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Executive meeting: Council leader calls for residents to follow covid-restrictions to remain in Tier 1

Jess Warren
Speaking at the executive meeting, Cllr John Halsall reiterated calls for the public to follow covid-restrictions and pledged to “eliminate poverty in the borough....
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Parliament speech was thanks to residents, says council leader

Phil Creighton
Cllr John Halsall has thanked residents for speaking up over planning reform worries following Theresa May's speech in Parliament....
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Wokingham Borough Council leader says challenging Tory ministers over housing is a huge task

Phil Creighton
A week after the council launched its campaign to fight housing numbers, leader John Halsall said he is determined to challenge his own party....
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TONY JOHNSON: The wrong plot

Tony Johnson
If Robert Jenrick’s planning reforms launched in early August have taught us anything, it’s that you shouldn’t trust Government Ministers with anything complicated or difficult....
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Wokingham borough residents urged to fight plan for 1,600 new homes a year

Jess Warren
Residents are being asked to do four things: write to their MP, write to the housing minister, sign the petition and fill out the consultation....
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TONY JOHNSON: Housing plan B

Phil Creighton
Last week was a bad one for Government ministers – struggling with the numbers. In Housing, Robert Jenrick had side-stepped numbers completely, launching his Planning...
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‘It would mean 1,635 homes being built here every year’ – Wokingham council leader’s anger over planning white paper

Phil Creighton
IT APPEARS that the government is not taking seriously a threat by the leader of the council to protest naked unless housing numbers in Wokingham...