The number of rough sleepers has officially decreased from nine to zero in West Berkshire, which is a result of the great partnership work between the council housing team and homeless charities across the district.
The Government has released initial information on a new £1billion Business Grants scheme to support businesses that have been impacted by the Omicron variant, the ongoing impact of staff absences due to Covid, and lower consumer demand.
A poll for the election of a District Councillor for Tilehurst South and Holybrook took place on Thursday 16 December 2021.
In August 2021 we announced that we were obliged to postpone our West Berkshire Council Local Plan Review due to the Government announcing changes to the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF).
National Thank You Day set for Sunday 4th July
West Berkshire Museum is continuing its series of exhibitions focusing on each of the parishes in the area by looking at Hungerford, a town with a very interesting history.
We want more local people to be able to take advantage of the economic opportunities West Berkshire has to offer, especially now that the economy is opening up again after the COVID-19 lockdown.
We have teamed up with Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service (RBFRS), Thames Valley Police (TVP), South Central Ambulance Service (SCAS), and the Environment Agency to support the Royal Life Saving Society's (RLSS) national Drowning Prevention Week campaign, running from 19-26 June.