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FlashPark penalty signs on the Whitley Street estate

Muir Group Housing Association (MGHA) have introduced parking controls and penalties, operated by FlashPark, on the part of the Whitley Street estate which they own and manage. Signs have appeared on the sides of the garages on the estate warning of an £85 charge for unauthorised parking.

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Woodley Arms on Waldeck Street is on the market again

Woodley Arms – February 2019

More than six years after it closed its doors, the former Woodley Arms public house on Waldeck Street is on the market again at an asking price in excess of £1.25million. The site is being sold by Savills, the estate agent, as development land with planning permission for 38 student flats in two buildings .

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How to demolish the Woodley Arms and build student accommodation

Demolition of the Woodley Arms may not be far off, because property developers Lainston Woodley Arms LLP have submitted a construction method statement to Reading Borough Council (RBC) outlining the way in which they will carry out the demolition and the subsequent building works.

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Developer appeals for the third time against Woodley Arms planning decision

The Woodley Arms

Property developer Lainston Woodley Arms LLP has appealed to the government’s planning inspectorate against the Reading Borough Council (RBC) decision to refuse planning permission to demolish the Woodley Arms and build student accommodation on the site.

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Charndon Close residents parking scheme moving forward slowly

Parking on Charndon Close

Progress is being made towards introducing a residents parking scheme on Charndon Close, Katesgrove, where parking problems have become progressively worse since the Waldeck Street residents parking scheme was implemented.

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Woodley Arms gets a mention at planning committee

The Woodley Arms on Waldeck Street was not on the agenda of the 8 November Reading Borough Council (RBC) plannning applications committee but still got a mention.

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Planning application 171893 : The Woodley Arms, Waldeck Street

The Woodley Arms
Waldeck Street
Reading
RG1 2RF

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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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Parking problems everywhere! What to do about it?

Charndon Close where a residents' parking scheme has been requested

Charndon Close where a residents’ parking scheme has been requested

Papers going to the traffic management sub-committee on Wednesday 15 June say that the council does not have the resources at this time to process any more residents’ parking (RP) schemes.

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