Wokingham, England Newswire (Page 4)

Wokingham, England Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. M4 and Reading road closures in place this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | Get Reading

    Motorway drivers in Reading are being warned of a number of overnight closures this week as maintenance and repairs are carried out. Work to improve safety by carrying out repairs to the barrier along the M4 near Shinfield means lane closures will be in place on the eastbound carriageway at junctions 10 to 11 overnight, between 10pm and 6am, until Friday, March 31 .

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  2. Reading spring clean funded by Tesco 5p bag chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | Get Reading

    Reading people who want to give their road a spring clean can join the new Reading Adopt Your Street project. Know as RAYS, the 10,000 Reading clean-up is funded by the 5p cost for Tesco carrier bags and has already been successful in Winnersh and Woodley , in schemes run by Wokingham Borough Council .

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  3. Meeting with Thames Valley Chambers of CommerceRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2017 | John Redwood's Diary

    On Friday I was the speaker at the Chamber lunchtime meeting. I spoke about the economic prospects, the opportunities for investment in infrastructure, housing, internet services and the digital revolution.

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  4. Reading MP Rob Wilson talks business rates and Surrey council tax u-turnRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Get Reading

    The Conservative MP denied Surrey County Council had been given a sweetheart deal and said many councils were keeping their business rates The MP for Reading East has denied Surrey County Council got a "sweetheart deal" after a dramatic u-turn on proposals for a 15 per cent council tax hike. Rob Wilson MP said the authority had been offered the chance to pilot a new business rate scheme which would see it keep 100 per cent of its business rates, but said this would not happen until 2018/19.

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  5. Penultimate phase of Wokingham bike lane to begin this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Get Reading

    Two way traffic lights will be installed along a busy Wokingham road as work continues on a six-mile long bike lane costing 2 million.

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  6. T20 showpiece added to Cornwall's cricket fixtures this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Falmouth Packet

    The 114th Annual General Meeting of the Cornwall County Cricket Club has been held Grampound Road CC. The Officers were all re-elected unopposed with the captain Matt Robins due to serve a fourth term.

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  7. Reading traffic: buses delayed and queuing traffic at Cemetery JunctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Get Reading

    The Claret, Bronze and Leopard services are all expect to be held up this evening due to temporary traffic lights for Thames Water works in Christchurch Road.

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  8. Residents urged to help save fire stationRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2017 | Henley Standard

    The Royal Berkshire Fire Authority needs to save A 2.4million by 2020 and has suggested seven cost-saving measures, three of which include shutting the station in Victoria Road. The call to save the station is made in an open letter to residents bv John Halsall and Bob Pitts, the village's two representatives on Wokingham Borough Council.

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  9. Order binsRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2017 | Henley Standard

    To renew or sign up, call 0300 456 0505, visit www.wokingham.gov.uk or wrire to: Wokingham Borough Council, Shute End, Wokingham, Berkshire RG40 1BN.

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  10. Wokingham library to close for a week but Woodley to reopen soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | Get Reading

    The self-service system will free up staff to enable the borough's libraries to open an extra 17.5 weeks in total when it launches on Monday, April 3.

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  11. M4 and Reading road closures in place this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | Get Reading

    Highways England will be carrying out road repairs on the entry sliproad between 9pm and 6am daily from Monday, March 13 to Friday, March 17. There will also be one lane of the westbound carriageway closed between junction 10 for Bracknell and Wokingham and junction 11 for Reading from 10pm and 6am daily, ending on Saturday, March 18.

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  12. How good are nurseries in Reading, Wokingham and Bracknell?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Get Reading

    According to Ofsted 92.9 per cent of nurseries, pre-schools, before and after school clubs and holiday schemes in the area received the top ratings as of August 31 last year.

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  13. Wokingham housing plan includes town centre and Earley developmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Get Reading

    An application for government cash to build 191 homes on council-owned land includes a proposal for 23 properties near Wokingham town centre .

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  14. Reading traffic: Delays on the M4 and town centre queuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Get Reading

    Drivers heading home on Friday should be happy to hear there are no major incidents affecting the roads this evening. Queues are forming in the usual problem areas, including Rose Kiln Lane and the A33 towards junction 11 of the M4 .

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  15. Do you recognise this stolen jewellery?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    Asian gold jewellery recovered from an abandoned car could have been stolen by a gang operating along the M40 corridor, police say. On Thursday, January 26, officers found an abandoned blue BMW 3 Series estate car in Windsor and found items of Asian gold jewellery inside.

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  16. Eight lollipop crossing patrols to be axed across Wokingham boroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | Get Reading

    To mark 60 years of the national School Crossing Patrol Service in 2013 Wokingham's team of 24 patrollers were honoured by the council Primary schoolchildren in Wokingham borough who are helped across pedestrian crossings by lollipop ladies will be on their own in September. Wokingham Borough Council has announced that eight patrollers stationed at pedestrian crossings will go at the end of the summer term.

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  17. AP McCoy reveals the agony of his retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | Daily Mail

    For a few minutes on Friday afternoon, AP McCoy was back in the saddle again. The greatest jump jockey there has ever been was racing once more.

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  18. Sue Ryder Women of Achievement Awards: see the shortlisted nominees for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | Get Reading

    Eighteen women from Reading , Wokingham and Bracknell have been shortlisted for the 2017 Sue Ryder Southern Women of Achievement awards.

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  19. Wokingham town centre road closures as huge trees are cut downRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Get Reading

    Work will start on Wednesday, March 1 to remove four Plane trees and replace them with six semi-mature trees more suitable for urban spaces. Their removal is the first stage of a joint borough and town council plan to turn Market Place into an attractive - and level - hub for events, the market and for socialising.

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  20. Reading rapper reaches for the stars, rogue councillors punished and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Get Reading

    Hi-tech new bus technology, rogue councillors and the future for Reading's homeless people all feature in today's most read stories. The good was star midfielder John Swift being named Player of the Month after his fine start to his Royals career and the less good news was a fan being charged with threatening behaviour after Saturday's defeat at Brighton.

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