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Katesgrove Community Association AGM on 16 October at the Christ Church Centre, Milman Road

The Katesgrove Community Association (KCA) will be holding its annual general meeting (AGM) at the Christ Church Centre on Milman Road, Reading RG2 0AY at 6.30pm for 7pm on Wednesday 16 October.

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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 14 October

 

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Milman Road Health Centre Patient Participation Group on Saturday 28 September

The Milman Road Health Centre (MRHC) will hold its next patient participation group (PPG) at 10am on Saturday 28 September.

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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 23 September

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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 16 September

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Katesgrove Autumn Fayre

The Katesgrove Autumn Fayre organised by Katesgrove Community Association (KCA) will take place on Saturday 21 September at 2pm at the Christ Church Centre on Milman Road.

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Wheelchair donated to Milman Road Health Centre in memory of Dr Vernon Morris

Dr Vernon Morris

Dr Vernon Morris. Image courtesy of Monica Morris

Visitors to Reading’s Milman Road Health Centre who need a wheelchair can now make use of one donated by Monica Morris, the widow of Dr Vernon Morris who had been a patient of the centre and who died in December 2018, aged 92.

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California (Katesgrove) Dreaming…

Hidden behind an ornate brick frontage on Milman Road stands a quietly growing giant. This giant is a tree, and not just any tree, but a Californian Redwood. It is the only tree on the street with a preservation order, thanks to efforts by local legends John and Edna Tuggey.

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Changes proposed to polling stations in Katesgrove and Whitley wards

Reading Borough Council (RBC) has proposed changes to polling places and stations in Katesgrove and Whitley wards after the public consultation carried out in December.

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Marianne Faithfull delivers a Dusky Rock meditation on Ageing and Death

Negative Capability is the twenty-first album by former Milman Road, Katesgrove resident, singer and songwriter Marianne Faithfull. Negative Capability was a phrase used by the romantic poet John Keats in 1817 in a letter to his brothers.

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Milman Road Health Centre patients can ask practice partner Dr Thava questions in December

The practice of Dr Mittal and partners has invited users of Milman Road health centre to a patient participation group (PPG) meeting at 10am on Saturday 8 December.

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Katesgrove Autumn Fayre in Milman Road on 10 November

The Katesgrove Community Association (KCA) has organised an autumn fayre for Saturday 10 November from 2pm until 4pm at the Christ Church Centre on Milman Road, Reading RG2 0AY.

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Community acts together to defeat Milman Road parking ban

West end of Milman Road

Milman Road residents were surprised in early August 2018 when Reading Borough Council (RBC) put up a notice at the west end of the road saying they proposed to permanently ban parking there.

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Milman Road health centre patient group meets on 29 September

The practice of Dr Mittal and partners has invited users of Milman Road health centre to a patient participation group (PPG) meeting at 10am on Saturday 29 September.

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Council to discuss new parking restrictions on 12 September

Reading Borough Council will discuss new and amended parking restrictions across the town at their traffic management committee tomorrow, 12 September.

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New Christ Church primary school 150th birthday celebration

Victorian strollers with the Mayor

New Christ Church primary school first opened its doors to pupils on 14 July 1868 and on 14 July 2018 they celebrated with a summer fair.

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New Christ Church school celebrates its 150th birthday on 14 July

New Christ Church School, Reading

New Christ Church School on Milman Road in Katesgrove will be celebrating its 150th birthday in a special summer fair on 14 July.

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The cats of Cats’ Grove : Midnight (the Dark Marauder)

Midnight is a black cat who prowls Boults Walk.

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Milman Road Health Centre gets a new website on 9 May

The new Milman Road Health Centre website, available from 9 May.

Milman Road Health Centre will get a new website on 9 May. Health centre manager Anne-Marie Dykes said that the new website will allow greater online interaction with the practice and help to reduce telephone traffic. She added that it will allow patients to communicate with the health centre when it suits them and the practice will aim to answer questions within two working days.

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When will Lloyds Pharmacy logistics respect residents in Milman Road?

Thursday 8 March 2018 10:21

Lloyds pharmacy at the Milman Road Health Centre does an excellent job for the community. However, the deliveries, which are not controlled by the local manager, are becoming a danger to people using the road.

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