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Safety concerns over Berkshire nuclear weapons factories

BBC Berkshire - 2 hours 31 min ago
The AWE sites in Aldermaston and Burghfield make the UK's nuclear warheads.
Categories: Berkshire

Sandhurst death cadet Olivia Perks ‘thought she faced discharge’

BBC Berkshire - 6 hours 8 min ago
Olivia Perks, 21, was found hanged in her room at the Royal Military Academy in Berkshire.
Categories: Berkshire

Premiership: Wasps v London Irish

BBC Berkshire - 7 hours 3 min ago
Team news as Wasps host London Irish in Sunday's Premiership fixture at Ricoh Arena (15:00 BST).
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Commuter sets up South Western Railway delay bingo

BBC Berkshire - 7 hours 57 min ago
The game invites passengers to tweet in reasons why South Western Railway services have been delayed.
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Reading Chick-fil-A outlet to close in LGBT rights row

BBC Berkshire - 8 hours 19 min ago
The Oracle shopping centre decides "not to extend the lease" of the popular US fast-food chain.
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Inside Windsor Castle - 360° video

BBC Berkshire - 10 hours 40 min ago
Get a full 360° view on the interior of Windsor Castle.
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Reading v Preston North End

BBC Berkshire - 11 hours 43 min ago
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Reading and Preston North End.
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Reading man shot in Tilehurst cul-de-sac gun incident

BBC Berkshire - 13 hours 45 min ago
Thames Valley Police was called to the residential road after hearing reports of gunshots.
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Feeding ducks bread: Viral sign sparks anger and confusion

BBC Berkshire - 22 hours 15 min ago
A sign has stirred up confusion and angry debate about whether or not ducks should eat bread.
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Ex-heroin addict helped by Yeldall Manor near Reading

BBC Berkshire - 22 hours 20 min ago
A former heroin addict from says a Berkshire-based recovery program has given him his life back.
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East Berkshire hospital staff vote to strike over facilities transfer

BBC Berkshire - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 18:20
Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust plans to transfer non-medical staff to a subsidiary company.
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Slough dog-walker blinded in one eye in belt attack

BBC Berkshire - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 12:40
The victim was hit in the face with a belt after being asked for a cigarette.
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O2 launches 5G network in five UK cities and Slough

BBC Berkshire - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 00:50
The operator is going head to head with rivals EE, Vodafone, Three and BT Mobile.
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Chick-fil-A's first UK restaurant sparks LGBT rights row

BBC Berkshire - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 16:43
Campaigners say the popular US chicken chain gives millions of dollars to anti-gay organisations.
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Windsor Castle's Inner Hall closed by Queen Victoria opens after revamp

BBC Berkshire - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 14:26
The grand entrance hall at Windsor Castle was closed off by Queen Victoria in 1866.
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How dad saved son from 'scalding cuppa' scars

BBC Berkshire - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 01:19
Each year hundreds of young UK children end up in hospital with severe but avoidable coffee and tea scalds, like Archie.
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Reading students gather in support of Hong Kong protesters

BBC Berkshire - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 18:11
Two groups of students held protests at the University of Reading.
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Mark Bowen: New Reading boss had started a shortlist of candidates

BBC Berkshire - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 13:07
New Reading boss Mark Bowen says he had originally been recruiting candidates for the role before being offered it himself.
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PC Andrew Harper: Hundreds of mourners attend funeral

BBC Berkshire - Mon, 10/14/2019 - 16:32
PC Andrew Harper's widow tells mourners he "vowed to challenge the bad and celebrate the good".
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Reading: Mark Bowen takes charge as manager following Jose Gomes sacking

BBC Berkshire - Mon, 10/14/2019 - 12:47
Mark Bowen takes charge as manager of Championship club Reading having been appointed sporting director in August.
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