Local News

Prospect Street Petition

Please add your support to the Online Petition calling for an urgent Safety Review of the Zebra Crossing on Prospect Street

Conservative Questions Blocked on S106 Spending

Conservative Councillors were denied the opportunity to ask urgent questions about recent press reports highlighting a worrying lack of robustness with the allocation of public funds.

New permanent site for the Heights Primary announced

Rob Wilson MP has today received confirmation from the Education Funding Agency (EFA) that it will be pursuing Mapledurham Playing Fields for the permanent home of The Heights Primary School.

Smooth News for Southlake!

Cllr Blumenthal welcomes the news that Fairwater Drive re-surfacing will be completed in October.

Leader Cllr Jeanette Skeats welcomes excellent election results

Reading Conservative Group Leader Cllr Jeanette Skeats has thanked all involved in the Reading East election campaign. Across the Reading Borough Wards there was a 4% swing from Labour to Conservatives and in some of Labour's key heartland wards the swing was even larger.

Local Election Success!

Reading East Conservatives are celebrating Rob Wilson’s great victory and are delighted that he will continue to represent Reading East as our MP in Westminster for a third term.

The General Election Campaign has begun!

The election campaign has been in full swing this week following the dissolution of Parliament and Rob has been out and about in Reading East, knocking on doors and speaking to local residents. He has been greatly encouraged by the reaction on the doorstep and many residents support the Conservatives.

Concern about safety in Caversham

Caversham ward Conservative candidate Claire McDonald has questioned the Labour-led Reading Council about the effectiveness and safety of the new mini roundabouts in the centre of Caversham.