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  1. M4 crash: One person in hospital and four injured after two-car collision near junction 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Get Reading

    The person was taken to Wexham Park Hospital in Slough following the two-car collision at around midday on July 29. This was on the London-bound side between junction 10 for Wokingham and Bracknell and junction 8/9 for Maidenhead . Spokeswoman for Thames Valley Police Hannah Jones said: "TVP was called shortly after midday to a report of a two-vehicle collision involving a Toyota Yaris and a Volkswagen Golf.

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  2. Reading traffic: Queues on the M4 and A34Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Get Reading

    Reading Buses is reporting a 15-minute delay on the 4.22pm Number 14 bus from Chapel Hill in Tilehurst following an incident on the bus. Along the M4, traffic is slow westbound between Junction 6 Slough Central and Junction 10, the Wokingham / Bracknell turn-off.

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  3. Travellers blocked from entering Green ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Get Reading

    Thames Valley Police officers and Green Park security staff prevented a group of Travellers from entering the business park in Whitley A group of Travellers were barred from entering Green Park in Whitley as they looked for a new site on Thursday. The caravans were prevented from entering by police officers who were called to the business park on the A33 , close to Madejski Stadium.

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  4. Is this person the first to catch all the Pokemon Go characters in UK?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Get Reading

    Sam Clark said he has lost two stone after walking the equivalent of five marathons as he became the first person in the UK to catch all of the Pokemon Go characters available in the country. The father-of-four has posted a video on YouTube showing his haul of 143 of the virtual characters which he found while playing the hit game.

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  5. Berkshire's highest and lowest house prices revealed, including Reading home for under A 150,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Get Reading

    The cheapest property sold was a maisonette in Hamilton Road, East Reading , for just 149,500. Another maisonette in Bracknell sold for just 122,500.

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  6. Reading traffic: London Road crash to cause delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Get Reading

    It was a damage-only collision which took place at around 3.30pm between a van and car on July 28. In Lower Assendon, in south Oxfordshire, the A4130 is closed in both directions after a car went into a tree. The air ambulance is at the scene and the road is expected to remain closed during the rush hour.

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  7. Woodley and Wokingham Travellers leave Bulmershe field and Ormonde RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Get Reading

    Police set the deadline of midday today , Thursday, July 28, after obtaining a Section 61 eviction notice on the site in Woodlands Avene. Neighbourhood officers monitored the site until the Travellers moved off, then council staff moved on to clear up the mess and secure the area.

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  8. Reading Bridge crash: Henley man charged and bailed by policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Get Reading

    Simon Narracott, 51, of Gainsborough Crescent in Henley, was arrested on suspicion of drink driving following the crash involving a Range Rover and a bus at around 2.45pm on Tuesday, July 26. Is there something happening in your area you would like us to report on? You can contact the newsdesk via the following details: getreading.co.uk is part of Trinity Mirror Southern, offering you unique access to our growing audience across the area. 79% of our visitors, who view over 2.4m page impressions every month, are in the desirable ABC1 socio-economic groups.

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  9. Woodley travellers given marching orders by policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Get Reading

    Thames Valley Police has given notice to the travellers camped in Woodley to move by midday tomorrow Thursday, July 28. Council spokeswoman Andrea Jenkins said on Wednesday, July 27: "The notice has expired and our legal team are waiting for a court hearing date to get them removed from site.

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  10. Free apps and online help for carers in BerkshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Get Reading

    Upfront Guide to Caring - this is an online assessment tool that directs carers to specific sections of Carers UK's website for information relevant to their situation, and then produces a short action plan to help carers plan their next steps. To access all this, carers just need to register on www.carersdigital.org and enter the free access code DGTL4366.

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  11. Woman sexually assaulted at Wokingham Road bus stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Get Reading

    A woman was sexually assaulted by a man at an East Reading bus stop after he tried to engage her in conversation. The man tried to talk to the 26-year-old woman while she was sat at a bus stop in Wokingham Road, he then touched the victim inappropriately before walking off into Palmer Park.

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  12. Wokingham allotments damaged in overnight crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Get Reading

    The incidents took place at the allotments in Ormonde Road between 5pm Saturday, 23 and 8am on Sunday, July 24. Also on the same night, a number of allotments were damaged, with plants being thrown up and pulled around and a strimmer was also found. Thames Valley Police says the site does have anti-vandal paint on railings but the offenders had entered through the railway bridge.

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  13. Prospect Park shooting: Police release Reading suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Get Reading

    The 26-year-old from Reading had been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder after the incident on Monday, May, 30. Another 26-year-old man from West Reading , also arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder has been re-bailed until Sunday, August 30. A 23-year-old man was shot in the leg in the incident and he had to be airlifted to the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford as a result of his injuries. Is there something happening in your area you would like us to report on? You can contact the newsdesk via the following details: getreading.co.uk is part of Trinity Mirror Southern, offering you unique access to our growing audience across the area.

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  14. Bernie Ecclestone's mother-in-law kidnapped in in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Get Reading

    Bernie Ecclestone's mother-in-law has been kidnapped in Brazil for a ransom of 28 million, according to reports. Aparecida Schunck, 67, is the mother of the Formula One boss' wife Fabiana Flosi, 38, and is believed to have been abducted from her home in Sao Paulo.

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  15. Morning news headlines: Owen Smith pledges 'equality of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Get Reading

    Morning news headlines: Owen Smith pledges 'equality of outcome' in break with Blair era; Brexit could spark surge in immigration before end of free movement - report Labour leadership contender Owen Smith has committed himself to greater equality at work, announcing plans to appoint a cabinet-level minister to deliver fair employment. In a clear signal of a shift in approach from the New Labour era, Mr Smith said he would focus Labour's efforts on achieving "equality of outcome" rather than the "equality of opportunity" pursued under Tony Blair.

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  16. Cookery LeadersRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Henley Standard

    Smart Raspberry are looking for part-time After School Cookery Leaders . We are currently recruiting for people that have a love for food and an aptitude for working with children to help deliver our programmes throughout Henley-on-Thames, Wokingham and Reading.

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  17. Reading Bridge crash: Police arrest suspected drink driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Get Reading

    A man has been arrested on suspicion of drink-driving after a crash in Reading that left two people in hospital. Police made the arrest after the incident, which happened at around 2.45pm on Tuesday, July 26, where a black Range Rover collided with a Reading Buses pink number 23. The incident forced the emergency services to close the road for several hours, eventually re-opening at around 5.40pm.

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  18. France and Eteen star as Chesham continue title huntRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    Pip France's excellent bowling display and Mark Eteen's unbeaten century guided Chesham to a convincing eight-wicket thumping of Windsor on Saturday. The victory keeps Chesham in the hunt for the Thames Valley Cricket League Division One title and they remain in second place.

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  19. Two people in hospital after Reading Bridge crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Get Reading

    South Central Ambulance Service spokeswoman Michelle Archer confirmed two people were taken to the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading . Firefighters were also sent to the scene and assisted medical staff in assessing and treating patients at the scene.

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  20. Reading University lecturer sacked for having sex with student can claim compensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Get Reading

    Dr Jonathan Dronsfield lost an case for unfair dismissal but the a judge has ruled the employment tribunal had not considered the case correctly A University of Reading lecturer who was sacked after he had sex with a student has seen his hopes of compensation boosted by an employment judge. Dr Jonathan Dronsfield said he was feeling isolated at work when he gave in to temptation and slept with the student in 2011.

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