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Reading Buses to reduce services again – and mothball the Lion 4

Phil Creighton
One of the bus routes that links Wokingham with Bracknell and Reading is being axed as passenger numbers plummet during the coronavirus pandemic. Reading Buses...
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'Noise from Clap For Carers made the hairs on the back of my neck stand up,' says RBH chief

Phil Creighton
The round of applause for health workers has been just the tonic for staff working at the Royal Berkshire Hospital. At 8pm last night, millions...
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John Lewis stores to close and staff to be redeployed to Waitrose stores

Phil Creighton
JOHN LEWIS stores, including Reading’s Heelas, are to close to allow the company’s workforce to help out in sister chain Waitrose. The company announced today...
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Wokingham dog groomer launches pup-friendly stickers for shops, cafes and pubs across borough

Jess Warren
“We have been round the town centre and given all the dog-friendly places stickers for their doors and windows... my next location to visit is...
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Carphone Warehouse to close branches – including Wokingham borough stores – by Friday, April 3

Phil Creighton
WOKINGHAM’S branches of the Carphone Warehouse are to close as the parent company restructures its business and makes 2,900 people redundant. The chain, which has...
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Supermarkets team up to urge customers to show consideration as they shop

Phil Creighton
As supermarkets join forces to urge shoppers to exercise restraint when filling their shopping trollies, stores have been full, with queues building before they opened...
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Woodley's first vegan market see shoppers snap up a range of meat-free treats

Phil Creighton
IT RAINED, some stalls stayed away due to coronavirus, but it still sparkled, and shoppers came out in a show of support.  Woodley’s first vegan...