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Planning applications in south Reading for the week ending 24 August

There were six new planning applications in south Reading this week. They may be discussed at one of the next Reading Borough Council planning applications committees.

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Planning applications in south Reading for the week ending 17 August

29 Whitley Street in April 2019

There were 17 new planning applications in south Reading this week. They may be discussed at one of the next Reading Borough Council planning applications committees.

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Learn to Bowl at Reading Bowling Club on Kendrick Road

Reading Bowling Club on Kendrick Road in Katesgrove are holding two ‘Learn to Bowl’ days on 5 May and 1 June this summer.

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Sage Reading half marathon beating the streets

So much excitement up here on Katesgrove Hill as the sound of the approaching motorcycle mounted race marshall announced that the race was on its way to the small crowd at the junction of Kendrick and Christchurch Roads .

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Sage Reading half marathon on Sunday 17 March

Black History Mural on race day 2018

Last year, the Reading half marathon was called off at short notice because of treacherous, icy conditions on the roads. The weather remains unpredictable this year; Reading may have had some of its best summer weather in February!

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Planning application in south Reading during the week ending 8 December

This planning application may be discussed at one of the next Reading Borough Council planning applications committees.

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Planning applications in south Reading during the week ending 17 November

These planning applications may be discussed at one of the next Reading Borough Council planning applications committees.

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Planning applications in south Reading during the week ending 27 October

These planning applications may be discussed at one of the next Reading Borough Council planning applications committees.

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Minor changes in parking restrictions are a major problem for Reading Bowling Club

Reading Bowling Club on Kendrick Road in Katesgrove are concerned that proposed changes to parking arrangements on Morgan and Kendrick Roads will have a severe detrimental effect on the club.

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Planning application 180872 : 104 Kendrick Road

104 Kendrick Road
Reading
RG1 5DW

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Milestone occasion celebrated at Reading Bowling Club

Bowlers taking part in the President v Captains’ match

One of the long-standing traditions at Reading Bowling Club on Kendrick Road has been the annual President versus Captain match. This has always been a prestigious occasion, with not only a hard fought competition between the two teams on the green, but with a social occasion afterwards.

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Reading half marathon Sunday 18 March

The 2018 Reading half marathon will take place on Sunday 18 March. The anti-clockwise route starts in Green Park and ends at the Madejksi stadium.

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CQC inspects the Forbury Clinic on Kendrick Road

11 Kendrick Road, Reading, RG1 5DU

The English health and social care regulator, the Care Quality Commission (CQC), inspected the Forbury Clinic at 11 Kendrick Road in October 2017 and found it safe, effective, caring, responsive and well-led.

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SGN apologises for slow work and disruption on Christchurch Road

SGN’s summer-long gas mains replacement works on Kendrick Road have been causing major traffic disruption at the top of Whitley, even though for some of the time no-one has been working at the site.

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The Reading half marathon in Katesgrove

By Matthew Farrall and Evelyn Williams.

It was a lovely cool day for running the Reading half marathon this year and a really good supportive and fun crowd were outside Christchurch; always a popular viewing spot.

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Katesgrove road closures for the Reading half marathon

In the background Christchurch Conservation Area - Diversion at Whitley Pump for the half marathon 3 April 2016

Diversion at Whitley Pump for the half marathon 3 April 2016

This year’s Reading half marathon is on Sunday 19 March and many roads around Katesgrove will be closed for most of the morning and some of the afternoon. Even pedestrians can be affected because roads can become impossible to cross as runners stream past.

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University and hospital area parking study update

Reading Borough Council civic offices

An update on the controversial university and hospital area parking study will be presented to the traffic management sub-committee of Reading Borough Council on Wednesday 14 September.

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A walk around Christchurch Conservation Area – second stop

Kendrick Hill, Reading

Our exploration of Christchurch Conservation Area took us to Whitley Crescent last week. The walk continues from the junction of Kendrick and Christchurch Roads, and there are some benches nearby if you need to rest or to wait for stragglers to catch up.

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Beating the Bounds

Here at the international HQ of the Whitley Pump on top of Katesgrove Hill, we decided to celebrate our first birthday by ‘beating the bounds‘ of Katesgrove ward. This is a walk of over 4 miles around the perimeter of the ward, or as near to the perimeter as can be obtained without swimming or getting run over.

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Planning application 161398 : 15 Kendrick Road

Thorsby
15 Kendrick Road
Reading

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