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Local Business Hosts PrintFest In October

Local Business Hosts PrintFest In October

Local Business Hosts PrintFest – ADAPT launches PrintFest   ADAPT, the single-source supplier for everything related to inkjet wide-format print, is hosting two special showroom events in conjunction with HP.     Throughout October, ADAPT will be hosting PrintFest – the festival of inkjet printing. The development of two specialist showrooms allows for ADAPT to […]

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Reading IT Business Run From Garage Success Story

Reading IT Business Run From Garage Success Story

Reading IT Business Run From Garage   Yet this year again Reading garage home run IT business has made it possible to attract investors and this inspirational story definitely provides a motivational thought that if you can desire to dream about making something impossible possible you can do it. Reading has recorded endless successful stories […]

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Reading University Research Receives Major Funding Boost

Reading University Research Receives Major Funding Boost

Reading University Research The next generation of research talent at the University of Reading has been backed with five more years of funding from the UK’s leading supporter of environmental science.   The Natural Environment Research Council   The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) is investing more than £100m in PhD training in the second […]

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Whitley Residents Survey Results – “We Know We Can”

Whitley Residents Survey Results – “We Know We Can”

Whitley Residents Survey One of the most intensive neighbourhood-based research exercises ever conducted in south Reading has shown Whitley residents and school pupils are driven to overcome challenges to reach their dreams.  The Whitley for Real initiative (W4R) was developed by Reading Borough Council, the University of Reading and Whitley Researchers, in partnership with the […]

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HMO Licencising Changes – Landlords Be Aware

HMO Licencising Changes – Landlords Be Aware

HMO Licencising Changes Landlords who have to register Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMO) under new legislation can now do so through the Reading Borough Council website.  New rules which extend the requirement to register HMOs to smaller properties came into force this week.   Property landlords are being encouraged to visit the web page at […]

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Bulmershe Leisure Centre Building Starting Soon

Bulmershe Leisure Centre Building Starting Soon

Bulmershe Leisure Centre Building   Pellikaan Construction Ltd has been appointed as Wokingham Borough Council’s contractor to build the new £14million Bulmershe Leisure Centre on the site of the old one, which was demolished during the summer.   Pellikaan was chosen following a public tender process. The company has designed and built more than 900 sports […]

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Plastic Pollution – University of Reading Find Potential New Pathway To Enter Food Chain

Plastic Pollution – University of Reading Find Potential New Pathway To Enter Food Chain

Plastic Pollution Plastic has found a previously unknown pathway to pollute the environment and enter the food chain, scientists have discovered.  A new study at the University of Reading found tiny fragments of plastic are getting inside flying insects that lay their eggs in water, as they are able to transfer from the larvae to […]

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Public Exhibition This Wednesday For The Proposed East Reading Mass Rapid Transit (MRT)

Public Exhibition This Wednesday For The Proposed East Reading Mass Rapid Transit (MRT)

Public Exhibition This Wednesday For East Reading Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Proposed improvements to the scheme to build a dedicated new bus, pedestrian and cycle route between East Reading and the town centre will be on display at a public exhibition this week (Sep 12).   Design options for the proposed East Reading Mass Rapid […]

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University of Reading and Royal Berkshire NHS Collaboration Signed

University of Reading and Royal Berkshire NHS Collaboration Signed

University of Reading and Royal Berkshire NHS Patients in Berkshire will benefit from a new teaching and research collaboration between the University of Reading and Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust.  The collaboration builds on the existing partnership between the University and hospital and sees a new fund set up for clinical research, as well as […]

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NCP Car Parking Partnership With Reading Borough Council Will End In October

NCP Car Parking Partnership With Reading Borough Council Will End In October

NCP Car Parking Following a strategic financial review of many of its operations, a decision has been taken by Reading Borough Council to bring the operation of its off-street car parking back under Council control, rather than through an external contract.   This will end the long-standing partnership between Reading Borough Council and NCP of […]