shopify traffic stats
 Reading

GB Rowing Team Receiving Weather Advice From Reading University

GB Rowing Team Receiving Weather Advice From Reading University

GB Rowing Team Receiving Weather experts at the University of Reading are helping GB Rowing Team athletes get more from their training by allowing them to monitor how weather conditions affect their performance.  The University’s Department of Meteorology was contacted by British Rowing after equipment being used at the team’s training base at Caversham Lakes […]

 Reading

Whats On This Weekend In Reading

Whats On This Weekend In Reading

Whats On This Weekend In Reading   This weekend in Reading and surrounding villages, we have lots to do.  The Reading Living Advent Calendar is in full swing with daily activities to see.   See our full events diary for the latest events and more – Reading Events & Whats On This Month   7 […]

 Reading

Nigel Howe Appointed as Royals CEO

Nigel Howe Appointed as Royals CEO

Nigel Howe Reading Football Club are delighted to announce that Nigel Howe has been appointed to the position of Chief Executive at Madejski Stadium. In his role as Vice Chairman, Howe has been presiding over the club’s property development plans, including the delivery of a brand new state-of-the-art training complex at Bearwood and the proposals […]

 Reading

Free Car Parking In Woodley This Christmas

Free Car Parking In Woodley This Christmas

Free Car Parking In Woodley Shoppers are set to get an early Christmas car parking present from Wokingham Borough Council as it announces free parking in its car parks on the three Saturdays leading up to Christmas. Council-owned town and village centre car parks will be offering free parking all day on Saturday 8, 15 […]

 Reading

Shinfield West Primary School – Parents Application Open

Shinfield West Primary School – Parents Application Open

Shinfield West Primary School Parents in the Shinfield area can apply for a place at a state-of-the-art new primary school for next September.     The school has been built as part of the Shinfield West development and is ready to open if there is enough demand. Parents can apply for a place at it […]

 Reading

Reading Woman Prosecuted for Misuse of Blue Badge

Reading Woman Prosecuted for Misuse of Blue Badge

Misuse of Blue Badge A Reading woman has been successfully prosecuted for misuse of a disabled person’s parking badge (Blue Badge).  Ms Lisa Timewell, 48, of Northumberland Avenue, South Reading, was sentenced at Reading Magistrates Court on Friday 23rd November 2018 and has been hit with a financial penalty of £300.     Reading Council […]

 Reading

Chance To Experience 1920s Brazilian Cinema Drama In Reading

Chance To Experience 1920s Brazilian Cinema Drama In Reading

Chance To Experience 1920s Brazilian Cinema Drama Students will recreate a 1920s silent movie experience, complete with live action prologues, at a special University of Reading public event.  Students in the Department of Film, Theatre and Television will restage performances that set the scene for audiences before Hollywood film screenings in Rio de Janeiro in […]

 Reading

First Homes Ready In Conway Close – Flagship Affordable Homing

First Homes Ready In Conway Close – Flagship Affordable Homing

Conway Close – Flagship Affordable Homing The first five homes to be completed at the Council’s flagship affordable house building project have been handed over to Reading Borough Council.  A block of 2 one-bed and 3 two-bed flats at the Conwy Close development in Tilehurst are now in the Council’s possession.     The properties […]

 Reading

Woodley Bulmershe Leisure Centre Site Handover

Woodley Bulmershe Leisure Centre Site Handover

Woodley Bulmershe Leisure Centre Bulmershe School pupils helped celebrate the official handover of the Bulmershe Leisure Centre site to Wokingham Borough Council’s contractor Pellikaan Construction Ltd, which is building the new £14million sports centre.   Pellikaan was chosen following a public tender process which saw five companies submit compliant tenders.  The company has designed and […]

 Reading

Reading Abbey Project Wins Top Planning Award

Reading Abbey Project Wins Top Planning Award

Reading Abbey Project The Reading Abbery Quarter project scooped a prestigious regional planning award this month.  The Abbey Quarter project was awarded the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) 2018 South East Award for Excellence in Planning for Heritage and Culture.       The awards celebrate outstanding projects that demonstrate the power of planning in […]