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A department deputy director is accused of obtaining a drug to induce a woman's miscarriage.

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Unauthorised Caversham Lakes is denied retrospective consent over environmental concerns.

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Councillor Karen Davies says she was "horrified" when told of the incident by one of her constituents.

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Previous plans to build 257 homes at Reading Golf Course were refused in July.

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Warren Higgs speaks before and after having his kidneys, which weighed more than five stone (35kg), removed.

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The latest number of cases of Covid-19 across the county.

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It is hoped the plane, which was found in a peat bog in Norway, could fly again in 2024.

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Christy Collins, from Reading, says she is temporarily banned after being reported by other users.

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Repairs to a bridge and ongoing smart motorway work on the M4 are being carried out at the weekend.

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A lab in Wolverhampton is suspended as 43,000 people in England and Wales are potentially affected.

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People share their stories of having negative PCR tests after positive lateral flow results.

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The caller asked Thames Valley Police to send a car to his house and take away a rotting chicken.

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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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