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Reading & W Berks councils unite & win a small victory against government housing policy
In good news a small, but significant victory has been won against a piece of government housing policy so absurd that that well known bastion of the loony left*  West Berkshire council went to court alongside Reading Borough council to stop it. It comes to...
In good news a small, but significant victory has been won against a piece of government housing policy so absurd that that well known bastion of the loony left* West Berkshire council went to court alongside Reading Borough ...
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A couple of weeks ago I went to meet a group of campaigners from Reading Mencap who are part of the 'Hear my voice' campaign.  They asked me some big questions and I tried to give straight answers. It was filmed and they've...
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Very proud that Reading Labour worked in partnership with UNISON to making this happen. 
I am so proud that after signing the UNISION Ethical Care Charter last year Reading Council has just 'gone live' with its new Home Care Framework.  Any provider who receives business from the council under this framework will...
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Photos from #rdg  #rdguk Care and Support Conference yesterday #socialcare - coming together to tackle the next 10 years
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not sure my pun will be appreciated by everyone but...
Reading council today launched a benefit take up campaign, initially particularly aimed at pensioners. With the poisonous narrative from certain politicians and some people in the media about ‘benefit scroungers’ and th...
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Budget consultation launched in #rdg #rdguk
A THREE month public consultation exercise on a major package of saving, efficiency and income proposals opens today (Friday July 24). Reading Borough Council estimates it needs to save a further £39 million between now and 2019. That is because since 2013/...
A THREE month public consultation exercise on a major package of saving, efficiency and income proposals opens today (Friday July 24). Reading Borough Council estimates it needs to save a further £39 million between now a...
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It's no secret that over the coming months and years Reading Council, like local government across the country will face very tough challenges - financial as a result of the chocies we expect the Conservatives in government t...
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Today is an important step in a crucial time for Care and Support in Reading. We have a mixture of plenary sessions and breakout sessions and I hope that we all will be able to both benefit from this and share expertise. ...
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Since I signed the MND Charter a couple of months ago decided to be a good sport about the ice bucket challenge. Donation made etc. Thsnks (I guess) Duncan for the nomination. Nominating Sophia James John Ennis Daya Pal Signh- Cllrs who I think might do it!
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My friend and colleague Richard Davies quoted below - nothing to add! Council Helping to Bring Empty Homes Back into Use 29/01/2014 Reading Borough Council Press Release Reading Borough Council is helping to bring unused acco...
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Councillor and Accountancy Tutor
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  • Self Employed
    Professional Trainer, 2013 - present
  • Reading Borough Council
    Councillor, 2010 - present
  • BPP Professional Education
    Accountancy Tutor, 2007 - 2013
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Labour councillor, mum, married to teacher, live in Reading, accountant
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I am a Labour councillor in Reading: cabinet member for Housing and Neighbourhoods and represent Whitley ward. I am also a qualified accountant and work as an accountancy lecturer in the private sector.

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Reading, UK
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Durham, UK - Abingdon, UK - Billericay, UK - Sheffield, UK - Notingham UK - Oxford UK
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