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  1. Bin store in Reading flats destroyed in fireRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Get Reading

    A bin store at a block of flats in Reading has been completely destroyed after a fire on Sunday morning. Three fire crews from Caversham Road, Dee Road and Wokingham Road were called to Sussex House in The Forbury to find a blaze affecting Grundon bins in the bin store.

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  2. Help Bracknell councillor who proposed to boyfriend on big screen win dream weddingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Get Reading

    Kirsten Miller asked her boyfriend David Ashman to marry her in a leap year proposal on a big screen in Piccadilly Circus Kirsten Miller asked her boyfriend David Ashman to marry her in a leap year proposal on a big screen in Piccadilly Circus A woman who proposed to her boyfriend on a huge LED screen at Piccadilly Circus is bidding for a wedding of her dreams in an online competition.

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  3. Further strike action set to be carried out by AWE staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | Basingstoke Gazette

    FURTHER strik e action is set to be undertaken by staff at the Automatic Weapons Establishment sites in Aldermaston and Burghfield next week. As previously reported in The Gazette , more than 600 workers took part in the 24- hour walkout on November 14. However, a breakdown in communication between trade union Unite and AWE meant no agreement over the disputed pension scheme could be reached.

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  4. Bangladeshi migrant killed in UK detention centreRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Dhaka [Bangladesh], Dec. 4 : An elderly Bangladeshi immigrant, who had been living in the United Kingdom without proper documents, was killed in an immigration facility in Greater London. [NK UK] Tarek Chowdhury, 64, was attacked during an incident at Colnbrook Removal Centre in Harmondsworth, West Drayton on Thursday morning.

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  5. Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions announces the Sporting and Country Life SaleRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Art Daily

    Sir Edwin Henry Landseer RA , Waiting for Loo; A Study of a Dandie Dinmont, Black crayon, charcoal and coloured chalk, 35 x 48cm , Est. 2,000- 3,000.

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  6. Theresa May's A 800k bill after selling Wimbledon home to be 'local' in constituencyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    When she was first selected to stand as an MP for Maidenhead in 1996, she was so desperate to show local party chiefs she would live in the area that she flogged her Wimbledon home for A 50,000 under the A 350,000 asking price to move to her new Thames Valley des res in a hurry. Her old SW19 home, little more than an Andy Murray lob shot from Centre Court, is now worth an eye-watering A 1.6million - double the value of her Berkshire home.

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    18 hrs ago | IBerkshires

    The Cages at the Mill is entering its fourth year of providing indoor practice, training and instruction space for local athletes in the former Blackinton Mill building on Massachusetts Avenue. Owner Rob Livingstone said recently that business is going strong at the facility, which recently inked a deal with Global Premier Soccer Stateline in Pittsfield to run an 18-week development camp for kids 4 through 11. "For me, it's rewarding because of the way the community has embraced it and the way the kids talk about it," he said.

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  8. You'll be surprised at just how close you are to a nuclear bombRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Metro

    Because you're probably a lot closer to one than you think - and may have even shared a road with a vehicle carrying one. Just take a look at this video which reveals the exact location of all the accountable nuclear weapons in the world.

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  9. Britain's newest property hotspot? The Only Way is EssexRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | LandlordZONE News

    Brentwood in Essex, which stars in the TV series TOWIE, has had the highest house price rises in the country ritain's newest property hotspot has been revealed as Brentwood, made famous in the TV series The Only Way Is Essex. House prices in the town, which is also the UK headquarters of Ford Motor Company, have soared 16pc in the 12 months to September, the highest increase in the country.

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  10. May's Brexit plans face British Supreme Court testRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times of Oman

    Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after visiting a local butchers shop in her constituency of Maidenhead ahead of Small Business in Maidenhead, Britain, on December 2, 2016. Photo - Reuters Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after visiting a local butchers shop in her constituency of Maidenhead ahead of Small Business in Maidenhead, Britain, on December 2, 2016.

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  11. Gardeners plant bulbs in Mill MeadowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Henley Standard

    THREE members of Henley's Gardening Buddies planted tete-a-tete bulbs in tubs in Mill Meadows. Joan Edwards, Elizabeth Hodgkin and Di Rooks completed the work in the rain.

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  12. Video warns Reading drivers of deadly danger of rain on the roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Get Reading

    Drivers, passengers and pedestrians are 30 times more likely to be killed or seriously injured in wet weather than in snow and ice, statistics from the agency reveal. A total of 35 people died and 610 were seriously injured during rainfall in London and the South East last year.

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  13. Do these free things to improve your tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wave

    Beware of overbooking yourself on your trip. The Tower of London, for example, is sufficiently fascinating that you might not want to schedule anything else for the day you plan to visit.

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  14. Eddie Redmayne Receives OBE Honor From Queen Elizabeth: 'The Whole Experience Is Incredibly Humbling'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ETonline

    The Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them star met Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle on Friday, and was all smiles while receiving the shiny new OBE medal for his services to drama from the 90-year-old royal. Redmayne, 34, looked as dapper as ever for the occasion, clad in a light gray double-breasted waistcoat, powder blue tie, Alexander McQueen tailcoat and gray pinstripe trousers.

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  15. in the Dock: Weekly round-up of hearings at the magistrates' courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    Irfan Mehrban, 38, of Thorn Road, Lane End. Failure to surrender to custody at Wycombe Magistrates' Court.

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  16. Henley student wins archaeology awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Henley Standard

    A STUDENT at Henley College has been named Young Archaeologist of the Year. Nathaniel Tegg, 17, from Reading, submitted his findings on fragments he collected from the Roman town of Calleva Atrebatum, now known as Silchester, to the Council of British Archaeology.

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  17. A Long Journey Through a Single AcreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Wall Street Journal

    When Richard Fortey, a paleontologist, popular writer and television presenter, retired a few years ago after a long career at the Natural History Museum in London, he took it as a chance to "escape into the open air." No more specimen rooms, no more staff meetings.

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  18. Rough sleepers given shelter, hit and run victim dies and three more stories you may have missedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Get Reading

    It's finally Friday, but before you head out to enjoy your weekend make sure you catch up on today's top stories. Rough sleepers were helped off the freezing cold streets and given shelter by voluntary groups working with Reading Borough Council.

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  19. Cypress Development Announces Private Placement FinancingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PR-inside.com

    Cypress Development Corp. announces a non-brokered private placement of up to 3,000,000 units at a price of $0.10 per unit to raise gross proceeds of up to $300,000. Each Unit will consists of one common share and one non-transferable share purchase warrant , with each Warrant entitling the holder to purchase an additional common share for a period of three years at a price of $0.125 per share from the closing date of the private placement.

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  20. Reading traffic: Heavy congestion on M4 and 30 minute bus delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Get Reading

    There is very slow traffic heading in both directions between junctions 10 and 8/9 on the M4 due to roadworks and speed restirctions. In Reading, there is slow traffic on the A33 southbound by Bennet Road, and queues are forming on Southampton Street.

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