West Berkshire Council


  • Partner organisations in West Berkshire have joined forces to help rough sleepers as the temperature drops.
    09:42am - 17 Oct 18
  • The Castle School officially celebrated their improved learning space today
    03:19pm - 15 Oct 18
  • Two members of staff died in fatal collision
    09:58am - 12 Oct 18
  • Special event on approved care and support services
    04:57pm - 10 Oct 18
  • A recent report has singled Newbury out for its strong economy.
    05:06pm - 8 Oct 18
  • A rogue builder has learned the hard way that crime doesn't pay
    04:04pm - 2 Oct 18
  • A test purchasing operation of nine local e-cigarette retailers has resulted in under age sales
    09:20am - 27 Sep 18
  • Get free support to stop smoking during October.
    02:55pm - 26 Sep 18
  • West Berkshire Council want to thank the 44,222 households in West Berkshire that have already responded to the Electoral Registration Forms.
    09:37am - 26 Sep 18
  • Recent analysis shows 2344 businesses are supported
    04:02pm - 25 Sep 18
  • Last year, 13 of West Berkshire Council's car parks were awarded Park Mark Awards. We're pleased to announce, these have been retained this year.
    03:20pm - 25 Sep 18
  • West Berkshire Council launched its annual Community Champion Awards today (Monday 10 September).
    01:00pm - 10 Sep 18
  • Annual charge starts 3 September - but residents can still sign-up now
    11:26am - 23 Aug 18
  • Each year West Berkshire Council, is required by the government to collect information about its residents.
    01:27pm - 16 Aug 18
  • West Berkshire Libraries are calling for all 4 to 11 year olds to sign up to read six books this summer as part of Mischief Makers, Summer Reading Challenge 2018.
    12:09pm - 16 Aug 18
  • West Berkshire Council has been working with Safer Roads Berkshire* to create 'Get your Coat', a useful free phone app which provides 'intelligent travel planning' to help you get home safely after a night out.
    12:56pm - 7 Aug 18
  • Decisions comes as deadline for legal agreement passes
    08:53am - 1 Aug 18
  • Services for children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) have been praised following a recent inspection.
    11:20am - 12 Jul 18
  • A project to improve the cycle and pedestrian route between Newbury and Thatcham is well under way.
    03:39pm - 29 Jun 18
  • West Berkshire Council is looking to help the Community Transport Schemes in the district recruit more volunteer drivers.
    03:26pm - 28 Jun 18
  • West Berkshire Council is pleased to announce that the lido at Northcroft Leisure Centre in Newbury should be opening on 7 July 2018.
    09:33am - 27 Jun 18
  • Have your say on our new Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Strategy
    02:31pm - 19 Jun 18
  • Council challenges recent claims made by Theale Parish Council
    11:30am - 10 May 18
  • Joseph Symonds formerly of Wyresdale, Bracknell was convicted at Reading Magistrates Court on 14 March 2018.
    12:26pm - 13 Apr 18
  • Brought together for the first time at West Berkshire Museum are 13 hoards from around West Berkshire.
    10:28am - 7 Feb 18
  • Blogs

    Market Street Development and Wharf Bus Interchange Blog
    Latest post: Wharf Bus Interchange Update - Week 24
    Digital Services Blog
    Latest post: Building Services Using Accurate Data
    How we're benefiting by using the government's new registers
    Building Communities Together Blog
    Latest post: Recognise - Prevent and Safeguarding
    Planning Policy News
    Latest post: Minerals and Waste Local Plan - Preferred Options Response Report
    Health and Wellbeing in Schools Blog
    Latest post: Health and Wellbeing in Schools Update - September 2018
    Tull Way Flood Alleviation Scheme Blog
    Latest post: Tull Way FAS Update - End of Week 30/31
    West Berkshire Health and Wellbeing Blog
    Latest post: RunTogether West Berkshire


    Draft Vision for West Berkshire 2036
    Have your say
    Start: 2018-09-17
    End: 2018-10-31
    Results: 2019-01-31
    Level Crossing Maintenance Order REF: 006150MS
    Statutory consultation on a Traffic Regulation Order
    Start: 2018-08-23
    End: 2018-09-13
    Results: 2018-10-13
    Draft Greenham Business Park Local Development Order (LDO)
    We'd like your views on our revised draft document
    Start: 2018-08-16
    End: 2018-09-13
    Results: 2018-12-06
    Review of our Statement of Gambling Principles
    We'd like your views on our draft document
    Start: 2018-08-10
    End: 2018-10-05
    Results: 2019-01-05
    Review of our Statement of Licensing Policy
    We'd like your views on our draft document
    Start: 2018-08-10
    End: 2018-10-05
    Results: 2019-01-05
    Whitchurch Bridge 20mph Speed Limit
    Proposal to extend the 20mph speed limit across Whitchurch Toll bridge
    Start: 2018-07-19
    End: 2018-08-09
    Results: 2018-10-30

    Who To Contact

    Contact details for West Berkshire Council's Public Relations Team

    (01635) 519125