Woman 'raped in caravan at Reading Festival'

Reading Festival begins today with 90,000 people expected to attend. The first campers arrived yesterday. Headliners include Blink 182. Arctic Monkeys and Queens of the Stone Age. As well as the main stages there will be three silent areas where festival goers can party into the night listening to music through earphones.

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Woman 'raped in Reading Festival caravan'

Thames Valley Police is investigating a report of rape that took place on the grounds of Reading Festival last night . At around 11.30pm, the victim, a 19-year-old woman met a man and a boy near an ice cream van opposite one of the mobile phone charging points in one of the campsites.

The victim reported that she had subsequently been raped in a caravan on the festival traders' site.

A 31-year-old man from London and a 14-year-old boy from Surrey have been arrested on suspicion of rape and are currently in police custody.

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