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21 Dec 2014 10:30

Ascot church holds Christmas carol concert tonight

All Saints' Chuch, Ascot, hosts a carol concert tonight (Sunday Dec 21) from 6.30pm.

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21 Dec 2014 09:30

England's second curling rink set to open in Warfield

A CURLING rink is set to sweep to a barn in Warfield as a planning application to build England’s second-ever facility could be approved tomorrow (Thursday).

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21 Dec 2014 09:30

Handbell ringers strike a chord at hospital

A GROUP of handbell ringers brought a little Christmas cheer to hospital patients with their festive chiming and mince pies.

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21 Dec 2014 09:30 • Francis Batt

New charity to launch in Dorney next year

A NEW charity supporting grassroots projects to educate children in the world’s poorest countries is being launched next year at Dorney Lake.

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20 Dec 2014 16:30 • Francis Batt

Eton College Chapel Christmas carol marks 100 years since outbreak of WW1

THE 100th anniversary of the outbreak of the First World War formed a poignant background to a Christmas carol concert held at Eton College Chapel.

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20 Dec 2014 13:30

Wokingham boy has judges in stitches

A standup comedy routine entertained the crowds and won a talent competition at Barnardo’s High Close School in Wokingham.

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20 Dec 2014 13:20

Police appeal for help tracing Caversham man

POLICE are concerned for the welfare of a 33-year-old man who went missing from his home in Caversham.

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20 Dec 2014 13:00

Teen charged following sexual assault in Reading

A TEENAGER has been charged in connection with multiple assaults in Reading.

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20 Dec 2014 09:30

Popular Priestwood barber dies aged 86

A Priestwood barber who was passionately involved in community campaign work died last week.

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20 Dec 2014 09:30 • Francis Batt

New governors elected to oversee new trust

A NEW set of governors has been elected to oversee the trust now running Wexham Park and Heatherwood hospitals.

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19 Dec 2014 17:00 • Daniel Whiteway

Progress made on MASH system in Royal Borough to protect children at risk of abuse

A ROW between the police and the Royal Borough over how to safeguard vulnerable children could be closer to being resolved.

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19 Dec 2014 16:52 • Carly Read

Royal Mail team deliver first class Christmas to Reading

Christmas shopping – done. Turkey – stuffed. Tree – decorated. As many of us clock off, shut up shop and wind down for the festive season, Reading’s Royal Mail team are working overtime to deliver a first class Christmas to the borough on the busiest day of the year.

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19 Dec 2014 16:30

Domestic abuse initiative rolled out across Berkshire

A DOMESTIC abuse initiative has been rolled out after a successful pilot scheme.

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19 Dec 2014 16:00

Newbury man appears in court to deny murdering his wife

A NEWBURY man appeared before a judge at Reading Crown Court today and denied the murder of his wife.

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19 Dec 2014 15:45 • James Ash

Appeal launched to find the owner of a camera left on a Reading bus in November

AN appeal has been launched to find the owner of an expensive digital camera that has been collecting dust in lost property for five weeks.

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19 Dec 2014 15:35

Two men and two teenagers to appear before court accused of growing cannabis

TWO teenagers and two men will appear before a court accused of growing 51 cannabis plants.

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19 Dec 2014 15:30 • Daniel Whiteway

Contractor appointed to developer first stage of Maidenhead Waterways scheme

A CONTRACTOR has been appointed to take the first step towards making plans to transform a town’s waterways into a reality.

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19 Dec 2014 15:05

Appeal for witnesses after offenders force entry into Binfield shed

A SPECIALISED mountain bike worth hundreds of pounds was stolen from a garden shed in Binfield last week.

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19 Dec 2014 14:30 • Newsdesk

Parents delighted with prizes after Super Tots top spots

PROUD parents were delighted when their little cuties were presented with prizes after taking the top spots in this year’s Super Tots competition.

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19 Dec 2014 14:00

Sunninghill wheelbarrow race pushing for contestants this New Year

A POPULAR wacky race will hope to get the new year off to a wheel-y good start in Sunninghill on New Year’s Day.

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