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The view from Katesgrove Hill

Author: Dennis Wood

Christ Church Christmas Fayre on Saturday 7 December

Christ Church Reading in the snow

Christ Church Reading in the snow. Photo (c) Dennis Wood

Christ Church is holding a Christmas fayre on Saturday 7 December from 1pm until 4pm. It will be followed by a barbecue and fireworks in the evening.

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Memories of the paintings at the South Reading Community Centre

The opening of the South Reading Community Hub

The opening of the South Reading Community Hub took place in June 2018 after the Whitley Library had been moved there. After I attended the opening, some friends mentioned two large paintings that had once hung in the main hall of the South Reading (Whitley) Community Centre and they wondered whether these were still there. Although I knew the paintings were no longer in the hall, there were various recollections of these paintings and clearly a bit of research was needed to unravel their story. This is the result with the valuable help of Reading Museum.

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