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We want your views on Wokingham Town Centre

Dr Alex Can, a local doctor and keen cyclist and local resident, has started a petition to make it permanent and a local shopkeeper has started one in opposition, you can find them here:

Universities, free thought and peer reviewed research

Some universities are said to be in financial trouble. It has arisen because they have expanded, offering many places to overseas students, only to find that model  poses difficulties at a time of retrenchment for international travel and exchange.

We are supporting those who need it most… 

Around 1,483,000 children are attending an educational setting – including 405,000 children of critical workers.

£164 million worth of free school meal vouchers have been redeemed.

Over 3.7 million food boxes have been distributed to those who are shielded.

Labour's Tax Bombshell

Labour is still not coming clean about their plans for painful new taxes on people’s homes and savings, which would hit millions of families with a bill of £2,500 a year.

Conservatives support Wokingham Pride

"Freedom lies at the heart of our Party’s values and we will always stand up for the rights of LGBT people to live and love without fear."

Finding Freedom

To some the full relaxations of rules imposed to fight Covid 19 cannot come soon enough.

Wokingham Borough COVID update

Testing was not widespread at the beginning at the pandemic.  In the early stages only hospital patients and staff were tested. This means there has always been an underestimate.