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Fair, 5 C

Mon - Rain. High: 8 Low: 2
Tue - Partly Cloudy. High: 8 Low: 2
Wed - Partly Cloudy. High: 11 Low: -1
Thu - Mostly Sunny. High: 13 Low: 2
Fri - Mostly Cloudy. High: 11 Low: 4

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Berkshire News

Trident protesters blockade roads
About 150 campaigners for British nuclear disarmament formed human blockades at a site in west Berkshire which builds Trident warheads.

Hunting horns reunited with family
Eton College hunting horns owned by a soldier killed in World War One are reunited with his family nearly 100 years on.

Year-in-a-tent man finishes mission
A man who was badly burned as a child completes a challenge of living in a tent for a year and a day.

Attempted murder suspect, 17, held
A 17-year-old boy is held on suspicion of attempted murder after two teenagers were seriously injured in an attack.

Car ploughs into parade of shops
A car crashes into a parade of shops in Reading, causing structural damage.

Stray Tube cat gets island habitat
Rescue home helps Jubilee find home

The Libertines to play Reading and Leeds
Pete Doherty's band confirmed as headliners

Bolton Wanderers v Reading
Preview followed by live coverage of Tuesday's Championship game between Bolton Wanderers and Reading.

Reading 0-3 Nottingham Forest
Resurgent Nottingham Forest score three second-half goals at Reading to move to within nine points of the play-offs.

London Welsh 12-50 London Irish
Alex Lewington scores a hat-trick as London Irish ease to Premiership victory over winless London Welsh.

Reading Football Club (the nearest big club to Maidenhead)

Bolton Wanderers v Reading
Preview followed by live coverage of Tuesday's Championship game between Bolton Wanderers and Reading.

Reading 0-3 Nottingham Forest
Resurgent Nottingham Forest score three second-half goals at Reading to move to within nine points of the play-offs.

Huddersfield Town 3-0 Reading
Ishmael Miller scores his first Huddersfield goal as Chris Powell's men comfortably beat Reading.

Ipswich Town 0-1 Reading
Ipswich fail to take advantage of results around them as Jamie Mackie's goal gives Reading a narrow win at Portman Road.

Reading 'need Premier League' - Howe
Reading chief executive Nigel Howe says they are looking for a return to the Premier League after recent instability.

Reading 0-1 Wigan Athletic
Wigan secure a precious win in their fight against relegation as Jason Pearce scores on his debut to beat Reading.

Parkinson relishing Reading reunion
Bradford City boss Phil Parkinson is not disappointed to have missed out on a FA Cup quarter-final against a Premier League side.

Arsenal to face Man Utd in FA Cup
FA Cup holders Arsenal will travel to Manchester United in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup.

League still the priority - Clarke
Reading boss Steve Clarke says the Championship is still his priority, despite their run to the FA Cup quarter-finals.

Derby County 1-2 Reading
Yakubu came off the bench to score his first Reading goal and secure an FA Cup fifth-round victory at Derby.

Reading 0-2 Leeds United
Goals from Luke Murphy and Sam Byram give Leeds a third win in four games as they fight to avoid Championship relegation.

Wolverhampton Wanderers 1-2 Reading
Reading ends a run of four away league games without a win as Danny Williams' strike gives them victory at Wolves.

Striker Yakubu makes Reading move
Former Portsmouth, Middlesbrough and Nigeria striker Yakubu joins Reading on a deal until the end of the season.

Reading 2-0 Sheffield Wednesday
Nathaniel Chalobah scores on his home debut as Reading secure their first win at the Madejski Stadium since December.

Reading loan Samuel to Coventry
League One side Coventry City sign Reading striker Dominic Samuel on an emergency loan deal until 28 April.

Millwall 0-0 Reading
Millwall drop deeper into relegation trouble despite battling with 10 men to earn a goalless draw against Reading.

Cardiff City 1-2 Reading
Hal Robson-Kanu strikes a late winner as Reading beat fellow Championship side Cardiff in the FA Cup fourth round.

Reading's Drenthe joins Turkish side
Former Real Madrid winger Royston Drenthe leaves Reading to join Turkish side Kayseri Erciyesspor.

Reading bring in Chalobah on loan
Reading sign 20-year-old Chelsea midfielder Nathaniel Chalobah on loan until the end of the season.

Dons sign Reading's Tanner on loan
League Two side AFC Wimbledon sign Reading striker Craig Tanner on loan until the end of the season.

BBC News Headlines

'No hiding' from abuse failures
There is "no hiding" from the failures of authorities in Oxfordshire where young girls were groomed, a retired detective tells Newsnight.

Murder arrests in Becky Watts probe
Police arrest a man and woman on suspicion of murder in the investigation into the disappearance of teenager Becky Watts.

Iraq 'seizes districts from IS'
Iraqi forces say they have retaken some districts around Tikrit in their fight to recapture the strategic city from Islamic State.

Mother knew Emwazi's voice on video
The mother of Islamist militant Mohammed Emwazi says she immediately recognised his voice when she heard him on a hostage video released by Islamic State.

England footballer in sex arrest
England and Sunderland footballer Adam Johnson is arrested on suspicion of sex with a 15-year-old girl, and later released on bail.

British plane spotters in UAE arrest
Three British men are arrested in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) over allegations of suspicious behaviour while plane spotting.

Tories promise 200,000 starter homes
Some 200,000 "starter homes" will be built for first-time buyers in England by 2020 if the Tories win May's general election, David Cameron says.

Parliament may be abandoned - Bercow
The Houses of Parliament could have to be "abandoned" within 20 years without extensive repair work, Commons Speaker John Bercow says.

Yarl's Wood suspension after C4 film
A member of staff is suspended at Yarl's Wood detention centre after a guard is secretly filmed calling inmates "caged animals".

Fire death dad lured sons with train
A newly-divorced father lured his two sons with a new model train set before setting fire to his house, killing all three of them, an inquest hears.

Eurostar suspended after track death
Eurostar services are returning to normal after a person was hit by a train in Kent.

Tinder to charge over-28s more
Dating app Tinder announces it will charge the over-28s nearly four times as much for its premium features as it does younger users in the UK.

Netanyahu Congress speech a moment of high stakes
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to Congress is a pivotal moment which carries high stakes, says the BBC's Kevin Connolly.

Samsung tries to get an edge on its rivals
Samsung's good looking new smartphone should restore some of its lost confidence.

What next for the grammar school?
How Kent is finding itself the focus of the debate on grammar schools.

Has the global economy slowed down?
Are we living through a structural change in globalisation as big as any since World War II without fully realising it?

What next for Russia's opposition?
It is time for the Kremlin's opponents to stop jostling for primacy and let the Russian people take the lead, writes Konstantin von Eggert.

VIDEO: How strong is Iraq's army?
Iraq's army is battling an jihadist insurgency - but how strong is the force?

Does Australia need foreign investment?
Foreign land ownership is seen by many as a problem in Australia but the farm sector has another side to the story.

VIDEO: HTC virtual reality kit surprises
HTC unveils a virtual reality headset as part of a tie-up with video games giant Valve, posing a threat to Facebook's Oculus.

Queen's new coin portrait unveiled
A new coinage portrait of the Queen is unveiled, but the image will only appear on coins later this year.

Ikea debuts phone-charging furniture
Furniture giant Ikea has unveiled a range of furniture fitted with wireless charging spots for mobile devices.

FA wants Team GB sides at Rio 2016
The Football Association is planning to enter men's and women's Great Britain teams at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Harrington beats rookie in play-off
Padraig Harrington thinks he has rediscovered his "mental edge" after ending wait for a title in either the US or Europe.

Should England expect to win Slams?
After hopes of a Six Nations clean sweep slip by for another year, Tom Fordyce asks whether English rugby fans should expect more.

Which counties want Kevin Pietersen?
Kevin Pietersen needs to score runs in county cricket to have any chance of an England return, but do any counties want him?

Schumacher's son gets Formula 4 deal
Mick Schumacher, son of seven-times Formula 1 champion Michael, has signed a contract to race in Formula 4 next season.

Bill Gates tops Forbes rich list
Bill Gates is declared the richest man in the world for the 16th time by Forbes magazine's annual ranking of global billionaires.

US markets reach all-time highs
US stocks hit record levels, with both the Dow Jones and the S&P 500 closing at all-time highs and the Nasdaq breaking the 5,000 barrier for the first time in 15 years.

May defends terror suspect handling
Home Secretary Theresa May defends her decision to scrap control orders as Labour suggests it helped terror suspects join fighting overseas.

'No repeat' of polling day queues
The chaotic queuing seen at some polling stations at the 2010 general election will not be repeated this time around, the head of the Electoral Commission says.

Child health 'an election issue'
Measures to protect children's health should be put at the forefront of the general election, say doctors.

Drug drivers targeted by new rules
New regulations aimed at stamping out drug driving, including the first legal limits on cannabis and cocaine, come into force in England and Wales.

One-third miss school choice in London
Almost a third of families in London did not get their first choice of secondary school as the population surge reaches secondary level.

'All schools need careers teachers'
All schools in England should have a teacher trained to give high-quality careers advice, particularly to poorer pupils, says a charity.

Samsung S6 phone has curved screen
Samsung confirms that one version of its new Galaxy S6 flagship smartphone will have a screen that curves round its sides

Xiaomi launches cheap action camera
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has launched a cheap action camera that costs only 399 yuan (£41).

Bright spotlight on Ceres mission
As Nasa's Dawn satellite prepares to enter into orbit around the dwarf planet Ceres, scientists say they are excited to learn more about the two bright spots on its surface.

DNA documents ancient mass migration
DNA analysis has revealed evidence for a massive migration into the heartland of Europe 4,500 years ago.

Leonard Nimoy's funeral held in LA
Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy is buried in Los Angeles, as fans and friends pay tribute.

Bondage prompts This Morning probe
Media watchdog Ofcom investigates ITV's daytime show This Morning over complaints about a bondage discussion.

What would Wittgenstein say about that dress?
The colour of "that dress" has been fascinating people all around the world, including Prof Barry C Smith of the University of London's Institute of Philosophy.

Weekend edition: The best of the week's reads
A collection of some of the best reads from the BBC News website this week.

'Drug psychosis' mum-stab man jailed
A man stabbed his mother 11 times in a "drug-fuelled psychosis" after bingeing on mephedrone, cannabis and alcohol, a court hears.

Poundland mice took food off sale
A mice infestation was the reason food was removed from the shelves of a branch of Poundland in Birmingham city centre, the council reveals.

Arrest after stabbing near school
A teenager is arrested in connection with an alleged serious assault outside a school in the southside of Glasgow.

Armed jewellery thief hijacks taxi
An armed thief hijacks a private hire taxi after robbing an Edinburgh jewellers of £100,000 of watches at gunpoint.

IRA play park name debate rejected
Sinn Féin councillors in Newry reject unionist efforts to reconsider naming a play park after an IRA man.

Loyalist band group at SF conference
Sinn Féin's Martin McGuinness welcomes the decision by a group that represents loyalist bands to attend his party's annual conference.

Woman had sex with 15-year-old boy
A woman who had sex with a 15-year-old schoolboy is warned she could face jail.

RAF jets near miss over north Wales
Two RAF training jets came close to colliding over the north Wales coast, a report on collision risk incidents finds.

Namibia president wins $5m award
Outgoing Namibian President Hifikepunye Pohamba wins the world's most valuable individual award, the Mo Ibrahim prize for African leadership.

Libya names Haftar as army chief
Libya's internationally recognised government in Tobruk names former controversial anti-Islamist Khalifa Haftar as the new head of the national army.

Afghan president sacks police chiefs
Twenty-seven senior Afghan police officers are sacked as part an anti-corruption drive by President Ashraf Ghani.

Police surround Myanmar students
Riot police in Myanmar surround a monastery in which some 300 students taking part in a protest march are camping en route to Yangon.

Ukraine truce 'still not complete'
The US accuses pro-Russian rebels of a "piecemeal" approach to the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, withdrawing weapons in only some areas.

Police question Nemtsov girlfriend
Russian police are still questioning the Ukrainian girlfriend of opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, who was with him when he was shot dead in Moscow.

Argentine leader hails lower debt
Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner defends her economic policy in her last speech to Congress before she steps down in December.

Uruguay leaders' love of old cars
Newly inaugurated Uruguayan president Tabare Vazquez continues his predecessor Jose Mujica's tradition of using vintage cars for official engagements.

'No disrespect' in Netanyahu speech
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says his upcoming speech to Congress is "not intended to disrespect" President Barack Obama.

Australia to 'bolster force in Iraq'
Australia is poised to more than double its contingent of troops training local forces in Iraq, Australian media say.

US police shoot homeless man dead
A video captures the moment three US police officers shoot dead a homeless man during a scuffle in the Skid Row area of central Los Angeles.

FBI sued for Boston bombing death
The family of a man who was killed by the FBI as agents investigated the Boston marathon bombings is suing the agency.

Day in pictures: 2 March 2015
Images from around the world: 2 March

Leonard 'Spock' Nimoy: Life in pictures
Leonard 'Spock' Nimoy has died

Week in pictures: 21-27 February 2015
News photos from around the world

Halfway in 24-year photo project
Photographers recording the first 24 hours of each year

Day in pictures: 27 February 2015
Images from around the world: 27 February

Your pictures: Gardens
Readers' photographs on the theme of gardens

Brit Awards 2015: In Pictures
Highlights from this year's ceremony in London

In pictures: Vintage Nasa photographs for sale
Space photos go under the hammer

VIDEO: Treasury Committee
MPs take evidence on the Bank of England’s Inflation Report.

VIDEO: Skydiver saved after mid-air seizure
A quick-thinking skydiving instructor in Western Australia came to the rescue when one of his students had an epileptic seizure during a jump.

VIDEO: Video captures fatal police shooting
A video captures the moment three US police officers shoot dead a homeless man during a scuffle in the Skid Row area of central Los Angeles.

VIDEO: New Queen coin portrait unveiled
The portrait of the Queen on the nation's coins has altered for the first time in 17 years - with a new picture of her Majesty unveiled on Monday morning, the BBC's Victoria Fritz reports.

VIDEO: Hidden victims of the Ebola crisis
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has killed almost 10,000 people, but it appears the number of people dying from the virus is finally slowing down.

VIDEO: Riddle of Emwazi's radicalisation
Islamist militant Mohammed Emwazi was never a cause of huge concern to staff at his former London school, his former head teacher says.

VIDEO: How tidal lagoon power plants work
The BBC's Roger Harrabin has been to the site of one of six tidal lagoons planned in the UK to see how it would work.

VIDEO: National pride in Ukraine school
The BBC's Rupert Wingfield-Hayes visits a high school in Mariupol where students are taking lessons in Ukrainian patriotism.

VIDEO: Prince William welcomed in China
The Duke of Cambridge has met Chinese President Xi Jinping, as the prince begins the highest-profile UK royal visit to China in nearly 30 years.

GP shortages put pressure on doctors
Where have all the GPs gone?

Millions share new Chinese character
What does this new Chinese character mean?

Are humans getting cleverer?
Are people getting more intelligent?

How do you solve a problem like the 'Beefalo'?
The hybrid animal causing havoc in the Grand Canyon

Would it be realistic to renationalise the railways?
Would it be realistic to renationalise the railways?

What's love got to do with politics?
Is there any room for love in politics?

The dogged old man of the badlands
The world's worst interview - with one of the loneliest men on Earth

VIDEO: Bypassing Putin?
Students trade messages across the 'information curtain'