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Toseef Mahmood, 23, of Cumberland Road, Newtown, and Mohammed Sajad Asghar, 22, of Carnarvon Road, East Reading, denied attacking the then 17-year-old on November 5, 2011 Reading Civic Carol Service takes place at Reading Minster Church of St Mary the Virgin in St Mary's Butts from 6.30pm to 8pm tomorrow Adeel Tahir appeared at Reading Crown Court ... (more)
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The figures come from the first-ever Ofsted regional report which reveals that the record for the south-east for secondary schools is second only to London with 78 per cent of pupils in a good or outstanding school.
The library is a new venue for this year's Giving Tree appeal, which ensures children who are disadvantaged receive a Christmas to remember Is there something happening in your area you would like us to report on? You can contact the newsdesk via the following details: The Reading Post, getreading, Wokingham Times and Bracknell Forest Standard are ... (more)
Ben Blakeley appeared at Oxford Crown Court this morning for a bail hearing and will next appear on March 17 for a plea and case management hearing His BBC Four production team was looking for somewhere in Reading to film part of his documentary Nigel and the Great British Biscuit Reverend Dr Peter Day says he is looking forward to being at the ... (more)
The generosity of people in Bracknell means this year's Giving Tree Appeal could be the best yet with hundreds of disadvantaged children unwrapping a special gift on Christmas Day Amanda Eversden, left, Sophia Neal, Jodie Anderson and Sandra Ward, right, with presents for the Giving Tree at Tesco, in County Lane, Warfield A popular Christmas appeal ... (more)
Businesses across Berkshire, including Romans, Ascot Nursing Home, Eton Travel and Malmaison offered placements to the students, who were keen to learn the skills required in the workplace More than 300 teenagers from Bracknell & Wokingham College gained placements with more than 150 employers, from Human Resources and hairdressing to catering and ... (more)
Dolphin and Lion wards were filled with excitement when London Irish prop and Tongan international Halani Aulika and the rugby team's mascot, Digger, came for a chat A ridiculous plot, some cringe-worthy puns and bags of innuendo made for a fun show which ticked all the boxes of a classic farce Apart from the hot stews, braises, and delicious ... (more)
Fewer crimes were committed in Bracknell than Wokingham over the last eight months, after a slight rise in the market town's figures.
Two crews from Mortimer and Whitley Wood fire stations were called to the blaze in Stephens Firs at about 11pm Two crews from Mortimer and Whitley Wood fire stations were called to the blaze in Stephens Firs at about 11pm.
READERS help make families "dreams come true" with a record-breaking response to the Toys and Tins appeal.
They met up with other members of the Matchless Owners Club in Maidenhead before travelling in convoy to join the Toy Run in Reading.
Six trees in Reading Road will be lost in the work and temporary traffic lights and crossings will be installed Work starts on Monday to cut down trees before the next phase of Wokingham's multi-million pound station link road gets under way in January.
Emma Wright, who set up The Emma Press earlier this year, has been visiting arts centres and poetry cafes around the country Is there something happening in your area you would like us to report on? You can contact the newsdesk via the following details: The Reading Post, getreading, Wokingham Times and Bracknell Forest Standard are part of Trinity ... (more)