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Public being asked to help reinvent the weather apps, Reading University assisting

Public being asked to help reinvent the weather apps, Reading University assisting

Members of the public are being asked to help scientists reinvent the weather apps in their pocket or the forecasts they see on TV. A new survey, supported by the Met Office, is allowing feedback and ideas to be passed to experts at the Royal Meteorological Society (RMS) and the University of Reading. It will […]

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Seventh Green Flag Award for Whiteknights campus

Seventh Green Flag Award for Whiteknights campus

The University of Reading’s Whiteknights campus has been recognised as one of Britain’s top green spaces for the seventh year in a row. The Green Flag Award is the hallmark for high quality parks and green spaces in the UK. The Whiteknights campus includes a lake, woodlands and the widely enjoyed Harris Garden, set among […]

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Brits Consume More Sugar Than Thought

Brits Consume More Sugar Than Thought

Eating more sugar is linked to obesity, the first study using objective measures of sugar intake has found. The new paper published today in PLOS ONE investigated tell-tale signs of sugar intake found in urine and found a significant association between high sugar diets and measures of obesity. Notably, the paper is the first to investigate […]

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Jón Daði Böðvarsson signs for Reading FC

Jón Daði Böðvarsson signs for Reading FC

Reading Football Club are delighted to announce that forward Jón Daði Böðvarsson has completed a transfer from Wolverhampton Wanderers to join the Royals for an undisclosed fee. The 6’3” Icelandic international completed his medical earlier today and put pen to paper on a three-year contract at Madejski Stadium this afternoon. Böðvarsson is now immediately flying […]

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Reading Football Club Announce Ron Gourlay As Chief Executive

Reading Football Club Announce Ron Gourlay As Chief Executive

Reading Football Club are pleased to announce that Ron Gourlay has been appointed as Chief Executive at Madejski Stadium, with Nigel Howe set to take up the role of Vice Chairman at the club. Gourlay arrives at Reading with more than 25 years’ experience in football, having previously occupied senior roles at Manchester United and […]

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Ancient Roman teaching methods help modern school children learn maths

Ancient Roman teaching methods help modern school children learn maths

Schoolchildren from across the region have been learning different ways to engage with maths, as part of a series of ancient Roman classroom days held at the University of Reading. Organised by the University’s Department of Classics, the Reading Ancient Schoolroom event saw pupils undertake a series of ancient-style school exercises, including doing multiplication, division, […]

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TV antiques experts at Reading University museum

TV antiques experts at Reading University museum

TV antiques experts will be at the Museum of English Rural Life (MERL) this Saturday [8 July] offering valuations for people’s ‘treasure’. Eric Knowles, Tom Keane and Paul Hayes will be identifying and valuing items brought in by members of the public between 11am and 3pm. Community Treasures at MERL is a celebration of treasures […]

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Jaap Stam Signs New Contract With ReadingFC – 2019

Jaap Stam Signs New Contract With ReadingFC – 2019

Reading Football Club are delighted to announce that manager Jaap Stam has put pen to paper on a new contract which will see him remain as Royals boss until the summer of 2019. Assistant Manager Andries Ulderink and First Team Coach Said Bakkati, who followed Stam to Berkshire back in June 2016, have also signed […]

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Art teams up with science in museum’s new artist residency scheme

Art teams up with science in museum’s new artist residency scheme

A creative take on the humble hen house and work with scientists to explore the prospect of carbon neutral beef are in the works as two artists take up brand new roles at Reading’s Museum of English Rural Life (The MERL) for the summer. The MERL, located on the University of Reading’s historic London Road […]

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Reading’s arts and culture shines at the first Reading Cultural Awards

Reading’s arts and culture shines at the first Reading Cultural Awards

At a glitzy awards ceremony at The Olympia Ballroom last night (29 June), the winners of the inaugural Reading Cultural Awards were announced before an audience of over 300 from Reading’s arts community and local businesses.   Over 350 nominations were received for the Reading Cultural Awards 2017, and at the ceremony last night, 13 […]

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