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Calls to limit buy to let investors in housing market squeeze

26 Feb 2015 07:30 • Chris Anderson

A DESPERATE househunter is calling for a cap on the number of homes buy to let investors can purchase after a year-long search for somewhere to live has produced no results.

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Updated: Arrest following aggravated burglary at a Wokingham home last night

27 Feb 2015 13:04

A man has been arrested in connection with an aggravated burglary in Wokingham last night which left four people injured.

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Good news for workers' wages in Bracknell

27 Feb 2015 12:38 • Rhodri Andrews

ONLY one in 10 workers in Bracknell Forest is earning less than the living wage, a report has revealed.

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Anger as field access blocked

27 Feb 2015 12:30 • Georgina Campbell

RESIDENTS are furious after signs and fencing were put up, restricting access to a ‘valuable local facility’.

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Slap on the wrist for company behind Windsor On Ice for excessive leafleting across the town

27 Feb 2015 12:30 • Francis Batt

THE company behind Windsor’s Christmas ice rink has had its knuckles rapped after council workers had to remove 130 posters plastered all over the Royal Borough.

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FOOTBALL ROUND-UP: Finchampstead FC ship eight goals in heavy defeat

27 Feb 2015 13:00

FINCHAMPSTEAD, weakened by injury and unavailability, were on the receiving end of one of their heaviest Hellenic League defeats in recent years on Saturday, losing 8-0 at Old Woodstock Town.

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Yellamen rely on extra time to edge past Holyport

27 Feb 2015 12:30

ASCOT United tuned up for their FA Vase quarter-final at St Austell this Saturday by beating Hellenic Premier Division rivals Holyport 3-1 in the Bluefin Sports Cup.

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Sky Sports' Jeff Stelling leads the tributes as Wokingham & Emmbrook rattle in 10 goals

27 Feb 2015 12:15

WOKINGHAM & EMBROOK returned home on Saturday - and celebrated in grand style, writes Dave Wright.

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Bracknell Town FC boss Keith Pennicott-Bowen had 'no regrets' over team changes in defeat at rivals Binfield FC

27 Feb 2015 12:00

BRACKNELL manager Keith Pennicott-Bowen ​said he had no regrets about his bold decision to try out something new​ at Binfield on Saturday – even though it failed to work.

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Oye Yes Santana: Review by Mike Swift

27 Feb 2015 09:30

A SOLD out Norden Farm in Maidenhead played host to the ‘incredible’ Carlos Santana tribute band Oye Santana on Saturday night.

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Mum's the word with Alex Brocklesby

12 Feb 2015 09:30

At four months, baby has started to make up her own form of communication, all sorts of screeches, screams, gurgles and babbles and I love it so much I can’t help but actively encourage her.

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A stadium, a prince and a marathon

10 Feb 2015 09:30

WHEN I set out on the road to running a marathon I never expected it to take me to the hallowed turf of sacred Twickenham – twice – or shaking the hands of a prince in the England rugby team’s changing rooms, writes Rebecca Curley in this month's Reluctant Runner column.

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Health focus: dealing with heartburn

5 Feb 2015 12:00

HEARTBURN, or acid reflux, can be very uncomfortable but, arguably, occasional symptoms are normal. If you overeat or drink excess alcohol then the burning symptoms might be expected.

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Escape into a world of dreams

27 Feb 2015 09:30

IT is always hard to critique a ballet performance because perhaps where as with comedians you could start with “well my five year old makes me laugh more” or with an actor there is the the possibility of them “over-acting” or in some cases “under-acting”.

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Whiteway's Watching: The Casual Vacancy

27 Feb 2015 09:30

AS ANY local newspaper reporter will moan to you about, parish council meetings can sometimes be a bit dull and only very rarely does the death of a parish councillor open a can of worms big enough for renowned angler, the late Ivan Marks, to never have to pop to the tackle shop ever again.

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Maximum electronic sounds

21 Feb 2015 09:30

ACCLAIMED electronica duo Man Without Country bring their UK tour to Berkshire following the release of their new album Maximum Entropy.

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