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12 July 2014 Last updated at 09:38

Teen 'thought body burial was pets' Jayden Parkinson

The teenager who helped the killer of Jayden Parkinson bury her body in a graveyard tells a court he thought he was burying a cat and a dog.

Berkeley Avenue, Reading Town gets more green transport cash

Reading secures an extra £1m of green transport funding to "promote and identify" walking and cycling routes.

Horatio ChapplePolar bear attack verdict delayed

A coroner's verdict on the death of an Eton schoolboy mauled by a polar bear while on a group trip, is to be delivered next week.

Peter Henley, Political editor, South of England Article written by Peter Henley Peter Henley Political editor, South of England

PM's reshuffle 'secrets' overheard

The 16:43 from Chichester is a strange place to broadcast sensitive government information, but other passengers say the loud phone call was difficult to miss.

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