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    Response to Budget Consultation 2017

    I fully understand the financial predicament of Local Councils following the central government’s complete withdrawal of the Revenue Support grant by 2020; for Bracknell Forest- a hole of £23.5m. I also appreciate all the work being done in the Transformation Teams to identify savings by considering different ways of delivering service.

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    Great Hollands North Autumn News

    From Councillor Mary Temperton: Keeping her residents informed Dear Resident, This letter is to update you on all that has been happening during the summer months. I have continued to do regular street surgeries and I am in the Look In café every Wednesday from 12.00 until 1.00pm. The issues raised have included street lighting; […]

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    Crisis in youth homelessness

    The full extent of youth homelessness is more than eight times higher than the Government admits. Some 136,000 young people aged between 16 and 24 in England and Wales sought emergency housing in the past year, according to an analysis by the Centrepoint charity of 275 Freedom of Information responses from local authorities. Only 16,000 young […]

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    Volunteering – Good For Society

    Have you ever spent time chatting to a lonely neighbour? Picked a friend’s child up from school? Helped an elderly relative with their shopping? If so, how did it feel? Chances are, it just felt good!

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Election Results

> 30.2% vote share and +13.3% gain in 2017 General Election.

> Won Reading Borough Council
(31 Seats) and Slough Borough Council
(12 out of the 14 Seats).

> Increased vote share in Thames
Valley Police Commissioner elections
(46% LAB).

> Won the London Assembly (12 Seats) and the Welsh Assembly for the 5th time (29 Seats).

> New city mayors in London, Salford, Liverpool and Bristol.

> 13 Labour Police Commissioners elected nationwide (3 gains from CON)

> 1326 Councillors elected nationwide controlling 58 Councils.

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