Thames Valley Police come to the Whitley Hub Café on 9 July

The Church and Whitley neighbourhood policing team will hold a Have Your Say Meeting on Monday 9 July at 10.00am at the Whitley Hub Café on Northumberland Avenue, Whitley.

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The fate of the Whitley Conduit

Drawing of the Whitley Conduit 1908 by Mr T.T. Cumming – Berks, Bucks & Oxon Archaeological Journal Vol 14

The Whitley Conduit on Highgrove Street was probably Reading Abbey’s drinking water source until the Abbey’s dissolution in the sixteenth century. The conduit existed at least until 1908, when Edward Margrett described the remains and requested that the municipal authorities repair it. But what happened to it after that?

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