West Berkshire Council


  • A rogue trader who defrauded a vulnerable West Berkshire resident has been sentenced.
    12:34pm - 13 Apr 17
  • West Berkshire's Housing Site Allocations Development Plan has been approved.
    12:59pm - 11 Apr 17
  • The Newbury Vision conference will provide an update on the vision and key projects in the town.
    10:39am - 7 Apr 17
  • West Berkshire Council is improving transparency on its performance overview.
    12:28pm - 6 Apr 17
  • Westwood Farm Junior School in Tilehurst has leapt up in Ofsted ratings.
    05:02pm - 5 Apr 17
  • A network of 37 new FREE dog bag dispenser stations was launched in West Berkshire today.
    05:04pm - 3 Apr 17
  • Communities can help shape local service delivery.
    11:47am - 3 Apr 17
  • Children across West Berkshire are invited to take part in a fun-filled morning of cycling in Newbury on Thursday 13 April.
    02:55pm - 30 Mar 17
  • Follow our live blog as we celebrate World Social Work Day.
    05:12pm - 21 Mar 17
  • West Berkshire Council has been awarded a £2.1million share of an £11.6 million grant from the government's Children's Social Care Innovation Programme.
    02:02pm - 21 Mar 17
  • West Berkshire Museum is delighted to announce the opening of the Lives and Landscapes exhibition.
    08:13am - 14 Mar 17
  • Smoking in West Berkshire has fallen to its lowest recorded rate.
    12:58pm - 7 Mar 17
  • A new approach to better coordinate services for people with multiple needs has been launched.
    04:51pm - 6 Mar 17
  • Decision made to help save £580,000.
    09:42am - 3 Mar 17
  • Ramblers also volunteer to support Council countryside team.
    04:01pm - 1 Mar 17
  • Young people spent half term building a 3D printer.
    03:33pm - 28 Feb 17
  • A decision on a new housing development in Sandleford, Newbury has been delayed.
    08:52am - 16 Feb 17
  • West Berkshire Council are encouraging residents to see if they can make savings by signing up to the West Berkshire Energy Switch.
    11:15am - 8 Feb 17
  • Road reopens following year-long bridge replacement project.
    02:11pm - 2 Feb 17
  • Plans for a new library service model have been unveiled.
    12:07pm - 1 Feb 17
  • Council responds to Serious Case Review published by the West Berkshire Safeguarding Children's Board.
    12:06pm - 1 Feb 17
  • A new teaching resource has been developed to help keep young people safe from sexual exploitation and radicalisation.
    10:13am - 27 Jan 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 17 February.
    11:49am - 19 Jan 17
  • Blogs

    Children and Family Services Improvement Blog
    Latest post: It could be YOU!
    A339 Widening and Fleming Road Junction Blog
    Latest post: A339 Project Update - End of Week 59
    Digital Services Blog
    Latest post: Seeing through the eyes of your users
    How your colleagues see things probably isn't the same as your users
    Safer West Berkshire Blog
    Latest post: Recognise - Prevent and Safeguarding
    Planning Policy News
    Latest post: Housing Site Allocations Development Plan Document (DPD) Inspectors Report
    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 March 2017
    Supporting Children and Young People to make informed choices
    Public Health Blog
    Latest post: Warning Signs!


    Pedestrian Improvements on Northcroft Lane, Newbury
    Start: 2017-03-08
    End: 2017-03-22
    Results: 2017-03-31
    Stratfield Mortimer Neighbourhood Development Plan
    Proposed recommendation that the Stratfield Mortimer Neighbourhood Development Plan should progress to referendum
    Start: 2017-03-03
    End: 2017-04-18
    Results: 2017-07-18
    Electoral Review of West Berkshire Council
    Have your say on our ward boundaries
    Start: 2017-01-24
    End: 2017-04-10
    Results: 2017-06-06
    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: 2017-03-22

    Who To Contact

    Contact details for West Berkshire Council's Public Relations Team

    (01635) 519125