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Council agrees new debt collection plan after bailiff use rises by 71%

Jess Warren
AFTER increasingly sending out bailiffs to collect council tax debts, the council has agreed to better support residents to manage their debts. For the last...
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Parties row over Earley Town Council budget as precept to rise by 15p a week

Phil Creighton
THE Conservatives’ handling of Earley Town Council’s budget has been labelled a ‘mess’ by the new administration, a charge that the party denies. Cllr Clive...
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Police budget proposal for £10 council tax rise set to be approved today

Jess Warren
The Police and Crime Panel will decide on the budget proposal today. If approved, the council tax increase will come into action from Sunday, April...
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Council hopes to install more artworks into Wokingham borough

Phil Creighton
THE Council is planning to introduce more artworks into the town centre, following a row over the cost of a bench installed in Peach Place...
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CITIZENS ADVICE: How to get help with council tax arrears

Jake Morrison
Council tax arrears is the most common debt problem people come to Citizens Advice Wokingham about. In 2018/19 we helped around 150 people with issues...
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PEACH PLACE: ‘Dawnus collapse could be very expensive for Wokingham with the potential for significant delays’

Phil Creighton
OPPOSITION councillors have warned that the collapse of Dawnus could be very expensive of Wokingham Borough Council. On Thursday last week, we revealed that the...
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Wokingham’s council tax to rise 5.49% plus parish precepts

Phil Creighton
WOKINGHAM residents will face a council tax rise of 5.49% plus the parish council precepts, which could add as much as £106.71 to the bill....