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25 Jul 2014 13:30 • Andy Wilkins

Independent win in Clewer North by-election

WISDOM Da Costa has been elected to the council following the Clewer North by-election.

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25 Jul 2014 13:30

'Good examples' stare down from wall of a Bracknell church thanks to art project

Nelson Mandela, Gordon Ramsay, and Brian O’Driscoll are staring down from a Bracknell church wall thanks to an art project.

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25 Jul 2014 13:30 • Nicole Zandi

Thousands of fish rescued from York Stream

THOUSANDS of distressed fish, affected by low levels and high temperature of water, have been rescued.

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25 Jul 2014 12:00 • John Dickens

Charity calls for action after it found beauty salons were willing to give girls as young as nine a full bikini wax

A CHARITY is calling for the beauty industry to toughen up its regulations after it found salons were willing to give girls as young as nine years old a full bikini wax.

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25 Jul 2014 11:30

Burnham lose again as their Home Counties Premier Division hopes are hit by leaders High Wycombe

BURNHAM came off second best in a six-wicket defeat at Home Counties Premier League Division One leaders High Wycombe.

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25 Jul 2014 11:30

Flagship retirement apartments project in Bracknell celebrates key construction milestone

A FLAGSHIP project to build a block of retirement apartments has celebrated an important milestone.

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25 Jul 2014 11:30 • Nicole Zandi

Pupils showcase talents as they bid farewell to school

PUPILS showcased their talent as they prepared to bid farewell to their school.

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25 Jul 2014 10:50

Tiggy Wiggy gives Richard Hannon eighth Newbury win

TIGGY Wiggy crushed her rivals under Richard Hughes in the Racecourse Newbury’s feature race, the Weatherbys Super Sprint, on Saturday.

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25 Jul 2014 10:30 • Andy Wilkins

Plans for £5.6m scheme to improve transport links approved

PLANS for a new £5.6m scheme to improve transport links in Slough have been approved.

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25 Jul 2014 09:45

Armed robber with a hammer steals cash and scratch cards from Caversham convenience store

AN ARMED robber burst into a convenience store and threatened staff in the early hours of this morning.

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25 Jul 2014 09:30

Retail Awards shortlist revealed

NOMINATIONS have poured in for the Reading Retail Awards and now the shortlist can be revealed.

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25 Jul 2014 09:30

Labour re-elected in Southcote

LABOUR has regained its seat in Southcote.

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25 Jul 2014 09:30

Wokingham Borough Council housing plan wins High Court backing after developer's challenge

A HIGH Court judge has backed Wokingham Borough Council after a developer questioned its long-term plan for house building in the borough.

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25 Jul 2014 09:30 • Andy Wilkins

Proposals to plug shortfall in secondary school places revealed

PROPOSALS to plug a shortfall in secondary school places in the Royal Borough have been revealed.

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25 Jul 2014 09:00

Warfield man who had to miss family holiday due to cystic fibrosis scare launches fundraising campaign to beat the disease

DISAPPOINTMENT suffered by a 20-year-old who had to a cancel a family holiday because of complications from cystic fibrosis, has sparked a fundraising campaign.

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25 Jul 2014 08:35 • Nicole Zandi

Slough firefighters called to house fence fire

Firefighters attended a fence fire in Wavell Gardens, Britwell in the early hours of the morning.

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25 Jul 2014 08:30 • John Dickens

Police raise fears that Slough residents may have joined terrorist camps in Syria

DETECTIVES fear Slough residents have left the town to join Syria’s bitter civil war - with a 'serious risk’ of them becoming radicalised and joining terrorist training.

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25 Jul 2014 08:05

Reading's Townswomen's guild members dress to mark the start of the First World War

FALLEN heroes were remembered when nearly 100 people took a trip down memory lane to commemorate the First World War.

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25 Jul 2014 08:00 • Chris Anderson

First World War centenary events planned in Reading

THE centenary of the First World War will be commemorated with a host of events across the borough.

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25 Jul 2014 07:30 • Andy Wilkins

Desperate plea for volunteers to save Windsor's Poppy Appeal

A DESPERATE plea to save the town’s Poppy Appeal has been sounded days before thousands will remember hundreds of heroes lost in the First World War.

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