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The youngest son of William the Conqueror was crowned King Henry I of England on August 5th 1100. It changed the fate of Reading forever.
We explore how Reading had faired by 1917 after three years of the Great War and no end in sight.
Find out about how Joseph Conrad saw a humble Huntley & Palmers biscuit tin as a symbol of European colonial power in Africa.
The mysterious death of William Rufus led to the quick accesension of his brother, King Henry I.
Have you seen any bears roaming around in Reading recently? Find out how Paddington inspired our annual teddy bear's picnic.
An unusual musical instruments made from a humble biscuit tin shows the links between Reading to west Africa in the 1900s.
Before 2015 the last time Reading FC reached the semi-finals of the FA Cup was in the 1926-7 season.
Hello, and welcome to Reading Museum's new website and blog! We hope you'll agree that it's cleaner, more streamlined and more useful.