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Woodford Park lake boardwalk foundations
Woodford Park lake improvements

Woodford Park lake developments steam ahead

Aided by the glorious weather during the past few days, developments at Woodford Park lake have forged ahead with the foundations for the boardwalk going in.       Elsewhere on the lake, developments continue to reinforce the bank area.    

Woodley roadworks
Roadworks update

Woodley roadworks update

  A3290 Alpha and Bravo, Earley 26 February – 27 February Full road closure to allow bridge repairs to be undertaken safety between Winnersh Triangle and Sutton Seeds. A diversion route will be set up from M4 J10 to the A3290 junction at Suttons Business Park, diverting traffic across Woodley. Residents should be advised of […]

Addington School Woodley
Addington plans revealed at meeting

Find out about the plans for Addington School

  New plans for Addington School Wokingham Borough Council is proposing to extend Addington School in order to provide space for up to 50 children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) and will be discussing plans with residents, parent and members at a drop-in session later this month. The drop-in session will take place […]

cakes Woodley bake off
Woodley's school bake-off!

Woodley bake-off 2019!

    Woodley’s primary schools take part in mini Bake-Off! Year 5 children from Highwood Primary and Willow Bank Junior schools joined together this week for the annual Woodley Cluster Bake Off Challenge, hosted and supported by The Bulmershe School.  The children had come up with designs for a showstopper cake, then, after some practise […]

solar panel readings Woodford Park Leisure Centre Woodley
Energy readings from solar panels available

Solar panels now live at Woodford Park Leisure Centre

  The solar panels installed on the roof of Woodford Park Leisure Centre are now working to create sustainable energy. A panel recording instantaneous power, the total amount of energy generated and the total CO2 saving is now in the reception area.

Woodley Town Council recruitment
Town Centre Manager

Woodley Town Centre Manager vacancy

Woodley Town Council and the Woodley Town Centre Management Initiative are recruiting for a Town Centre Manager Please see Vacancies for further information and to download an application form. Application deadline: Monday 4th March 2019

Woodford Park lake improvements February 2019
Lake improvements underway

Latest Woodford Park lake improvements

  Lake improvements underway as local wildlife watch on unpeturbed Ebsford Environmental have started work on the lake this week (w/c: 11 February). The water level has been temporarily lowered to enable the works to be carried out effectively and safely.  The water level will be carefully maintained and this will not affect the fish. […]

Addington School Woodley
Addington School expansion

Addington School expansion

  Addington School allocated money to expand   Wokingham Borough Council’s decision-making executive has approved a £4.4million expansion of Addington School so that more local children with SEND can be educated closer to home.   The school serves 206 children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) and is rated outstanding by Ofsted. The Executive’s […]

Woodley Town Council
Town centre public toilet to be installed 17 February

Town Centre public toilet installation

Sunday 17th February 2019 The public toilet will be installed in Woodley town centre on Sunday 17th February. Crockenham Road at the junction of Waitrose will be closed from 5.30am until approximately 9.00am, with resident access at all times, with only one entrance and exit into Waitrose. Please see the below letter, which has been […]

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Woodley Library Events February half term

Woodley Library February half term events

  WOKINGHAM BOROUGH LIBRARIES YOUNG PEOPLE’S LIBRARY EVENTS FEBRUARY HALF TERM 2019   Wokingham Borough libraries are running a range of activities this February half-term for young people across the Borough. Please contact the relevant library to book a place on an activity.   Explore Learning – Angular Architecture Pop on your hard hats as […]

Woodley roadworks
Local roadworks to 15 February

Local roadworks schedule

Local Roadworks Update to 15 February   Unscheduled Roadworks The junction of Crockhamwell Road and Nightingale Road The junction of Crockhamwell Road and Loddon Bridge Road 04 February – 08 February Give and take traffic control signals for emergency repair to two burst water mains by Thames Water, including resurfacing the roads. Work is estimated […]

Woodley Town Council
Woodley Town Council Leader response to JJ Ellis

Woodley Town Council Leader response to JJ Ellis sentence

In light of the recent sentencing at Derby Crown Court of former Woodley Town Councillor Jean Jacques Ellis, Woodley Town Council Leader, Keith Baker has issued the following statement: “The Conservative Party holds all its councillors to the highest standard of behaviour and any breaches are dealt with quickly. I can confirm that this individual […]