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Family release tribute to Sandra Talman after she was found dead at home in Carnarvon Place

22 Aug 2014 13:00

THE family of Sandra Talman say her death has left "a massive hole in all of our hearts".

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Pensioner cut free from car after two-car collision outside Newbury

21 Aug 2014 17:30

A PENSIONER was cut free from her car after a two-car collision near Newbury this morning.

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UPDATED: A34 collision closes road for several hours

20 Aug 2014 17:00

THE A34 was closed in both directions near the Whitchurch junction for several hours last night following a "very serious" incident.

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Delays of up to an hour for rail passengers after freight train breaks down

20 Aug 2014 09:00

PASSENGERS are facing delays of up to an hour this morning because of a broken down freight train.

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Update: hay stack inferno near Winterbourne

19 Aug 2014 17:30

FIREFIGHTERS have continued to battle a fire after 300-tonnes of hay caught alight last night.

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Crows victory puts them on the brink of the title

21 Aug 2014 09:30

CAPTAIN Paddy Hennessy starred as league leaders Peppard Stoke Row secured an 82 run win at Woodcote.

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Breton Rock game in Newbury Hungerford Stakes triumph

19 Aug 2014 10:45

BRETON Rock produced a gutsy performance to win the feature Betfred Hungerford Stakes at Newbury Racecourse on Saturday.

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Win tickets to Windsor Races

15 Aug 2014 13:30

188BET, one of the UK’s prefereed destinations for online gaming and betting, has teamed up with the Slough Observer to offer 10 lucky readers a pair of tickets to Ladies Night at Royal Windsor Racecourse on Saturday, August 23.

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Captain Olly Clayson leads Sonning Cricket Club to crucial win against Thatcham Town

15 Aug 2014 12:30

CAPTAIN Olly Clayson led Sonning to a vital 102 run win in their Thames Valley League Division 2b clash with relegation rivals Thatcham Town.

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Richard Benyon's Westminster Diary: July 30, 2014

1 Aug 2014 09:30

THE situation in and around Gaza goes from bad to worse. The statistics make miserable reading.

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Richard Benyon's Westminster Diary: July 24, 2014

25 Jul 2014 09:30

RESHUFFLES: the fascination of many inside the Westminster village and many fewer in the real world.

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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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Richard Benyon's Westminster Diary: July 10, 2014

11 Jul 2014 09:30

ONE in three of us will get cancer.

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Pulled Apart By Horses tell us why Reading Festival is 'special' to them

22 Aug 2014 17:30

PULLED Apart By Horses are set to bring their high-energy, sweat-inducing alternative rock to the Main Stage tomorrow (Saturday) but, having formed in Leeds, will Reading be just another show next to their home-coming Yorkshire performance?

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Enter Shikari promise to light up Reading Festival

22 Aug 2014 15:00

AFTER they almost blew the roof off the tent at last year’s festival, we caught up with raucous Enter Shikari ahead of their set on the Main Stage today (Friday).

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Reading Festival is 'home away from home' for Twin Atlantic

22 Aug 2014 14:30

WITH their third album just around the corner Twin Atlantic are preparing to return to their home away from home at Reading Festival.

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