending on Twitter after a post from the nine-year-old's teacher.
Categories: Berkshire, Reading, Slough

Reading children's services improvements 'slow'

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 17:08
A "high turnover" of social workers continues to "impede" Reading child care improvements.
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Michael Morrison: Reading sign former Birmingham City captain on two-year deal

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 16:02
Defender Michael Morrison joins Reading on a two-year deal after leaving Championship rivals Birmingham City.
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Reading Irish club under threat after large brawls

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 11:40
Thames Valley Police say there are a "serious concerns" over Reading District Irish Association.
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Reading Gaol: Oscar Wilde prison to be sold later this year

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 00:10
The writer spent two years in prison in Reading after he was convicted of gross indecency in 1895.
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BBC and Netflix cemetery filming 'totally disrespectful'

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 17:47
Relatives of the deceased are angry over filming of a BBC and Netflix drama at a Caversham cemetery.
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Angharad James: Wales midfielder joins Reading from Everton

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 16:34
Wales midfielder Angharad James joins Reading from fellow Women's Super League side Everton.
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Stansted 'disruptive passenger': Woman faces £85,000 bill

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 16:27
The 25-year-old is also given a lifetime ban by airline Jet2 for "extremely disruptive behaviour".
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'Botched' Reading council pool sale falls through

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 11:30
Reading council has been trying to sell the Arthur Hill swimming pool site after it closed in 2016.
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Domestic abuse report exposes hidden side of rural life

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 00:51
Victims of domestic abuse in rural areas suffer longer and are less likely to get support, says report.
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Queen's Swan Marking: River Thames birds 'under threat'

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 07:57
The Queen's Swan Marker says cygnets are under threat from dogs and the American mink.
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Man shot with crossbow in Thatcham is seriously injured

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 19:03
The man sustained life-threatening injuries when he was shot on a road in Thatcham.
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Support for children in Wokingham care still 'insufficient'

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 15:54
Inspectors find Wokingham Borough Council's child care services are still failing some children.
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Zelous Smythe: Killers jailed over Crowthorne attack

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 21:17
Oliver Allerton and Victoria Quinton left Zelous Smythe to die after he was stabbed in the chest.
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Pauline Parr choked to death at mental health hospital

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 18:06
An inquest rules Pauline Parr, 72, choked on sandwiches at Prospect Park Hospital.
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Whitton stabbings: Man and woman found dead

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 17:01
A man was arrested a few hours after the two bodies were found at a property in south-west London.
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Jon Dadi Bodvarsson: Millwall sign Iceland striker from Reading

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 13:35
Iceland striker Jon Dadi Bodvarsson joins Millwall from Championship rivals Reading for an undisclosed fee.
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Joao Virginia: Reading sign goalkeeper on season-long loan from Everton

Thu, 07/11/2019 - 22:08
Reading sign goalkeeper Joao Virginia on a season-long loan from Premier League side Everton.
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Maidenhead sewage spills: Thames Water fined more than £600k

Thu, 07/11/2019 - 13:28
Thames Water released untreated waste into a stream when sewage screens were blocked by wet wipes.
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Local TV chain That's TV shuts 13 studios

Wed, 07/10/2019 - 17:22
News bulletins on some That's TV stations will be hosted by presenters outside the area they serve.
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