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Thug attacked motorist after jumping on car bonnet before smashing the windscreen and punching driver

23 Jul 2014 14:30 • Nicole Zandi

Police have appealed for witnesses of an assault and criminal damage that took place on Saturday evening.

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Walkers step out to explore Binfield, Warfield and Winkfield parishes

23 Jul 2014 13:30

WALKERS put their best foot forward when they explored the beautiful countryside of three parishes.

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Residents and businesses asked for their views on how to spend proposed Heathrow compensation fund

23 Jul 2014 12:30 • Nicole Zandi

RESIDENTS and businesses can affect how Heathrow spends its proposed fund for new noise and property compensation scheme.

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Official Monster Raving Loony Party launches its own ale at a Sandhurst pub

23 Jul 2014 11:30

A POLITICAL party chose a Sandhurst pub as the location to launch its own real ale.

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Disruption expected when A329M works start

23 Jul 2014 11:00

MAJOR disruption is expected when roadworks begin on the A329M late this evening (Wednesday). The road is being reduced to one lane in each direction around the Loddon Viaduct, with the work due to last until September 2.

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Ex-Reading FC striker Dave Kitson hangs up his boots

23 Jul 2014 00:05 • Sportsdesk

FORMER Sainsbury’s shelf-stacker and Reading FC striker Dave Kitson has announced his retirement from football.

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Weakened Bracknell Athletics squad forced to settle for fourth place

21 Jul 2014 13:30

THE COMBINED men and ladies team from Bracknell Athletics Club could only finish fourth when they made the journey to Eastbourne for their penultimate match in the Southern Athletic League recently.

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Josh Boggi set for 'epic' Prudential RideLondon debut

21 Jul 2014 12:44 • Sportsdesk

WINDSOR hand-cyclist Josh Boggi admits he has a secret weapon for his Prudential RideLondon debut after putting in hours of training with two British legends.

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WSEH Athletics Club ace Sophie Papps clinging on to Commonwealth Games dream

21 Jul 2014 12:34 • Sportsdesk

SOPHIE Papps believes a pair of promising performances at the Sainsbury’s Glasgow Grand Prix may have convinced selectors that she deserves a place in England’s 4x100m relay quartet at the Commonwealth Games.

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Richard Benyon's Westminster Diary: July 17, 2014

21 Jul 2014 08:00

WHEN most people think of slavery or human trafficking they think back to the days of the Roman Empire and up to 1833 when slavery was abolished in the United Kingdom

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The Week in Westminster: With Reading West MP Alok Sharma

18 Jul 2014 09:30

IN recent weeks, I have been speaking at a number of events focused on the important debate about airport capacity, including a conference organised by the Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) and a Runways UK event held at the Guildhall in the City of London.

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Who’s rich enough to buy Reading?

17 Jul 2014 12:28 • Gary Farmer

Could billionaire James Dyson hoover up Reading all by himself - or would he need a little help from Richard Branson?

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Anti-social media needs a muzzle

14 Jul 2014 12:14 • Gary Farmer

It was bad enough when people were regularly getting themselves into trouble with e-mails they wish they’d never sent - and then came Facebook. And unfortunately the “say it in haste, repent at leisure” syndrome is even more acute now, with the advent of Twitter.

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First Night Review of Chamber Opera Chicago's Persuasion

19 Jul 2014 09:30 • Sam Murray

CHAMBER Opera Chicago’s retelling of Jane Austen’s Persuasion is an ambitious project running for little under three hours including the interval.

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Campaign launched to save Windsor's 100-year-old theatre which is the only unsubsidised theatre in the country

18 Jul 2014 10:15

A campaign has been launched by the Windsor Observer - part of the Berkshire Media Group - to save Windsor's 100-year-old theatre as fears the curtain could come down for the final time surface.

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Jane Austen's Persuasion at Theatre Royal Windsor

16 Jul 2014 09:30 • Sam Murray

A CLASSIC novel will be retold in a stunning new way by the Chamber Opera Chicago.

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