Woodley Town Council

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Tackling racism in the borough

Tackling racism in Wokingham Borough

There is no place for racism in our society, and Wokingham Borough Council has a long-standing commitment to tackling the problem and will be increasing its efforts in response to recent global events.  The borough has an active BME Forum that is supported to be a critical friend and advisor to the council and a […]

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Woodley town centre re-opens 15 June

Woodley town centre opens 15 June

12/6/2020 With many local retailers set to reopen from Monday (June 15), including Woodley town centre, the Town Council, Wokingham Borough Council and Woodley’s Town Centre Manager Brian Fennelly have been working together to ensure the town centre shops can open safely. The team have provided a range of activities and resources to support local […]

Just Around the Corner Youth Survey
Woodley Youth Survey

Just Around the Corner Youth Survey

The Just Around the Corner youth charity, who provide outreach youth work in the town on behalf of Woodley Town Council, are carrying out a survey to find out what young people are doing in their free time and what they would like to see provided for young people in Woodley. The survey only takes […]

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Planning & Community Meeting 16 June

Planning and Community Meeting 16 June 2020

12/6/2020 A virtual meeting of the Woodley Town Council Planning and Community Committee will be held on Tuesday 16 June 2020 at 7:45pm, as authorised by the Coronavirus Act (2020), Section 28. The meeting will be open to the public, unless the Council directs otherwise. The meeting will be broadcast on the Council’s YouTube channel – […]

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Community garden in town centre complete

Construction of community garden area in Woodley town centre complete

9/6/2020 Construction work to create a new community tree garden in Woodley precinct has been completed, with a raised brick wall installed around the four trees outside Waitrose, near the Crockhamwell Road car park. The completion comes just in time for non-essential shops to reopen, with the Prime Minister announcing more retail outlets will be […]

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Miles Way closed 8-9 June

Miles Way closed 8-9 June for repairs

8/6/2020 ⛔️⛔️⛔️ MILES WAY IN WOODLEY CLOSED TODAY AND TOMORROW 08.00-18.00 FOR REPAIRS ⛔️⛔️⛔️ ALTERNATIVE ARRANGEMENTS: Miles Way, Woodley is closed between its junctions with Spitfire Way, Comet Way and Viscount Way.  The alternative route for all northeast bound traffic affected by the restriction shall be by proceeding via Comet Way, Hurricane Way and Spitfire Way or […]

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Speeding across the Borough

Speed limit review across Wokingham Borough

4/6/2020 Roads across Wokingham Borough will have speed limits reviewed this year, as the council works to ensure our streets are as safe as possible.  This will focus on the major transport routes across the area, with residents and town and parish councils being able to nominate roads where they think changes are needed. Residents’ […]

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Libraries June Newsletter

Wokingham Borough Libraries June Newsletter

Wokingham Borough Libraries Newsletter June 2020 For information on the latest guidance and advice about Coronavirus (COVID-19) please visit https://www.wokingham.gov.uk/health/public-health-campaigns/coronavirus/ At present Wokingham Borough Council has taken the difficult decision to temporarily close all of its libraries. A large number of online library services are still available, including ebooks, enewspapers and audiobooks. While the libraries are closed we have suspended the fines […]