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Man stabbed in the chest in Reading

A man was stabbed in the chest in an altercation between two groups in Reading.

The stabbed man, who is in his 20s, and a 19-year-old man who was hit with a bottle and has head injuries, are in hospital.

The incident happened in Strathy Close between 21:30 BST on Sunday and midnight on Monday following a party.

Det Insp Richard Jarvis said a thorough investigation is being carried out to establish what happened.

He said he wants people who left the scene in a white car shortly before police attended to come forward.

Strathy Close
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A man was stabbed and another hit over the head with a bottle in Strathy Close in Reading

Coronavirus: Cases confirmed in Berkshire

The latest number of cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed as 3,438 in Berkshire, an increase of nine since Saturday.

The breakdown of figures by local authority area is:

Slough - 697

West Berkshire - 500

Wokingham - 611

Windsor and Maidenhead - 431

Reading - 808

Bracknell Forest - 391

The BBC also provides this tool with a breakdown of the latest national coronavirus figures.

The coronavirus, which causes the respiratory disease known as Covid-19, was first confirmed in the UK at the end of January.

Data as of Sunday 9 August

Coronavirus: Cases confirmed in Berkshire

The latest number of cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed as 3,429 in Berkshire.

The breakdown of figures by local authority area is:

Slough - 693

West Berkshire 498

Wokingham - 611

Windsor and Maidenhead - 429

Reading - 807

Bracknell Forest - 391

The BBC also provides this tool with a breakdown of the latest national coronavirus figures.

The coronavirus, which causes the respiratory disease known as Covid-19, was first confirmed in the UK at the end of January.

Data as of Saturday 8 August

Coronavirus: Cases confirmed in Berkshire

The latest number of cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed as 3,412 in Berkshire, an increase of seven cases since Wednesday.

The breakdown of figures by local authority area is:

Slough - 684 West Berkshire 498Wokingham - 609Windsor and Maidenhead - 424 Reading - 806 Bracknell Forest - 391

The BBC also provides this tool with a breakdown of the latest national coronavirus figures.

The coronavirus, which causes the respiratory disease known as Covid-19, was first confirmed in the UK at the end of January.

Data as of Thursday 6 August.

Coronavirus: Cases confirmed in Berkshire

The latest number of cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed as 3,405 in Berkshire, an increase of one case since Tuesday.

The breakdown of figures by local authority area is:

Slough - 679

West Berkshire - 498

Wokingham - 608

Windsor and Maidenhead - 424

Reading - 805

Bracknell Forest - 391

The BBC also provides this tool with a breakdown of the latest national coronavirus figures.

The coronavirus, which causes the respiratory disease known as Covid-19, was first confirmed in the UK at the end of January.

Data as of Wednesday 5 August.

Pair arrested over stabbing

crime scene in London Road
BBC

Two people have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder over a stabbing in Reading.

Police were called at about 18:00 BST on Tuesday to London Road, where a man aged in his 30s was found injured.

He remains in a serious but stable condition in hospital, officers said.

Two men, aged 18 and 21 and from Reading, remain in police custody.

Det Ch Insp Dave Turton said: "We are carrying out a thorough investigation following this incident which at this stage appears to be targeted."

Coronavirus: Cases confirmed in Berkshire

The latest number of cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed as 3,404 in Berkshire, an increase of seven cases since Monday.

The breakdown of figures by local authority area is:

Slough - 678

West Berkshire - 498

Wokingham - 608

Windsor and Maidenhead - 423

Reading - 806

Bracknell Forest - 391

The BBC also provides this tool with a breakdown of the latest national coronavirus figures.

The coronavirus, which causes the respiratory disease known as Covid-19, was first confirmed in the UK at the end of January.

Data as of Tuesday 4 August.

Reading stabbing: Man taken to hospital

London Road
BBC

A man has suffered stab wounds in an attack in Reading, say police.

Thames Valley Police said one man was stabbed in the incident in London Road at about 19:00 BST on Tuesday and has been taken to hospital.

The force said in a statement that the man, who has not been named, was in a stable condition.

Roads in the area have been cordoned off and police said people would "see an increased police presence" while an investigation took place.

Coronavirus: Cases confirmed in Berkshire

The latest number of cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed as 3,397 in Berkshire, an increase of eight cases since Sunday.

The breakdown of figures by local authority area is:

Slough - 675

West Berkshire - 498

Wokingham - 608

Windsor and Maidenhead - 422

Reading - 803

Bracknell Forest - 391

The BBC also provides this tool with a breakdown of the latest national coronavirus figures.

The coronavirus, which causes the respiratory disease known as Covid-19, was first confirmed in the UK at the end of January.

Data as of Monday 3 August.

Coronavirus: Cases confirmed in Berkshire

The latest number of cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed as 3,389 in Berkshire, an increase of six cases since Saturday.

The breakdown of figures by local authority area is:

Slough - 673

West Berkshire - 495

Wokingham - 607

Windsor and Maidenhead - 421

Reading - 803

Bracknell Forest - 390

The BBC also provides this tool with a breakdown of the latest national coronavirus figures.

The coronavirus, which causes the respiratory disease known as Covid-19, was first confirmed in the UK at the end of January.

Data as of Sunday 2 August

Coronavirus: Cases confirmed in Berkshire

The latest number of cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed as 3,383 in Berkshire, an increase of eight cases since Friday.

The breakdown of figures by local authority area is:

Slough - 669

West Berkshire - 494

Wokingham - 607

Windsor and Maidenhead - 420

Reading - 803

Bracknell Forest - 390

The BBC also provides this tool with a breakdown of the latest national coronavirus figures.

The coronavirus, which causes the respiratory disease known as Covid-19, was first confirmed in the UK at the end of January.

Data as of Saturday 1 August

Coronavirus: Cases confirmed in Berkshire

The latest number of cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed as 3,375 in Berkshire.

The breakdown of figures by local authority area is:

Slough - 664

West Berkshire - 493

Wokingham - 607

Windsor and Maidenhead - 420

Reading - 803

Bracknell Forest - 388

The BBC also provides this tool with a breakdown of the latest national coronavirus figures.

The coronavirus, which causes the respiratory disease known as Covid-19, was first confirmed in the UK at the end of January.

Data as of Friday 31 July.

Coronavirus: Cases confirmed in Berkshire

The latest number of cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed as 3,365 in Berkshire - up by 10 cases since Tuesday.

The breakdown of figures by local authority area is:

Slough - 660

West Berkshire - 492

Wokingham - 605

Windsor and Maidenhead - 419

Reading - 802

Bracknell Forest - 387

The BBC also provides this tool with a breakdown of the latest national coronavirus figures.

The coronavirus, which causes the respiratory disease known as Covid-19, was first confirmed in the UK at the end of January.

Data as of Wednesday 29 July.

Coronavirus: Cases confirmed in Berkshire

The latest number of cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed as 3,355 in Berkshire - up by two cases since Monday.

The breakdown of figures by local authority area is:

Slough - 656

West Berkshire - 490

Wokingham - 605

Windsor and Maidenhead - 418

Reading - 799

Bracknell Forest - 387

The BBC also provides this tool with a breakdown of the latest national coronavirus figures.

The coronavirus, which causes the respiratory disease known as Covid-19, was first confirmed in the UK at the end of January.

Data as of Tuesday 28 July.

Coronavirus: Cases confirmed in Berkshire

The latest number of cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed as 3,353 in Berkshire - up by eight cases since Sunday.

The breakdown of figures by local authority area is:

Slough - 656

West Berkshire - 490

Wokingham - 605

Windsor and Maidenhead - 417

Reading - 798

Bracknell Forest - 387

The BBC also provides this tool with a breakdown of the latest national coronavirus figures.

The coronavirus, which causes the respiratory disease known as Covid-19, was first confirmed in the UK at the end of January.

Data as of Monday 27 July.

Coronavirus: Cases confirmed in Berkshire

The latest number of cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed as 3,345 in Berkshire - up by 11 cases since Saturday.

The breakdown of figures by local authority area is:

Slough - 655

West Berkshire - 490

Wokingham - 604

Windsor and Maidenhead - 416

Reading - 793

Bracknell Forest - 387

TheBBC also provides this tool with a breakdown of the latest national coronavirus figures.

The coronavirus, which causes the respiratory diseaseknown as Covid-19, was first confirmed in the UK at the end of January.

Data as of Sunday 26 July

Coronavirus: Cases confirmed in Berkshire

The latest number of cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed as 3,334 in Berkshire - up by five cases since Friday.

The breakdown of figures by local authority area is:

Slough - 655

West Berkshire - 485

Wokingham - 603

Windsor and Maidenhead - 414

Reading - 790

Bracknell Forest - 387

The BBC also provides this tool with a breakdown of the latest national coronavirus figures.

The coronavirus, which causes the respiratory disease known as Covid-19, was first confirmed in the UK at the end of January.

Data as of Saturday 25 July

Coronavirus: Cases confirmed in Berkshire

The latest number of cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed as 3,329 in Berkshire - up by seven cases since Thursday.

The breakdown of figures by local authority area is:

Slough - 655

West Berkshire - 484

Wokingham - 603

Windsor and Maidenhead - 413

Reading - 788

Bracknell Forest - 386

The BBC also provides this tool with a breakdown of the latest national coronavirus figures.

The coronavirus, which causes the respiratory disease known as Covid-19, was first confirmed in the UK at the end of January.

Data as of Friday 24 July

PC Andrew Harper trial: Video shows arrests
Footage has been released of the moment two teenagers were arrested following the death of a police officer.

Coronavirus: Cases confirmed in Berkshire

The latest number of cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed as 3,322 in Berkshire - up by five cases since Wednesday.

The breakdown of figures by local authority area is:

Slough - 653

West Berkshire - 483

Wokingham - 602

Windsor and Maidenhead - 412

Reading - 787

Bracknell Forest - 385

The BBC also provides this tool with a breakdown of the latest national coronavirus figures.

The coronavirus, which causes the respiratory disease known as Covid-19, was first confirmed in the UK at the end of January.

Data as of Thursday 23 July

Coronavirus: Cases confirmed in Berkshire

The latest number of cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed as 3,317 in Berkshire - up by five cases since Tuesday..

The breakdown of figures by local authority area is:

Slough - 653

West Berkshire - 480

Wokingham - 602

Windsor and Maidenhead - 412

Reading - 786

Bracknell Forest - 384

The BBC also provides this tool with a breakdown of the latest national coronavirus figures.

The coronavirus, which causes the respiratory disease known as Covid-19, was first confirmed in the UK at the end of January.

Data as of Wednesday 22 July.

Swansea players and staff celebrate

Dafydd Pritchard

BBC Sport Wales

Swansea City storm into the Championship play-offs as they beat Reading 4-1 to overtake Nottingham Forest on goal difference on a dramatic final night of the season.

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Coronavirus: Cases confirmed in Berkshire

The latest number of cases of Covid-19 has been confirmed as 3,312 in Berkshire, an increase of three cases since the previous day.

The breakdown of figures by local authority area is:

Slough - 652

West Berkshire - 479

Wokingham - 601

Windsor and Maidenhead - 411

Reading - 785

Bracknell Forest - 384

The BBC also provides this tool with a breakdown of the latest national coronavirus figures.

The coronavirus, which causes the respiratory disease known as Covid-19, was first confirmed in the UK at the end of January.

Data as of Monday 20 July.