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Calls for councils to get PPE funding as part of Government’s Coronavirus winter care plans

Phil Creighton
THE GOVERNMENT’S new plan for adult social care this winter must receive regular funding reviews.  That’s the view of the Local Government Association’s community wellbeing...
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Wokingham borough council looks for guidance on appointing Covid-19 marshals

Phil Creighton
Wokingham borough council is still waiting for guidance on the Covid Marshal scheme....
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COVID-19: Tough autumn lies ahead warns Sonning’s health professor

Sue Corcoran
Last Sunday’s figure, 2,988, was the highest since May. Professor Ben Cowling, who studies disease spread, expects UK pubs and bars will be closed “fairly...
Coronavirus Featured Wokingham

New coronavirus rules: No wedding receptions, ten-pin bowling or ice skating and additional places where face coverings are needed

Phil Creighton
A DECISION to allow people to attend wedding receptions from tomorrow has been delayed – meaning families will be unable to celebrate with the bride...
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Wokingham supermarket isolates two staff members after positive coronavirus tests

Phil Creighton
A WOKINGHAM supermarket has isolated two staff members after they tested positive for coronavirus.  Wokingham.Today was contacted by readers concerned that there had been cases...
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Coronavirus: ‘Make the data available for all tests and not just positive ones’

Jess Warren
"The new data in the dashboard does not give councils the information they need to identify specifically where in their area outbreaks are occurring in...
Coronavirus Education Featured Politics Wokingham

Schools reopening: Call for Government to do more to reassure parents that it will be safe

Phil Creighton
THE GOVERNMENT needs to do more to reassure parents that schools will be safe to return to in September.  Earlier today, Education Secretary Gavin Williamson...