Wokingham, England Newswire (Page 3)

Wokingham, England Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Assaults rise by a third in ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | Get Reading

    An exclusive analysis of Home Office crime figures by getreading has revealed a sharp rise in people being attacked across England and Wales. In Reading police recorded 2,799 such crimes in 2015, which is an increase of 36 per cent compared with the 2,053 recorded in 2014.

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  2. Winifred Howard, 103, celebrates her birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | Get Reading

    Winifred Howard was given a party at Glebeland House in Woolf Drive, Wokingham on Saturday, June 4, to celebrate her birthday. Family and friends gathered at the event to mark the occasion.

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  3. Wokingham street party royally good fun in honour of Queen's 90th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | Get Reading

    Crowds gathered in the town centre, in Broad Street, to toast Her Majesty's big birthday bash on Sunday, June 12.

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  4. Yellow weather warning for Bracknell and WokinghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 12 | Get Reading

    The Met Office has warned of a risk of flooding especially in urban areas with scattered heavy thundery showers expected. A yellow warning for rain is in place today, Monday, June 13, between 12pm and 9pm with the potential to cause localised flooding in Bracknell and Wokingham.

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  5. Motorists' warning for closures on M4 and M3Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 12 | Get Reading

    Here is a list of the key closures around Reading , Wokingham , Bracknell , West Berkshire and the surrounding areas for the week beginning Monday, June 13. Drainage and verge surveys continue, with lane closures in place on both carriageways overnight between 9pm and 6am until the autumn . Narrow lanes, a contraflow and a 50mph speed limit will be in place on both carriageways between junctions 2 and 4a, with a free recovery service operating 24 hours a day until the end of 2016.

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  6. Weather warning: Heavy downpours expected for Reading, Wokingham and BracknellRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 12 | Get Reading

    Up to 20mm of rain could fall locally within an hour, with up to double that within a few hours. Localised flooding is, therefore, a possibility and people are being urged to take care when out and about.

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  7. Wokingham's Bob Wyatt becomes borough's first honorary aldermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 11 | Get Reading

    A well-known political figure in Wokingham has been recognised for nearly 50 years of service by being appointed as the borough's first honorary alderman. Cllr Wyatt, who still serves on the town council, was co-opted to the borough council at an extraordinary council meeting on Thursday, June 9. The 84-year-old Tory stalwart began his illustrious political career in Wokingham when he was first elected in 1968.

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  8. Euro 2016: Top take-aways, booze deals and recipes to wow your guestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 11 | Get Reading

    Euro fever has hit Britain and in this case we all want to stay in Europe as long as we possibly can. Fear not, this is not getreading declaring its bias in the EU referendum, but simply pointing out the 2016 European Championships are due to start on Friday, As well as England, Reading FC fans will have an interest in all four nations as Chris Gunter and Hal Robson-Kanu will be playing for Wales.

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  9. Birthday Honours: Berkshire's great and good named on the Queen's listRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | Get Reading

    A former nurse, a professor and Bracknell Forest Council's leader are among those from Berkshire named in the Queen's Birthday Honours List A professor, local council leader and the director of Reading Samaritans are among the great and good from Reading , Wokingham and Bracknell who have been named in the Queen's Birthday Honours. This year's honours list coincides with The Queen's official 90th birthday on Saturday, June 11, and recognises the achievements of a wide range of extraordinary people right across the country.

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  10. The Truth, A 3m flat, uni fundraising and three other stories you may have missed todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Get Reading

    Not had time to read the news today? You can catch up on what's been happening with our daily news digest for Thursday, June 9. There's been a lot going on in Reading, Wokingham and Bracknell but if you haven't managed to keep up with all the day's news we've got a selection of what you may have missed. The measure would ban councils from setting up bus companies to run their own services but should not affect existing local authority-run bus companies.

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  11. Endangered birds, water fights and other stories you may have missed todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Get Reading

    Not had time to read the news today? You can catch up on what's been going on with our daily news digest for Monday, June 6 There's been a lot going on in Reading today but like true Brits the story most people have been talking about is the weather warning for tomorrow . The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for Tuesday over heavy rain for the afternoon of Tuesday, June 7. The weather experts say there is likely to be heavy, thundery showers with the risk of hail across Reading , Wokingham and Bracknell .

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  12. Chesham extend lead at Thames Valley Division One summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    Chesham tightened their grip on top spot in the Thames Valley Cricket league Division One with a four wicket win over Kew on Saturday. Kew went into the match in second place and looking to usurp their title rivals at the summit of the division.

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  13. Yellow weather warning issued for Reading, Bracknell and WokinghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Get Reading

    The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for Tuesday over heavy rain for the afternoon of Tuesday, June 7. The weather experts say there is likely to be heavy, thundery showers with the risk of hail across Reading , Wokingham and Bracknell from around 1pm. The warning is in stark contrast to the weather predicted on the afternoon of Monday, June 6, where the temperature is predicted to reach 24 degrees Centigrade.

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  14. Acal, Inno-Spec Sign Distribution AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Photonics Spectra

    ... One of your friends has shared a page with you. You can click the link above to view this page. WOKINGHAM, England, June 6, 2016 - Spectroscopy developer Acal BFi has announced a pan-European distribution agreement with optical measurement provider ...

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  15. Shakespeare, arts trail and more things to do near Reading at the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 5 | Get Reading

    Looking for fun activities to get up to with the little ones at the weekend? View our family weekend round up here . Its been 21 years since Bis last played for Club Velocity.

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  16. Where can Wokingham drivers park when Carnival Pool closes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 4 | Get Reading

    Motorists in Wokingham will be on the lookout for alternative parking spaces when the Carnival Pool car park is shut. The busy car park will close on Monday, June 6 so contractors can start constructing a 529-multi storey car park and a 14-lane bowling alley , which will be run by Wokingham Superbowl.

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  17. Crowthorne teens warned by firefighters for throwing deodorant cans on to bonfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 4 | Get Reading

    Firefighters have issued a warning to a group of teens on the dangers of throwing deodorant on to fires after reports of an explosion in Crowthorne . Three crews from Wokingham , Bracknell and Ascot were called to the house party at a home in Hatch Ride at around 11.15pm on Friday night after neighbours heard explosions.

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  18. Police close off Wokingham homes to tackle anti social behaviourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Get Reading

    The closure orders will prevent anyone - apart from residents and support workers - from entering homes in Long's Way and Outfield Crescent Police officers have closed off access to two homes in Wokingham and will be conducting stop-and-search checks in the area as they attempt to tackle anti-social behaviour. Thames Valley Police successfully applied to Reading Magistrates Court for two closure orders, which prevent anyone - apart from residents and support workers - from entering the premises.

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  19. Family fun at Dinton Pastures this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Get Reading

    An array of activities will be on offer at Dinton Pastures Country Park on Saturday, June 4 and Sunday June 5 Families will be able to enjoy everything from a mini-beast safari to dinghy sailing at Dinton Pastures Country Park this weekend. Dinton Activity Centre is expecting thousands of families to flock to Wokingham borough's flagship park and try their hand at an array of activities on Saturday, June 4 and Sunday June 5. Between 10am and 2pm people can enjoy paddle boarding, kayaking, canoeing, pedalos, dinghy sailing, powerboat rides, climbing, mini-beast safari, human table football, and disc golf at the Hurst country park.

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  20. Firefighters stage dramatic rescue and four more stories you may have missedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | Get Reading

    Following a very busy planning meeting at Reading Borough Council last night, we started this morning with the news a Reading pub will get a well-needed makeover. The plans to refurbish The Three Guineas pub in Station Approach were waved through on Wednesday, June 1, including the conversation of the cellar space into a "cellar bar."

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