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  1. One lane on the M4 remains closed after vehicle fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Get Reading

    The incident happened on Friday, August 28 shortly after 4pm between Junctions 8/9 and 10 , with delays stretching back to Junction 7. The only occupant of the silver Ford Mondeo was a male driver. There was another vehicle containing at least two other people.

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  2. Ady Williams: Pavel Pogrebnyak's exit hastens the need for Reading FC to add more firepowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Get Reading

    So the big Russian has left the building. After spending three years at Reading, Pavel Pogrebnyak has joined Dynamo Moscow .

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  3. West Berkshire has highest premature death rate from heart attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Get Reading

    Figures released by the British Heart Foundation show an average of 51 people under the age of 75 died from heart attack in West Berkshire between 2011 and 2013. In the same period, an average of 47 people died prematurely in Reading, 34 in Wokingham, 29 in Bracknell Forest, 41 in Windsor and Maidenhead and 49 on average each year in Slough.

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  4. Two lanes on the M4 closed after vehicle fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Get Reading

    The incident happened on Friday, August 28 shortly after 4pm between Junctions 8/9 and 10 , with delays stretching back to Junction 5. The only occupant of the silver Ford Mondeo was a male driver. There was another vehicle containing at least two other people.

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  5. Reading Buses promise a fare freeze as the timetables changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Get Reading

    These include the 21 online weekly ticket for unlimited travel on any Reading Bus as far as Newbury or Bracknell, 81 for 30 days, 220 for 90 days and 830 for the year. And simplyReading fares remain frozen at 14.50 online for unlimited weekly travel, 55 for 30 days, 155 for 90 days and 575 for the year.

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  6. BBC Charter Review ConsultationRead the original story

    Yesterday | John Redwood's Diary

    I thought you might be interested in my submission to the BBC Review, dealing with their question of how well they serve national audiences. I write to submit my views as part of the Public Consultation on the BBC Charter Review.

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  7. Live: Breaking news for Reading and Berkshire for Friday 28 AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Get Reading

    Welcome, this is the getreading breaking news service. We'll be bringing you the latest news, traffic and travel updates, sport and much more from Reading, Wokingham, Bracknell and beyond.

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  8. Live: Breaking news for Reading and Berkshire for Thursday 27 AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Get Reading

    Welcome, this is the getreading breaking news service. We'll be bringing you the latest news, traffic and travel updates, sport and much more from Reading, Wokingham, Bracknell and beyond.

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  9. Pride of Reading: Katesgrove nursery nominated as School of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Get Reading

    A single mum-of-three was given such a warm welcome by a Katesgrove nursery that she has nominated it for a Pride of Reading Award . Katie Farrell, from Whitley , was new to the are a when she first went to the Mary Seacole Day Nursery in Mount Pleasant, and so impressed was she with the welcome she received, she has put the nursery forward as School of the Year.

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  10. Wokingham MP John Redwood visits building apprenticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Get Reading

    Rick O'Mahony site manager, Jake Smith apprentice plumber, Billie Connell apprentice bricklayer, Tom Jupp apprentice carpenter, Rt Hon John Redwood MP for Wokingham and Gary Ennis regional managing director of Barratt Developments. The Wokingham MP donned hard hat and high-vis vest to visit a group of apprentices on a building site.

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  11. Live: Breaking news for Reading and Berkshire for Wednesday 26 AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Get Reading

    Welcome, this is the getreading breaking news service. We'll be bringing you the latest news, traffic and travel updates, sport and much more from Reading, Wokingham, Bracknell and beyond.

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  12. Teenage pregnancy rate continues to dropRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Salisbury Journal

    There were 5,740 pregnancies to girls aged under 18 in the three months to June last year, quarterly figures from the Office for National Statistics show. The overall teenage pregnancy rate stood at 23.3 per 1,000 women aged 15 to 17, compared to 25.4 in the same period during the previous year.

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  13. Live: Breaking news for Reading and Berkshire for Tuesday 25 AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Get Reading

    Welcome, this is the getreading breaking news service. We'll be bringing you the latest news, traffic and travel updates, sport and much more from Reading, Wokingham, Bracknell and beyond.

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  14. Duo preparing to swim five marathons and raise funds for five charitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Get Reading

    Two Berkshire women are preparing to swim the aquatic equivalent of five marathons to raise money for five different charities. Clare Rowley, 43, from Arborfield and Julie Hewston, 50, from Binfield , are aiming to swim 1,728 lengths on five separate occasions, at Carnival Pool & Fitness Centre in Wokingham .

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  15. Cycle LanesRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | John Redwood's Diary

    In response to criticisms of the Earley peripheral and the A 329 cycleways Wokingham has installed, I have investigated and taken them up with the Council. I was worried about possible conflict between pedestrians and cycles along the A 329 route, as the cycleway diverts cycles from the old highway to the pavement at several points along its route, usually where there is a pedestrian crossing point or pinch point on the highway.

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  16. Live: Breaking news for Reading and Berkshire for Monday 24 AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Get Reading

    Welcome, this is the getreading breaking news service. We'll be bringing you the latest news, traffic and travel updates, sport and much more from Reading, Wokingham, Bracknell and beyond.

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  17. M4 collision sees carriageway between Junctions 10 and 8/9 closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Get Reading

    An Audi and a Fiat were involved in the collision, which took place on Sunday, August 23 at around midday. Crews from Wokingham , Whitley Wood and Wokingham Road attended the scene, where they rescued the occupants of the vehicles, before they were treated for minor injuries.

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  18. Five most popular stories from the week just gone on getreadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Get Reading

    From the IKEA opening announcement, to Azealia Banks, to a suspected hit and run. Here are the five most popular stories from this week.

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  19. Thames Valley Science Park Gateway Building in Shinfield approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Get Reading

    The University of Reading plan includes the Gateway Building, which will provide the entrance to the science park and is aimed at attracting small and medium-sized technology-based companies developing cutting-edge new products. The Thames Valley Science Park will eventually provide 800,000 sqft of laboratory and office space in a campus setting with a pedestrianised central concourse.

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  20. Plans to shoot Wokingham deer munching through crops sparks outcryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Daily Mail

    Save Oki, the allotment menace! Plans to shoot a young deer that has been munching through crops sparks international outcry Plans to shoot a young deer that has been munching through a town allotment site have sparked an international outcry. Almost 150,000 animal-lovers from around the world have signed a petition to save the female roe deer nicknamed Oki - pictured here for the first time.

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