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More than £800,000 avaliable to organisations supporting victims of domestic violence

Jess Warren
“We hope that being able to offer more than £800,000 will give support to victims of these heinous crimes through these organisations.”...
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Wokingham charities continue to support community during lockdown

Angela Garwood
Charities and organisations across the borough are working together to support the community during the coronavirus crisis....
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Borough sources PPE supply from private sales and donations

Jess Warren
“The real problem is not joining the EU schemes. It’s not a decision in the best interests of the population, but an ideological decision."...
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Domestic abuse charity warns against sharing viral posts offering codeword-based help

Jess Warren
AS DOMESTIC abuse concerns continue to rise across the country, warnings have been made against sharing viral social media posts offering help. Over the past...
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Council redeploys staff to support community throughout coronavirus crisis

Daisy Hanson
Wokingham Borough Council says it has identified the key skills of its employees and placed them in positions to support vital voluntary groups, such as...
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GIVE HELP, GET HELP: Charities unite to coordinate borough's volunteers during coronavirus crisis

Jess Warren
Residents who need help and support due to self-isolation are urged to ring Citizens Advice, where their needs will be assessed, and they will be...