Local News

Thursday, 16 May, 2013

 At the Annual Meeting on Tuesday Cllr Keith Baker became the first Conservative leader of the Council in 39 years!

Sunday, 28 April, 2013

Whilst welcoming any opportunity to improve the attractiveness of Reading town centre, Caversham Conservative Councillors are calling for equal support for wards north of the River Thames.

Monday, 22 April, 2013

Rob Wilson MP and Cllr Jeanette Skeats welcomed Maria Miller MP, Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport to Reading to be shown around the Reading Abbey ruins and to hear about the all-party supported Reading Borough Council attempts to secure Heritage Lottery Fund grants.

Monday, 22 April, 2013

Reading Conservatives have attacked as misleading and untrue, claims made by Labour’s Transport Lead Cllr Tony Page, that Council plans to cone off and restrict traffic on Reading Bridge in order to create new cycle lanes, were “bilge” and “fantasy”.

Friday, 19 April, 2013

RESIDENTS of Caversham are being urged to sign a petition to stop the demolition of an ageing bus stop. The dark red bus stop opposite the Traveller’s Rest pub in Henley Road is under threat of being pulled down by Reading Borough Council, which says it is not suitable for use by the disabled and would cost too much to repair or replace.

Friday, 19 April, 2013

RESIDENTS of Caversham are being urged to sign a petition to stop the demolition of an ageing bus stop. The dark red bus stop opposite the Traveller’s Rest pub in Henley Road is under threat of being pulled down by Reading Borough Council, which says it is not suitable for use by the disabled and would cost too much to repair or replace.

Monday, 15 April, 2013

Reading Conservatives have expressed grave concerns over plans to close one lane of traffic on Reading Bridge in order to accommodate two new cycle lanes. 

Tuesday, 9 April, 2013

We have opened a book of condolence for Baroness Thatcher at our Caversham office so that members and supporters can pay their respects.

If you wish to write in this Book the office is open Monday to Friday 9-1pm and 2pm-5pm. 12a South View Park is off Marsack Street in Caversham RG4 5AF.

Wednesday, 20 March, 2013

It is great news that as a result of the tendering process, GP services at Priory Avenue Surgery are going to get better. The surgery will still provide all the same services it does now, but opening hours are actually going to be extended to 7 days a week.