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).
We are pleased to announce that we have released our draft Local Flood Risk Management Strategy for 2021-2026 and we need your say on it.
West Berkshire Council granted an Injunction for unauthorised development at Lawrences Lane, Thatcham
On Wednesday evening (18 August) West Berkshire District Council was granted an Injunction to prevent further unauthorised development activity taking place at Lawrences Lane in Thatcham ("the Land"), pending a full hearing due to take place on 31 August.
We are aware of the development that started over the weekend at Lawrences Lane in Thatcham. Investigation of the matter began over the weekend and continues to be explored due to the development occurring without the benefit of a properly considered planning application.