West Berkshire Council

News


  • 24-hour tweetathon shines a light on council services
    03:50pm - 17 Nov 17
  • A new grant scheme to help communities in West Berkshire address community safety and to help prevent crime has been launched.
    03:02pm - 17 Nov 17
  • West Berkshire, Reading and Wokingham Councils have teamed up to provide a new diabetes prevention programme.
    05:18pm - 16 Nov 17
  • Anne Longfield sees innovative scheme in action
    01:31pm - 16 Nov 17
  • Childcare can be a costly but essential component to enabling parents to work.
    12:15pm - 16 Nov 17
  • Two applications to develop Sandleford Farm refused.
    08:22am - 16 Nov 17
  • A £350,000 project will improve cycle links between Newbury and Thatcham
    11:57am - 15 Nov 17
  • A unique West Berkshire scheme is helping to prevent hundreds of young people from developing mental health issues.
    12:46pm - 10 Nov 17
  • Leader encourages residents to sign up for a flu jab.
    09:48am - 9 Nov 17
  • With colder weather on the way, we're ready to keep people on the move on our key routes.
    12:05pm - 2 Nov 17
  • A Survey of over 300 local people reveals that 71% have been targeted by scammers.
    03:10pm - 1 Nov 17
  • We're holding a special event to mark Carers Rights Day.
    11:19am - 19 Oct 17
  • Following on from the success of the last few events, West Berkshire Council is holding another of its DriveStart experience days on Thursday 26 October. The day is ideal for young drivers, aged between 15-19, itching to get behind the wheel.
    01:04pm - 21 Sep 17
  • This year's Summer Reading Challenge for 4-11 year olds is drawing to a close. You now have just over one week left to finish your six books as the last day to complete your reading record is 30 September.
    12:35pm - 21 Sep 17
  • Come along to our next open day at Padworth Recycling Centre.
    03:50pm - 20 Sep 17
  • West Berkshire Council is consulting on changing its street cleaning and litter picking services.
    09:55am - 20 Sep 17
  • GCSE students perform well in 2017 tests.
    12:22pm - 11 Sep 17
  • A call to action from a West Berkshire Council employee has resulted in a team of volunteers going to Iraq to teach Kurdish refugees to sew.
    01:49pm - 7 Sep 17
  • New pump track is dedicated to the memory of Tom Slater
    04:24pm - 31 Aug 17
  • Car parks across West Berkshire have been recognised as being some of the safest in the country.
    12:04pm - 18 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • OFSTED inspection finds Children and Family Service to be 'Good'.
    11:56am - 7 Jul 17
  • Blogs

    Tull Way Flood Alleviation Scheme Blog
    Latest post: Tull Way FAS Update - End of Week 22
    The Corporate Director of Communities' Blog
    Latest post: The Main Thing (Part four) - Fragments
    Digital Services Blog
    Latest post: Digital Collaboration Agreement
    Working together to create better, cheaper services.
    Building Communities Together Blog
    Latest post: Recognise - Prevent and Safeguarding
    Planning Policy News
    Latest post: Draft refresh of the Newbury Town Design Statement
    Health and Wellbeing in Schools Blog
    Latest post: Health and Wellbeing in Schools - update November 2017
    Public Health Blog
    Latest post: Alcohol Awareness Week - Blue Light Project

    Consultations

    Amendments to the Adult Social Care Charging Policy
    Have your say on our proposed changes
    Start: 2017-11-13
    End: 2017-12-24
    Results: 2018-01-15
    Draft West Berkshire Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment (PNA) 2018-21
    Contribute your views about what services you would like provided in your local pharmacies
    Start: 2017-11-01
    End: 2017-12-31
    Results: 2018-03-31
    Proposed Nominations for the Local List of Heritage Assets
    Have your say on the assets being proposed for the local list
    Start: 2017-10-26
    End: 2017-11-19
    Results: 2018-03-01
    Parking Review Amendment 26 - Ref 005549MS
    Statutory advertisement of Traffic Regulation Order
    Start: 2017-10-26
    End: 2017-11-16
    Results: 2018-02-01
    A340 Aldermaston Wharf Crossing
    Consultation on proposed improvements
    Start: 2017-10-24
    End: 2017-11-10
    Results: 2017-11-27
    Cultural and Heritage Services User Survey 2017
    We're seeking your views about Shaw House, the West Berkshire Museum and our heritage services
    Start: 2017-10-16
    End: 2017-12-10
    Results: 2018-03-11

    Who To Contact

    Contact details for West Berkshire Council's Public Relations Team

    (01635) 519125