Katesgrove school received £57,488.50 ‘section 106’ contributions last year

£2.2 million of ‘section 106’ (s106) contributions were spent in Reading in the year ended 31 March 2017, according to a report received by Reading Borough Council’s policy committee on 12 April.

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Cintra Park

The avenue at Cintra Park

Reading’s Cintra Park is a world away from how it was even five years ago. Some ‘orrible kids, dog mess, violence and drugs weren’t uncommon. My cricket team and I even found a shotgun cartridge in the outfield when playing a game one evening.

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Are Reading’s Parks under threat because of budget cuts?

Have your say on the future of public parks.  A national survey has been launched as part of an inquiry by the Communities and Local Government Committee to examine the impact of reduced local authority budgets on parks and consider concerns that their existence is under threat.

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