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He suffered facial injuries when the substance was thrown at him as he answered the front door.

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Max Simmons, 13, died in hospital after he was knocked down in Maidenhead in December.

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Carl Abery uses his experience of being fostered to help others who are in the care system.

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Police are "very concerned" about Alexander Stern, who was last seen in Berkshire nearly two weeks ago.

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Plans for the development near Reading station include homes, an office tower and hotel.

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Services were disrupted for 27 days last month in a dispute over the future role of guards.

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Expert teams of nurses, physios and care staff to keep people out of hospital to be piloted.

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Phillip Deans was found fatally injured in Slough High Street on Christmas Day.

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Lucy Herd successfully campaigned for parents to get paid bereavement leave after her son Jack died.

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The future of the 1960s mural has been decided after questions over its future.

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Mohammed Aman Ashraq, 18, died after being found injured in Slough on 4 January.

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BBC reporter Tom Hepworth explains what steps we'll have to take to drive in the EU after Brexit.

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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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