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Expansion bid causes new row over McDonald's

18 Apr 2014 17:30

AFTER its controversial proposal to open 24 hours a day was refused, McDonald’s is facing further opposition over its plans to expand its outlet in Wildridings.

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2,541 hour-long project returns Paris to Windsor thanks to Legoland

18 Apr 2014 17:30 • Daniel Whiteway

A THEME park has a new Paris after a 2,541 hour-long project over the winter.

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Firms from across the Thames Valley pack into Reading’s Madejski Stadium for Berkshire Means Business show

18 Apr 2014 17:00 • James Ash

GUESTS were told to embrace social media and developing technology when businesses from across the Thames Valley attracted new clients on Tuesday.

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Fears thieves are using 'jammers' to steal from cars in the Royal Borough

18 Apr 2014 16:30 • Daniel Whiteway

CRIMINALS could be using signal jammers to make it easier for them to steal from cars.

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Thieves steal fuel from lorries in industrial estate

18 Apr 2014 16:30 • Newsdesk

THIEVES sneaked into an industrial estate in the early hours of the morning before siphoning fuel from lorries.

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Geraghty: London Irish want to build momentum with strong finish to season

18 Apr 2014 17:30 • Sportsdesk

LONDON Irish may now be mathematically safe from relegation from the Aviva Premiership but Shane Geraghty insists there is no chance of the Exiles turning their thoughts to their summer holidays just yet.

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Mick Woodham 'proud' as Windsor FC win Berks & Bucks FA Senior Trophy

18 Apr 2014 17:00

WINDSOR FC boss Mick Woodham has paid tribute to his players after they lifted the club’s first ever piece of silverware on Tuesday.

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EXCLUSIVE: No more Blues for Burnham FC, says chairman Gary Reeves

18 Apr 2014 17:00

BURNHAM FC chairman Gary Reeves believes the club is now in a position to deliver its five-year plan after the guarantee of Southern Premier football next season.

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Wigan Athletic 3-0 Reading FC

18 Apr 2014 16:45 • Sportsdesk

READING FC slipped out of the Championship play-off places after a disappointing 3-0 defeat to Wigan Athletic on Friday.

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The Week in Westminster: With Reading East MP Rob Wilson

18 Apr 2014 09:32

WE have a short break from Westminster this week for Easter, so I thought I’d would raise a couple of local issues that are making me a bit grumpy at the moment.

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We need to solve school's equation

18 Apr 2014 09:31

IT PAINTS a telling picture that while a record number of children are celebrating being offered a place at their first choice of primary school, the percentage of youngsters getting allocated their number one option has dropped.

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Can we really afford to switch off?

18 Apr 2014 09:30

QUITE often I’ll merrily draft my column at some bizarre hour. I’m

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Richard Benyon's Westminster Diary: April 17, 2014

17 Apr 2014 09:30

NO one wanted to see the spectre of the expenses scandal rear its head again, but that’s what happened last week.

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Are You Listening? festival returns to Reading with huge line-up

17 Apr 2014 09:30

The fundraising festival with it’s finger firmly on the pulse of what’s fresh in music, Are You Listening? returns to Reading town centre on Saturday, April 26, after a successful debut in 2013.

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Royal Windsor Horse Show competition terms and conditions

17 Apr 2014 06:30

Royal Windsor Horse Show competition terms and conditions

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Best of British at The Orangery, Danesfield House

16 Apr 2014 09:30

Set in the beautiful Danesfield House in Marlow-on-Thames, The Orangery pulls off a blend of English delights with a continental twist.

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