Wokingham, England Newswire (Page 10)

Wokingham, England Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Recycling quiz: Do you know what can go in your bin?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Get Reading

    Everyone is being asked to recycle more and throw away less - so try our quiz to find out if you are rubbish when it comes to the recycling rules Some people are demon recyclers, rinsing tins and bottles and breaking every bit of waste down to its recyclable elements. Others take a relaxed attitude putting newspapers to one side but chucking other things in the general bin because washing them out is too much trouble.

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  2. How to hold a street party for the Queen's 90th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Get Reading

    Reading , Wokingham and Bracknell royalists can commemorate the birth of Her Royal Highness by throwing a street party in her honour. Royalists can celebrate one or both of her birth dates this spring, as it's a big one you'll probably want afternoon tea twice.

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  3. London Marathon 2016: A guide to runners from Reading, Wokingham and BracknellRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Get Reading

    Here's a closer look at some of the stories from those running the 26 miles through the capital on Sunday, April 24 It's a time of trepidation and excitement for many but it always turns out to be a memorable occasion for those who take part. It's London Marathon time and it's flown round once again, with more than 38,000 runners expected to take to the streets of the capital on Sunday, April 24. As part of the build-up to the event, getreading has taken a closer look at some of the runners from Reading , Wokingham and Bracknell who will be taking on the 26 miles.

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  4. Bracknell teens launch businesses for Young Enterprise finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Get Reading

    Young entrepreneurs will pitch their start-ups to a panel of judges in a bid to win awards at the Young Enterprise Area finals in Bracknell today. Schoolchildren from Bracknell, Wokingham and Ascot have been working with charity Young Enterprise over the school year to form and run their own businesses.

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  5. Six things to do for St George's Day in Reading, Bracknell and WokinghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Get Reading

    In 1222 the Council of Oxford declared April 23rd to be St George's Day. This year, it will fall on Saturday, April 23, 2016 The day is in memory of St George , England's patron saint, and falls on the anniversary of his death.

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  6. Thames Valley Police clamps down on speeding motorists in European traffic police campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Get Reading

    The Berkshire police force is joining the fight with European traffic police to put a stop to speeding drivers in the Thames Valley. Officers will carry out random checks throughout Reading , Wokingham , Bracknell and beyond at all times of the day and night.

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  7. Playhatch collision causing minor delays: Monday's traffic and travel round-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Get Reading

    The incident happened in Henley Road between Playhatch Road and Plough Lane at around 3.45pm on Monday, April 18. There's heavy traffic on A33 southbound between Madejski Stadium and junction 11 of the M4 and on the A4 London Road westbound between Cemetery Junction and Southampton Street. Thames Water is carrying out work on the A4 Bath Road heading into Reading, close to Calcot Park Golf Club.

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  8. Man rebailed after jewellery theft from Charvil farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | Get Reading

    The stolen jewellery includes an Omega Seamaster Watch ref. no 85925, three gold chains, a gold heart pendant padlock bracelet, gold dangling earrings, a gold rope bracelet and other rings and bracelets.

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  9. Two teenagers rebailed after Wokingham town centre group assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | Get Reading

    Three people - including two teenagers - have been rebailed by Thames Valley Police after a man was attacked in Wokingham town centre . However, a 20-year-old man from Wokingham who was also arrested in connection with the assault has been released without charge.

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  10. Winnersh man to hike whole country and scale three mountains for cancer charitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | Get Reading

    A man from Winnersh is walking the length of the country to raise funds for cancer charities after watching family members battle the deadly disease. Chris Cottam is walking from John O'Groats to Lands End and scaling three of the countries tallest peaks - Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon.

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  11. Wokingham council convert sports courts into 96-space car parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | Get Reading

    Sports courts in Wokingham town centre will be converted into a temporary car park for council staff despite stiff opposition. The unused tennis and basketball courts in Elms Road will become a 96-space car park that will be accessed by a temporary link road.

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  12. Flasher exposes himself to mourner in Wokingham graveyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | Get Reading

    At around 11am on Wednesday, April 6 a woman was visiting a grave at St Sebastian's Church in Nine Mile Ride when she was approached by a man. The offender has been described as a thin white man who is around 5 ft 7 in with a dark beard and dark-coloured eyes.

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  13. Wokingham project helping youngsters into employment welcomes EU cash boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | Get Reading

    A Wokingham-based project which offers guidance and support to young people has been boosted by a 140,000 cash injection from the European Union. The money will be used to help Elevate Wokingham work with people between 16 and 25 to help them find employment, educational opportunities and apprenticships.

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  14. House prices make biggest leap in 14 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | LandlordZONE News

    The A 4,732 cash increase in the average property value compared with December pushed the average house price across England and Wales to A 191,812. On a regional basis, Wales saw the biggest monthly increase in property values in January, with a 3.7pc increase taking the average house price there to A 125,665.

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  15. Candidates named for borough electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Henley Standard

    THE candidates for next month's Wokingham Borough Council elections in Wargrave and Charvil have been announced. Incumbent John Halsall is again standing for the seat in the Remenham, Wargrave and Ruscombe ward, along with Martin Alder , Kezia Black and Stuart Crainer .

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  16. Reading, Bracknell and Wokingham councils all decline roles in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Get Reading

    Reading will be a missing link in a chain of beacons lit on April 21 to mark the Queen's 90th birthday. The borough council will not be joining the international celebration which will see 1,000 fires blaze across the UK and Commonwealth countries.

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  17. What next for Loddon Mead in Woodley: Your reactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Get Reading

    Woodley Town Council and Wokingham Borough Council are offering up the land in a bid to convert it for community use The people have spoken. Youngsters have been asked to put forward their suggestions of what should be done with an unused piece of land in Woodley .

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  18. M4 traffic held up by ducklings crossing the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Get Reading

    The baby ducks were waddling between junction 10, Wokingham and Bracknell and junction eight/nine, Maidenhead , on the London-bound carriageway. Motorists were advised to drive carefully by travel support system INRIX when the tiny fluffy hazard arose at 11.05am on Tuesday, April 12. At 11.23am the motorway was declared duckling free and there were not thought to have been any issues caused by the quacking procession.

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  19. Who is running in the 2016 Wokingham local elections?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | Get Reading

    On Thursday, May 5 voters will flock to polling stations across the borough to elect councillors to represent 25 wards on a council which is currently dominated by Conservatives. Many voters will be paying close attention to Shinfield South, where head of children's services Cllr Charlotte Haitham Taylor will be aiming to retain her seat for a sixth successive year.

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  20. Blackout for homes in Shinfield and Three Mile CrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | Get Reading

    The power went off at 4.30pm on Monday, April 11 in four areas of Wokingham. The areas affected are Shinfield , Spencers Wood , Three Mile Cross and Ryeish Green .

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