West Berkshire Council

Countryside Management in West Berkshire

Management of commons, country parks and nature reserves

West Berkshire Council has entered into an innovative partnership with the Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wildlife Trust (BBOWT), who now manage our commons, country parks and nature reserves. 

BBOWT have a great deal of experience in conservation, but also in making the countryside easy to access and enjoy for visitors and local people alike.

Links to the sites that are now managed by BBOWT are listed below:

Nature Reserves

Nature Discovery Centre, Thatcham

Greenham & Crookham Common

Hosehill Lake, Theale

Padworth Common

Paices Wood, nr Aldermaston

Snelsmore Common, Newbury

Thatcham Reedbeds

Wokefield Common, nr Burghfield Common

If you have queries regarding the management of any of these sites, please contact BBOWT directly.