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Thames Valley Police officer's leg amputated after Maidenhead crash

BBC Berkshire - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 13:48
PC Tom Dorman says "members of the public who were at the scene" helped save his life.
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Berkshire schoolboy walks miles to fight off bullies

BBC Berkshire - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 13:25
Euan Dalgardo had to move schools after being verbally and physically targeted by pupils.
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Reading v Norwich City (Wed)

BBC Berkshire - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 11:49
Preview followed by live coverage of Wednesday's Championship game between Reading and Norwich City.
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AWE Aldermaston: Atomic weapons site in staff safety breach

BBC Berkshire - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 11:24
Management failings resulted in an electrician suffering burns at AWE in Aldermaston, a court hears.
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Two arrested after Newbury kebab shop 'fight'

BBC Berkshire - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 14:55
A white van drove from the scene with garden tools dropping from the vehicle, police said.
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Labour calls for ban on early foetus sex test

BBC Berkshire - Sun, 09/16/2018 - 23:58
The party fears the eight-week blood test, available privately, may lead to selective abortions of girls.
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Preston North End 2-3 Reading: Paul Clement wants win to be catalyst

BBC Berkshire - Sat, 09/15/2018 - 18:06
Reading boss Paul Clement urges his side to use their victory over Preston "as a catalyst to move forward".
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Maidenhead United 3-0 FC Halifax Town

BBC Berkshire - Sat, 09/15/2018 - 17:25
Maidenhead extend their unbeaten home run to four games as they ease past Halifax in the National League.
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Reading hospital criticised over cake choking death

BBC Berkshire - Sat, 09/15/2018 - 13:25
An inquest in Reading heard Anne Roberts choked to death on a piece of cake while in hospital.
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Northern and South Western rail networks hit by strikes

BBC Berkshire - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 23:32
Another 24-hour walkout is affecting the Northern and South Western rail networks.
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From Mars Bars to Thunderbirds: Eight things Slough gave the world

BBC Berkshire - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 13:50
Slough received its Royal Charter 80 years ago - but what has the Berkshire town given to the world?
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Man guilty of murdering Ayr restaurant manager in 1993

BBC Berkshire - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 15:20
The 51-year-old attacked restaurant manager Ansar Shah in a car park in Ayr 25 years ago.
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Watchdog says police complaints system is 'overly complex'

BBC Berkshire - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 14:33
There were 31,671 complaints recorded by forces in England and Wales in 2017-18, down 7% in a year.
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Women in Games: Man wins Best Presenter Award

BBC Berkshire - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 14:32
Women in Games (WIGJ) is an organisation that promotes female talent in a male-dominated industry.
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Windsor Castle anti-terror plans expanded in wake of attacks

BBC Berkshire - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 12:36
The installation of permanent barriers will cost £3.2m after further "potential targets" are added.
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Reading: Gianluca Nani appointed as sporting director

BBC Berkshire - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 15:28
Championship side Reading appoint Gianluca Nani as their new sporting director to replace Dutchman Brian Tevreden.
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Theale Primary School: Council votes to build 'scrapped' school

BBC Berkshire - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 09:54
Theale Parish Council had refused to surrender the land but has now approved the plans.
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Kylie Dembrey: Stabbed woman 'had started mental health course'

BBC Berkshire - Wed, 09/12/2018 - 08:16
Kylie Dembrey's family says she "faced challenges in her life, but overcame them with sassiness".
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Mark East: The man with Britain's best moustache

BBC Berkshire - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 23:11
Mark East won "best in show" at a national awards ceremony - watch how he cultivates his moustache.
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Theale murder accused appears in court

BBC Berkshire - Tue, 09/11/2018 - 16:37
Mark Sinclair, 30, appears at Reading Crown Court charged with murder and is remanded in custody.
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