Latest news stories in Berkshire

Loddon Viaduct latest roadworks cause delays
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 15:36:45 GMT
Drivers are stuck in delays near Reading as the next phase of major roadworks get under way as part of a £1m redevelopment.

First 'real tennis' court since 2008 opens in Berkshire
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:22:19 GMT
The first "real tennis" court to be built in England for eight years opens.

Cows 'feasting on rubbish' after Hungerford Common rule change
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:22:38 GMT
A change in refuse collection policy sees cows feasting on rubbish and running around with bin bags hanging from their mouths, locals say.

Reading FC: Club launch new kit into space
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 20:49:43 GMT
Reading FC take unveil their new kit by sending it into space.

Nearly 100 cases of laser pens aimed at South East pilots this year
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:29:06 GMT
Nearly 100 cases of laser pens being shone into the cockpits of planes using Heathrow and Gatwick airports are reported to police since January.

The Britwell Estate: A 60-year history of the London borough in Slough
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 11:44:02 GMT
Residents of Slough's Britwell Estate, including former Home Secretary Alan Johnson, talk about "the London borough in Berkshire".

Work to rebuild platforms at Waterloo Station for Reading trains
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:00:20 GMT
Platforms at Waterloo Station are being rebuilt and a new level concourse laid to accommodate longer trains to Reading.

Rio 2016: Dressage rider Spencer Wilton to make Olympics debut
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:14:01 GMT
Spencer Wilton and horse Super Nova II will make their Olympic debuts at Rio 2016 after a six-year riding relationship.

Five things from BBC Berkshire
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:18:26 GMT
Five stories you must read from the newsroom this week.

Thatcher aides 'covert' Greenham plan
Thu, 21 Jul 2016 00:19:56 GMT
Margaret Thatcher's senior aides used photos of a baby Prince William to try to distract attention from a major 1983 anti-nuclear march, secret papers reveal.

Yakou Meite: Reading sign Paris St-Germain forward
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 16:36:43 GMT
Championship club Reading sign forward Yakou Meite from Paris Saint-Germain for an undisclosed fee.

Reading accept EFL Trophy invite
Wed, 27 Jul 2016 11:10:07 GMT
Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester United and Manchester City are among the clubs to reject the chance to enter teams in the EFL Trophy.

Hull target Reading defender Gunter
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:45:45 GMT
Reading and Wales defender Chris Gunter is a transfer target for injury-hit Premier League club Hull City.

Rio Olympics 2016: Spencer Wilton set for dressage debut on Super Nova II
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 09:59:01 GMT
Dressage rider Spencer Wilton has a lot to be thankful for as he prepares for his Olympic debut with horse Super Nova II.


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