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Palmer Park Swimming Pool Construction Starts Next Week

Palmer Park Swimming Pool Construction Starts Next Week

READING’S major leisure project will take a significant step forward next week, with construction work beginning at Palmer Park on Monday (2 August). This is key milestone in the Council’s £40M investment in modern leisure facilities for the town, including delivering two brand new pools, a modern leisure centre and improvements to existing leisure facilities, […]

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Wensley Road Estate Set For Improvements As Planning Application Is Passed

Wensley Road Estate Set For Improvements As Planning Application Is Passed

READING Borough Council’s Planning Committee last night passed proposals which will see a range of improvements introduced to the three tower blocks on the Wensley Road Estate. These are key changes which will make the existing housing smarter and more energy efficient with improved waste facilities. The renovation work will see all flats have their […]

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Cine Valley TV Studio In Shinfield Approved

Cine Valley TV Studio In Shinfield Approved

Plans for a new TV studio, part of the University of Reading’s ambitious Cine Valley project in Shinfield, have been approved. Cine Valley TV Studio Approved By WBC Members of Wokingham Borough Council’s Development Control Committee approved the application at their meeting yesterday. The application for a new 4,591 sqm television studio had been recommended […]

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Portman Road Playground – Have Your Say

Portman Road Playground – Have Your Say

READING Borough Council is inviting residents to vote on their preferred design for the refurbishment of Portman Road Children’s Playground in west Reading. Portman Road’s existing playground is set to benefit from an £94k investment to refurbish the playground with a new, exciting mix of equipment, which is accessible and suitable for toddlers through to […]

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Reading Buses To Go Electric If Reading Council Bid Successful

Reading Buses To Go Electric If Reading Council Bid Successful

Reading Borough Council has submitted an official expression of interest to the Government’s Zero Emission Bus Regional Area fund (ZEBRA) to roll out electric buses across Reading. Reading already boasts one of the most environmentally friendly bus fleets in the whole of the UK with Reading Buses – the Council-owned bus company – winning a […]

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Shinfield TV Studio Plans To Be Discussed By Wokingham Borough Council

Shinfield TV Studio Plans To Be Discussed By Wokingham Borough Council

Plans for a new TV studio, part of the University of Reading’s ambitious Cine Valley project in Shinfield, will be heard by Wokingham Borough Council’s Development Control Committee at their next meeting on Wednesday 14 July 2021. The application (ref 210210) submitted by the University is for a new 4,591 sqm television studio on part […]

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Cemetery Arch Proposal For Heritage And Arts Hub

Cemetery Arch Proposal For Heritage And Arts Hub

THE Council is set to offer a local arts group the opportunity to develop its proposals for a community Heritage and Arts Hub at Reading’s iconic Cemetery Arch. A report to Policy Committee on Monday July 12 will propose entering into an initial 18 month year lease agreement with Junction Arch Heritage & Arts (JAHA). […]

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Landlord & Tenants To Receive Help From Reading Council To Avoid Eviction

Landlord & Tenants To Receive Help From Reading Council To Avoid Eviction

READING BOROUGH COUNCIL has launched two new online resources to support landlords and their tenants and help reduce the possibility of evictions in the borough. During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Coronavirus Act 2020 was passed to protect tenants, which meant landlords had to give six months’ notice before starting possession proceedings. On 1st June this […]

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Reading Raids Net 36,000 Illegal Cigarettes

Reading Raids Net 36,000 Illegal Cigarettes

TRADING Standards, working with sniffer dogs and supported by Thames Valley Police PCSOs, have seized more than 36,000 illegal and counterfeit cigarettes in raids last week in Reading. Oxford Road, Reading Raids The illegal products were seized during inspection visits to shops along the Oxford Road in Reading on the morning of Thursday, 24th June. […]

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Reading City Bid Launched

Reading City Bid Launched

Reading Borough Council is today announcing its intention to bid for City Status to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022. The Council is very ambitious for Reading and believes its unique combination of economic and cultural strength, coupled with its many historic links to Royalty both past and present, place it in a powerful […]

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