Woodley Town Council

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Covid 19 update

New Covid restrictions

From Tuesday 30 November, face coverings will be mandatory in shops and on public transport and all travellers returning to the UK will require PCR testing. Temporary and precautionary measures to prevent the spread of the new COVID-19 Omicron variant in the UK will come into force today on Tuesday, the UK government has confirmed. […]

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Friendship Alliance Newsletter

Friendship Alliance November Newsletter

Please download the Friendship Alliance’s latest newsletter sharing local activities, groups, events, and services HERE.

2nd Woodley Scouts Christmas postal service cancelled

2nd Woodley Scouts Christmas postal service cancelled

Announcement from: 2nd Woodley Scouts Christmas Postal Service 2021 After last year’s Covid-cancellation, we were planning to resume our Christmas postal service for the community in Woodley.Unfortunately we have not been able to enlist the help of enough parents to make this viable this year.We would like to thank all those who so kindly offered […]

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Covid advice for schools

Covid update for parents with school children

Measures for schools to consider until end of term Wokingham Borough Council is continuing to work closely with headteachers of local schools to keep local education settings as safe as possible for children and young people. The Council has recently written to headteachers asking them to consider implementing a number of measures until the end […]

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Covid vaccine update

Covid 19 vaccine update

This week, the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) announced that in addition to those aged over 50 years and at higher risk from Covid-19, all adults aged 40 to 49 years should now be offered a booster jab 6 months after their second dose. Booster vaccinations should be with either the Pfizer or […]

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Free parking every weekend in December

Free weekend parking in December in Wokingham Borough-owned car parks

Free parking every weekend in December – including the first weekend of January and Christmas and New Year’s Day! Wokingham Borough Council will be offering free parking on certain dates in December and January to those parking in council owned town and village car parks.  Dates December dates for free parking are 4, 11, 18, […]

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Armistice Day in Woodley

Armistice Day in Woodley

11th November 2021 Hundreds of local residents gathered at Woodley Town Council’s Armistice Day event today.  Organised with the Winnersh & District Royal British Legion, Woodley Town Council hosted its annual Armistice Day event to honour and remember those who have fallen, been injured and all who have served in conflicts and wars.  Trevor Knights, […]

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Financial hardship survey

Financial hardship survey

Tackling financial hardship in Wokingham borough – have your say Wokingham Borough Council is asking for residents’ input to help shape a brand-new strategy aimed at tackling financial hardship and related challenges in the borough, and ensuring all residents have access to the support they need. The Covid-19 pandemic has brought about many challenges for […]

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New housing consultation

Wokingham Borough housing consultation

Don’t miss your chance to shape your community’s future A revised blueprint for new homes and supporting infrastructure across Wokingham Borough is set to go before residents for their views. When it next meets on 12 November, Wokingham Borough Council’s  executive is expected to agree to launch a public consultation on the authority’s new Local […]

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Christmas in Woodley Town Centre

Woodley Town centre’s Christmas celebrations

After the disappointment of having to cancel its Christmas events last year, Woodley Town Centre is delighted to announce that both spectacular Christmas events are back this year.   The Christmas Illuminations and Carol Concert will be held at the Centre Stage in Woodley town centre on Saturday 27th November 2021 at 4.30pm. And its fabulous Christmas […]