West Berkshire Council


  • There is to be a new BMX Track on the Western side of the Henwick Sports Ground in Thatcham.
    11:56am - 13 Jan 17
  • The relaxing power of nature and friendly companionship are at the heart of a new dementia friendly project.
    12:07pm - 11 Jan 17
  • West Berkshire Council will commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) at 11am on Friday 27 January at their Market Street offices, Newbury.
    03:17pm - 6 Jan 17
  • West Berkshire Council is to take over the running of the Birchwood Care Home from 1 June 2017.
    05:13pm - 3 Jan 17
  • Eight West Berkshire Libraries could remain open by harnessing the enthusiasm and goodwill of communities.
    11:09am - 23 Dec 16
  • Construction of a new junction on the A339 has reached a major milestone, with the opening of a new network of footpaths on the west side of the A339 and in Victoria Park.
    02:01pm - 15 Dec 16
  • A consultation has begun on changes to the Housing Site Allocation Plan
    08:54am - 13 Dec 16
  • The 2016 Community Champions have been announced by West Berkshire Council.
    12:59pm - 9 Dec 16
  • Poultry owners should keep poultry and other captive birds indoors to reduce the risk of Avian Influenza.
    03:38pm - 7 Dec 16
  • As winter sets in, West Berkshire residents are encouraged to play their part and report issues with council-maintained equipment and spaces.
    02:42pm - 7 Dec 16
  • West Berkshire Museum is celebrating the changing fashions of wedding dresses and traditions in a new special exhibition.
    03:22pm - 30 Nov 16
  • Town and parish councils given more information how they could support local libraries.
    04:24pm - 29 Nov 16
  • Drop-in event for residents wanting to learn more about preventing flooding.
    07:56am - 28 Nov 16
  • The number of councillors could reduce from 52 to around 42.
    02:50pm - 23 Nov 16
  • With colder weather on the way, the council is ready to keep people on the move with its winter plan for key routes across the district.
    11:35am - 31 Oct 16
  • Blogs

    Children and Family Services Improvement Blog
    Latest post: Quality, not just Quantity
    A339 Widening and Fleming Road Junction Blog
    Latest post: A339 Project Update - End of Week 48
    Digital Services Blog
    Latest post: Booking Dot West Berkshire
    Re-designing how the council takes bookings
    Safer West Berkshire Blog
    Latest post: Recognise - Prevent and Safeguarding
    Planning Policy News
    Latest post: Compton Neighbourhood Area Designation
    West Berkshire Children in Care Council Blog
    Latest post: Past CiCC members say what difference being part of it made to them
    Health and Wellbeing in Schools Blog
    Latest post: Health and Wellbeing in Schools - update January 2017
    Public Health Blog
    Latest post: Take Part in Dry January 2017!


    West Berkshire Council School Term Dates 2018/19
    Consultation on proposed term dates for 2018/19
    Start: 2017-01-09
    End: 2017-02-24
    Results: 2017-05-24
    Proposed Nominations for the Local List of Heritage Assets 2017
    Have your say on the assets being proposed for the local list
    Start: 2016-12-22
    End: 2017-01-19
    Results: 2017-03-19
    East Ilsley Village - Introduction of 20mph Speed Limit REF 004815MS
    Statutory Advertisement of a Traffic Regulation Order
    Start: 2016-12-15
    End: 2017-01-08
    Results: 2017-02-17
    Housing Site Allocations DPD Proposed Main Modifications
    Main modifications proposed by the Inspector
    Start: 2016-12-12
    End: 2017-01-30
    Results: 2017-05-30
    Westbrook, Boxford - Proposed 20mph Speed Limit REF 004814MS
    Statutory Advertisement of a Traffic Regulation Order
    Start: 2016-12-08
    End: 2016-12-29
    Results: 2017-01-05
    Admission Arrangements 2018/19 for Community and Voluntary Controlled Schools
    We are seeking your views on proposed changes to admission arrangements for West Berkshire schools for 2018/19
    Start: 2016-12-01
    End: 2017-01-31
    Results: 2017-03-30

    Who To Contact

    Contact details for West Berkshire Council's Public Relations Team

    (01635) 519125