More Family Homes For Reading With Labour

Your Labour Council is setting an example by pushing forward the largest Council home building programme in a generation. We will deliver over 300 new Council homes across Reading in the next four years. This also includes new community centres, new key worker housing and new extra-care homes so that everyone has the chance to thrive in Reading…

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Labour Takes Reading To TOP FIVE On Climate Action

Reading’s Labour Council is one of the top local authorities in the UK for tackling the Climate Emergency. We’re one of just 95 towns and cities GLOBALLY to achieve the top score in the Carbon Disclosure Project’s ‘gold standard’.

With Labour, Reading Borough Council has reduced its carbon footprint by almost 70% in just 12 years…

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Reading Labour Manifesto 2022

Reading Labour on Reading District Council

Find below Reading Labour’s Manifesto for the 2022 local elections in Reading Borough, held on Thursday 5th May.

The Manifesto maintains and enhances our commitments from last year – building a consistent and aspirational vision for Reading.

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Families in Reading face £24.9 million Conservative tax hike, £348 per worker – new analysis

New figures released by Reading Labour reveal that families in Reading are facing a £24.9 million National Insurance Contributions [NICs] hike thanks to the latest Tory tax rise. Under the Conservatives’ plans to raise National Insurance this April, the average employee in Reading will pay an extra £348 in NICs alone.

The increase pushes taxes up to a 70-year high – and comes at a time when energy bills are set to rise by almost £700 and inflation is at a 30-year high…

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