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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 9 December

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Planning and building control applications in south Reading for the week ending 7 December

79 Silver Street construction 22 November 2019

79 Silver Street construction 22 November 2019

There were nine new planning and building control 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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Whitley garden wildlife in October and November

Mouse

Mouse. Photo © David Turner

My Whitley garden was burgled in September, leaving me with very little equipment with which to record wildlife. Fortunately, I still have one working camera which I move about the garden each week and, of course, I have my trusted Fuji camera permanently strapped to me!

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Tai Chi at Christ the King parish hall in Whitley

Tai Chi class at Christ the King

Tai Chi class at Christ the King

Age UK Berkshire run Tai Chi classes in the parish hall at Christ the King on Northumberland Avenue. The last class of 2019 before the Christmas break was on Wednesday 4 December and was followed by festive refreshments.

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Thames Valley Police come to the South Reading Community Hub on 7 December

The South Reading Community Hub
The Church and Whitley neighbourhood policing team will hold a Have Your Say Meeting on Saturday 7 December at 10.00am at the South Reading Community Hub, Northumberland Avenue, RG2 7QA.

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Thames Valley Police come to the South Reading Community Hub on 6 December

The South Reading Community Hub

The Church and Whitley neighbourhood policing team will hold a Have Your Say Meeting on Friday 6 December at 10am at the South Reading Community Hub, Northumberland Avenue, RG2 7QA.

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Thames Valley Police come to Morrisons on 4 December

Morrisons Supermarket, Basingstoke Road, Reading

Morrisons

The Church and Whitley neighbourhood policing team will hold a Have Your Say meeting on Wednesday 4 December from 2pm to 3pm at Morrisons, Basingstoke Road, Reading, RG2 0HB.

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Reading’s political parties discuss climate change, a fairer society and the EU at the Quaker Hustings

Reading GE hustings 2019 at the Quaker Meeting House

From L-> R: Matt Rodda & Rachel Eden (Labour), Yemi Awolola (CPA), convenor John Crosfield, timekeeper Christina Hughes Nind, Imogen Shepherd-DuBey (Liberal Democrat), Jamie Whitham & David McElroy (Green).

An estimated 60 people attended the parliamentary hustings at the Quaker Meeting House in Katesgrove, Reading on Thursday 28 November. Candidates Matt Rodda and Rachel Eden (Labour), Jamie Whitham and David McElroy (Green), Imogen Shepherd-DuBey (Liberal Democrat) and Yemi Awolola (Christian Peoples Alliance, CPA) answered questions from the Reading public about the UK’s future relationship with Europe, a fairer society and the climate emergency.

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Meet your Whitley and Church councillors at the Community café on 7 December

You can meet your Reading Borough councillors at the Whitley Labour Party Ward Surgery and the  Church Labour Ward Surgery on Saturday 7 December at 10.30am. They will be at the Community Café on Northumberland Avenue, Reading for an hour and a half.

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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 2 December

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