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More than 60 people join the protest outside Reading's The Oracle shopping centre.

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The AWE sites in Aldermaston and Burghfield make the UK's nuclear warheads.

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Olivia Perks, 21, was found hanged in her room at the Royal Military Academy in Berkshire.

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The game invites passengers to tweet in reasons why South Western Railway services have been delayed.

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Get a full 360 view on the interior of Windsor Castle.

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Thames Valley Police was called to the residential road after hearing reports of gunshots.

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A former heroin addict from says a Berkshire-based recovery program has given him his life back.

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A sign has stirred up confusion and angry debate about whether or not ducks should eat bread.

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Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust plans to transfer non-medical staff to a subsidiary company.

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The victim was hit in the face with a belt after being asked for a cigarette.

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The operator is going head to head with rivals EE, Vodafone, Three and BT Mobile.

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Jana was worried about children having to wade through rubbish - now she turns it into charity cash.

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Community News

Rural Community Development

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 8th October 2015

Parish Plans and other community participation exercises can provide rural communities with the opportunity of deciding how they want their community to develop in the future. CCB can help in the process by providing expertise.

The Environmental Trust for Berkshire

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 8th October 2015

CCB is responsible for the administration of the Environmental Trust for Berkshire. The Environmental Trust can help local organizations access funds of around £100,000 each year for environmental projects in Berkshire.

 

Community Transport

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 8th October 2015

The West Berkshire Rural Transport Partnership (RTP) covers the area of the West Berkshire Council. The RTP’s aim is to enhance rural transport services in West Berkshire, to secure long term improvement in access to work, services and social activities and to improve access for visitors to the countryside.

 

 

The Community Council for Berkshire

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 8th October 2015

The Community Council for Berkshire (CCB) is one of a national network of independent charities working to overcome social exclusion. The CCB has a particular remit to enhance and enable communities in rural villages and towns.

 

Can you support our Village Halls?

Posted by Administrator : Wednesday 7th October 2015

Help from CCB’s specialist Village Halls Advisor can help community groups or management committees ensure that their village hall plays a central role in the life of the rural community. 

Potholes Giving Local Drivers a Problem

Posted by Administrator : Wednesday 13th March 2013

LEAVING US IN A DITCH? Potholes are becoming more and more of a problem in Berkshire due to a lack of local maintenance funding and the changes in the UK weather. Potholes despite being seen as a miner problem they can affect so many drivers on a daily basis.

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