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Brew Up a Greener Future: Coffee Pod Recycling Launches at West Berkshire Council Recycling Centres!

West Berkshire Council, in partnership with Veolia and Podback, the pod recycling service, have added used aluminium and plastic coffee pods to the items collected at both Newton Road and Padworth Recycling Centres in West Berkshire.

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Neighbourhood Plan Discussion at Full Council on 11 July at 19:30


At the Full Council meeting next week under Agenda item 24-044 3a the Council will be discussing the Reserved Land (MOR006) behind Tower Gardens as part of the Neighbourhood Plan.

The Public are welcome to attend and give their views

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Frank Stansfield’s Funeral

On behalf of Frank’s family and friends we just wanted to let you know that Frank’s funeral will be taking place on Thursday 25 July at 2pm at St Mary’s Church, with the wake being held in the Horse and Groom after the service.

On the way to the Church, the cortege will travel along Longmoor lane and round past The Fairground.

All are welcome at the service and the wake.

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Road Closures July 2024

Victoria Road in the Parish of Stratfield Mortimer will be closed on 1st July 2024, between the hours of

09:30 – 15:30, the closure is between its junctions with West End Road and Windmill Road.  This closure is to enable Volker Highways to carry out permanent carriageway repairs on behalf of West Berkshire Council.

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AWE Exercise - 16 July 2024

We received the following notification:-

We would like to inform you that on 16 July 2024, a zonal site undercover exercise will take place on the Aldermaston site between 09.30-12noon. As part of this exercise, play alarms may be heard external to the AWE Aldermaston site. In addition, you may see some simulated smoke, and emergency services (both internal and external) responding.

Please accept our apologies in advance for any disturbance caused as a result of this.

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