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Just one seat changes hands, with the Green Party winning by 10 votes.

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A man in his 40s was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash on the M4 near Slough.

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More services for London and the south of England are added to the latest timetables.

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

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Yannick Cupido was fatally stabbed in a cul-de-sac in Reading on Valentine's Day.

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Developers launch an appeal to build on land associated with Richard Adams's famous novel.

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Police appeal to trace three "vital witnesses" over the death of another rider in Bracknell.

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Ben Shand is accused of murdering Beth Aspey whose body was found at a property in Reading.

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A 51-year-old man is detained after the vehicle was seen going the wrong way on the M4 in Berkshire.

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A 29-year-old woman and a 31-year-old man are detained in the Royal Lodge grounds, police say.

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Ahead of local elections on 6 May, we break down how Berkshire's local authorities spend your money.

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Your introduction to the local council elections taking place on 6 May.

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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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