West Berkshire Council


  • 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 - Yesterday
  • The winners of West Berkshire's 15th annual Learner Achievement Awards include a man who fled Syria in 2016.
    08:39am - 26 Jun 17
  • From Monday 3 July, opening hours will change at several West Berkshire Libraries.
    04:21pm - 21 Jun 17
  • The Chaddleworth St Andrew's and Shefford Federation of C of E Primary schools are celebrating the successful outcome of their Ofsted inspection.
    02:04pm - 20 Jun 17
  • Walnut Close Care Home in Thatcham has retained its 'Good' rating.
    12:47pm - 13 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
  • Did you know that West Berkshire has a chequered past with regards to crime?
    11:19am - 26 May 17
  • Initiative delivers books to people in their homes.
    10:04am - 24 May 17
  • West Berkshire Council's Minerals and Waste Local Plan Preferred Options is now out for public consultation.
    04:29pm - 22 May 17
  • Residents in Stratfield Mortimer to have say on neighbourhood plan.
    11:32am - 15 May 17
  • The Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust is appealing for contributions to support a special dementia-friendly project.
    04:40pm - 8 May 17
  • New customer switchboard number is 01635 551111.
    09:11am - 3 May 17
  • Blogs

    Children and Family Services Improvement Blog
    Latest post: That's All Folks!
    Tull Way Flood Alleviation Scheme Blog
    Latest post: Tull Way FAS Project Update - End of Week 2
    Digital Services Blog
    Latest post: Assessing our capabilities
    Safer West Berkshire Blog
    Latest post: Recognise - Prevent and Safeguarding
    Planning Policy News
    Latest post: Stratfield Mortimer Neighbourhood Development Plan
    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 June 2017
    Public Health Blog
    Latest post: Alcohol: what's your score?


    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
    A339/Bear Lane/Kings Road Roundabout, Newbury: Improvement Scheme
    Have your say on our improvement scheme
    Start: 2017-05-02
    End: 2017-06-04
    Results: 2017-08-31
    [ARCHIVE] Budget Proposal 2017/18: Street Cleansing
    Start: 2017-04-28
    End: 2017-05-30
    Results: 2017-07-01

    Who To Contact

    Contact details for West Berkshire Council's Public Relations Team

    (01635) 519125