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New Broadmoor Hosptial due to receive first patients before end of the year

At the end of April, the West London NHS Trust took possession of the new Broadmoor Hospital from Kier PLC and have now begun the crucial work of commissioning the site and training the staff on all of its new features.  Last Friday, the local MP, Dr Phillip Lee, together with two senior represen

Boris Johnson visits Thames Valley

Boris Johnson has visited the Thames Valley Police Training facilities in Sulhamstead, Reading.

The visit was arranged by the Police and Crime Commissioner for Thames Valley on the request of Mr Johnson who visited the site for a briefing on policing. 

New local police headquarters secured for Reading

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Thames Valley has today (22/05) announced the exchange of contracts on a new Area Headquarters for Reading Local Policing Area (LPA).

The new Area Headquarters will be at Atlantic House, located off Imperial Way to the south of Reading town centre.

Why I’m voting Conservative in the Europe elections

My postal vote has arrived for the European parliamentary election. Normally I am onto it straight away, signing the form, marking my cross, but I must confess I, along with most other people, am less than enthused about the prospect.