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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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Thames Valley Police come to the Reading University London Road campus on 1 November


The Redlands neighbourhood policing team will hold an East Reading Safer Neighbourhood Forum on Thursday 1 November at 7.00pm at Reading University’s London Road campus, building L33, room G01.

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Thames Valley Police come to Reading University on 4 October

The Redlands neighbourhood policing team will hold an East Reading Safer Neighbourhoood Forum meeting on Thursday 4 October at 7.00pm at Reading University, London Road campus, building L33, room G01.

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Kendrick School’s Houses, by Katie Amos

Watlington House

Kendrick School’s Houses, a booklet by Kendrick School old girl Katie Amos, lays out the history of the three houses: Watlington House, Sidmouth House and the Cedars, which have been occupied by Kendrick School in the past and today.

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Planning application 181333 : University of Reading, London Road

University of Reading
London Road
Reading
RG1 5AQ

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Thames Valley Police come to the Reading University London Road campus on 2 August

The Redlands neighbourhood policing team will hold a Redlands and University Safer Neighbourhood Forum on Thursday 2 August at 7.00pm at Reading University London Road campus, building L33, room G.01.

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Planning application 180850 and 180993: Kendrick Girls School

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Kendrick School plans expansion

The Kendrick School on London Road, Reading, proposes to admit 32 more year 7 students each year from September 2020 bringing the total admitted to 128.

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CQC rates Melrose Surgery on London Road as ‘good’

The English health and social care regulator, the Care Quality Commission (CQC), reported on the Melrose Surgery, opposite the Royal Berkshire Hospital on London Road, on 17 May 2018 and rated it as ‘good‘.

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Planning application 180482 : University Of Reading London Road

The Acacias
University Of Reading
London Road
Reading
RG1 5AQ

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Planning application 180264 : The Faculty, 23-27 London Road

The Faculty
23-27 London Road
Reading
RG1 5BJ

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Planning application 171948 : The Faculty, 23-27 London Road

The Faculty
23-27 London Road
Reading
RG1 5BJ

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Planning application 170883 : University Of Reading, London Road

University Of Reading
London Road
Reading
RG1 5AQ

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Roadworks on London Road from 2 June

Road works

Thames Water are planning roadworks on London Road near the Sidmouth Street junction from 2 -5 June.

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Roadworks on London Road from 19 April

Road works

Thames Water are planning roadworks on London Road near Albion Terrace from 19 – 21 April.

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The extraordinary Royal Berkshire Medical Museum

You can see the extraordinary collection that comprises the Royal Berkshire Medical Museum two Sundays each month. It can be found in the traditional Bath stone part of Reading’s Royal Berkshire Hospital.

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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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Roadworks on London Road from 17 February

Road works

Thames Water are planning roadworks on London Road near Albion Terrace from 17-22 February.

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Roadworks on London Road until 7 February

Road works

BT are planning roadworks outside the Reading University on London road until 7 February.

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A year in planning

Reading Borough Council Civic Offices

The apparently relentless drive to convert the area’s pubs, offices and vacant lots into flats and HMOs (houses in multiple occupation) continued apace this year. Some proposals, including the demolition of the After Dark Club and the Woodley Arms, were rejected, whilst others, such as the new residential care home near the Rising Sun Arts Centre, will proceed. The saving of the South Street Arts Centre was a major success in keeping Katesgrove at the front of Reading’s arts scene.

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