News

Public Consultation Regarding Kennet Valley Primary School

Published: 26 Sep 22

A public consultation is being held regarding Kennet Valley Primary School. West Berkshire Council are consulting on a proposal to open a new educational provision for twelve children with SEMH needs on the site of the school. Read More...

Fire Service Safe and Well Visits

Published: 26 Sep 22

Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service provides a 'Safe and Well Visit' to all Berkshire residents. This free service provides vulnerable residents with tailored fire safety advice, smoke detection, hearing impaired alarms (if needed) and well-being advice with signposting to additional agencies. Read More...

Emergency Cost of Living Crisis Fund Launched

Published: 26 Sep 22

Greenham Trust and West Berkshire Council have launched a £100,000 Emergency Cost of Living Crisis Fund to help charities support those affected by unaffordable hikes in energy prices and double-digit inflation. Read More...

Reading Triathlon Road Closures

Published: 8 Sep 22

The following roads will be closed at some point between 7am and 3pm on Sunday 11th September in order to hold the annual Reading Triathlon: • Berrys Lane • Kirtons Farm Road • Kybes Lane (between Kirtons Farm Road & Pingewood Road South) Access will be maintained for emergency services as well as residents and those with a genuine access need. A plan of the closure can be found at https://one.network/tm#tm/plan/edit/130834554 Read More...

Calcot Singing for the Brain

Published: 1 Sep 22

Singing for the Brain is a social activity for people with dementia and their carers taking place on the first Tuesday of the month at Kennet Valley Free Church. Read More...

Healthcare Travel Costs Scheme

Published: 30 Aug 22

Did you know that patients and carers on low incomes can reclaim their travel costs for attending hospital appointments? If you’re a patient or carer who receives benefits or is on a low income, you may be eligible to claim back the cost of travelling to specialist healthcare appointments by public transport or car. Read More...

£100,000 available to community groups to help prevent crime across Thames Valley

Published: 23 Aug 22

The Community Fund provides a bi-annual grant funding opportunity to both voluntary and community groups across the Thames Valley. Read More...

Community Litter Pick Event: Saturday, 24th September 2022

Published: 22 Aug 22

Holybrook Parish Council are taking part in The Great Big Green Week this September by organising a Community Litter Pick on Saturday, 24th September. Read More...

Moving Traffic Offences Enforcement Powers Consultation - Feedback Required by 20/09/2022

Published: 22 Aug 22

West Berkshire Council would like to know your views on the new powers they will be applying for to improve road safety and tackle congestion. Read More...

Developer Presentation - Land West of Dorking Way

Developer Presentation - Land West of Dorking Way

Published: 16 Aug 22

Residents are invited to attend a presentation and question and answer session given by the developer of the proposed care home for land on Dorking Way. Read More...

West Berkshire Local Plan

Published: 5 Jul 22

Dear Residents Please see the update about the West Berkshire Local Plan. Read More...

Lost Property

Lost Property

Published: 28 Jun 22

Found in Linear Park Read More...

The Bird Cherry Ermine Moth

The Bird Cherry Ermine Moth

Published: 11 May 22

Some people has expressed concern about some of the trees in Linear Park. Please see the attached for further details Read More...

Top Tips for a greener New Year

Published: 4 Jan 22

Here are some top tips for a greener new year from West Berkshire Council. Read More...

Bath Road / M4 Junction 12 closure

Published: 11 Jun 21

This is to enable Highways England to carry out a traffic signal upgrade. The works will take place on week days only from Monday 26th June 2021, for a period of 15 weeks, between 9.00pm - 6.00am. Read More...

PLEASE REGISTER YOUR BIKES

Published: 24 Jan 20

Thames Valley Police no longer accept bikes that have been found by a member of the public or take reports of lost bikes. Please read for more information. Read More...