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The Reading Town Meal Saturday on 28 September 2019

Having a good time at the Reading Town Meal

Having a good time at the Reading Town Meal

The happy gathering of the annual Reading Town Meal took place on Saturday 28 September in the Forbury Gardens. Reading folk enjoyed a free meal created from produce mainly grown in Reading’s allotments and community gardens. The food was cooked and served by catering students at Reading College.

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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 23 September

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Katesgrove Autumn Fayre

The Katesgrove Autumn Fayre organised by Katesgrove Community Association (KCA) will take place on Saturday 21 September at 2pm at the Christ Church Centre on Milman Road.

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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 9 September

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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 26 August

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August tutored sessions on Katesgrove Community Allotment

Katesgrove Community Allotment – July 2019

The August programme for tutored sessions run by Food4Families at Katesgrove Community Allotment on Plot 65 at Waterloo Meadows has been published.

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Katesgrove Community Allotment has new times for July tutored sessions

Waterloo Meadows Allotments – 2016

Additional tutored sessions at Katesgrove Community Allotment have been organised for July. The first is on Saturday 6 July from 9am-11am.

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Official launch of the 40th year of Reading in Bloom

Group photo – Reading in Bloom Launch 2019

Reading mayor Councillor Deborah Edwards attended the launch of the 40th year of Reading in Bloom (RIB) at the Hilton Hotel, Kennet Island on 8 May. The gathering included local community gardening groups such as the Katesgrove community allotment and it was addressed by Marc Allridge, chair of RIB.

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Horticultural therapy and community gardens in south Reading

It’s mental health awareness week from 13 until 19 May and south Reading has a number of horticultural therapy and community gardens that use gardening as a means of improving health and wellbeing.

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Katesgrove spring jamboree at Waterloo Meadows on 23 March

The Katesgrove Community Association (KCA) has organised a spring into Katesgrove event at Waterloo Meadows for Saturday 23 March.

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