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Tue - Fog Late. High: 21 Low: 13
Wed - Partly Cloudy. High: 24 Low: 12
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Berkshire News

MPs quiz police chief over Sir Cliff
South Yorkshire Chief Constable David Crompton appears before MPs to answer questions about a search of Sir Cliff Richard's Berkshire house.

Burglary victim writes open letter
A burglary victim writes an open letter via police to those responsible for ransacking his home near Maidenhead.

Badger vaccination scheme under way
Badgers in Berkshire are to be vaccinated against bovine tuberculosis in a bid to tackle the disease in cattle.

Injured man 'hit by forklift truck'
A man is taken to hospital with a serious foot injury after an incident involving a forklift truck on an industrial estate.

Boris Island airport plan 'not dead'
A plan for an airport in the Thames Estuary, dubbed "Boris Island", is rejected leaving the expansion of either Heathrow or Gatwick airports as preferred options.

Company fined for polluting brook
Thames Water is fined £250,000 after allowing untreated sewage to flow into Chase Brook in a Newbury nature reserve.

Hospitals 'failing on nurse levels'
Royal Berkshire Hospital tops the list of hospitals in the south of England for nursing levels, a BBC investigation reveals.

Street light switch-off to save cash
More than 500 street lights will be switched off overnight to save money.

The impact of not catching a killer
How do police feel about unsolved murders?

Sandhurst and the sheikhs
Foreign royals who learned at Sandhurst

Striker Murray joins Reading on loan
Crystal Palace striker Glenn Murray joins Championship side Reading on loan until January with a view to a permanent move.

Owls sign Reading winger Drenthe
Championship side Sheffield Wednesday sign Reading winger Royston Drenthe on loan until 2 January.

Middlesbrough 0-1 Reading
Simon Cox's first-half goal gives Reading all three points at Middlesbrough, who have now lost successive home games in the league.

QPR sign Reading goalkeeper McCarthy
QPR complete the signing of Reading goalkeeper Alex McCarthy on a four-year contract for an undisclosed fee.

VIDEO: Free hot meals for primary pupils
Pupils up to the age of seven in England will be entitled to a free hot school lunch from this week, when most schools re-open for the new term.

VIDEO: Thames bridge to reopen after delay
Whitchurch Bridge over the River Thames linking Oxfordshire and Berkshire is due to reopen at the end of September.

VIDEO: Enter Shikari's top festival moments
Rory and Rou from Enter Shikari give Newsbeat their most memorable festival moments to date.

VIDEO: Police question Sir Cliff Richard
Sir Cliff Richard has been interviewed under caution by South Yorkshire Police in connection with an alleged historical sexual offence, his spokesman says.

Reading Football Club (the nearest big club to Maidenhead)

Matthews withdraws from Wales squad
Celtic defender Adam Matthews becomes the third player to withdraw from the Wales squad to face Andorra in the Euro 2016 qualifier.

Striker Murray joins Reading on loan
Crystal Palace striker Glenn Murray joins Championship side Reading on loan until January with a view to a permanent move.

Owls sign Reading winger Drenthe
Championship side Sheffield Wednesday sign Reading winger Royston Drenthe on loan until 2 January.

Middlesbrough 0-1 Reading
Simon Cox's first-half goal gives Reading all three points at Middlesbrough, who have now lost successive home games in the league.

QPR sign Reading goalkeeper McCarthy
QPR complete the signing of Reading goalkeeper Alex McCarthy on a four-year contract for an undisclosed fee.

MK Dons draw Bradford in League Cup
Manchester United's conquerors MK Dons draw League One Bradford in the third round of the Capital One Cup.

Scunthorpe United 0-1 Reading
Jake Taylor scores a late winner to help Reading through to the next round of the Capital One Cup at the expense of Scunthorpe.

Nottingham Forest 4-0 Reading
Michail Antonio scores twice as Nottingham Forest beat Reading to move to the top of the Championship table.

Reading sign Huddersfield's Norwood
Reading sign midfielder Oliver Norwood from Huddersfield for an undisclosed fee on a three-year deal.

Reading 1-2 Huddersfield Town
Managerless Huddersfield Town secure their first Championship win of the season as Reading lose for the first time.

'No reason to leave' Royals - Morrison
Cardiff City defender Sean Morrison says his exit from Reading was a "shock to the system", following his transfer.

Madejski rules out spending spree
Reading chairman Sir John Madejski plays down hopes of a sudden influx of signings under the new owners.

Reading 1-0 Ipswich Town
Jake Taylor scores his first goal for Reading as they beat Ipswich in a scrappy match at the Madejski Stadium.

Cardiff sign Morrison from Reading
Defender Sean Morrison completes his transfer to Championship rivals Cardiff City for an undisclosed fee.

Morrison asks to speak to Cardiff
Reading manager Nigel Adkins has confirmed that defender Sean Morrison has requested to speak to Cardiff City over a potential transfer.

Reading 3-1 Newport County
Championship Reading overcome Newport County 3-1 to breeze into the second round of the Capital One Cup.

Reading sign defender Ferdinand
Reading complete the signing of former Queens Park Rangers defender Anton Ferdinand on a two-year contract.

Wigan Athletic 2-2 Reading
James McArthur's stoppage time goal earns Wigan a point from a thrilling encounter with Reading.

Forest's Mackie & Cox join Reading
Reading sign striker Simon Cox on a two-year deal, while fellow Nottingham Forest forward Jamie Mackie joins on loan.

Madejski delighted with new owners
Reading chairman Sir John Madejski believes he has found the right people to take over the Championship club.

BBC News Headlines

CPS withdraws Ashya parents warrant
The parents of Ashya King are to face no further action and should now be reunited with their son, say prosecutors.

Million 'have fled Ukraine conflict'
The number of people who have fled the fighting in Ukraine has doubled in weeks, and the UN says more than a million have now been displaced.

New child abuse victims come forward
Twelve new victims have come forward since a report found at least 1,400 children were abused in Rotherham, South Yorkshire's chief constable tells MPs.

MPs quiz police chief over Sir Cliff
The chief constable of South Yorkshire says the BBC put his force in "a very difficult position" over a planned search of Sir Cliff Richard's home.

FM: Independence 'closer than ever'
Independence is "closer than it's ever been" claims First Minister Alex Salmond, as an opinion polling suggests gains for the "Yes" campaign.

Troll guilty over MP 'rape' tweets
A man is found guilty of bombarding a Labour MP with abusive messages on Twitter after she supported a feminist campaign.

US 'targets al-Shabab's leader'
The US military carries out air strikes in Somalia, reportedly targeting the leader of militant group al-Shabab, though it is unclear if he was hit.

Afghan militants 'may join IS'
Fighters from a militant Islamic group in Afghanistan, allied to the Taliban, tell the BBC they are considering joining forces with Islamic State.

Boris Island airport plan 'not dead'
Mayor of London Boris Johnson says plans for an airport in the Thames Estuary, dubbed "Boris Island", are not dead despite a commission looking into the UK's airport needs rejecting the idea.

Russia 'to alter military strategy'
Russia is to adjust its military doctrine as a result of the Ukraine crisis and Nato's increasing presence in eastern Europe, a top Russian official says.

Clegg defends UK terror response
The UK can take action to stop British jihadists re-entering the country without flouting the law, Nick Clegg insists.

Survivor singer Jamison dies aged 63
Jimi Jamison, the lead singer for US rock band Survivor, who sang and co-wrote the theme tune for hit TV series Baywatch, dies aged 63.

VIDEO: Bike accident patient returns home
A teenager seriously injured when he was knocked off his bike a year ago has recovered enough to go home.

VIDEO: Free hot meals for primary pupils
Pupils up to the age of seven in England will be entitled to a free hot school lunch from this week, when most schools re-open for the new term.

VIDEO: Beckham sad to see Welbeck leave
Former Manchester United and England midfielder David Beckham says he is sad to see Danny Welbeck leave the club.

VIDEO: Owners reunited with cliff rescue dog
The owners of Sprig the springer spaniel, who went missing more than a week ago and was found on a cliff ledge, have now been reunited with him.

VIDEO: Eat, sleep, code: Ten-year-old's routine
Max started writing code when he was six. He told BBC News why he thought more children being taught how to program in schools was a good idea.

VIDEO: 'Hero' cat saves owner from fire
A tabby cat has been hailed a hero after she woke up her owner to alert him to a fire which destroyed his home in Melbourne, Australia.

VIDEO: Solar farm plan for Somerset Levels
Plans have been unveiled for one of the South West's biggest solar farms on the Somerset Levels.

VIDEO: Do you know what 11x12 is?
BBC News asks adults to answer some of the questions that could appear on English schools' new curriculum.

WW1 warhorse awarded bravery medal
A World War One warhorse is awarded an "animal Victoria Cross" to mark the contribution of all animals that served with British forces.

Thieving monkey hands out money
A monkey in the northern Indian state of Himachal Pradesh steals money from a home and rains down banknotes on people, reports say.

India humble England to win series
India send England to a humiliating nine-wicket defeat to win the fourth one-day international at Edgbaston and the series 3-0.

Cleverley joins Aston Villa on loan
Aston Villa receive Premier League approval to sign Manchester United midfielder Tom Cleverley on a season-long loan.

England v Norway
Arsenal's Danny Welbeck is doubtful for England's friendly against Norway, while Newcastle's Jack Colback will not play.

Gallacher gets Ryder Cup wildcard
Europe captain Paul McGinley selects debutant Stephen Gallacher, Ian Poulter and Lee Westwood as his Ryder Cup wildcards.

Falcao to Man Utd: Galactico or panic buy?
"Where is Falcao going to fit in? Well, who cares, just let him score goals" - Phil Neville on Man Utd's loan signing.

December date for Autumn Statement
George Osborne is to deliver the Autumn Statement, an annual update on the state of the economy, on 3 December.

AUDIO: Is conflict good or bad for insurers?
Bronek Masojada, chief executive of the insurance company Hiscox, analyses the effect of recent conflicts on the insurance market

Abuse case council faces inspection
The government is considering conducting an inspection of Rotherham Council in the wake of the child abuse scandal in the town, Home Secretary Theresa May says.

VIDEO: 'A complete dereliction of duty'
Rotherham council, police and other agencies failed to protect vulnerable children, the Home Secretary says.

Ebola response 'lethally inadequate'
A global military intervention is needed to curb the largest ever Ebola outbreak, according to the medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres.

VIDEO: Proton therapy: UK patient access
Dr Yen-Ching Chang, the lead on Proton Beam Therapy at University College London Hospital, says the UK has comprehensive access to the therapy for patients with the highest needs.

'Extremist video' in Trojan school
A violent extremist video was shown in a Birmingham school, a committee of MPs investigating the the alleged "Trojan Horse" plot is told.

Uber banned across Germany by court
A court says the UberPop service must stop transporting passengers in Germany, but the American company refuses to suspend work.

VIDEO: FBI to investigate celebrity hacking
The FBI are investigating after many famous women have had their nude photographs posted online anonymously after being hacked.

Africa's farmers face failed seasons
African farmers face 'failed seasons' risk as a result of being overwhelmed by climate change, warns a status report on the continent's agriculture.

VIDEO: RSPCA seeks ban on monkeys as pets
The RSPCA is calling for a ban on keeping primates as pets after a rise in the number of calls to its cruelty and advice line concerning animals such as monkeys and marmosets.

FBI probes 'Cloud' celebrity leaks
The FBI looks into allegations that the online accounts of celebrities have been hacked, leading to intimate pictures being posted online.

VIDEO: David Mitchell on The Bone Clocks
Cloud Atlas author David Mitchell discusses his new novel The Bone Clocks on BBC Breakfast.

Go Figure: The week in numbers
The week in numbers with our Go Figure images.

The Victorian pig singing competition
Author Jeremy Clay tells the story of a rather porcine talent show.

UK airstrikes and mass celebrity hack - the papers
Among the stories fascinating Tuesday's press are whether British forces will engage jihadists in Iraq, and the mass hacking of celebrities' iCloud accounts.

Kidnappers broke bones with hammers
Six men are jailed for up to 17 years after a man is kidnapped, stripped naked, beaten with hammers and stabbed.

Bronson time-added for prison attack
Charles Bronson has a further two year jail term added to his life sentence for holding a prison governor in a headlock and punching him several times.

Plea over missing woman and children
Police appeal for help in tracing a woman and three children who have gone missing from the Pollok area of Glasgow.

Glasgow woman 'promoting terrorism'
It is understood that a young woman from Glasgow has travelled to Syria and has been promoting terrorism back home via her Twitter account.

Child migrant 'abused in Australia'
A 70-year-old former child migrant from a Catholic-run home in Londonderry says he was sexually abused after being shipped to Australia.

Neighbour dies as house fire spreads
A 91-year-old man dies after a fire at his neighbour's house spread to the pensioner's property in Carryduff, on the outskirts of Belfast

Officials begin arriving for Nato
Officials from around the world start arriving in Wales later for the Nato summit which starts in Newport on Thursday.

Missing boy's mother thanks crews
The mother of a 12-year-old boy swept out to sea while playing on Anglesey sends an emotional thank you to crews who are searching for her son.

Nigeria militants 'seize' major town
Nigeria's militant Islamist group Boko Haram seizes the key north-eastern town of Bama after fighting with government forces, residents tell the BBC.

Mali landmine kills four UN soldiers
Four UN peacekeepers are killed and 15 injured by a landmine in northern Mali, amid what the UN calls a period of "increased attacks".

Pakistan MPs hold emergency session
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif seeks to gain support in an emergency joint session of parliament as protesters on the streets of Islamabad call for his resignation.

UK activist's Thailand trial begins
A UK activist who campaigns for better labour conditions goes on trial in Thailand charged with criminal defamation.

Russian sex geckos die in orbit
Five gecko lizards sent into orbit on a Russian space satellite as part of a sex experiment have all died, the Russian space agency says.

EU's Mogherini calls for Nato muscle
Nato must back words with actions to reassure countries bordering on Russia, the EU's new foreign affairs chief says.

'Cartel links' mayors to be charged
Police in Mexico are holding two serving mayors and one ex-mayor over allegations they have links to the Knights Templar drug cartel.

Ecuador volcano increases activity
A massive ash cloud is rising from the Tungurahua volcano in Ecuador as it shows increased activity with a series of explosions on Monday.

IS accused of Iraq ethnic cleansing
Amnesty International says it has proof Islamic State militants have launched a campaign of ethnic cleansing against minorities in northern Iraq.

Terror suspects held in Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia's interior ministry says it has arrested 88 people suspected of plotting attacks inside and outside the country.

Mass escape from juvenile US prison
More than 30 teenagers held at a juvenile detention centre in Tennessee escape by crawling through a fence and 17 are still being sought.

Brain 'can learn to eat healthily'
The brain can be trained to prefer healthy food over unhealthy high-calorie foods, suggests a study from the US.

Day in pictures: 2 September 2014
News images from around the world: 2 September

British Wildlife Photography Awards
Winners of the 2014 British Wildlife Photography Awards

In pictures: India's coal miners
Coal miners a work in eastern India

New Documentary Photography from Scotland & Wales
Photographers' images of Scotland and Wales

Day in pictures: 1 September 2014
News images from around the world: 1 September

Day in pictures: 29 August 2014
News images from around the world: 29 August

Richard Attenborough career in pictures
British actor and director's illustrious career

In pictures: India's 'untouchable' scavengers
Calls to end India's low-caste manual scavenging

VIDEO: House of Commons
Labour MP Jim Cunningham is leading a debate on Coventry FC.

VIDEO: Volcano continues fiery lava eruption
A dramatic lava eruption that began early on Sunday near Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano has continued into Monday.

VIDEO: The most future-proof profession?
BBC News talks to Ian Lowe, a blacksmith who teaches other people an ancient art he believes to be future-proof.

VIDEO: ‘I smuggled jihadists into Syria’
The BBC's Ian Pannell reports from Turkey's border with Syria where he met a man who helped smuggle foreign fighters cross the border.

VIDEO: Locals divided on Heathrow expansion
Residents from the areas close to Heathrow airport have mixed views on the possibility of further expansion.

VIDEO: 'Bacon butty' for British Ebola nurse
The parents of the first British person to contract Ebola during the outbreak in West Africa say he is recovering well.

VIDEO: UK facing a 'tsunami of skin cancer'
Hospitals in England have seen a rise in admissions for skin cancer of nearly a third in five years, official figures show.

VIDEO: Iraq grannies 'take on IS in Amerli’
Residents and fighters in Amerli are celebrating the end of a two-month siege and the withdrawal of IS militants from around the town.

VIDEO: CPS: Ashya King case 'under review'
A couple who removed their seriously ill son from a hospital in Southampton have had their case put under "immediate review", the Crown Prosecution Service has said.

How to protect yourself in the cloud
After celebrity leaks, what can you do to safeguard your photos?

Have some football clubs overpaid for players?
Have some football clubs overpaid for their new players?

Does limiting the power of appliances save energy?
Would banning high-power appliances actually save energy?

Is the UK unusually fond of lamb and potatoes?
Is the UK unusually fond of lamb and potatoes?

Does the rest of UK care if Scotland goes?
Does the rest of the UK care if the Scots become independent?

How much has the ice bucket challenge achieved?
How much has the Ice Bucket Challenge achieved?

Windows XP: Your upgrade experiences
Readers share their experiences of replacing their operating system

The growing threat to our recovery
The growing threat to our recovery

A cloud of uncertainty
How were leaked celebrity photos obtained?

What about Scotland's pensioners?
What does the future hold for Scotland's pensioners?