West Berkshire Council

Grass Cutting Schedules

Maintenance of grass verges on highways

We cut grass verges in urban areas ten times each year.  Verges on rural roads are cut twice a year.
The table below shows the approximate dates when each cut starts. These may vary slightly depending on weather conditions.

Grass Cutting Schedule
Urban VergesRural Verges

Cut 10 commences mid-September


Cut 9 commences late August


Cut 8 commences early August


Cut 7 commences mid-July


Cut 6 commences late June


Cut 5 commences early June

Cut 2 commences early June

Cut 4 commences mid-May


Cut 3 commences late April


Cut 2 commences early April

Cut 1 commences early April

Cut 1 commences early March


You can see the verges we maintain by consulting our online map.

If you notice any problem with an urban or rural grass verge, report it to us via our online form.

Who To Contact

West Berkshire Council's Grounds Maintenance Manager with responsibility for parks and open spaces

01635 519553