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Man stabbed to death in Reading Town Centre

A murder inquiry has been launched after a man was stabbed in the chest at a nightclub.

Officers were called to the Face Bar in Chatham Street, following reports that a man had been injured in the early hours.

The victim, whose identity and age have not been disclosed, was taken to the Royal Berkshire Hospital where he died a short time later.

"The incident is being treated as murder and a full inquiry has been launched."

– Thames Valley Police

The scene is sealed off as police conduct inquiries and Chatham Street is partially closed.

Police said a "large number" of people were at the Face Bar at the time of the attack and they appealed for witnesses to come forward.

Man remanded in custody over Bracknell murder

The subway where Tuanjai Sprengel was discovered Credit: PA

The boyfriend of a Thai woman found dead in an underpass in Bracknell has appeared in court charged with her murder.

The body of 43 year old Tuanjai Sprengel was discovered on Sunday morning by two gardeners.

She had been beaten over head.

Muhammed Shafi was today remanded in custody after appearing at Slough Magistrates' Court.


Map of Reading bus route

Reading FC's open-top-bus tour is due to begin at 12:30pm, ending two hours later at the Madejski Stadium.

Diversions are in place in the Berkshire town and some bus services will be affected.

At the stadium, the team will be presented with the Championship trophy and the Player of the Season announcement will be made.

The club is celebrating its return to the Premier League.

Reading FC open bus route
A map of the open-top bus route. Credit: Reading FC


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