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Reading University Celebrating 100 years Of Women In The Legal Profession

Reading University Celebrating 100 years Of Women In The Legal Profession

100 years Of Women In The Legal Profession The University of Reading’s School of Law has launched a series of events marking 100 years of women in the legal profession.  On Thursday, 28 March the school welcomed Naheed Taj, managing partner of Stowe Family Law Reading, to give an engaging and inspiring talk reflecting on […]

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Thames Valley Science Park Nominated For Two Property Awards

Thames Valley Science Park Nominated For Two Property Awards

Thames Valley Science Park Nominated The University of Reading’s ground-breaking science park development has been shortlisted for two property awards.  Thames Valley Science Park, which is being developed in Shinfield, has been nominated for two Thames Valley Property Awards, in the Business Park Innovation and Workplace Award categories.   Already home to more than 80 […]

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Final Section of New Cross-Reading Cycle Route Begins

Final Section of New Cross-Reading Cycle Route Begins

Cross-Reading Cycle Route Work on the final phase of a key new cycle route, which will eventually cross Reading and Berkshire, is set to commence from next month (April 2 2019).  Known as Route 422 on the National Cycle Network, when complete the new route will run from its start point of Newbury in the […]

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Battle Library Community Hub Works Starting

Battle Library Community Hub Works Starting

Battle Library Community Hub Work on creating a multi-use community hub for west Reading is due to get under way from the beginning of May.  There are exciting plans to improve and transform Battle Library this year, so that more people can enjoy what it has to offer.     The library will be closed […]

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Shinfield, Arborfield, Wokingham Greenways Link Due To Start

Shinfield, Arborfield, Wokingham Greenways Link Due To Start

Greenways Link Due To Start Wokingham Borough Council is starting phase 2 of its greenways project. The greenways project will create a network of traffic free multi-user routes which will connect the new major developments at Arborfield Garrison (Arborfield Green) and Shinfield Parish to Wokingham town and the new major developments in North and South […]

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New Bulmershe Leisure Centre Update – Steelworks In Place

New Bulmershe Leisure Centre Update – Steelworks In Place

New Bulmershe Leisure Centre Students from The Bulmershe School and Addington School in Woodley were invited onto the Bulmershe Leisure Centre site to celebrate the start of the new centre’s steel frame being erected.   Wokingham Borough Council is building a new £14million leisure centre in Woodley on the site of the former one.   […]

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ReadyBike Cycle Hire Comes To An End In Reading

ReadyBike Cycle Hire Comes To An End In Reading

ReadyBike Cycle Hire Hourbike has announced it will withdraw from the contract to run the ReadyBike bicycle hire scheme at the end of this month (March 31st).  Hourbike Limited had a six month notice period on its existing contract with Reading Borough Council. The small UK-based company has however struggled to cover the costs of […]

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Reading Place of Culture Celebrates a Successful First Year

Reading Place of Culture Celebrates a Successful First Year

Reading Place of Culture Reading Place of Culture, the scheme to put arts, culture and heritage at the heart of the town, is celebrating its first full year of activity.  Reading, Place of Culture aims to make Reading a better place to live, work and visit, through high quality arts, culture and heritage activities across […]

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£200,000 Of Financial Support Will Help University Students

£200,000 Of Financial Support Will Help University Students

Financial Support Nearly £200,000 of financial support will help students studying at the University of Reading, regardless of background, to access career and study experiences.     Following the renewal of a three-year partnership agreement with Santander Universities UK, students from zero-income households will receive bursaries to support their studies at Reading, including an overseas […]

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New Energy Share Offer To Benefit Communities and Investors

New Energy Share Offer To Benefit Communities and Investors

Energy Share Offer A new share offer by the Reading Community Energy Society (RCES) is giving residents another chance make a return on their investments, while at the same time supporting local community projects.     The week after Reading Borough Council became the latest local authority to declare a Climate Change Emergency, the new […]