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Reading FC transfers: Premier League free agents Jaap Stam could swoop for this summer

It's that time of the year again when managers are starting to take a serious look at the transfer market to see what deals they can pick up for next season.

And who doesn't like to snap up a freebie every now and then?

They often say you get what you pay for but that's not always ...

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Reading FC transfers: Premier League free agents Jaap Stam could swoop for this summer

It's that time of the year again when managers are starting to take a serious look at the transfer market to see what deals they can pick up for next season.

And who doesn't like to snap up a freebie every now and then?

They often say you get what you pay for but that's not always ...

today 05:59 open_in_new
Theale train station accessibility improvements delayed for at least two years

A plan to revamp Theale train station to make it more accessible has been derailed until at least 2019.

The station was due for improvements under the Government’s Access for All programme.

The plan would have seen a new footbridge and lifts added to the station in Station Road, ...

today 05:59 open_in_new
Theale train station accessibility improvements delayed for at least two years

A plan to revamp Theale train station to make it more accessible has been derailed until at least 2019.

The station was due for improvements under the Government’s Access for All programme.

The plan would have seen a new footbridge and lifts added to the station in Station Road, ...

today 05:59 open_in_new
Sentences increased for thugs jailed for violent homophobic attack on Reading man

Two teenagers locked up for a violent and unprovoked homophobic attack on a couple had their 'too soft' jail terms increased by top judges.

Gage Ian Vye-Parminter and Matthew Howes, both 19, set upon Dain Finney, from Reading , and his partner James Loxton in Kings Road, Brighton, on ...

today 05:59 open_in_new
Sentences increased for thugs jailed for violent homophobic attack on Reading man

Two teenagers locked up for a violent and unprovoked homophobic attack on a couple had their 'too soft' jail terms increased by top judges.

Gage Ian Vye-Parminter and Matthew Howes, both 19, set upon Dain Finney, from Reading , and his partner James Loxton in Kings Road, Brighton, on ...

today 05:59 open_in_new
Alison Moyet announces Reading show date as part of UK tour

Powerhouse singer Alison Moyet will be stopping off in Reading as part of her UK tour.

The R'n'B diva is heading out on the road with her new album, Other, and fans can catch her at The Hexagon in Queen's Walk on Sunday, November 5.

Talking about the new album, her first in four ...

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Alison Moyet announces Reading show date as part of UK tour

Powerhouse singer Alison Moyet will be stopping off in Reading as part of her UK tour.

The R'n'B diva is heading out on the road with her new album, Other, and fans can catch her at The Hexagon in Queen's Walk on Sunday, November 5.

Talking about the new album, her first in four ...

yesterday 18:57 open_in_new
Jacksons Corner sold for second time in a year, West Reading knife attack and more news from today

A popular Caversham pub which is unveiling a new name and a new look has got the getreading readers talking today.

The Caversham Rose, formerly known as The Grosvenor in Kidmore Road, has had a major refurbishment and will be revealing its new decor and menu on Monday, April 3.

We ...

yesterday 18:57 open_in_new
Jacksons Corner sold for second time in a year, West Reading knife attack and more news from today

A popular Caversham pub which is unveiling a new name and a new look has got the getreading readers talking today.

The Caversham Rose, formerly known as The Grosvenor in Kidmore Road, has had a major refurbishment and will be revealing its new decor and menu on Monday, April 3.

We ...

yesterday 18:57 open_in_new
Sheep rescued by Reading firefighters reunited with owner

An adventurous sheep who was rescued by Reading firefighters has been reunited with its owner.

The sheep became stuck in the River Kennet and was rescued by crews from Caversham Road fire station at around 4pm on Sunday, March 26.

Thames Valley Police called fire crews to help ...

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Sheep rescued by Reading firefighters reunited with owner

An adventurous sheep who was rescued by Reading firefighters has been reunited with its owner.

The sheep became stuck in the River Kennet and was rescued by crews from Caversham Road fire station at around 4pm on Sunday, March 26.

Thames Valley Police called fire crews to help ...

yesterday 18:57 open_in_new
Reading FC opinion: Why Royals must do all they can to keep hold of Stam

It's not the first time and won't be the last - Jaap Stam being linked with a move away from Reading FC.

Swansea City, Norwich City and West Ham United are some of the clubs to have been reportedly interested in the Dutchman's services.

And for good reason.

There is little ...

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Reading FC opinion: Why Royals must do all they can to keep hold of Stam

It's not the first time and won't be the last - Jaap Stam being linked with a move away from Reading FC.

Swansea City, Norwich City and West Ham United are some of the clubs to have been reportedly interested in the Dutchman's services.

And for good reason.

There is little ...

yesterday 17:51 open_in_new
Berkshire traffic: Bus delays and queues in Reading

Drivers should expect some minor delays around Reading this evening as they head home.

There's slow traffic on the A33 Rose Kiln Lane Southbound between Rose Kiln Lane and M4 junction 11/B3270 (Reading).

Expect delays in Thatcham as there is congestion on the A4 Bath Road in both ...

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Berkshire traffic: Bus delays and queues in Reading

Drivers should expect some minor delays around Reading this evening as they head home.

There's slow traffic on the A33 Rose Kiln Lane Southbound between Rose Kiln Lane and M4 junction 11/B3270 (Reading).

Expect delays in Thatcham as there is congestion on the A4 Bath Road in both ...

yesterday 16:45 open_in_new
Winnersh family escaped kitchen blaze thanks to bedtime routine

The simple action of closing the door has saved a home in Winnersh from severe fire damage.

A fire broke out in a bundle of clothes that had been taken out of the tumble drier and placed next to a radiator in the kitchen.

The fire would have spread to the rest of the house, had the ...

yesterday 16:45 open_in_new
Winnersh family escaped kitchen blaze thanks to bedtime routine

The simple action of closing the door has saved a home in Winnersh from severe fire damage.

A fire broke out in a bundle of clothes that had been taken out of the tumble drier and placed next to a radiator in the kitchen.

The fire would have spread to the rest of the house, had the ...

yesterday 16:45 open_in_new
Easter eggs perfect for adults - choose from Lindt, Cadbury, Sainsbury's, Green and Black's and more

There's no need to look on green with envy as delighted children tear open their Easter eggs next month.

There's also no need to prise chunks of chocolate out of their hands as you feebly reason "it's just a bit to dunk in my tea".

We've selected some of the Easter eggs ...

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New Reading Borough Council chief executive due to be appointed

Reading councillors are expected to agree the appointment of a new chief executive for Reading Borough Council on Tuesday, March 28.

Peter Sloman is currently head of Oxford City Council and will take over from Simon Warren, who has been interim managing director of the council since ...

yesterday 15:39 open_in_new
New Reading Borough Council chief executive due to be appointed

Reading councillors are expected to agree the appointment of a new chief executive for Reading Borough Council on Tuesday, March 28.

Peter Sloman is currently head of Oxford City Council and will take over from Simon Warren, who has been interim managing director of the council since ...

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