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Dream Lodge Group runs eight luxury lodge holiday parks across England.

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Agne Jasulaitiene did not enter a plea to two counts of causing death by careless driving.

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Experts say the "stringy scale insect" has strings of eggs which it wraps around plant branches.

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Bia Abdul, 45, received a suspended prison sentence at Reading Crown Court for the fraud.

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The men, aged 24 and 22, are the latest to be arrested following the shooting in Norfolk Road, Reading.

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Calligrapher Yasmin, 20, says one of the oldest art forms in the world is also the most fragile.

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A mum whose premature baby died is helping to support other parents as a legacy to her son Robert.

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After leaving the British Army, explosives expert Dave Parker joined a UN mine clearance team in Iraq.

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An exhibition will show photographs of life at Greenham Common's women peace camps in the 1980s.

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The miraculous survival of an airman who lost his entire crew in an air disaster at an English stately home.

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Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Derby County and Reading.

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Live coverage of Saturday's National League game between Maidenhead United and Solihull Moors.

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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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