Woodley Town Council

Woodley walks
Woodley walks

Woodley walks

We would like to expand the information provided on our website regarding walks in and around Woodley. Please send us your suggestions for local walks and particularly accessible walks that are wheelchair-friendly. Please send your walks to: admin@woodley.gov.uk 

Woodley Town Council
Planning & Community Meeting 23 February

Planning & Community Meeting Tuesday 23 February

A virtual meeting of the Woodley Town Council Planning and Community Committee will be held on Tuesday 23 February 2021 at 7:45pm, as authorised by the Coronavirus Act (2020), Section 78. The meeting will be open to the public, unless the Council directs otherwise. The meeting will be broadcast on the Council’s YouTube channel – search […]

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National Census 2021

Census 2021

Every ten years, the Office for National Statistics organises a census to provide a unique snapshot of our society.  Participation in the census is required by law and by taking part you will help make sure that your community is counted in decisions on services and funding. For local authorities, census population estimates underpin both planning and […]

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Wokingham Borough Covid 19 update

Wokingham Borough Covid 19 update

Share your thoughts Unfortunately, Covid-19 has hit some people financially. In order to understand this impact in more detail, Wokingham Borough Council is asking anybody affected to share their experiences. There is a very short online survey on its consultations page and those taking part will have the choice to be contacted to give more details if […]

Woodley Town Council
Woodley Town Council tax increase

Woodley Town Council Tax to only rise by 56p per month

Woodley Town Council confirms lower than expected Town Council Tax (precept) increase of only 56p per month Precept for 2021-22 set at an average increase of 56p per month for a Band D property Town Council continues to provide services to its residents during the pandemic and retain staff Town Council to use its reserves […]

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Recycling and waste bag deliveries

Recycling bag deliveries start this month

Waterproof recycling bag delivery begins 22 February  Waterproof recycling bags will start dropping on your doorsteps from 22 February. This will take place over a seven-week period with all deliveries completed by mid-April. The new waterproof recycling bags will replace the existing black boxes. Each household will initially get two bags, with additional recycling bags available once the […]

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Keyworker list for lateral testing increased

Wokingham Borough Council increases list of key workers for lateral Covid 19 tests

Testing for keyworkers Around one in three people who have coronavirus have no symptoms and will be spreading it without realising it. Widening community testing to those showing no symptoms (called ‘asymptomatic’), will help find people who are infected and infectious but unaware that they might be spreading the virus. During lockdown, Wokingham Borough Council […]

Woodford Park play areas RE-OPENED


9/2/21 ⛔‼️⛔ BREAKING NEWS ⛔‼️⛔ The play areas in Woodford Park, which were temporarily closed on 15th January at the request of Thames Valley Police due to the numbers of young people gathering at these sites and not observing social distancing, are now open. ⛔‼️⛔ PLEASE SEND ANY ENQUIRIES TO ADMIN@WOODLEY.GOV.UK ⛔‼️⛔

Wokingham Libraries
Virtual library events

Virtual library February half term events

Virtual STORYTIME with Victoria The Woodland Wonderer Join Victoria the Woodland Wonderer online for this half-term story session on Tuesday February 16 at 11.00am. Hear about her love of books, she will then show you two of hers! This session will feature The Gruffalo and  The Room on the Broom by  Julia Donaldson and Alex Scheffler. […]

Friendship Alliance Wokingham
Friendship Alliance February Newsletter

Friendship Alliance Newsletter February 21

Please note that the links do not work. For more information please contact Jayne Streak Project Lead at The Friendship Alliance (07464 834949 | 0118 979 8019)

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Blue waste bag deliveries to start soon

Blue Waste Bag deliveries to start soon

More than five million blue bags will begin being delivered across Wokingham borough later this month. These are for your general waste, with each household receiving 80 bags in two rolls of 40 to cover the period between April 2021 and March 2022. If you need more blue bags before they are due to be […]

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Library Click & Collect Service

Wokingham Borough Libraries update

New Click & Collect Service Local residents are now able to request and collect books from Wokingham Borough libraries. Residents can request up to 10 books using the Library website or by phone. Library staff are ready to help residents find books that they will enjoy, and are encouraged to let library staff know the type of […]