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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 30 September

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Meet your Katesgrove councillors at the Pau Brasil Café on 5 October

Meet your Reading Borough councillors at the Katesgrove Labour Party Ward Surgery on Saturday 5 October at 10.30am. They will be at the Pau Brasil Café, 89 Mount Pleasant, Reading for an hour and a half.

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Meet your Katesgrove councillors at the Pau Brasil Café on 7 September

Pau Brasil on Mount Pleasant

Meet your Reading Borough councillors at the Katesgrove Labour Party Ward Surgery on Saturday 7 September at 10.30am. They will be at the Pau Brasil Café, 89 Mount Pleasant, Reading for an hour and a half.

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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 2 September

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Why the dolly stop was needed on Mount Pleasant

The Silver Street bus stop is currently closed because of works at 79 Silver Street, where a block of 61 student rooms is being built. The bus stop has been relocated a small distance up Mount Pleasant, and part of the pavement directly in front of the building closed off. This was all set out in the relevant approved planning applications and approvals.

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Dolly stop on Mount Pleasant

The Silver Street bus stop will be closed from Monday 19 August until 31 August and replaced by a dolly stop slightly further up the hill on Mount Pleasant. This will affect the Emerald 5, 6 and 6a and also the No 7 tiger to Fleet.

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Meet your Katesgrove councillors at the Pau Brasil Café on 3 August

Pau Brasil on Mount Pleasant

Meet your Reading Borough councillors at the Katesgrove Labour Party Ward Surgery on Saturday 3 August at 10.30am. They will be at the Pau Brasil Café, 89 Mount Pleasant, Reading for an hour and a half.

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Mount Pleasant plot cleaned up after a community protection notice issued

Rose Williams in front of the plot on Silver Street

Katesgrove councillor Rose Williams obtained a community protection notice for the vacant plot on Mount Pleasant in Reading, not far from the Pheasant pub, to be cleaned up and secured.

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Meet your Katesgrove councillors at the Pau Brasil Café on 1 June

Pau Brasil. Image (c) Huma Jehan

Meet your Reading Borough councillors at the Katesgrove Labour Party Ward Surgery on Saturday 1 June at 10.30am. They will be at the Pau Brasil Café, 89 Mount Pleasant, Reading for an hour and a half.

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Planning applications in Church, Katesgrove, Redlands and Whitley wards for the week ending 6 April

There were nine new planning applications for Church, Katesgrove, Redlands and Whitley wards 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 during the week ending 9 March

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

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‘Indigenous resistance’ photo exhibition at Pau Brasil café

Photo: (c) Rosa Gauditano

The Pau Brasil Café on Reading’s Mount Pleasant will host a photograph exhbition showing the life and culture of Brazil’s indigenous people from 15 March until 30 April. The photos were taken between 1989 and 2012 by the Brazilian photographer Rosa Gauditano and the exhibition includes videos recorded and edited by young Xavante Indians.

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Meet your Katesgrove councillors at the Pau Brasil Café on 2 March

Meet your Reading Borough councillors at the Katesgrove Labour Party Ward Surgery on Saturday 2 March at 10.30am. They will be at the Pau Brasil Café, 89 Mount Pleasant, Reading for an hour and a half.

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Meet your Katesgrove councillors at the Pau Brasil Café on 2 February

CANCELLED. Meet your Reading Borough councillors at the Katesgrove Labour Party Ward Surgery on Saturday 2 February at 10.30am. They will be at the Pau Brasil Café, 89 Mount Pleasant, Reading for an hour and a half.

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A Pevsner Perambulation in Katesgrove

Pell Street looking west

Nikolaus Pevsner‘s edition of the Berkshire volume of ‘Buildings of England’ was published in 1966, the thirtieth county guide of forty-six. The Reading section starts with the Abbey, followed by churches and finally public buildings.

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13 December – Pau Brasil holiday opening times

Pau Brasil on Mount Pleasant in Katesgrove will be open until around 4pm on Christmas Eve, 24 December, so that you can stock up on Brazilian and Portuguese specialities.

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Planning applications in south Reading during the week ending 1 December

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

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Meet your Katesgrove councillors at the Pau Brasil Café on 1 December

Meet your Reading Borough councillors at the Katesgrove Labour Party Ward Surgery on Saturday 1 December at 10.30am. They will be at the Pau Brasil Café, 89 Mount Pleasant, Reading for an hour and a half.

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Meet your Katesgrove councillors at the Pau Brasil Café on 3 November

Pau Brasil on Mount Pleasant

Meet your Reading Borough councillors at the Katesgrove Labour Party Ward Surgery on Saturday 3 November at 10.30am. They will be at the Pau Brasil Café, 89 Mount Pleasant, Reading for an hour and a half.

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Planning applications in Church, Katesgrove and Whitley wards for the week ending 25 August

There were six new planning applications for Church, Katesgrove and Whitley wards this week. They may be discussed at one of the next Reading Borough Council planning applications committees.

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