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Help for Heroes has received £58,500 thanks to the fundraising efforts of Denton Dancing & Social Club

A GENEROUS couple have now raised more than £80,000 for charity following their latest round of donations.

Molly and Alan Denton gathered another £5,000 to give to Help for Heroes, thanks to the help of members at Denton Dancing & Social Club.

The club,

today 07:02
Work starts on multi-million pound Shinfield care home

WORK has started on building a new care home in Shinfield, which is hoping to welcome residents in the summer of 2020.

The £6.5 million project will create 100 jobs and provide full-time residential, nursing and specialist dementia care for as many as 68 older people.

today 05:59
Police sergeant James Chapman based in West Berkshire charged with indecent assault on a girl under 14

A serving police officer based in West Berkshire has been charged in connection with an assault of a girl under the age of 14.

James Chapman, aged 43, a sergeant based in West Berkshire Local Policing Area, was arrested on September 17 last year.

He was charged via postal

yesterday 10:02
Register for European Parliamentary Election and changes in polling stations

RESIDENTS who want to vote in the European Election, which is currently scheduled to take place on Thursday, May 23, have until midnight on Tuesday, May 7 to register to vote.

Any application made after the deadline will not be accepted.

Any citizen of a European Union

yesterday 08:59
Woodley hosted a French-themed food market

Baguettes, croissants and many other French classics were served up at a food market in Woodley on Friday.

Traders visited the town centre and sold quality produce throughout the morning and afternoon.

The France at Home team travel across the UK and have been getting more

yesterday 05:50
Crowthorne man who died in Reading after hitting his head was 'former soldier'

THESE are the first images of the Crowthorne father who was punched outside a Reading nightclub before he hit his head on the floor and died.

Malcolm Callender, 48, suffered a blow to his head after being punched to the ground on Friday, April 12, outside Matchbox nightclub in Friar

2019-04-17 13:59
Specific witnesses sought following Newbury incident

POLICE have released CCTV images of specific witnesses after a man entered the Savers store in the Kennett Shopping Centre and threatened a member of staff.

The incident took place on Sunday, April 7 between 10am and 11am.

The man entered the premises three time

2019-04-16 19:05
Berkshire NSPCC and Childline are supporting LGBTQ+ and young people with their sexuality and gender

YOUNG people who are coming to terms with their sexuality and gender are being supported through a new campaign.

The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) has released tips on how to ensure children get the support they need, after Childline announced

2019-04-16 18:02
Berkshire NSPCC and Childline are supporting LGBTQ+ and young people with their sexuality and gender

YOUNG people who are coming to terms with their sexuality and gender are being supported through a new campaign.

The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) has released tips on how to ensure children get the support they need, after Childline announced

2019-04-16 18:02
Reading's Cow Lane upgrades completed with pedestrian and cycle routes

A NEW pedestrian and cycle route has opened in Reading after two railway bridges were upgraded to create more space.

On Monday, April 15, the new routes at Cow Lane opened following the creation of the new wider road, which allows for double decker buses and lorries to use the road

2019-04-16 15:56
Reading's Cow Lane upgrades completed with pedestrian and cycle routes

A NEW pedestrian and cycle route has opened in Reading after two railway bridges were upgraded to create more space.

On Monday, April 15, the new routes at Cow Lane opened following the creation of the new wider road, which allows for double decker buses and lorries to use the road

2019-04-16 14:53
Monsoon and Accessorize could be the latest stores to disappear from the high street

Monsoon and Accessorize could be the latest stores to disappear from high streets up and down the country, after the owner of both brands called in advisers to speed up its closure process.

The parent company of the chains has brought in Deloitte to prepare plans for a possible

2019-04-16 12:47
Fairground comes to Reading for Easter holidays

THE world's largest travelling vintage funfair has come to Reading for the Easter holidays.

Carters Steam Fair arrived at Prospect Park on Saturday (April 13) and will remain open to the public until April 22, with fairground rides and attractions from the 1890s-1960s which have

2019-04-16 11:44
The Hexagon will welcome comedy greats next month for a fundraiser performance

SOME of the biggest names in comedy will be descending on Reading next month for a side-splitting evening of humour.

The fundraising performance is coming to The Hexagon on May 7 and will be hosted by Welsh funnyman Rob Brydon.

Also on the bill are Jo Brand, impressionist

2019-04-16 08:35
The cause of death of a man who was punched near Matchbox nightclub confirmed as blunt force trauma to the head

A POST mortem examination has revealed the cause of death of a man who died following a disagreement where he was punched and then fell to the floor hitting his head.

The examination, which took place on Sunday, April 14 has concluded that the cause of death was blunt force trauma

2019-04-15 16:50
Thames Valley Police appealed for anyone with information to come forward

AN INVESTIGATION is underway after a man suffered a "medical episode" and died in a graveyard.

Police and paramedics were called to St Laurence Church at around 5.40am on Sunday after a man was found in the cold.

Although he received treatment, he was pronounced dead and

2019-04-15 11:35
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ScotRail reduces time required for passengers to book assisted travel

ScotRail has reduced the amount of time required to arrange assisted travel for disabled passengers.

Previously, disabled passengers and people with reduced mobility were required to book assisted travel at least three hours in advance.

However, the move will allow customers to book

today 11:14
Second 16-year-old charged in connection with teenager murder bid

A second teenager has been charged in connection with the attempted murder of a 16-year-old boy.

The victim was found with serious injuries at Gilmerton Road, Edinburgh, on Sunday April 14.

Police had been called to the scene at around 5.10pm to reports of a disturbance.

The

today 11:14
Arrest made after death of man who fell from window

Police have made an arrest after a man fell to his death from a fourth-floor window.

Emergency services were called to Cobbinshaw House South in Calder Gardens, Edinburgh, just after 2pm on Thursday to a report that a man had fallen from a block of flats.

The 35-year-old

today 11:14
Private cargo ship arrives at International Space Station with food galore

A private cargo ship has arrived at the International Space Station with food galore after a one and a half-day journey from Earth.

Space station astronaut Anne McClain used a robot arm to capture Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus capsule as they soared 258 miles above France.

The

today 11:14
Steve Clarke coy on Scotland chances

Steve Clarke has ambitions to manage Scotland at “some stage” but refused to be drawn on the possibility of becoming the successor to Alex McLeish.

The Scottish Football Association is on the hunt for a new national team boss after McLeish was sacked on

today 11:14
Solskjaer sees no hiding place for under-performing United players

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes some members of his Manchester United squad need a “reality check” ahead of a potentially pivotal next few weeks for the club.

A 3-0 humbling at the hands of Barcelona in midweek saw United knocked out of the Champions League at the quarter-final

today 11:14
Reading Extinction Rebellion campaigners join London climate protest

Campaigners from Reading have joined thousands in London at an ongoing protest this week.

More than 30 people from Reading have joined others from across the UK in bringing parts of Central London to a standstill as part of Extinction Rebellion’s 'time-unlimited'

today 11:14
US speaker arrives at Stormont for final day of visit to Ireland

A top-level US politician has arrived at the seat of devolved government in Northern Ireland.

The Speaker of the United States House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi and her delegation arrived at Stormont at about 9.10am.

They were greeted by Northern Ireland Assembly speaker Robin

today 10:11
Latest news from Reading
today 11:14 ScotRail reduces time required for passengers to book assisted travel
today 11:14 Second 16-year-old charged in connection with teenager murder bid
today 11:14 Arrest made after death of man who fell from window
today 11:14 Private cargo ship arrives at International Space Station with food galore
today 11:14 Steve Clarke coy on Scotland chances
today 11:14 Solskjaer sees no hiding place for under-performing United players
today 11:14 Reading Extinction Rebellion campaigners join London climate protest
today 10:11 US speaker arrives at Stormont for final day of visit to Ireland
today 10:11 Probe launched as two women die after being pulled from sea
today 10:11 Activists stage climate change protest at Heathrow Airport
today 10:11 Activists stage climate change protest at Heathrow Airport
today 10:11 Poppy factory closes for multimillion-pound refurbishment
today 10:11 Journalist of ‘courage and integrity’ remembered by colleagues
today 10:11 Macron meeting Unesco officials over Notre Dame reconstruction
today 10:11 UFC fighter caught up in blood test mix-up
today 10:11 Rodgers full of admiration for former title rival Pellegrini
today 10:11 In the Middle with Dick Sawdon-Smith
today 10:11 Sunday League round-up: Red cards spark abandonment
today 09:08 What do we know about the planned climate change protest at Heathrow?
today 09:08 Dissident republican group linked with four murders since 2011
today 09:08 Study into historic building fire risk aims to protect heritage
today 08:05 Lyra McKee: Tributes paid to journalist killed during Londonderry disorder
today 08:05 What do we know about the planned climate change protest at Heathrow?
today 08:05 Father saves toddler being dragged away by dingoes
today 08:05 Dissident republicans blamed after journalist shot dead in Londonderry
today 08:05 Frankfurt stage second-leg fightback to edge out Benfica
today 07:02 Woman, 29, dies after shots fired during unrest in Londonderry
today 07:02 Two dead after being rescued from sea off beach
today 07:02 White hits new heights as Spurs take play-off series lead against Nuggets
today 07:02 Help for Heroes has received £58,500 thanks to the fundraising efforts of Denton Dancing & Social Club
today 05:59 Woman, 29, dies after shots fired during unrest in Londonderry
today 05:59 Charles calls for action to tackle ‘pervasive horror’ of knife crime
today 05:59 Work starts on multi-million pound Shinfield care home
today 03:53 What the papers say – April 19
today 02:50 Thinking of wife Barbara Windsor will get me round marathon – Scott Mitchell
today 02:50 Scottish artist John Byrne describes street art as ‘magnificent’
today 02:50 Philip becomes third oldest royal in British history
today 02:50 Double celebration hopes amid wait for royal baby
today 02:50 Man who began running after losing ‘everything’ completes 156-mile desert race
today 02:50 ‘A good day’: Trump claims victory with Mueller report out
today 02:50 Mueller drops obstruction dilemma on US Congress
today 01:47 Heathrow Airport braced for climate change protests
today 01:47 Fire breaks out at block of flats featured in Only Fools And Horses
today 01:47 Woman, 29, dies after shots fired during unrest in Creggan
today 00:44 DIY-lovers urged to take care as accidents rise
today 00:44 UK benefits system not fit for purpose, warns SNP
today 00:44 Mental health support for young to focus on social media
today 00:44 Charity creates ‘ultimate formula’ for London Marathon success
today 00:44 Police Scotland lagging behind other forces on funding, Labour claims
today 00:44 Heathrow Airport braced for climate change protests
Latest news from Great Britain
today 11:17 Plane crashes into runway in HUGE fireball during takeoff — pilot killed
today 11:17 'Absolute madness' Poignant last tweet of journalist shot in head in 'terror incident'
today 11:17 Theresa May slams 'senseless' Lyra McKee killing as New IRA blamed
today 11:17 Driver flees after crashing £130k SUPERCAR in dramatic pictures
today 11:17 'Rapist' prison worker 'forced women to strip and sprayed them with disinfectant’
today 11:17 UK traffic CARNAGE as 4.4million holidaymakers set to travel today
today 11:17 Foot fetishists are buying 'sex doll' rubber feet with built-in VAGINAS
today 11:17 Queen 'to devolve power' to Prince Charles ‘ANY DAY now’ in shock prediction
today 11:17 Teenager shot in London – 16-year-old lad in serious condition
today 10:35 The players Rangers could target if they follow Alfredo Morelos blueprint
today 10:35 Alexander Chepelin heads field of more than 200 in 2019 Screel Hill Race
today 10:35 Family of missing Irvine man William Sharpe in heartfelt appeal to trace him
today 10:35 Police hunting teen who flashed at woman and daughter in Balloch Park
today 10:35 Two dead in Aberdeen after late-night beach tragedy
today 10:35 Heartbroken mum who lost baby and husband in one week describes unbearable pain
today 10:35 Easter Sunday loyalist march in Glasgow cancelled after council force re-route
today 10:35 Lewis Capaldi offers to be 'face of Tennent's' in hilarious radio interview
today 10:35 Someone is leaving golden eggs stuffed with cash in Scots town
today 10:35 Arrest after Scot falls to death climbing from high-rise flat using knotted bed sheets
today 10:32 David Attenborough Climate Change TV show a 'call to arms'
today 10:32 When should you give Easter eggs and why do we give them?
today 10:32 Murdered journalist Lyra McKee’s final tweet described riots as ‘madness’
today 10:32 Two British people dead after having yellow fever jab sparked deadly disease
today 10:32 Student raped in front of boyfriend after being stalked through city centre
today 10:32 Heartbreaking moment orangutan takes on digger in David Attenborough’s new documentary
today 10:32 Prince Philip becomes third oldest royal in history
today 10:32 Winds of Winter release date FINALLY coming? George RR Martin's new Game of Thrones hint
today 10:32 Spain and Portugal flight strikes latest: Update on travel chaos as fuel strikes hit
today 10:32 Farage's Brexit Party DECIMATING 'vulnerable' Tories ahead of European elections
today 10:32 UK weather forecast: Easter Day could be hottest EVER as Britain BOILS in Spring heatwave
today 10:32 Meghan Markle BACKED by another Princess - ‘People will just TALK BAD about you!’
today 10:32 Emmerdale: Where is Adam Barton? What happened to him?
today 10:32 Nigel Farage in blast at Ukip's 'thugs and extremists'
today 10:32 Danny Walters: 'I'd like to apologise' EastEnders' Keanu Taylor addresses offensive tweets
today 10:32 May risks INFURIATING Brexiteers demanding her resignation with Queen's Speech plans
today 10:32 London BLOODBATH: Teenager left with serious injuries after shooting in Wandsworth
today 10:32 Brexit LIVE: Theresa May SHUNNED by own party in election campaign - 'She's TOXIC!'
today 10:29 Dove House's five mile muddy obstacle course Get Caked! is coming soon
today 10:29 More than a quarter of Hull's small pubs have disappeared since 2010
today 10:29 What TGI Fridays say about coming to Hull after residents name it most wanted
today 10:14 Queen 'to devolve power' to Prince Charles ‘ANY DAY now’ in shock prediction
today 10:14 Prince Philip reaches HISTORIC milestone ahead of 98th birthday
today 10:14 Tributes paid to ‘passionate’ female journalist killed in Derry ‘terror incident’
today 10:14 Brave dad rescues baby son, 1, from jaws of hungry wild dog
today 10:14 Furious customer SHOOTS phone shop worker in head over bill being too high
today 09:32 Dalbeattie Star's unbeaten run ends with 3-2 defeat at Gala Fairydean Rovers
today 09:32 South of Scotland League round-up for Saturday, April 13 2019
today 09:32 Ten Stewartry community councils to share in £6.5 million cash bonanza from Blackcraig Wind Farm
today 09:32 Principals for 2019 Gatehouse of Fleet Riding of the Marches announced
today 09:32 Dumfries environmental activist convinces insurance company to stop using balloons after discovery on Stewartry beach
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