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Gorse Ride Regeneration Takes Another Step

Gorse Ride Regeneration Takes Another Step

Plans to give Gorse Ride residents top quality homes have taken a big step forward now the planning application has been submitted for the final phases of this ambitious community regeneration. The multi-million pound project will see low quality housing on the Finchampstead estate demolished and replaced with a range of 249 energy efficient homes, […]

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Travelling To Wokingham Schools

Travelling To Wokingham Schools

Wokingham Borough Council has been working alongside our school transport providers to ensure a safe journey for those who travel slightly further to school. To help with this one of our key measures is providing additional buses for those travelling to the Holt, Forest and Emmbrook schools along the A329. Specific services are being put […]

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Wokingham Borough GCSE Success

Wokingham Borough GCSE Success

Socially distanced and electronic GCSE results were issued to thousands of teenagers across Wokingham Borough today (Thursday, 20 August). It was an unprecedented results day for students across the country as COVID-19 saw changes in the way results were calculated and given out. 2020 Exams Earlier this year the Government announced all summer 2020 exams […]

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Plastic Eco-Friendly Kerbs Part Of New Cycleway

Plastic Eco-Friendly Kerbs Part Of New Cycleway

Plastic kerbstones made from recycled materials have been installed as part of a new cycleway to help people travel in and out of Wokingham town centre. Work along London Road in Wokingham is nearing completion, with residents now able to cycle from the Coppid Beech roundabout/A329M interchange to the centre of town on the off-road […]

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Wokingham Borough A Level Success

Wokingham Borough A Level Success

Students across Wokingham Borough are celebrating a different kind of A-Level results day, with COVID-19 changing the way results were calculated and given out. Some schools across the borough sent out results electronically while others arranged for socially-distanced collections to take place this morning. Canclled Exams After Government announcements earlier this year that all summer […]

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New Park And Ride At Coppid Beech Gets Go Ahead

New Park And Ride At Coppid Beech Gets Go Ahead

Plans to build a new park and ride on a key route into Wokingham have been approved. Work on Coppid Beech park and ride, next to the A329M and the boundary with Bracknell Forest, is set to start towards the end of this year. Project Funding The £3million project will mostly be paid for through […]

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Old Bikes Given New Lease Of Life By Wokingham Council In Conjunction With RE3

Old Bikes Given New Lease Of Life By Wokingham Council In Conjunction With RE3

Wokingham Council works in partnership with re3 to give unwanted bikes a new home Wokingham Borough Council has given the term “re-cycling” a whole new meaning with the launch of its initiative to give a new lease of life to bikes that have been left at its recycling centres by residents. The council’s My Journey […]

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Demolition Of Carnival Pool & Fitness Centre Update

Demolition Of Carnival Pool & Fitness Centre Update

Demolition work on site of the former Carnival Pool and Fitness Centre moves into the final phase after Wokingham Borough Council took possession of the offices formerly known as Southgate House. Works to demolish the offices on Wellington Road will start soon, which will make way for the multi-million pound complex featuring a new larger […]

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Academy Trust Is Chosen To Run New Primary School In Wokingham

Academy Trust Is Chosen To Run New Primary School In Wokingham

A new primary school for north Wokingham is a step closer after The Keys Academy Trust was approved by the Secretary of State for Education to run it. The 210-place school, which is being built with a new community facility on the same site in Matthews Green, is being constructed on land off Queens Road. […]

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Wokingham Libraries To Open Next Week

Wokingham Libraries To Open Next Week

With national lockdown restrictions now being eased we’re happy to announce Wokingham Borough libraries will begin to reopen from next Monday 3 August, starting with Wokingham and Woodley. National libraries guidance sets out a roadmap of phased re-opening of library buildings and their services along with reduced opening hours and of course strict Covid-19 public […]

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