Cllr Oliver Whittle , Executive Member for Finance, 21st Century Council, Internal Services and Human Resources

Your council, your money

Cllr Oliver Whittle, Executive Member for Finance, 21st Century Council, Internal Services and Human Resources looks at how Wokingham Borough Council allocates your money Local...

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Twyford Singers

Twyford Singers’ summer show

ON SATURDAY, a Twyford church will be full of the sound of music thanks to a local choir. Members of the Twyford Singers will be...

Green fingers are busy for Wokingham Horticultural Association show

SOME of the greenest residents of Wokingham will be showcasing their talents at a gardening contest this Saturday. Members of Wokingham Horticultural Association will be...

Double bronze for Twyford’s Hamilton-Smith

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Sport

Wargrave and Binfield stars top this week’s cricket honours board

WARGRAVE batsman Stephen Jeffrey posted the top score in the borough with a knock of 111 against Thatcham Town 4s. Playing for Wargrave 3s, Jeffrey's...

West wants immediate top flight return with Emmbrook

CAPTAIN Phil West says a quick return to the Berkshire Premier Division is vital to ensure Emmbrook and Bearwood can keep hold of their...

Double bronze for Twyford’s Hamilton-Smith

ROGER HAMILTON-SMITH picked up two bronze medals at the World Classic Powerlifting Championships. Hamilton-Smith, from Twyford, was representing Great Britain for the third time at...

Property

Sears sponsorship boost for Binfield school’s sports teams

Sears, a local estate agent, has helped kit out a school’s football and rugby team. Bracknell-based...

Well presented two-bedroom home close to great schools

A well-presented two-bedroom home is being offered to the market by Martin & Co’s Wokingham...

Arborfield Relief Road plans to go on show

AN exhibition of the proposed route of the new Arborfield Relief Road, and the work...

People

MoT tests at Wokingham garage will help cancer charity

A GARAGE in Wokingham will be offering MoTs with a difference this Saturday – instead...

Woodley charity sends 200 care packages to victims of Grenfell Tower fire

VOLUNTEERS from a Woodley charity sprang into action on Wednesday morning to organise more than...

Wokingham parents team up for national day of protest

A PROTEST highlighting the funding cuts facing Wokingham’s schools paraded through the town centre last...

Business

Marks & Spencer

Marks and Spencer due to close in July

WOKINGHAM'S branch of Marks and Spencer (M&S) is due to close next month, it has...

Hospital coffee shop is a Friend dropping in

PATIENTS and visitors to the Battle Block at the Royal Berkshire Hospital will now have...

Jobseekers are getting good advice from Adviza

Jobseekers across the Thames Valley are receiving good quality careers information, advice and guidance says...

Politics

Cllr Oliver Whittle , Executive Member for Finance, 21st Century Council, Internal Services and Human Resources

Your council, your money

Cllr Oliver Whittle, Executive Member for Finance, 21st Century Council, Internal Services and Human Resources...

VOTE 2017: 6am recap of Wokingham’s four seats

A DRAMATIC election night saw one of the borough’s four parliamentary seats change hands. While...

VOTE 2017 – Wokingham Borough results

There are four seats that cover Wokingham borough - Wokingham, Bracknell, Reading East and Maidenhead. Three of...

Opinion

Cllr Oliver Whittle , Executive Member for Finance, 21st Century Council, Internal Services and Human Resources

Your council, your money

Cllr Oliver Whittle, Executive Member for Finance, 21st Century Council, Internal Services and Human Resources...

YOUR LETTERS: Dangers at new Station Link road have been overlooked

Having survived a referendum and, more recently, a General Election – both conducted with animosity...

VIEWPOINT: Why I want to focus on issue of domestic abuse

The new leader of Wokingham Borough Council, Cllr Charlotte Haitham Taylor explains why society must...

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