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wishing everyone a very happy 2018

Happy New Year!            Happy New Year!   We wish you all a very happy, healthy and prosperous 2018. Did you know that 2018 will be the Chinese Year of the Dog?  Their new year starts on Friday 16th February 2018.  The date varies each year according to the lunar cycle.  2017 was the Year of…
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to enable all the scaffolding to be removed

M4 Bridges Closed This Weekend   According to information from Highways England the local M4 bridges will be closed this weekend, to enable all the scaffolding to be removed.   The road over the M4 bridge on Chapel Lane between Frilsham and Yattendon will be closed from 06:00 on Saturday 13th to 06:00 on Sunday…
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Consultation on charges for green waste collection

Charges for green waste collection   Charges for green waste collection from April 2018 are being proposed by West Berkshire Council in a consultation on its website.  Under these proposals, WBC will introduce charges of around £50 per household for garden waste collection from 2018.  Only subscribers to the service would be able to continue…
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