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Council wants Reading’s views on community safety

Reading Borough Council (RBC) is undertaking a community safety survey. These surveys take place every two years. If you participated in the 2017 survey you will recognise that this year’s is very similar. The opinions of Reading residents on issues in their area may not translate directly into the priorities set for Reading because other opinions and crime statistics are also taken into account.

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Planning applications in south Reading for the week ending 12 October

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

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Meet your Whitley councillors at the Whitley Wood Community Centre on 19 October

Meet your Reading Borough councillors at the Whitley Labour Party Ward Surgery on Saturday 19 October at 10.30am. They will be at the Whitley Wood Community Centre, Swallowfield Drive, Reading RG2 8UH for an hour and a half.

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Waterloo Meadows clean-up over the weekend of 12 October

The Katesgrove Community Association and the Friends of Waterloo Meadows will join together on Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 October to clean litter from Waterloo Meadows.

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Meet your Redlands Green councillor on Upper Redlands Road on 13 October

Meet your Reading Borough Green councillor at the Redlands Ward Green Party street surgery on Sunday 13 October at 12.00pm. He will be on Upper Redlands Road, Reading for an hour and a half.

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Meet your Redlands Labour councillors at the Hexham Community Centre on 12 October

Hexham Community Centre

Meet your Reading Borough councillors at the Redlands Labour Ward Surgery on Saturday 12 October at 10.30am. They will be at the Hexham Community Centre, Bamburgh Close, Reading RG2 7UD for an hour and a half.

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Planning applications in south Reading for the week ending 5 October

There were eight 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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Reading Borough Council discusses developments on East Street and Foxhays Road this week

Reading Borough Council will be discussing developments on East Street and Foxhays Road during planning applications committee next week.

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The Reading Town Meal Saturday on 28 September 2019

Having a good time at the Reading Town Meal

Having a good time at the Reading Town Meal

The happy gathering of the annual Reading Town Meal took place on Saturday 28 September in the Forbury Gardens. Reading folk enjoyed a free meal created from produce mainly grown in Reading’s allotments and community gardens. The food was cooked and served by catering students at Reading College.

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New resident permit parking areas proposed for south Reading

Reading Borough Council (RBC) has launched five public consultations about new resident permit parking areas in the town. Three of these proposals affect roads in Katesgrove and Redlands wards.

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Planning applications in south Reading for the week ending 28 September

There were three new planning applications in south Reading last week. They 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 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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No-show from external auditors at Audit and Governance committee

Port de mer avec la villa Médicis

Port de mer avec la villa Médicis by Claude Lorain 1637

Attendees and webcast viewers-at-home were disappointed at the no-show by Reading Borough Council (RBC) external auditors Ernst & Young (EY) at the council’s audit and governance committee on 19 September. Chair of the committee, councillor David Stevens said that they had other engagements.

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Leader of the Council confirms sale of the Central Club

Central Club sold subject to planning permission

The former Central Club on London Street

Leader of Reading Borough Council (RBC) Councillor Jason Brock confirmed at the RBC policy committee meeting on 26 September that the former Central Club on London Street had been sold subject to planning permission.

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Meet your Whitley and Church councillors at the Community café on 5 October

Meet your Reading Borough councillors at the Whitley Labour Party Ward Surgery and Church Labour Ward Surgery on Saturday 5 October at 10.30am. They will be at the Community café, Northumberland Avenue, Reading for an hour and a half.

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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 23 September

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Planning applications in south Reading for the week ending 21 September

There were five 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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Meet your Whitley councillors at the Fidget and Bob café on 21 September

Meet your Reading Borough councillors at the Whitley Labour Party Ward Surgery on Saturday 21 September at 10.30am. They will be at the Fidget and Bob café on the Piazza, Kennet Island, Whale Avenue, Reading RG2 0GX for an hour and a half.

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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 16 September

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