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Maidenhead United has played at its York Road ground since 1871 but could move.

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A tribunal finds Jomo Mathurine's crimes were "so grave" he should not practise medicine again.

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More than 2,000 objections were raised about the impact of the development on the area.

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Nine of the new cases at the care home are mild while one person is asymptomatic.

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The council says the number of cases in the area is not falling "quickly enough".

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Concerns mount over puppies bought during lockdown as owners struggle to cope.

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Matthew Mowbray is found guilty of eight counts of sexual activity with a child at Eton College.

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Tony Meadows, who was found dead with his wife Paula, had piloted for the Queen.

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A Reading university archaeologist conducts a 14-year study of an ancient site in Nazareth, Israel.

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An 18-year-old man suffered a back injury, thought to be caused by a knife, in Slough on Saturday.

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Charlie, who was bullied for loving musical theatre, has recorded a song with his West End heroes.

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Berkley Care Group, which runs Shinfield View Care Home, says the virus has been contained.

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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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