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Heatwave Level 3 Warning - 9th to 16th August

A Heatwave level 3 warning has been issued from 12:00 on Tuesday 9 August to 09:00 on Tuesday 16th August 2022.

Temperatures are likely to rise to levels that increase the risk of ill health among vulnerable people (especially for the very young, or very old, or those with chronic disease).

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Windmill Court Petition

Further to its meeting on the 8th of July, the parish council agreed to help the Windmill Court residents to create a petition requesting West Berkshire Council not to lift the current restrictive covenant(s) or other restrictions.

The aim of the petition is to prevent Sovereign Housing Association’s proposals to redevelop the site without alternative accommodation being available within the village to Windmill Court residents, that would allow them to retain family and/or personal ties.

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Community Grant Fund

The Council is excited to announce its new Community Grant Fund.

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Outdoor Gym Equipment on Fairground

The outdoor gym equipment has now been installed on the Fairground but the equipment is currently closed off until the health and safety inspection has been completed.

The area will remain sectioned off and unavailable for use until next week when the safety inspection is carried out.  

Once opened, the outdoor gym will be for the use of adults and children over 14 and we look forward to seeing it used as part of people's fitness routines.

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Village Defibrillators - Update 9th August 2022

Further to the recall by the manufacturers, the defibrillators at:

- Mortimer Surgery, 72 Victoria Road

- Sansome & George Estate Agents, 45 West End Road

- Horse And Groom Public House, The Street

are temporarily unavailable whilst being upgraded and will be back online as soon as possible.  

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