Tag : COVID-19

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COVID-19: Madejski Stadium opens as mass vaccination centre this morning

Jess Warren
“This has been a genuine team effort, working with our local authority and health colleagues to set up an amazing site with the potential to...
Coronavirus Featured Wokingham

TAKE OUT TO HELP OUT: ‘Every time you buy a takeaway meal, you’re helping to pay my wages’ – the difference you can make by supporting local businesses during lockdown

Charlotte King
OUR campaign to encourage Wokingham borough residents to buy a takeaway to support local businesses this lockdown has been receiving a groundswell of support. Launched...
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REVIEW OF THE YEAR: November 2020 – Lockdown returns, but schools stay open

Phil Creighton
A second national lockdown was announced, although it was very different to the first. Unlike March, schools remained open, and non-essential retailers were allowed to...
Coronavirus Featured Wokingham

Coronavirus: Rate per 100,000 rises again in Wokingham as UK records its highest-ever daily total

Phil Creighton
ALTHOUGH there has been a decrease in the number of positive coronavirus cases reported in Wokingham borough today, the weekly rate per 100,000 has crept...
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REVIEW OF THE YEAR 2020: August 2020 – The big reopen as life feels more normal

Phil Creighton
August was the month that life started to return to new normal. With pubs and restaurants taking part in Eat Out To Help Out, leisure...
Coronavirus People Wokingham

REVIEW OF THE YEAR: April 2020 – Lockdown life and the mad dash for PPE

Phil Creighton
LOCKDOWN was the new normal for the country as stay at home became a fact of life. Pupils remained off school and it seemed quite...
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Our hospital is open and a safe place to attend appointments says RBH acting chief exec

John Wakefield
THE ROYAL Berkshire Hospital is calling for residents to follow the hands, face space guidance to limit the spread of Covid-19. Nicky Lloyd, acting chief...