Rob Wilson, MP for Reading East, has welcomed the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement that was announced in Parliament earlier today as good news for Reading East.
Rob is sharing this update to keep constitutents informed. The Heights Primary Trust has issued a press release about surveying beginning on a new home for the Heights.
Rob visited the recently-opened Chalkboard Café, which is located at the Lodge in Palmer Park.
Following the Government’s unveiling of a major new prison reform programme, Rob comments on this announcement for Reading Prison, which will be the first of the Victorian prisons to be sold.
On Friday 23 October, Rob joined the celebrations at Reading College, where staff, students and guests marked the 60th anniversary of its official opening at its Kings Road location.
Rob calls upon charity heroes in his constituency to put themselves forward to become the face of #GivingTuesday in the UK.
Miah’s Garden of Gulab from Reading East has been Highly Commended in the prestigious Tiffin Cup competition.
Rob visited Valerie Butler at her home in Woodley, to learn more about how she has benefitted from the befriending service provided by the Link Visiting Scheme.
In Woodley, Rob joined representatives of the Smokefreelife Berkshire team, including ‘Solutionsman’, who urged shoppers in the precinct to find their inner hero and sign-up to the Stoptober campaign.
Rob hails the success of his 9th Reading Job Fair, which was held last week at the Hexagon. The event attracted a record-breaking 80 exhbitors, offering thousands of job seekers a wide range of employment, training and apprenticeship opportunities.