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The winning EuroMillions ticket drawn in September was bought in Reading.

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Paul Gambell also pleaded guilty to possessing extreme images of bestiality.

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The woman was found after police were called to reports of an assault in Reading.

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Berkshire Lowland Search and Rescue volunteers help police find high-risk missing people.

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Students facing disruption as union members in 74 universities begin 14 days of strike action.

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The Thomas family are aiming to raise thousands of pounds to help Nigerian sex trafficking victims in Dubai to return home.

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A watchdog finds people using the care firm "were not always protected from risks to their health".

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US company Blackhall Studios wants to build a movie-making complex at Thames Valley Science Park.

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South Western Railway services were disrupted by industrial action for 27 days in December.

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Joy Liddiard and Beverly Taylor's betrayal was "the ultimate slap in the face", their boss said.

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Police have asked Reading's council to review the event's licence after trouble last year.

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Paul Cooper, a star of BBC Three's This Country, has been helping people with hoarding.

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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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