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Reading in the top 30 UK universities

Reading in the top 30 UK universities

The University of Reading is once again ranked in the Top 30 UK universities, according to the latest national university league table published today. Reading is ranked joint 26th in the UK by the Complete University Guide 2018, up one place from last year. The University has maintained steady progress in recent years, with this being […]

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University of Reading is to become the home of the largest tennis facility in Reading

University of Reading is to become the home of the largest tennis facility in Reading

The University of Reading is set to become the home of the largest tennis facility in Reading. Three brand new tennis courts will be built next to the University’s five existing courts at Whiteknights campus and will be housed underneath a weatherproof dome. The domed courts will be weather tight, floodlit, insulated and heated in […]

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Venus Awards 2017 University announces its final three

Venus Awards 2017 University announces its final three

The University of Reading has announced its three finalists in a regional women’s awards initiative, following a thorough interview process. The NatWest Thames Valley Venus Awards 2017 seek to recognise the contribution of women in business to the local, regional and national economy. There are 15 categories, including Inspirational Woman, sponsored by the University of […]

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Reading shortlisted for major award

Reading shortlisted for major award

Reading 2016, Reading’s Year of Culture, has been shortlisted in the Planning and Placemaking Awards 2017 for “Best Use of Arts, Culture or Sport in Placemaking”. The Awards, run by Planning magazine in conjunction with PlanningResource and PlacemakingResource, recognise excellence in planning-related activities such as placemaking, urban design and economic development. Reading UK CIC, which […]

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Three primary schools identified for expansion in Earley and Woodley

Three primary schools identified for expansion in Earley and Woodley

Wokingham Borough Council’s decision-making executive approved the proposed expansion of three primary schools in the Wokingham Borough.   Beechwood and Highwood primary schools in Woodley, and Loddon and Aldryngton primary schools in Earley, were identified for expansion in the borough council’s Primary Strategy Implementation Plan.   It was recommended that (subject to planning consent, where […]

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Reading Council Stands Its Ground on Affordable Housing Contributions

Reading Council Stands Its Ground on Affordable Housing Contributions

Reading Council Stands Its Ground on Affordable Housing Contributions   Reading Borough Council has expressed serious concerns about the ‘high degree of inconsistency’ of recent decisions by planning inspectors on the provision of much-needed affordable housing in Reading. The Council is also firmly standing by its requirement to secure affordable housing contributions from ALL housing […]

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Pop Up Business School – Help Setting Up Own Business

Pop Up Business School – Help Setting Up Own Business

Pop Up Business School returns to help Reading residents set up their own businesses   Following the previous successes of the Pop Up Business School in Reading, registrations are now open for the next free two-week course designed to help people start their own business.   Pop Up Business School Reading returns next week and […]

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Reading Apprenticeship 2017 Broad Street Open Event

Reading Apprenticeship 2017 Broad Street Open Event

Reading Apprenticeship 2017 Broad Street Open Event As part of National Apprenticeship Week 2017 (6-10 March), a two-day event on Broad Street next week will be promoting the opportunities that apprenticeships provide to young people and businesses. Alexa Volker, Elevate Reading Skills for Business Co-ordinator, said: “Apprenticeships are a great way to start working in […]

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University of Reading Malaysia celebrates first anniversary

University of Reading Malaysia celebrates first anniversary

University of Reading Malaysia celebrates first anniversary A year since the official opening, staff and students have come together to celebrate the first anniversary of the University of Reading Malaysia (UoRM). Celebrations will be held at the Educity campus in Iskandar from Wednesday 1 March and will be attended by University of Reading Vice-Chancellor, Sir […]

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Palmer Sports Stadium Improvements Complete

Palmer Sports Stadium Improvements Complete

Palmer Sports Stadium  WORK on Palmer Park Sports Stadium is now complete, including new track fencing, lighting and improvements to the cycle track. There will be a launch ceremony on Saturday 11th March at 10am at the stadium to mark the completion of a number of improvements at Palmer Park Stadium. Representatives from British Cycling, […]

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