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Firefighters release seven-year-old girl trapped under chest of draws

25 Oct 2014 17:30 • Newsdesk

FIREFIGHTERS were called to release a seven-year-old girl trapped under a chest of draws.

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Animal welfare group raises funds through 'baking with compassion' in Wokingham Market

25 Oct 2014 17:30

ANIMAL lovers dedicated to taking the cruelty out of factory farming manned a cake stall to raise funds for their cause.

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Cyclist found unconscious on roadside after hit and run near Midgham, West Berkshire

25 Oct 2014 17:05

A CYCLIST was found unconscious on the roadside after being knocked from his bike in a hit and run near Midgham yesterday evening.

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Cyclist found unconscious on roadside after hit and run near Midgham, West Berkshire

25 Oct 2014 17:05

A CYCLIST was found unconscious on the roadside after being knocked from his bike in a hit and run near Midgham yesterday evening.

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Barnabas Road application rejected for being "overbearing and oppresive"

25 Oct 2014 17:00 • Joe Gammie

PLANNING bosses rejected proposals for an “overbearing and oppressive” new house in Emmer Green.

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Fulham sign Binfield FC youngster

A BINFIELD FC youngster has taken his first step towards a professional future after securing a two-year contract with Championship outfit Fulham FC.

25 Oct 2014 17:30

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Reading FC back to winning ways with comfortable win over Blackpool

25 Oct 2014 17:01 • Paul Carey

READING FC ended their seven match winless streak with a hard-fought 3-0 victory over basement side Blackpool FC.

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Live: Reading 3-0 Blackpool

25 Oct 2014 13:30

Hello and welcome to Madejski Stadium for live coverage of Reading v Blackpool.

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Bracknell bullish over promotion hopes

25 Oct 2014 13:30

BRACKNELL RFC head coach Rory Greenslade-Jones believes they can still challenge for promotion despite a mixed start to the season.

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Are green “tractors” the smart 4X4 option?

9 Oct 2014 13:03 • Hugh Miller

Even for people who follow new vehicle design fairly closely the lingering, classic image of the 4 X 4 is often that of an ostentatious gas guzzler with the eco-efficiency of a Sherman tank - the notorious “Chelsea Tractor”.

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Are we swapping the gym for a gadget?

9 Oct 2014 13:01 • Hugh Miller

We all know about the well-established trend among young people to risk obesity by spending endless hours glued to computer games - but it could just be that we’re giving technological gadgetry a bad name it doesn’t really deserve.

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How will Reading fare in the Championship this season?

8 Oct 2014 11:14

We're rolling into October now and the start of the winter period of the 2014/15 Championship season so things are starting to settle into place in the second tier of English football for The Royals and all of the other side's looking to secure promotion to the Premier League.

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Getting to grips with project risk

22 Sep 2014 09:30 • Hugh Miller

What’s the worst that could happen? That’s the pragmatic and not remotely doom-laden question any project manager has to ask before the ink is dry on the first draft of any operational plan - because solving problems before they get a chance to happen will add hugely to the prospects of ultimate success.

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Master illusionist James More to come to Newbury's Corn Exchange

25 Oct 2014 09:30

Master illusionist and magician James More will be coming to Newbury’s Corn Exchange and is offering a chance to get ‘up close and personal’ with magic.

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Three men in a boat sail to South Hill Park

24 Oct 2014 17:30

THE humorous tale of a trio’s trip down the Thames is coming to the stage once more as the original book celebrates its 125th anniversary.

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Performers mark 25th with a tribute to bard

24 Oct 2014 09:30

A GROUP of aspiring performers are set to celebrate the 25th anniversary of a hit musical.

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