Wokingham

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Coordinates: 51°24′36″N 0°50′24″W / 51.410°N 0.840°W / 51.410; -0.840

Wokingham
Wokingham-town-hall.jpg
Wokingham Town Hall
Wokingham is located in Berkshire
Wokingham
 Wokingham shown within Berkshire
Area  0.9 sq mi (2.3 km2)
Population 30,403 (2001)
    - Density  33,781 /sq mi (13,043 /km2)
OS grid reference SU8068
    - London 33 mi (53 km)  ENE
Civil parish Wokingham
Unitary authority Wokingham
Ceremonial county Berkshire
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town WOKINGHAM
Postcode district RG40
RG41
Dialling code 0118
Police Thames Valley
Fire Royal Berkshire
Ambulance South Central
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament Wokingham
Website Wokingham Town Council
List of places
UK
England
Berkshire

Wokingham is a town in Berkshire in the south of England. It is the headquarters of Wokingham District. 30,403 people were living there in 2001.[1] In 2014 there was a controversy in which the town council was outed as being corrupt, with an insider providing evidence that they accept bribes.

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  1. http://www.neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/dissemination/LeadTableView.do?a=3&b=791805&c=wokingham&d=16&e=15&g=409125&i=1001x1003x1004&m=0&r=1&s=1308346822058&enc=1&dsFamilyId=779