West Berkshire Council


  • The council will start maintenance and resurfacing work on the A339 on Monday 21 August
    04:32pm - 18 Aug 17
  • In this, the first year of the new 'linear' A Level Assessment, over one fifth of the 2,786 West Berkshire entries achieved the highest grades of A/A*.
    04:19pm - 18 Aug 17
  • Car parks across West Berkshire have been recognised as being some of the safest in the country.
    12:04pm - 18 Aug 17
  • Richard Benyon MP, visited the Flood Alleviation building site at Tull Way in Thatcham yesterday.
    12:22pm - 11 Aug 17
  • West Berkshire Council has won an appeal made by two developers seeking to build 760 houses in Thatcham.
    08:20am - 10 Aug 17
  • As of Monday September 4, there will be a charge for disposing of soil, rubble, ceramics, plasterboard and tyres.
    02:48pm - 7 Aug 17
  • West Berkshire is flying the Green Flag as having some of the UK's very best green spaces.
    04:40pm - 26 Jul 17
  • Final phase of superfast broadband project begins.
    10:12am - 25 Jul 17
  • Inkpen Primary School has retained it's 'Good' rating following an Ofsted inspection which found it provides a good quality of education and a caring atmosphere in which children learn.
    11:17am - 24 Jul 17
  • If you are aged between 15 and 19 years old and want a chance to get behind the wheel, book onto West Berkshire Council's DriveStart experience day on Thursday 27 July.
    11:13am - 24 Jul 17
  • Fancy yourself as a super sleuth? Then come and take part in the Animal Antics Summer Reading Challenge at your local West Berkshire library.
    02:04pm - 13 Jul 17
  • West Berkshire Council is offering a free Cyber-security workshop.
    02:23pm - 12 Jul 17
  • OFSTED inspection finds Children and Family Service to be 'Good'.
    11:56am - 7 Jul 17
  • West Berkshire Council offers Bikeability, a national cycle training programme from the Department of Transport, designed to help your child become a more confident and safer road user.
    10:49am - 6 Jul 17
  • Reassurance offered following Grenfell tower tragedy.
    11:42am - 5 Jul 17
  • Reading Buses, working in partnership with West Berkshire Council, have officially launched a new mobile app on the 'Kennections' local bus routes serving Newbury, Thatcham and the surrounding area.
    03:02pm - 28 Jun 17
  • Events will provide advice and support to carers.
    02:07pm - 12 Jun 17
  • Berkshire's largest heated outdoor swimming pool is to open on Friday 9 June.
    08:52am - 7 Jun 17
  • Advice offered on lowering energy bills.
    11:09am - 5 Jun 17
  • Initiative delivers books to people in their homes.
    10:04am - 24 May 17
  • Residents in Stratfield Mortimer to have say on neighbourhood plan.
    11:32am - 15 May 17
  • New customer switchboard number is 01635 551111.
    09:11am - 3 May 17
  • Blogs

    Tull Way Flood Alleviation Scheme Blog
    Latest post: Tull Way FAS Update - End of Week 11
    Children and Family Services Improvement Blog
    Latest post: Drinking tea in the improvement garden
    Digital Services Blog
    Latest post: Time Shift
    Our website isn't just for when other channels are unavailable
    Building Communities Together Blog
    Latest post: Recognise - Prevent and Safeguarding
    Planning Policy News
    Latest post: Stratfield Mortimer Neighbourhood Development Plan
    Health and Wellbeing in Schools Blog
    Latest post: Health and Wellbeing in Schools - Update June 2017
    Public Health Blog
    Latest post: How much have you moved today?


    Speed Limit Review - Hamstead Marshall 30mph and 40mph: REF 005355MS
    Statutory notice of a Traffic Regulation Order
    Start: 2017-08-03
    End: 2017-08-24
    Results: 2017-10-30
    Scam Awareness Month 2017
    Help us to protect our residents from scams
    Start: 2017-07-01
    End: 2017-07-31
    Results: 2017-10-30
    Draft Short Breaks Services Statement 2017
    Have your say on our draft Statement
    Start: 2017-06-14
    End: 2017-07-23
    Results: 2017-10-30
    Electoral Review of West Berkshire Council
    Have your say on our ward boundaries - extended consultation
    Start: 2017-06-13
    End: 2017-11-06
    Results: 2018-01-16
    Parking Review Amendment 25 - Thatcham Station: REF 005269MS
    Statutory advertisement of Traffic Regulation Order
    Start: 2017-06-01
    End: 2017-06-22
    Results: 2017-09-01
    Minerals and Waste Local Plan - Preferred Options
    Proposed policies to guide minerals and waste development in the future, including proposed sites for allocation for mineral extraction.
    Start: 2017-05-19
    End: 2017-06-30
    Results: 2017-12-30

    Who To Contact

    Contact details for West Berkshire Council's Public Relations Team

    (01635) 519125