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Alec Parcell is taking part in the Great South Run for the British Heart Foundation

A YOUNG fundraiser will be taking part in his first Great South Run in memory of his father.

Alec Parcell watched his dad Robert compete in 2003 and hoped they would one day be able to run the race together.

But his hopes were 'shattered' when he suddenly died three years

today 09:50
Ruhen Miah was sentenced at Reading Crown Court on Friday

A TAXI driver who took advantage of drunken and vulnerable young women has been jailed for 14 years.

Ruhen Miah sexually attacked four victims and abused the trust placed on him between New Year’s Day and February 24 this year.

The 42-year-old, of Bangladeshi origin,

yesterday 19:08
Leroy Medford died at Loddon Valley station in April last year

A CONSTABLE has been warned for misconduct after he failed to properly care for a suspect who died in police custody.

Leroy 'Junior' Medford is believed to have died of a heroin overdose at Loddon Valley police station on April 2, the day before his 44th birthday.

The

yesterday 17:02
Column: 'Talking Rugby' with Andy Clark

WITH no game last weekend the London Irish players will be champing at the bit to get out there on the Madejski Stadium turf this Sunday (3pm) and let their pent-up frustrations out on visitors Bedford Blues.

Irish are unbeaten in the opening two games having seen off Ealing 20-7

yesterday 14:56
Roman Ungurean was sentenced at Reading Crown Court

A YOUNG man has been sentenced to six and a half years in prison after sexually assaulting a woman and threatening to kill her.

Roman Ungurean, of Links Drive, Tilehurst, admitted to two counts of sexual assault on August 28 at Reading Crown Court and was sentenced at the

yesterday 14:56
The following cases were heard at Reading Magistrates' Court between September 3-6

JACK OLIVER CLAYTON, 23, of Canterbury Road, Reading, admitted to criminal damage to a property valued under £5,000 and using violence to secure entry to a premises. He was committed to prison for a total of 12 weeks, suspended for 12 months must comply with requirements during the

yesterday 11:47
The following cases were heard at Reading Magistrates' Court between September 3-6

JACK OLIVER CLAYTON, 23, of Canterbury Road, Reading, admitted to criminal damage to a property valued under £5,000 and using violence to secure entry to a premises. He was committed to prison for a total of 12 weeks, suspended for 12 months must comply with requirements during the

yesterday 08:38
Commuters will be delayed by 103 seconds for every mile travelled on Reading's A roads

COMMUTERS who travel on main roads in Reading will be delayed by more than 100 seconds for every mile they travel, according to latest figures.

Statistics from the Department for Transport (DfT) have revealed how long drivers will spend at a standstill on main roads.

For

2018-09-20 22:02
Commuters will be delayed by 103 seconds for every mile travelled on Reading's A roads

COMMUTERS who travel on main roads in Reading will be delayed by more than 100 seconds for every mile they travel, according to latest figures.

Statistics from the Department for Transport (DfT) have revealed how long drivers will spend at a standstill on main roads.

For

2018-09-20 18:53
Russell Jordan was sentenced to a total of 30 months in prison at Reading Crown Court

A PAEDOPHILE who hid memory sticks full of child porn and fled to Thailand after he found notes on his door telling him 'you're a dead paedo' has been jailed.

Police raided Russell Jordan's home and found thousands of wraps of cannabis and tens of thousands of pounds in cash.

2018-09-20 13:38
Russell Jordan was sentenced to a total of 30 months in prison at Reading Crown Court

A PAEDOPHILE who hid memory sticks full of child porn and fled to Thailand after he found notes on his door telling him 'you're a dead paedo' has been jailed.

Police raided Russell Jordan's home and found thousands of wraps of cannabis and tens of thousands of pounds in cash.

2018-09-20 12:35
The Countess of Wessex was the guest of honour at Me2 Club's tea party

A CHARITY supporting children with additional needs was delighted to welcome a very special visitor for its annual tea party.

Woodley-based Me2 Club enjoyed refreshments with Sophie, HRH The Countess of Wessex, as well as more than 100 guests.

Volunteers and trustees were

2018-09-20 11:32
Peter Fisher was sentenced to eight years in prison at Reading Crown Court on Tuesday

AN EVIL man has been sentenced to eight years in prison after admitting to a string of historic child sex offences.

Peter Fisher, 62, committed a series of sex acts on schoolboys aged between nine and 13 over the course of 20 years, with a total of 24 charges against him.

2018-09-18 21:44
Anne Roberts died at Prospect Park Hospital last year

A PATIENT died after choking on a piece of chocolate cake after soft diet needs were inadequately recorded and communicated, an inquest heard.

Anne Roberts, 68, from Whitley, was given cake despite being placed on a soft food diet at Prospect Park Hospital

She was

2018-09-17 15:17
Anne Roberts died at Prospect Park Hospital last year

A PATIENT died after choking on a piece of chocolate cake after soft diet needs were inadequately recorded and communicated, an inquest heard.

Anne Roberts, 68, from Whitley, was given cake despite being placed on a soft food diet at Prospect Park Hospital

She was

2018-09-17 13:11
Kane Carter will appear at Reading Crown Court following an incident at The Oracle

A MAN is due to appear at the crown court after being charged in connection with the supply of drugs.

Kane Carter, of no fixed abode, was charged with two counts of possession with intent to supply class A drugs.

One count relates to possession with intent to supply heroin

2018-09-17 12:08
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Shadow cabinet member hails example of Militant Liverpool

A member of Jeremy Corbyn’s shadow cabinet has spoken approvingly at Labour’s conference in Liverpool of the Militant-dominated council which ran the city in the 1980s.

Shadow equalities minister Dawn Butler hailed the example of former councillors who set an illegal

today 16:08
Royal Irish receive colours in first of its kind event in Belfast

Thousands turned out at Titanic Slipways to watch the first public presentation of military colours to the Royal Irish Regiment to take place in Northern Ireland.

Senior personnel have described the moment as a special one that will be remembered for a long time.

The Duke

today 16:08
Charles presents regiment with new military standard

The Prince of Wales has attended a consecration service and presented a new military standard to the Queen’s Own Yeomanry.

Around 130 members of the regiment took part in a parade on the lawn at Bramham Park House, Wetherby, on Saturday.

Charles, wearing his

today 16:08
Hundreds of peace campaigners stage rally at nuclear submarine base

Hundreds of peace campaigners have gathered at the home of the UK’s nuclear deterrent for an international rally.

Around 600 demonstrators holding banners and waving CND flags and Saltires walked from the peace camp at Faslane in Argyll and Bute to the gates of HMNB

today 16:08
Corbyn lays Hillsborough wreath during Anfield visit

Jeremy Corbyn laid a wreath to victims of the Hillsborough tragedy during a visit to Anfield.

The Labour leader laid the floral tribute before watching Liverpool’s match against Southampton.

Mr Corbyn, in Liverpool for Labour’s party conference, also visited a

today 16:08
Lyon boss Genesio wants to build on victory over Manchester City

Lyon manager Bruno Genesio has urged his side to build on their surprise victory at Manchester City when they return to Ligue 1 action.

The French club stunned Pep Guardiola’s side with a 2-1 victory in the opening round of Champions League fixtures at the Etihad Stadium on

today 16:08
Sir Alex Ferguson receives huge standing ovation on Old Trafford return

Sir Alex Ferguson received a huge standing ovation at Old Trafford on Saturday as the former Manchester United manager returned to the stadium for the first time since undergoing emergency brain surgery in May.

Ferguson was described by the stadium announcer as “truly one of

today 16:08
I wanted to bring four subs on at half-time – Fulham boss Jokanovic

Fulham manager Slavisa Jokanovic wanted to make four half-time substitutions following his side’s sloppy start in the 1-1 draw with Watford.

The Whites trailed at the interval due to Andre Gray’s second-minute goal and would have been further behind but for the

today 16:08
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today 16:08 Shadow cabinet member hails example of Militant Liverpool
today 16:08 Royal Irish receive colours in first of its kind event in Belfast
today 16:08 Charles presents regiment with new military standard
today 16:08 Hundreds of peace campaigners stage rally at nuclear submarine base
today 16:08 Corbyn lays Hillsborough wreath during Anfield visit
today 16:08 Lyon boss Genesio wants to build on victory over Manchester City
today 16:08 Sir Alex Ferguson receives huge standing ovation on Old Trafford return
today 16:08 I wanted to bring four subs on at half-time – Fulham boss Jokanovic
today 16:08 Fired-up Rice looking to stop Chelsea juggernaut
today 15:59 Mum in remission has helped raised £62k to find a cure for cancer and heart disease
today 15:05 Farage takes Brexit bus on the road ahead of rally
today 15:05 Hunt warns Brussels to step back from Brexit ‘abyss’
today 15:05 People’s Walk for Wildlife demands spotlight on environmental issues
today 15:05 The life and work of Chas and Dave singer Chas Hodges
today 15:05 ‘It’s going to be emotional’ – Sir Alex Ferguson makes Old Trafford return
today 15:05 Mitrovic gets the point for Fulham
today 15:05 Ruhen Miah was sentenced at Reading Crown Court on Friday
today 14:02 Allow my ‘friend’ Tommy Robinson into Ukip, former leader urges party
today 14:02 Farage takes Brexit bus on the road ahead of rally
today 14:02 Shadow cabinet member hails example of Militant Liverpool
today 14:02 Chas Hodges of Chas and Dave dies aged 74
today 14:02 Kyle Walker ‘hurt’ by ex-boss Mauricio Pochettino’s comments
today 14:02 Murray to end season early to focus on starting 2019 in ‘best shape possible’
today 14:02 Alex Sandro says Cristiano Ronaldo has put Champions League dismissal behind him
today 12:59 It’s tapped – beer flows as Oktoberfest opens in Munich
today 12:59 Trump promises to rid Justice Department of ‘lingering stench’
today 12:59 Royal Irish receive their colours at Titanic Slipways in Belfast
today 12:59 Royal Irish mascot Brian Boru X ‘always the star of the show’
today 12:59 Allow my ‘friend’ Tommy Robinson into Ukip, former leader urges party
today 12:59 Tiny implant could help infertile couples
today 12:59 Survivor found as death toll reaches 167 in Tanzania ferry disaster
today 11:56 Labour could re-nationalise the railways within five years
today 11:56 Farage accused of ‘alienating’ Ukip figures after criticising Robinson support
today 11:56 Captaincy issue not a major concern for Chelsea boss
today 11:56 Kyle Walker reveals he wants to play at right-back for England
today 11:47 Legoland Windsor's spooky Brick or Treat back for Halloween
today 10:53 Senate committee agrees to give Kavanaugh accuser more time
today 10:53 Firefighters tackle beach bar blaze
today 10:53 Hunt warns Brussels to step back from Brexit ‘abyss’
today 10:53 Hunt warns Brussels to step back from Brexit ‘abyss’
today 10:53 Elite Revolutionary Guard members killed in attack on Iran military parade
today 10:53 Kevin Keegan: I dressed in disguise to sneak into St James’ Park
today 09:50 ‘Solidly supported’ strike in train guards dispute leaves services disrupted
today 09:50 Clubs need help to cope with pressures of Europe, says Sarri
today 09:50 Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder agree December 1 date for fight
today 09:50 Alec Parcell is taking part in the Great South Run for the British Heart Foundation
today 08:47 Labour puts equality ‘centre stage’ amid calls for change on Brexit
today 08:47 Iran gunmen attack military parade
today 08:47 Labour could re-nationalise the railways within five years
today 08:47 McDonnell resists pressure for Labour to back second Brexit referendum
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today 16:09 Seven arrested after man dies in 'fight' outside Sheffield cinema
today 16:09 Sir Alex Ferguson honoured on first return to Old Trafford since emergency surgery
today 15:59 Sir Alex Ferguson receives standing ovation as Manchester United legend makes emotional Old Trafford return
today 15:59 Rangers legend Paul Gascoigne looking 'worse for wear' as he is booed at meet-and-greet event
today 15:56 Big Brother’s Ellis Hillon ‘got intimate with Lewis Gregory’ despite only being in the house 19 hours
today 15:56 Tottenham Hotspur and Paddy McGuinness lead tributes as Chas and Dave singer Chas Hodges dies, aged 74
today 15:56 Love Island’s Ellie Brown moves out of boyfriend Charlie Brake’s mansion but they’re still together guys
today 15:56 Dive in to Bath's splendour
today 15:56 X Factor judges 2018: Louis Tomlinson net worth REVEALED
today 15:56 UK weather this winter: Long range forecast predicts SNOW DELUGE - Met Office forecast
today 15:56 Brexiteer brands Theresa May 'EMBARASSING' for sticking to 'DEAD' Chequers proposals
today 15:56 Autumn Equinox 2018: What time is the September Equinox TOMORROW?
today 15:56 Strictly Come Dancing 2018: Former winner's secret advice to Kate Silverton revealed
today 15:56 Macron brands Brexiteers LIARS – but europhile says France NOT pushing second Brexit vote
today 15:56 Maddie McCann online shop closes amid claims donations have drastically dropped
today 15:56 Claudia Winkleman husband: Who is Strictly presenter Claudia Winkleman married to?
today 15:56 ROYAL BLUNDER: Prince Harry greeting goes HILARIOUSLY WRONG at Kensington Palace lunch
today 15:56 BREXIT BACKING: May wins support on tough Brexit stance against EU - Express poll
today 15:47 Paul Logan: Family offers £50k reward over 1993 murder
today 15:47 Prisoner ran East Midlands teen drug ring from jail
today 15:47 Atlantic rower in hand-built boat rescued off Land's End
today 15:44 LIVE Toulouse vs Hull KR: Team news, score updates and reaction
today 15:44 Hull FC vs Catalans Dragons LIVE team news, score updates and reaction
today 15:44 easyJet pilot answers questions all terrified flyers are desperate to ask
today 15:44 18 secrets you never knew about the Avenues in Hull
today 15:44 Hull Fair 2018 is getting another new ride this year - and the owner promises a lot of fun
today 15:44 Hull Fair 2018 is getting another new ride this year - and the owner promises a lot of fun
today 15:38 Construction unions slam Turkey over builder arrests
today 15:38 World in Brief September 21 2018
today 15:38 Mexican experts to investigate case of missing students
today 15:38 Nuclear subs are a 'ticking time bomb,' warns CND
today 15:38 Members of the Windrush generation will be refused citizenship, says Sajid Javid
today 15:06 29 dead as gunmen open fire on Iran military parade
today 15:06 'Miss Hitler' beauty pageant removed from Russia social network site
today 14:56 Ant McPartlin confirms he is six months sober in celebratory post... half a year after drink drive smash
today 14:56 Ant McPartlin confirms he is six months sober in celebratory post... half a year after drink drive smash
today 14:56 Young dad's heartbreaking final gift to 'apple of eye' baby daughter before he died from cancer
today 14:56 Young dad's heartbreaking final gift to 'apple of eye' baby daughter before he died from cancer
today 14:53 Sorry Sarah, people don’t like your name anymore
today 14:53 Shocking pictures show damage caused after hit-and-run driver left man amputated
today 14:53 A no deal Brexit is not what I voted Leave for. Theresa May needs to negotiate more time
today 14:53 ENB Lest We Forget review: SUBLIME triple bill is impossible to forget - Do not miss
today 14:53 Poldark filming locations 2018: See where Aidan Turner films in Cornwall and London
today 14:53 LABOUR CRISIS: Extra security brought in to protect pro-Israel group at party conference
today 14:53 X Factor 2018: ’I love you’ Former contestant drops SHOCK Simon Cowell confession
today 14:53 Furious UK MEP launches HUGE anti-EU tirade as he ridicules demands for second Brexit vote
today 14:53 Best supplements for vitamins: Take this supplement in the winter months
today 14:53 Abduction alert: Woman tries to snatch four-month-old baby from car on school run
today 14:53 Jacqueline Jossa: ‘Don’t judge Dan and me’
today 14:53 Tory Brexiteer MP reveals KEY reason EU WILL accept a Canada-style Brexit deal
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