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Recycling and Waste Services from 31st Jan 2011

From the 31 January 2011 Runnymede Borough Council is making changes to the way it collects recycling and waste.

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Entrance exams and Open Days at Luckley-Oakfield School

If you are looking for a high class education for your daughter, visit Luckley-Oakfield School, an Independent Day and Boarding School for girls aged 11-18 years.

The school has high expectations for all its students, achieves excellent academic results and is proud of its exceptional added-value record. Pastoral care is considered paramount because every girl is important. Luckley students encounter rich and varied opportunities both inside and outside of the classroom, through which to develop their self-confidence and skills.

Flexi, weekly and full boarding provides a wonderful ‘home from home’ for students. The boarding community creates a supportive, stimulating and happy environment for students both from the UK and overseas. Luckley-Oakfield is set in beautiful Berkshire countryside with outstanding facilities and grounds.

If you think this may be the right school for your daughter, contact the Registrar on 0118 974 3221 to arrange to visit. Alternatively, come along to our Open day on Wednesday 16th March from 9.30am to 12 noon.

Entrance exams for September 2011 entry take place on Saturday 15 January (Year 7 entry) and Wednesday 19 January (Year 9 entry).

Coach routes are available from Maidenhead, Cookham, Twyford, Camberley, Sandhurst, Crowthorne, Windlesham, Ascot, Binfield, Hartley Witney, Eversley, Finchampstead, Shiplake, Henley, Wargrave and from Wokingham Station.


"Drink now, pay later" - the economics of 2010?

Mary is the proprietor of a bar in Dublin . She realizes that virtually all of her customers are unemployed alcoholics and, as such, can no longer afford to patronize her bar. To solve this problem, she comes up with new marketing plan that allows her customers to drink now, but pay later. She keeps track of the drinks consumed on a ledger (thereby granting the customers loans).

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New Beginnings - feel positive about your mental health

 Starting 26th January in Chertsey, we are running a 7-week course for people who are learning to manage the day-to-day issues that arise when living or in recovery from a mental health condition. The course will be on Wednesday afternoons and run by two trained facilitators who have experience and understanding of mental health conditions. The group will have no more than 12 participants.

  • Some of the things we will look at are:
  • Problem Solving and Goal Setting
  • Anxiety and Depression Management
  • Triggers and relapse awareness
  • Relaxation Techniques
  • Healthy lifestyle

Learn new skills, meet new friends and increase your confidence. This group approach is friendly, informal and motivating

If you would like to know more, or to book a place on the course please call our freephone number: 0800 988 5520

Surrey Police was of Thefts of tools from vans during the day...

You are all aware of thefts of tools from vans parked overnight, but we would like to alert you to an increase of theft from tradesman's vans during the day.

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Self Advocacy Group for Adults with Aspergers
Self Advocacy Group for Adults with Aspergers

Just Advocacy and the National Autistic Society have partnered to facilitate Self Advocacy Groups for adults who have all been diagnosed with either Asperger syndrome or High Functioning Autism. These groups currently run in 2 locations (Camberley and Reigate) in Surrey. During sessions the topic for discussion is decided by the group (the most popular topics tend to be to do with relationships and managing in difficult or awkward social situations) and everyone is encouraged to share their ideas, potential areas of difficulty and suggestions for coping strategies. The group also goes on regular outings that are decided upon collectively. These have so far taken place locally during normal session hours but the group is planning an outing for the summer that would take them further afield-some suggestions have been to go to London, the coast or a theme park. We do ask for a £1 contribution per session for refreshments and individuals need to fund themselves for outings.

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Charity Choral and Chamber Concert in Royal Holloway's Stunning Chapel
On the 1st June at 1945 the chapel at Royal Holloway will be playing host to an evening of summer songs brought to you by the finest voices and instrumentalists Royal Holloway University has to offer. Music from well known composers, such as Ennio Morricone and Jonathan Dove, will be carefully blended with other lesser known and highly accessible composers such as Classic FM’s ex composer in-residence; Patrick Hawes. His stunning setting of the ‘Song of Songs’ will form the centre part of our concert. With tickets of this charity concert at the very reasonable price of £5, with refreshments included, this concert is surely a perfect way to spend an evening. Come and relax in the comfort of a stunning and beautiful venue as mellifluous melodies fill your ears. The Choir of Royal Holloway has gained a very high reputation through its many broadcasts with the BBC, Classic FM and European Radio and has gained high critical acclaim for focusing its efforts on recording music from the Baltic States. The choir will be performing works from their current disc of music by the Latvian composer Rihards Dubra and works from their forthcoming album of music from the Lithuanian composer; Vytautas Miškinis. So please, come and enjoy some stunning music at top notch standard in a breathtaking setting, what’s not to like? Contact 07895 710106 for tickets and more information or email trolls@hotmail.co.uk