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Matthewsgreen Community Centre and Primary School Works Handover

Matthewsgreen Community Centre and Primary School Works Handover

Matthewsgreen Community Centre and Primary School Another milestone has been reached in the latest phase of the new community centre and primary school in the North Wokingham Strategic Development Location.  House builder Bovis Homes was granted outline planning permission in April 2015 for a phased development of approximately 760 homes, a local centre (including retail […]

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Winnersh Relief Road Phase 2 Plans Revised

Winnersh Relief Road Phase 2 Plans Revised

Winnersh Relief Road Phase 2 Plans Thanks to the valuable feedback from local residents and businesses, Wokingham Borough Council has made a number of improvements to its planning application for Winnersh Relief Road phase two.   The planning application is for the proposed development of the relief road connecting B3030 King Street Lane / Winnersh […]

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Wokingham A Level Results – Students Celebrate

Wokingham A Level Results – Students Celebrate

Wokingham A Level Results – Students Celebrate Wokingham A Level Results:- Sixth formers at Wokingham Borough schools have much to celebrate after today’s A-level results were published (August 16).   The proportion of students across the Wokingham Borough achieving the highest (A* to A) grades remains high at 22% in 2018 overall.   A number of […]

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Sonning Golf Club Homes Despite Wokingham Council Objection

Sonning Golf Club Homes Despite Wokingham Council Objection

Sonning Golf Club Homes Despite Wokingham Council Objection Wokingham Borough Council has been left enraged and exasperated by a planning inspector’s decision to allow 13 new houses to be built at Sonning Golf Club.  The borough council refused permission for the development because it would result in loss of countryside, is outside of current settlement […]

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Town Centre Works In Wokingham – Update

Town Centre Works In Wokingham – Update

Town Centre Works In Wokingham – Update Work in Wokingham town centre is continuing at pace and over the next few weeks residents will see significant changes in the town centre as the Market Place works complete and Denmark Street re-opens.   Denmark Street   Denmark Street is scheduled to reopen in Wokingham town centre […]

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Gorse Ride Planning Application Consultation

Gorse Ride Planning Application Consultation

Gorse Ride Planning Application Consultation The planning application for the first phase of Wokingham Borough Council’s £30million redevelopment of the Gorse Ride residential estate in Finchampstead has now been submitted, and you are invited to submit feedback about it.  Simply visit Wokingham Borough Council’s website, search ‘planning applications’ and input the reference number 181951. The […]

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Wokingham Roadworks This Summer

Wokingham Roadworks This Summer

Wokingham Roadworks Wokingham Borough Council is working hard once again to fulfil the wishes of its residents by scheduling in a number of major roadworks, as well as works in the vicinity of local schools, all within the school holidays.  The council has confirmed that there are a number of projects that have been scheduled […]

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Eldridge Park Development Has Name Road Named After Wokingham Stalwart

Eldridge Park Development Has Name Road Named After Wokingham Stalwart

Eldridge Park Development   A road in the new Eldridge Park development, close to Wokingham town centre, has been named after former town centre manager and long-time charity stalwart John Bingham.  Mr Bingham, who passed away in 2015, was a long-standing member of the Wokingham Society (including many years on the executive committee, five years […]

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Market Place Completion Pushed Back

Market Place Completion Pushed Back

Market Place Completion Wokingham Borough Council is sorry to inform residents that the Market Place Improvement project will not now be completed until mid-August.  The project, which is bringing a high-quality look to Wokingham town centre with York Stone finish across a large, pedestrianised market place, has overrun due to severe problems uncovered beneath the […]

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Dinton Pastures Golf Course (Adventure & Family Friendly) Opened

Dinton Pastures Golf Course (Adventure & Family Friendly) Opened

Dinton Pastures Golf Course There’s even more for families to enjoy at Dinton Pastures this summer – a brand new 18-hole adventure golf course.  The new wildlife-themed course for families has water features and hazards to keep players on their toes.     Entry is £5.50 for explorers (over 17s) and £4.50 for young explorers […]