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27 Feb 2015 17:30

Renewed appeal to find missing Tilehurst man Ivan Kulyk

A RENEWED appeal to find a Tilehurst man who has been missing for more than a week has seen police release these CCTV images.

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27 Feb 2015 17:30 • Charlie Faulkner

Village fish and chip shop named best in Berkshire

A VILLAGE fish and chip shop has been named the best in Berkshire.

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27 Feb 2015 17:30 • Francis Batt

Windsor rugby lover to take part in North Pole match for the Wooden Spoon charity

RUGBY loving Julian Phelan is getting ready to play the most unusual game of his life - in the North Pole.

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27 Feb 2015 17:30 • Georgina Campbell

Switch from figures to fiction leads to book deal

A retired accountant has secured her first book deal for a romantic novel.

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27 Feb 2015 17:17 • Newsdesk

TRAVEL: Disruption to and from London Paddington this weekend due to engineering works

TWO of the four railway lines running between Southall and Reading will be closed for the weekend due to engineering work.

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27 Feb 2015 16:30

Construction to start on Bracknell town centre next month

CONSTRUCTION of Bracknell's new town centre will begin next month, it was announced at a ceremony today.

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27 Feb 2015 16:30 • Sarah Lawrence

Personal WW1 stories published together for first time

A COLLECTION of “very personal” stories of the First World War has been collated and published for the first time.

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27 Feb 2015 16:07 • Daniel Whiteway

Double dose of good news for Free School specifically for children with autism as it finds a new home and announces its principal delegate

THERE has been a double dose of good news for a Free School specifically for children on the autism spectrum.

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27 Feb 2015 15:30 • Georgina Campbell

Models fight to keep fur out of fashion

ON THE eve of London Fashion Week, a Berkshire model proclaimed ‘I’d rather go naked than wear fur’.

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27 Feb 2015 15:30 • Charlie Faulkner

Slough students special day at Twickenham

PUPILS represent their schools on the pitch at Twickenham Stadium.

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27 Feb 2015 15:30 • Daniel Whiteway

Top Tory alleges rival parties are forming a 'pact' ahead of the borough going to the polls in May

A SENIOR Conservative has alleged rival parties are plotting to team up in an election pact ahead of the borough going to the polls in May.

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27 Feb 2015 15:30 • Georgina Campbell

Heralding Year of the Sheep

DRAGONS and dancers from the Reading Chinese School welcomed in the Year of the Sheep.

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27 Feb 2015 15:27

Plan to merge three fire brigades branded 'electioneering'

A PROPOSAL to merge three counties’ fire services into a Thames Valley-wide operation sparked a heated exchange.

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27 Feb 2015 15:00 • Georgina Campbell

Pawn broker assaulted in a robbery

A SHOP owner was assaulted after offenders stole gold jewellery from his pawnbrokers in Newbury.

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27 Feb 2015 13:30 • Daniel Whiteway

One month amnesty to be given to council house tenants breaking the law by sub-letting their homes before crackdown

COUNCIL tenants who are breaking the law by sub-letting their homes are being given the chance to come clean and avoid prosecution.

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27 Feb 2015 13:30 • Daniel Whiteway

Legoland driving school cars put through a thorough car wash ahead of re-opening

A CAR wash was given a massive, yet tiny job ahead of the reopening of a theme park.

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27 Feb 2015 13:30 • Carly Read

Pink stilettos and bag come out for pink Labour bus

PINK was certainly the new black in Reading when a Labour campaign bus aimed at women stopped off in Whitley last Friday.

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27 Feb 2015 13:15 • Chris Anderson

Updated: Caversham pursuit driver jailed

AN “IMMATURE” driver who sped away from officers in a high speed pursuit because he did not want to spend his birthday in a police cell has been jailed for eight months.

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27 Feb 2015 13:04

Updated: Arrest following aggravated burglary at a Wokingham home last night

A man has been arrested in connection with an aggravated burglary in Wokingham last night which left four people injured.

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27 Feb 2015 12:38 • Rhodri Andrews

Good news for workers' wages in Bracknell

ONLY one in 10 workers in Bracknell Forest is earning less than the living wage, a report has revealed.

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