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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 14 October

 

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‘The Addams Family’ with the Shinfield Players Theatre

'The Addams Family' at the Shinfield Players Theatre

‘The Addams Family’ at the Shinfield Players Theatre. Photo courtesy of SPT

The Shinfield Players are staging the magnificently macabre Addams Family this week, directed with suitable graveyard humour by Simon Kingsnorth.

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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 7 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 23 September

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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 16 September

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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 9 September

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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 2 September

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What’s happening in Katesgrove and Whitley from 26 August

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New church centre and health centre proposed for St Paul’s on Whitley Wood Lane

The parish of St Agnes with St Paul and St Barnabas in south Reading is planning to build a new church centre and a new health centre at St Paul’s on Whitley Wood Lane in south Reading. You can learn more about this development at public drop-in sessions at St Paul’s today, Monday 12 August, and Saturday 17 August.

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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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Learn about the proposed church and health centres at St Paul’s Church Hall, Whitley Wood Lane

There will be two drop-in sessions at St Paul’s Church on Whitley Wood Lane for neighbours who want to leant more about the new church centre and health centre proposed for the site.

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Planning applications in south Reading for the week ending 27 July

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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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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Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue wants help building an inclusive workforce

The Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service (RBFRS) has invited local community groups to contribute to a survey so they can better understand public perception of their service and the roles within it.

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‘Harvey’ with the Shinfield Players

By Gillie Tunley and Brenda Sandilands.

Gordon Bird as Elwood P Dowd in ‘Harvey’ at the Shinfield Players Theatre. Photo: Eilish Phillips

The Shinfield Players are staging the charming Harvey, written by Mary Coyle Chase and deftly directed by Maggie Smith. Members of the audience may remember the original version, a huge Broadway success, and the 1950 film version starring James Stewart as the amiable Elwood P Dowd.

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Youngsters invited to have a go at being a firefighter at the Whitley Wood fire station on 22 May

The Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service (RBFRS) is looking for people aged 12-16 who would like to have a go at being a firefighter at the Whitley Wood firestation on Wednesday 22 May, ahead of the next Young Firefighters training course which starts this September.

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Royal Berks Fire and Rescue ‘have-a-go’ events for women at Whitley Wood training centre

The Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service (RBFRS) is running three have a go events this spring and summer aimed at encouraging more women to consider careers in firefighting.

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‘The 39 Steps’ with the Shinfield Players

By Gillian Tunley and Brenda Sandilands.

Photo (c) Lizzy Lam

The Shinfield Players Theatre are presenting John Buchan’s and Alfred Hitchcock’s classic thriller The 39 Steps this week in a highly comedic adaptation by Patrick Barlow (from an original concept by Simon Corble and Nobby Dimon) involving four stellar actors playing over 130 roles in over 50 locations, phew!

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Planning applications in south Reading during the week ending 26 January

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

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