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  1. Recap: Breaking news for Reading and Berkshire for Wednesday 27 MayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Get Reading

    Welcome, this is the getreading breaking news service. We'll be bringing you the latest news, traffic and travel updates, sport and much more from Reading, Wokingham, Bracknell and beyond.

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  2. Wokingham Bridleway campaigners take protest to the streets of the town centreRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Get Reading

    More than 70 people turned out for a peaceful march through Wokingham town centre , led by horse riders campaigning for more off road routes. At least 40 horse riders, with 30 more on foot, took part in the procession which started at 10.30am from Ashridge Farm in Wiltshire Road.

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  3. Winnersh temporary road closures announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Get Reading

    Two roads will be closed temporarily in Winnersh over the next few days to allow Wokingham Borough Council contractors to carry out maintenance work. Watmore Lane willl be closed between its junctions with Danywern Drive and Winnersh Gate, on Thursday, May 28, from 9am to 4pm.

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  4. Wokingham Regeneration: Elms Field site survey and boreholes to beginRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Get Reading

    Wokingham Borough Council will start the work on Monday, June 1, and is expected to take three to four weeks. The council will be carrying out a variety of surveys and tests to help shape its plans for the controversial regeneration of the town centre.

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  5. Wokingham level crossing to be closed for maintenance workRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Get Reading

    Drivers will not be able to cross the tracks between 12.01am and 6am on Wednesday, June 3 and Thursday, June 4. Drivers will be diverted via Waterloo Road , Easthampstead Road, Old Wokingham Road and Waterloo Road or by this route in reverse. Is there something happening in your area you would like us to report on? You can contact the newsdesk via the following details: getreading.co.uk is part of Trinity Mirror Southern, offering you unique access to our growing audience across the area.

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  6. Toddlers to dress up and dance for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Get Reading

    From Monday, June 15 to Saturday, June 20, Diddi Dancers will be dressed as their favourite legends and dancing to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support Tiny dancers and their teachers will dress up and get down to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support next month. From Monday, June 15 to Saturday, June 20, Diddi Dance pupils will take part in Dress Up and Dance celebrations at classes in Woodley , Earley , Woosehill, Wokingham and Lower Earley.

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  7. Permission granted to build riding arena in back gardenRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Get Reading

    The owners of an Eversley home have been given permission to build an outdoor riding arena in their back garden. An application for the riding arena in the garden of the New Mill Road home was submitted to Wokingham Borough Council for the 20 metres by 40 metres area.

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  8. International Street Concert: Free live music event in WokinghamRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Get Reading

    The stage is set and the musicians have been booked ahead of a free day of music in Wokingham this weekend. The popular Pauly Zarb International Street Concert is back after its first successful year in 2014 and will see performers entertain crowds with a day of free music and comedy.

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  9. Craft market at Hare Hatch Sheeplands closes after council actionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Get Reading

    The monthly market at Hare Hatch Sheeplands was forced to close after Wokingham Borough Council took action against the garden centre for illegally expanding into the green belt . Hare Hatch Sheeplands owner Rob Scott said: "We are still open for business and our farm shop, coffee shop and plant areas are trading as normal.

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  10. Live: Breaking news for Reading and Berkshire for Wednesday 27 MayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Get Reading

    Welcome, this is the getreading breaking news service. We'll be bringing you the latest news, traffic and travel updates, sport and much more from Reading, Wokingham, Bracknell and beyond.

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  11. Recap: Breaking news for Reading and Berkshire for Tuesday 26 MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Get Reading

    Welcome, this is the getreading breaking news service. We'll be bringing you the latest news, traffic and travel updates, sport and much more from Reading, Wokingham, Bracknell and beyond.

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  12. Trains blocked between Reading and Wokingham due to fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Get Reading

    Late night commuters going between Reading and Wokingham may face disruption to their journeys following a line side fire near Winnersh Station. Trains between Reading & Wokingham are being delayed due to line-side fire near Winnersh.

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  13. Team from Bracknell IT firm volunteer at Dinton PasturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Get Reading

    The eager volunteers from Wincor Nixdorf, in Cain Road, an IT solutions provider, spent Friday, May 15, working with a team from Wokingham charity, Friends of Lavell's Lake. This charity works in partnership with Dinton Pastures Countryside Service to help manage the natural habitats across Dinton and Lavell's Lake, carrying out crucial conservation and maintenance work.

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  14. Wokingham council spends A 730k in one year on fixing potholesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Get Reading

    Wokingham Borough Council has spent A 728,000 on fixing potholes since June 2014, including more than A 440,000 in Earley, Finchampstead and Wokingham alone. On Wednesday May 20 at their first full meeting since the election, Conservative councillor John Kaiser was asked how the money had been spent.

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  15. Live: Breaking news for Reading and Berkshire for Tuesday 26 MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Get Reading

    Welcome, this is the getreading breaking news service. We'll be bringing you the latest news, traffic and travel updates, sport and much more from Reading, Wokingham, Bracknell and beyond.

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  16. Earley parents assured over primary school admissions fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Get Reading

    Earley parents worried about finding primary school places nearby to them were given reassurance at a Wokingham Borough Council meeting. Narendra Bahulekar asked at the first annual meeting since the General Election, what more would be done to find suitable places.

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  17. Friends cycle to Paris to raise money for friend attacked on night out in ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Get Reading

    Jamie Higgins was left with a brain injury after the attack, his friends are supporting the charity which helped him rebuild his life A group of friends are cycling from Wokingham to Paris to raise money for a charity who helped their friend rebuild his life, after he was attacked on a night out in Reading in March 2012. Jamie Higgins was left with a permanent brain injury following the life-changing event, and has spent the last three years piecing his life back together.

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  18. In pictures: Wokingham Family Fun DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Get Reading

    Children, both big and small, turned out for the annual Wokingham Fun Day held at Lanborough Recreation Ground on Saturday. The free event in Gipsy Lane gave people the chance to pet farm animals, race go karts and take part in magic shows.

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  19. Wokingham drivers warned of off-peak Coppid Beech roundabout worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Get Reading

    Drivers coming into Wokingham and Bracknell are warned of the next stage of off-peak works on the Coppid Beech Roundabout junction starting this week. Motorists are warned of the likelihood of lane closures and temporary traffic lights between the hours of 8pm and 6am between Wednesday, May 27, and Monday, June 1. Work will also be carried out on the roundabout between 7.30am and 5pm on Saturday, May 30, and Sunday, May 31. The work is being done to allow the junction to cope with the expected increases in traffic as new houses are built around Wokingham in the future.

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  20. Reading West MP opens new salon in Oxford RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Get Reading

    A hair stylist has shown she is a cut above the rest as she opens her new salon in Oxford Road . The new women's hair stylist specialises in European, African and Asian hairstyles as well as hair straightening, dreadlocks, hair weaves, perms, extensions and colouring.

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