Woodley Town Council

Woodley Town Council
Community grants awarded

Community grants awarded to local groups and charities

At the recent Strategy & Resources Committee meeting, held virtually on Tuesday 27th April, the following community grants were awarded:  First Days Children’s £250 – to fund the set-up costs for a new school uniform ‘hub’ in WoodleyFriends of Woodford Park £250 – to purchase plants for the annual planting of the beds in the Memorial […]

Woodley parkrun
Woodley Junior Parkrun returns 25 April

Woodley Junior Parkrun returns Sunday 25th April

Woodley Junior Parkrun returns to Woodford Park this Sunday – 25th April 2021 Parkrun Woodley for adults hopes to return on Saturday 5th June, in line with government Covid 19 guidelines. For more information, please visit the Woodley Parkrun website or email: woodley@parkrun.com.

Woodley Town Centre garden
Woodley Town Centre garden planting

Woodley Town Centre garden planting

Woodley Town Centre community garden planting to start this summer We are pleased to announce that we have drafted a visual and sensory design for the planting in the new walled garden area in the town centre.  However, this is unfortunately unable to start until Wokingham Borough Council carries out crown lifting works to the […]

Oakwood Centre
Oakwood Centre remains closed

Oakwood Centre remains closed

12th April 2021 The Oakwood Centre remains closed to the general public.  However, we are able to take bookings that fall within the Covid 19 allowed parameters. Please contact bookings@woodley.gov.uk for further information.  Brown Bag Cafe remains closed. Please contact them directly for more information. info@brownbagcafe.co.uk  Waste bags can be ordered to be delivered from Wokingham Borough Council or […]

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Borough Councillor elections

Statement of the persons nominated for election as a Borough Councillor in Woodley

Borough Council and Woodley Town Council elections 6 May On Thursday 6 May, Wokingham Borough residents will head to the polls for the Borough Council and Police and Crime Commissioner for the Thames Valley Police Force area elections.  There are also Town Council by-elections in Wokingham and Woodley. (Please see below for persons nominated.) Voters have […]

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The death of the Duke of Edinburgh

The death of The Duke of Edinburgh

The Duke of Edinburgh 1921 – 2021 We are very sorry to announce the passing of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. Woodley Town Council and the Woodley Town Deputy Mayor mourn the passing of the late His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh Following the passing of the late His Royal Highness […]

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Woodford Park - Electricity Supply Works

Woodford Park – Electricity Supply Works

Works will commence from 7 April to install a new electricity supply to the Maintenance Yard in the park. This is due to a cable failure in the existing supply cable. The new cable will reinstate power to the yard with increased capacity which is more fit for purpose. This work will involve digging a […]

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Walled garden Woodley town centre

Walled garden in Woodley Town Centre

26/3/21 Wokingham Borough Council will be carrying out crown lifting works to the trees in early summer,  in advance of the Town Council planting the garden. Unfortunately we need to wait for the tree works so that the new planting isn’t damaged when this is carried out. The Town Council has allocated £4,500 toward the […]

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Wokingham Borough Active Easter

Wokingham Borough Active update

Sign up for cycle training and activities  Bikeability Learn to Ride and Balance Bike ClubsWe are delighted to announce that we are re-starting our Bikeability Learn to Ride sessions and Balance Bike Clubs both at Finchampstead Baptist Centre and Woodford Park. The sessions start up on Wednesday, 21 April and on Thursday, 22 April. Bikeability Learn to […]

Wokingham Libraries
Wokingham Borough libraries Easter schedule

Wokingham Borough Libraries Easter timetable

Virtual Events for Adults Authors Online in April with Jenny Quintana on Tuesday 13 April 6.30-7.30pm The wonderfully talented local author Jenny Quintana, will be along to talk about her new book The Hiding Place as well as her influences, processes and what is it like to write thrillers. This exciting session is funded by the BBC Novels That Shaped […]