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More costs and delays for the Park and (No) Ride at Thames Valley Park

COMMUTERS will have to wait longer to use a new park and ride bus service while the potential cost to council taxpayers rises “significantly”. getreading, 29 April 2020 Get the low down on the cock up that resulted in the Park and (No) Ride that has desecrated Broken Brow at Thames Valley Park. The business …

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OBJECT NOW to the East Reading MRT

This is an old post. It is part of our archive, which records our successful campaign against the East Reading MRT in 2017 and 2018. Send your Objection to Reading Council OBJECT Send your Objection to Wokingham Council OBJECT Anyone can object! You don’t need to live locally or be a resident in Reading or Wokingham. …

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Why the East Reading flyover will endanger cyclists

soar The dangers of the East Reading MRT will outweigh the benefits for cyclists.Sold as a “segregated” fast track public transport, pedestrian and cycle route, the concrete flyover is in reality only partly segregated. It will bring cyclists and general traffic into conflict at a new junction with Napier road, along Napier road and at …

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NEWS FLASH Wokingham to decide on the MRT flyover on the 12 December 2018

This is an old post. It is part of our archive, which records our successful campaign against the East Reading MRT in 2017 and 2018. On the 30 November we learned that Wokingham’s Planning committee will be deciding on the MRT on 12 December. Their planning officer is recommending that the plan is approved, but …

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Failed MRT scheme cost Reading Borough Council more than £800k

On the 1st February 2019 Tevye Markson @TevyeMarksonLDR Local Democracy Reporter for the Reading Chronicle reported that the failed fly over cost even more than previously thought. Failed MRT scheme cost Reading Borough Council more than £800k Here is his article: The failed East Reading Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) project has cost Reading Borough Council …

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