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Questions over unspent housing maintenance money

At last Thursday’s Executive meeting, Cllr Phil Challis (Liberal Democrat Councillor for Loddon ward) asked a question concerning Wokingham Borough Council’s failure to spend the £451,000 it had allocated for housing maintenance in the last financial year. Cllr Challis said: ‘I was extremely shocked to learn that £451,000, which is a substantial amount of money, […]

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Care Charges Consultation Conundrum

At last Thursday’s Executive meeting Cllr Prue Bray, the leader of the Liberal Democrat Group on Wokingham Borough Council, asked a question about the Council’s consultation on the proposed changes to charges for day care, home care and respite care. Cllr Bray said; ‘The Conservative-led Council is currently undertaking a consultation on the proposed changes […]

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Council fails to spend allocated money on housing maintenance

Wokingham Liberal Democrats were surprised to learn that £451,000 allocated in the last financial year by Wokingham Borough Council for housing maintenance has not been spent. Instead, £400,000 of the £451,000 has been carried forward to this financial year. Cllr Phil Challis (Liberal Democrat Councillor for Loddon Ward) said, ‘I am shocked that money allocated […]

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