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The view from Katesgrove Hill

Category: Christchurch Gardens

What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 21 October

 

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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 30 September

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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 9 September

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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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Mobile libraries in south Reading

Reading has two mobile library routes that serve the south of the town every three weeks.

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Planning applications in south Reading for the week ending 29 June

There were 11 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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A Saturday afternoon trip to Fleet on the number seven bus

The number 7 ‘Tiger’ service from Reading to Fleet in Hampshire is a relatively new addition to Reading Buses’ services. Highlights of the trip include travelling in the bus lane across the middle of the roundabout at Junction 11 of the M4, bouncing through Mary Mitford’s village of Three Mile Cross and, when you get to Fleet, there is an ironmongers and an ice cream parlour!

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Planning application 171626 : 19 Christchurch Gardens

19 Christchurch Gardens
Reading
RG2 7AH

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Planning application 171460 : Flat C 3 Christchurch Gardens

Flat C 3 Christchurch Gardens
Reading
RG2 7AH

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Alpine Street’s winter VIP status

Katesgrove’s one and only grit bin is on the junction of Alpine Street and Elgar Road.

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Planning application 161869 : 3 Christchurch Gardens

Flat C
3 Christchurch Gardens
Reading
RG2 7AH

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A walk around Christchurch Conservation Area – Final stop

Whitley Pump - May 2016

Finally, the last leg of the tour brings us back to Whitley Street and the Whitley Pump.

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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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Gritting Reading roads

Posipavanje ceste pri Ptuju 1962

Reading Borough Council monitors weather forecasts from mid November to the end of March and salts all A and B class roads in the district if ice is predicted.

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Planning application 151614 : 12 Christchurch Gardens

12 Christchurch Gardens
Reading
RG2 7AH

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