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I'm Wimb, otherwise known as Dan, editor of The Tilehurst End. I'm a broadcast journalist by trade and otherwise enjoy gaming, playing sport and going to a gig whenever I get the chance. Aside from Reading I'm an Arizona Diamondbacks fan and pop in from time to time on the Arizona Snakepit

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Reading v Leicester: Player Ratings

So who were the stars and who left a lot to be desired in Reading's 1-1 draw with Leicester? We run through our player ratings plus give you the chance to vote for your player of the match.

Reading 1-1 Leicester: Match Report

Reading snuck back into the play-off places with a 1-1 draw against Champions elect Leicester but once again will be left to wonder what if after giving away a winning position. Alex Pearce's header had given Nigel Adkins side the lead but Danny Dri

Reading FC Loan Report: April 10

News of fresh loan moves for two goalkeepers and a full-back helping his team win the relegation battle in this week's Reading FC loan report.

Bournemouth v Reading: Player Ratings

It wasn't a great night for Reading as a team at Bournemouth in a 3-1 defeat but have any of the players enhanced their status? We rate the performances and invite you to vote for your POTM.

Bournemouth 3-1 Reading: Match Report

Reading put up one of their worst performance of the season in one of their biggest games to slump to a 3-1 defeat to a rampant Bournemouth side at Dean Court.

The Tilehurst End Podcast Episode 29: Crunch Time

The trio of Wimb, West & Williams reunite to look back on Reading FC's 1-0 win at Charlton and look ahead to a crunch week that sees them take on two sides in the top ten.

TTE Podcast Extra with the Reading Post: April 4

Wimb and Charles Watts return to give you a bite size roundup of all the latest stories around Reading Football Club.

The Tilehurst End Podcast: Ep 28 - Clinging On

After a two week absence, Wimb & Williams return to the airwaves to round up three games and four points for Reading FC as they cling on to a play-off place.

The Tilehurst End Turns 3

Today mark's three years since the very first article went up here on The Tilehurst End and to mark the day some of the editorial team here decided to share some of their fondest Reading FC memories from that time.

TTE Podcast Extra - March 28

Wimb and Charles Watts return to round up all of this week's Reading FC news including injury updates on Sean Morrison, Wayne Bridge, Danny Williams and Mikele Leigertwood. Plus looking back on the last few games and ahead to Huddersfield.

Reading FC Loan Report: March 26

Loan report returns with news of a return for a young midfielder, while another defender continues to help his side try and avoid the drop to the Conference.

Guthrie ban adds to midfield woes - who steps up?

Danny Guthrie collected a 10th booking of the season against Birmingham, ruling the midfielder out of the next two home games with Barnsley and Huddersfield. So who will step into the void? We run through the contenders.

Is The Premier League A Dream Worth Chasing?

After the success of our safe standing debate a couple of weeks back, we've decided to try and make debates a semi-regular feature here on the website. Today Wimb & Matt Duncan debate whether reaching the Premier the League is the be all and end all.

TTE Podcast Extra: March 14

If you fancy some bitesize listening please give our weekly 20 minute Podcast Extra a go, as Wimb chats with the Reading Post's Charles Watts about the key news in and around the club, including updates on the injured McCleary, Williams & Pav.

Simon Osborn Interview

You may remember a few weeks ago we interviewed Simon Osborn for The Tilehurst End Podcast, well for those of you who want to listen to that without hearing the rest of that show, it's now available below as a standalone segment.

Reading FC Loan Report: March 12

So after a one week we're back with our latest Loan Report as we've news of an on loan defender finding the target, a full-back helping his side climb out of trouble and three goalkeepers all having to be patient.

TTE Podcast Extra with the Reading Post: March 7

If you fancy some bitesize listening please give our weekly 20 minute Podcast Extra a go, as Wimb chats with the Reading Post's Charles Watts about the key news in and around the club, including Royston's mysterious absence.

TTE Podcast Episode 25: Woe-vil

This week sees Wimb, West & Williams dissect Reading's 1-1 draw with Yeovil as we question whether this Royals team has the intelligence and nous to win promotion back to the Premier League.

TTE Podcast: Ep24: Blackburn Joy & McAnuff Woe

Roll up, roll up for your latest dose of Tilehurst End podcast fun as we cover the Blackburn game, look ahead to Yeovil and delve into the latest takeover rumours and contract speculation.

Reading FC Loan Report: February 26

News of a win at long last for a full-back, disappointment for a keeper and a managerial sacking in this week's Reading FC loan report.

Five Things: Reading v Blackburn

So with the dust settling on a drab day at the office for Reading, here's five things that took my notice in and around Saturday's game against Blackburn.

Reading FC Ups & Downs: Games 12-32

Earlier this season we looked at the ups and downs of our squad over the first 11 games this season, sadly this segment got buried away during the mire of the new year but I thought it was time to reflect on our player's performances since that point

Reading v Blackburn: Player Ratings

We give our views on the 14 men who took to the field during Reading's 1-0 defeat at home to Blackburn, while inviting you to vote for your Player of the Match.

Reading 0-1 Blackburn: A Captain's Performance....

Jobi McAnuff just about summed up the good, bad and ugly side of this Reading side on a day when Blackburn took all three points at the Madejski Stadium. We round up Reading's second consecutive home defeat.

Reading FC Loan Report: February 20

News of a wonder goal from a midfielder and a debut for an on-loan goalkeeper as well as all the other key news in this week's loan report.

TTE Podcast: Episode 23 - Osborn, QPR & Big Hec

This week's podcast sees us talk to former Royal Simon Osborn, chat over the QPR win and much more.

Reading FC Bookie Watch: February 17

Reading's fortunes fluctuate enough to justify a weekly bookie watch at the moment but we'll stick with our traditional monthly format for the time being and check out how Reading's odds have changed with the money men since our last report.

January POTM results: Alfie Breaks The Streak

Coming into January's POTM voting Danny Guthrie and Pavel Pogrebnyak had a clean sweep from August to December but with neither making the final voting, who would break the streak?

TTE Podcast Fantasy Draft - You Decide

As you may have heard on this week's Tilehurst End Podcast, Wimb, West and Williams took turns drafting their all-time Reading FC lineup. Now we invite you to pick who selected best and what you might have done.

Reading 0-2 Sheffield Wednesday: Instant Reaction

Reading's recent revival hit the skids after an early Alex Pearce red card severely limited any hopes of a Reading win on a miserable day for Royals fans in and around the Madejski Stadium. Here's our initial reaction to today's defeat.

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