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'Horse hit' as Windsor Triathlon cyclists pass

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Sun, 06/17/2018 - 17:39
Windsor Triathlon organiser Human Race Events said those responsible would be disqualified.
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Royal Ascot 2018 preview: From Cracksman and Dettori to Coolmore and Godolphin

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Sun, 06/17/2018 - 13:39
Dettori returns, the overseas challenge and tightened security - Cornelius Lysaght on the Ascot talking points.
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The volunteers saving lives on the railways

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Sun, 06/17/2018 - 00:07
Patrols have been operating at railway stations in the Thames Valley for the past three years.
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Reading Abbey Abbey ruins reopen after £3m repairs

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Sat, 06/16/2018 - 11:26
The ruins of the 900-year-old abbey shut in 2009 after its walls were found to be rapidly deteriorating.
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Reading Abbey re-opens after £3m repairs

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Sat, 06/16/2018 - 03:02
The medieval abbey was closed 10 years ago when large stones began to fall from the walls.
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Reading teenagers talk about life during Ramadan

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 16:03
Two teenagers have been keeping a video diary during the month of Ramadan.
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Teacher Vivienne Langham banned over assault conviction

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 14:21
The teacher's criminal past was discovered after the mother of a pupil raised concerns.
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Reading Borough Council parking price rise fuels anger

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 09:18
Shoppers in Reading warn they will go elsewhere because of 'exorbitant' parking costs.
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Maidenhead school asks parents to buy toilet roll

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 09:02
The school in Theresa May's constituency said it had lost £70,000 in government funding cuts.
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Reading council set to raise 'lucrative' green bin collection fee

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 14:00
Green bin collection fees already generated more than double the £300,000 running costs in Reading.
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Don't be afraid to take phones off teens, says Eton head

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 19:19
There are times when it's OK to take devices away, says Eton head Simon Henderson.
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Slough dentist suspended after 'ethnic cleansing' post

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 17:47
Ronald Pate made the "offensive and inappropriate" remarks the day after the Manchester bomb attack.
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Mum's plea for more Asian stem cell donors

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 16:00
Fewer than 6% of the 1.3 million registered donors in UK are of Asian ethnicity.
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Reading grammar school plans to increase places by 2024

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 12:58
There are currently 10 applicants for every selective place at Kendrick School for girls in Reading.
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The Oracle closure: Device placed to 'cause disruption'

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 09:27
A suspicious item which led to a shopping centre's closure was placed "to cause disruption", police say.
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Royal Ascot: Racegoers could be breathalysed as part of security crackdown

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 19:23
Racegoers at next week's Royal Ascot could be breathalysed and refused admission as part of a crackdown on violence at racecourses.
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Reading shopping centre evacuated over suspicious item find

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 17:21
The Oracle shopping centre in Reading is evacuated as police deal with suspicious item.
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Todd Gleave: Gloucester sign London Irish hooker

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 15:34
Gloucester sign London Irish hooker Todd Gleave and give a new, undisclosed-length contract to fly-half Lloyd Evans.
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Maidenhead rape victim speaks of attack aftermath

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 15:33
The woman, attacked in a Maidenhead underpass, says she suffers anxiety every time she leaves her home.
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Minister Phillip Lee quits over Brexit strategy

BBC Berkshire News Feed - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:49
The justice minister says the government is sidelining Parliament and calls for another referendum.
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