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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's Transfer Record In The Zingarevich Era

Today marks 291 days since Reading signed Billy Sharp on loan from Southampton, our last addition of a senior player. With the Zingarevich era over, I thought I'd look back on our overall transfer...

TTE Podcast Extra with the Reading Post: July 2


Wimb & Charles Watts discuss the latest Reading FC news including the very latest on the takeover situation as well as the transfer rumours linking Reading with a couple of forwards, as well as a...

Book Review: Punk Football

After a summer where ownership has been high on the agenda for Reading fans, the chance to review Jim Keoghan's book looking at fans involvement in club ownership couldn't have come along at a more...

TTE Podcast - Episode 33: Summer Round Up

Six weeks after our end of season special, Wimb, West & Williams return to look over some of the main news around Reading FC this summer including the sale of our top striker and the most recent...

On The Road - Breaking Down Reading's Fixtures

Fancy watching Reading in all 23 away games next season? Well the good news is you'll have to cover less ground than last season! The downside, well it'll cost you over 1000 in petrol. We break...

TTE Podcast Extra - Takeover Special

The TTE Podcast Extra returns to bring you the very latest news surrounding the takeover of Reading Football Club. We look at the two main parties vying for control as well as the current state of...

Where does Alfie sit among Reading strikers? Pt 2

After Adam Le Fondre left the club to join Cardiff, we looked at some of the factors that help make a striker great in the eyes of Reading fans. Today I take those factors and try to rank our best...

Where does Alfie sit among Reading strikers? Pt 1


With Adam Le Fondre Cardiff bound after a three-year stint at the Madejski, one of the natural questions to reflect on is where does he sit among Reading's all-time greats? To answer that we need...

Fans Want Pearce As Captain

Last week we gave you your chance to vote on who you wanted to succeed Jobi McAnuff as Reading's skipper and you've made your voice clear, you want Alex Pearce.

19 Years ago this week


Where does the time go? Possibly Reading's finest ever away performance.

The Tilehurst End Podcast - End of Season Special

Wimb, West and Williams reuinte live from a pub in central Reading to close the book on the 2013/14 season for Reading FC.

The Race For The Armband

With Jobi McAnuff leaving the club earlier this week, it means Reading will begin their first search for a club captain in three years, so who will win the race for the captaincy?

2013/14 in the books - A look back & ahead


No amount of pessimism can prepare you for that moment when your season ends. For nine long months you hope and try to believe it'll all be ok in the end but ultimately Reading just couldn't get...

Reading's record in end of season deciders

So Saturday's game with Burnley sees Reading needing a win to secure a play-off place. While a draw or even a defeat might be good enough, only three points will make certain of the top six, so how...

TTE Podcast - Episode 31: The Edge of Glory

Wimb & Williams reunite to look back on a perfect week for Reading FC that's seen them move to within one win of a play-off place.

TTE Podcast Extra: April 25th

Wimb and Reading Post reporter Charles Watts return to give you a bite size round-up of all the key Reading FC news this week including injury updates for Danny Guthrie and Hal Robson-Kanu.

A Blueprint for mediocrity

While Reading FC still have the chance to earn a spot in the top six, those chances look slimmer by the game. While pre-season expectations were lofty for, should we still judge our performances by...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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