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Callum McMichael was found to be in possession of a quantity of cannabis as well as £411 in cash

A MAN has been sentenced to 16 months in jail after he was caught trying to supply cannabis.

Callum McMichael, Deveron Drive, admitted to to one count of possession with intent to supply at Reading Crown Court.

On 9 July at around 7pm, the 25-year-old was driving a Ford

today 16:53
ReadiBus service for disabled and old people could be cut by Reading Borough Council

A free bus service for older and disabled people could be cut, as the council continues to try to balance its budget.

The council currently subsidises access pass holders (for disabled residents) and older person pass holders for the free use of ReadiBus.

Earlier this

today 14:47
Reading Borough Council reject ‘worst’ town claim at council meeting

Violent crime has increased in Reading but is 11 per cent below the Thames Valley Police average, according to the police.

The statistics were highlighted by a councillor to reject a resident’s claims, at a Reading Borough Council (RBC) meeting last week, that Reading’s

today 09:32
Jake Quickenden was the star guest at the Broad Street Mall's annual Christmas light switch-on

FAMILIES and shoppers were treated to a festive extravaganza on Sunday as some of the town's Christmas lights were switched on.

Dancing on Ice winner and X-Factor finalist Jake Quickenden was the star guest for the popular event, with hundreds of visitors flocking to the Broad

today 05:20
Jake Quickenden was the star guest at the Broad Street Mall's annual Christmas light switch-on

FAMILIES and shoppers were treated to a festive extravaganza on Sunday as some of the town's Christmas lights were switched on.

Dancing on Ice winner and X-Factor finalist Jake Quickenden was the star guest for the popular event, with hundreds of visitors flocking to the Broad

yesterday 14:38
Former astronaut Steve Swanson to give out-of-this-world talk

AN ASTRONAUT will be delivering an out-of-this world talk at the University of Reading this week.

Dr Steve Swanson will share his experiences as a former NASA astronaut and International Space Station (ISS) commander.

The event is being organised by the International Space

yesterday 11:29
Former astronaut Steve Swanson to give out-of-this-world talk

AN ASTRONAUT will be delivering an out-of-this world talk at the University of Reading this week.

Dr Steve Swanson will share his experiences as a former NASA astronaut and International Space Station (ISS) commander.

The event is being organised by the International Space

yesterday 08:20
Reading Borough Council updates Hosier Street area plans following wide criticism

A revamp of a “key” part of the town centre has been updated following criticism by 18 organisations and individuals.

Concerns were raised in response to a consultation into Reading Borough Council's (RBC) Hosier Street Area Framework.

The framework covers

2018-11-17 15:15
Reading Borough Council updates Hosier Street area plans following wide criticism

A revamp of a “key” part of the town centre has been updated following criticism by 18 organisations and individuals.

Concerns were raised in response to a consultation into Reading Borough Council's (RBC) Hosier Street Area Framework.

The framework covers

2018-11-16 19:18
Toys & Teens: Donations come flooding in for Reading Family Aid's annual Christmas appeal

Reading Family Aid’s Toys & Teens appeal is well underway, with gifts flooding into donation points located all over Reading.

The support the annual appeal receives is overwhelming, with many businesses and organisations stepping up to raise money and buy gifts for

2018-11-16 11:57
Kyle Hill will appear at Reading Crown Court on December 13

A MAN has been charged in connection with a series of thefts across Reading.

Kyle Hill, of Usk Road, Reading, appeared at the crown court on November 15.

The 31-year-old was charged with five counts of theft from a shop and another count of burglary.

It is in

2018-11-16 09:51
Palmer Park pool plans revealed by Reading Borough Council

Plans for a new six-lane community pool in Palmer Park to replace two ageing pools have been revealed.

A ‘draft development framework’ for the whole of Palmer Park will be presented to Reading Borough Council (RBC) ahead of a public consultation.

The council

2018-11-15 23:21
Palmer Park pool plans revealed by Reading Borough Council

Plans for a new six-lane community pool in Palmer Park to replace two ageing pools have been revealed.

A ‘draft development framework’ for the whole of Palmer Park will be presented to Reading Borough Council (RBC) ahead of a public consultation.

The council

2018-11-15 16:00
Reading Borough Council considers creating new companies

Reading Borough Council (RBC) is considering adding to its portfolio of council-owned companies, with two proposals currently being investigated.

The council currently owns three ‘arms-length’ companies: Reading Buses, Homes for Reading and Brighter Futures for Children.

2018-11-15 13:54
Reading Borough Council considers creating new companies

Reading Borough Council (RBC) is considering adding to its portfolio of council-owned companies, with two proposals currently being investigated.

The council currently owns three ‘arms-length’ companies: Reading Buses, Homes for Reading and Brighter Futures for Children.

2018-11-15 12:51
Residents gather across Reading for Remembrance Sunday

POIGNANT and touching moments were evoked during Reading’s Remembrance Sunday service.

Reading Minster hosted dozens of guests, before residents joined in by taking part in a march to the Forbury War Memorial.

The likes of Matt Rodda, Alok Sharma, John Madejski and

2018-11-15 09:42
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Minister champions sex life benefits of cycling

A minister has championed the sex life benefits that come from regularly riding a bicycle.

Rory Stewart pointed to a study which suggested men who cycle have the sexual prowess of those five years younger.

The Justice Minister told MPs of the “astonishing

today 18:59
Donald Trump rules out further Saudi sanctions over writer’s death

President Donald Trump has said the US will not levy additional punitive measures at this time against Saudi Arabia over the killing of Jamal Khashoggi.

Mr Trump said in a statement that the US does not condone the killing of the US-based Saudi columnist, but that

today 18:59
Donald Trump rules out further Saudi sanctions over writer’s death

President Donald Trump has said the US will not levy additional punitive measures at this time against Saudi Arabia over the killing of Jamal Khashoggi.

Mr Trump said in a statement that the US does not condone the killing of the US-based Saudi columnist, but that

today 18:59
It’s now or never to remove May, Jacob Rees-Mogg tells Tories

The Conservatives will be stuck with Theresa May as leader for the next general election unless they move to get rid of her now, Jacob Rees-Mogg has warned.

Amid signs the attempt by Brexiteers to force a vote of confidence in the Prime Minister has stalled, Mr Rees-Mogg

today 18:59
MOT emissions test failure rate soars after tougher rules introduced

The number of cars failing MOT emissions tests has more than doubled since tougher rules were introduced to improve air quality and make roads safer.

Nearly 750,000 cars failed the emissions test in the six months after the change on May 20, compared with 350,000 during the same

today 18:59
M&S under fire for window display featuring knickers next to men’s suits

Marks & Spencer has been criticised for a “grotesque” and “vomit-inducing” Christmas window display advertising women’s “fancy little knickers” next to men’s suits.

The windows in one of the retailer’s Nottingham stores shows

today 18:59
There’s a turkey in the White House as Trump grants poultry pardons

US President Donald Trump has used the power of his office to keep a pair of turkeys off the holiday table, in an annual Thanksgiving tradition.

Mr Trump’s poultry pardon means the two turkeys — a 39-pound bird named Peas and a 41-pounder named Carrots — will get

today 18:59
Jonny Bairstow still playing for keeps but willing to do what is asked of him

Jonny Bairstow is not ready to give up his wicketkeeping aspirations but will throw himself into any role that gets him back in England’s Test team.

Bairstow arrived in Sri Lanka as undisputed first-choice gloveman only for an untimely ankle injury to open the door for Ben

today 18:59
Latest news from Reading
today 18:59 Minister champions sex life benefits of cycling
today 18:59 Donald Trump rules out further Saudi sanctions over writer’s death
today 18:59 Donald Trump rules out further Saudi sanctions over writer’s death
today 18:59 It’s now or never to remove May, Jacob Rees-Mogg tells Tories
today 18:59 MOT emissions test failure rate soars after tougher rules introduced
today 18:59 M&S under fire for window display featuring knickers next to men’s suits
today 18:59 There’s a turkey in the White House as Trump grants poultry pardons
today 18:59 Jonny Bairstow still playing for keeps but willing to do what is asked of him
today 18:59 Richie Murphy backs Johnny Sexton for World Rugby player of the year award
today 18:59 Graeme Swann believes Moeen Ali needs to consider himself a frontline bowler
today 18:59 Manchester United to play Leeds in pre-season game in Australia
today 18:59 Manu Tuilagi remains in contention to face Australia
today 18:59 Reading Borough Council approves application despite developer sitting on land
today 18:59 Road safety charity Brake is encouraging drivers to be 'bike smart' as part of Road Safety Week
today 18:59 Reading Borough Council reject ‘worst’ town claim at council meeting
today 18:59 ReadiBus service for disabled and old people could be cut by Reading Borough Council
today 18:59 Wargrave fire station given nine months to meet targets
today 17:56 Teachers closer to industrial action after rejecting pay deal
today 17:56 Wounding charge brought against Pc after man injured by police dog
today 17:56 Fifth of NHS providers missing all key national targets, study finds
today 17:56 Help make life easier for electric vehicle owners, ministers told
today 17:56 Nicola Sturgeon: No agreement on alternative Brexit with Labour
today 17:56 Rain and snow to continue overnight before UK cold snap eases
today 17:56 Family ‘so worried’ over disappearance of teenage boy
today 17:56 Nigel Levine banned for four years after positive drugs test
today 17:56 Championship clubs ‘gravely concerned’ by new TV deal
today 17:56 Championship clubs ‘gravely concerned’ by new TV deal
today 17:47 Reading cannabis dealer jailed
today 16:53 Grenfell Tower inquiry is most difficult thing I’ve ever done, says fire chief
today 16:53 New pregnancy and baby grant opens in Scotland next month
today 16:53 Scotland’s public spending per head of population above UK average
today 16:53 Scores die in suicide bomb attack targeting religious leaders in Afghanistan
today 16:53 Financial concerns for Scottish policing highlighted in audit
today 16:53 In Pictures: Britain wraps up as temperatures plunge
today 16:53 Wales will ‘move on quickly’ from Halfpenny blow – Howley
today 16:53 Theresa May opens new £22m motorsport facility
today 16:53 Business: Mortimer Chocolate Company beat off major rivals to land industry award for its salted caramel chocolate drink
today 16:53 Callum McMichael was found to be in possession of a quantity of cannabis as well as £411 in cash
today 16:44 Coldest winter in years predicted
today 16:44 Man ‘left in limbo’ after he was not told child abuse allegations inquiry had ended
today 15:50 Welsh Labour politician suspended following anti-Semitism remarks
today 15:50 Welsh Labour politician suspended following anti-Semitism remarks
today 15:50 At least 40 killed in attack on religious scholars in Afghanistan capital
today 15:50 Flights will not be grounded even in no-deal Brexit, says easyJet boss
today 15:50 Travel insurer denies allegations it refused medical flights to save money
today 15:50 It’s now or never to remove May, Jacob Rees-Mogg tells Tories
today 15:50 Tory Brexiteer accuses Cabinet minister of ‘freelancing’ for EU
today 15:50 Scotland’s Grant Gilchrist determined to take his chance against Argentina
today 15:50 British sprinter Nigel Levine banned for four years after failing drugs test
today 15:50 Reading FC: Wales boss Ryan Giggs confirms Royals full-back Gunter will start against Albania for his 93rd international cap
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today 19:50 Ryan Kent to return for Rangers in two weeks as Steven Gerrard gives injury updates
today 19:50 Scotland 0 Israel 1 live score and goal updates from Nations League clash at Hampden
today 19:50 'Please, please, please help me find my missing son' Desperate mum makes emotional appeal
today 19:47 Opera Review: Simon Boccanegra at the Royal Orchestra House
today 19:47 UK weather forecast: 'BEAST from the East' hits UK with HAIL and SNOW this week
today 19:47 How to live longer - the diet plan to avoid dementia revealed
today 19:47 Melania Trump pardons Thanksgiving Turkey with Donald in controversial geometric coat
today 19:47 How to get rid of visceral fat: Four ways to reduce the ‘dangerous’ belly fat
today 19:47 Trump vows to stand by Saudi Arabia despite Khashoggi death - 'FOOLISH to scrap contracts'
today 19:47 General Election 2022: Will there be ANOTHER election if May can't secure Brexit deal?
today 19:47 'BEYOND SICKENING' Fury as Labour MP Clive Lewis pretends to shoot himself in Commons
today 19:47 Prince Charles 'astonished' over stories of child refugees rescued from Nazis
today 19:47 I’m A Celebrity 2018: Anne Hegerty screams in Monstrous Monoliths trial - first look here
today 19:47 'It is SICKENING!' DUP's Brexit spokesman SAVAGES May for 'chasing after' EU agenda
today 19:47 UK weather forecast: Snow warning as 'Beast from the East' to batter Britain THIS WEEK
today 19:47 Cabinet rebels demand May hold back £39bn Brexit bill - unless EU plays ball on trade deal
today 19:35 Russell Bishop trial: Barrie Fellows denies involvement in abuse and murder
today 19:32 Cucina 1884 in Hessle is about to open - here's a sneak peek inside
today 19:32 Cucina 1884 in Hessle is about to open - here's a sneak peek inside
today 19:32 Woman raped at house party on horror ordeal - and how she fought for her attacker's confession
today 19:32 Woman raped at house party on horror ordeal - and how she fought for her attacker's confession
today 19:32 Internet cannabis farmer caught with 30 plants in her house - then makes very bold claim to police
today 19:32 Internet cannabis farmer caught with 30 plants in her house - then makes very bold claim to police
today 19:26 Men's Rugby League Dragons' Smith not a fan of golden point introduction
today 19:26 Men's Football Football League clubs furious with new TV deal
today 19:26 Men's Rugby League Tigers happy with current streak as pre-season training looms
today 19:26 Men's Rugby Union Calf injury rules Ashton out of final autumn international
today 19:26 Extinction Rebellion plans to bring London to a standstill with non-violent roadblocks
today 19:23 Ross from Friends lookalike ’thief’ named as Abdulah Husseni
today 19:23 UFC star Rachael Ostovich’s husband ‘hunted by cops after she left with broken eye socket'
today 19:23 Wrestler hospitalised after being hit over head with BRICK in brutal deathmatch
today 19:23 Brit mum slapped with CRUEL note in parking row: ‘Your daughter doesn’t look disabled'
today 19:23 Cops urge leading judges to OVERTURN Michael Barrymore wrongful arrest payout ruling
today 19:14 Brexit deal works for all UK, May tells Scottish leader
today 18:59 Prince William felt 'very sad' while working for air ambulance
today 18:59 Police officer charged over 'racially aggravated' dog attack on traveller
today 18:47 Peter Andre breaks silence over Katie Price's 'booze spat' with wife Emily MacDonagh
today 18:47 Ryanair passenger on Scots flight from Tenerife arrested after drunken chaos in sky
today 18:47 Mum's shock at nasty note claiming sick toddler 'doesn't look disabled' enough for blue badge
today 18:47 Woman 'fed lover's remains to workers in rice dish after she killed him'
today 18:44 Amazon accused of ‘ruining’ Christmas after sending out gifts without packaging
today 18:44 Boy, 19, ‘brutally stabbed’ outside Lidl in lunchtime attack
today 18:44 Baby with severe allergies made to wait seven months for NHS appointment
today 18:44 Call of Duty Black Ops 4 patch notes for PS4 and Xbox One REVEALED
today 18:44 France terror plot: ISIS planned attack on French fuel tax protests - ‘it’s going to BLEED
today 18:44 Black Friday holiday deals: City breaks under £80 and long-haul trips under £300
today 18:44 'Insightful BBC journalism!' Watch HILARIOUS moment between Simon McCoy and weather host
today 18:44 ‘We are just tackling EUROPEAN problems!’ Italy HITS BACK at EU over budget threats
today 18:44 Nick Ferrari HANGS UP on protestor after HUGE row erupts - 'You haven't got a clue!'
today 18:44 'Too FRIGHTENED to arrest!' Radio host OUTRAGED as police beg for public's help
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