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Reading in the news - Weds 17 August – University of Reading

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Reading in the news - Weds 17 August

Release Date 17 August 2016

Media coverage

Here’s Wednesday’s summary of media coverage for the University of Reading.

Olympics: Getreading reports on Reading graduate Alex Gregory’s triumph at the Olympic Games.

Animal brains: Dr Manuela Gonzalez-Suarez (Ecology & Evolutionary Biology) discusses her research on big-brained animals at Empire Media.

Dates: A Reading study on intestinal health is included in a story on why people should eat more dates at Care 2.

Other topics


  • Parking: A University of Reading car park is mentioned as a recipient of a Park Mark Award, signifying it as a safe parking area. The story is mentioned at Getreading.
  • Relief road: Contractors constructing a relief road adjacent to Thames Valley Science Park will close off an area briefly while works are completed, Getreading reports.



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