Local News

Friday, 24 June, 2016

The British people have voted to leave the European Union. This is the outcome of a democratic process and we must now accept and respect the will of the electorate.

Thursday, 23 June, 2016

Rob reflects on the EU Referendum campaign. A campaign that commentators have continually characterised as heated and passionate, but essentially uninformative.

Thursday, 23 June, 2016

Rob has received another update from Business Improvement District (BID) Manager, Bobby Lonergan, following his call for businesses and organisations to work together to improve the visual appearance of Reading town centre.

Monday, 20 June, 2016

Rob met  Joint-Managing Directors, John Hallows and Brian Parsons, of Porterhouse Medical Ltd, to celebrate its achievement in winning the Queen’s Award for International Trade for outstanding growth in overseas sales over three years.

Friday, 17 June, 2016

Following representations from Rob and Cllrs Hopper and Ballsdon, as well as CADRA and HARC, the Sub-Committee agreed not to proceed with the reversal of priorities at the junction, deciding instead that officers should meet with CADRA and HARC to discuss a more comprehensive solution. 

Monday, 13 June, 2016

The meeting was an opportunity for all stakeholders to receive an update from WBC on its traffic modelling work and establish the next steps towards the completion of the Strategic Outline Business Case for a Third Thames Bridge.

Friday, 10 June, 2016

 Rob joined families at Aisha Masjid & Islamic Centre on London Road to take part in their Family Funday.

Thursday, 9 June, 2016

Rob dropped in to the Charity Volunteer Recruitment Fair at The Oakwood Centre in Woodley which was attended by over 25 charities and organisations to raise awareness of their work and recruit new volunteers.

Wednesday, 8 June, 2016

Reading Borough Council (RBC) has published the Agenda for next week's Traffic Management Sub-Committee meeting, scheduled for 15 June 2016, which includes items on both the zebra crossing in Prospect Street, Caversham, and the junction of Highmoor Road with Albert Road

Wednesday, 8 June, 2016

On Friday 3rd June, Rob joined the celebrations as the Reading Hard of Hearing Club marked its 70th Anniversary with a tea party at Abbey Baptist Church.