Woodley Town Council

Plan B Covid rules end

Covid measures 27 January 2022

As of Wednesday 19 January, the government no longer asked people to work from home. As of today, 27 January, the lifting of Plan B means: mandatory COVID-19 certification will end, but venues may choose to use the NHS COVID Pass voluntarily; face coverings will not be required by law in indoor venues; local directors […]

new transport links in Wokingham Borough
Cycleways from Woodley to Reading

Improved cycleways from Woodley to Reading

Wokingham Borough Active Travel Fund – Woodley to Reading Active Travel Route Wokingham Borough Council is working to improve the cycle and walking connection between Woodley town centre and Reading borough boundary at Palmer Park.  The Council has launched a consultation to help them make the decision about whether to progress the project. An independent […]

new supermarket in Woodley
Deputy Mayor opens new supermarket

Deputy Town Mayor opens new supermarket in Woodley

Deputy Town Mayor, Cllr Kay Gilder, was delighted to open a new supermarket in Woodley town centre yesterday.  HK Superstore, managed by Suyashi Prrasad and owned by Harbal Singh and Kashif Asghar, has a huge range of fresh and exotic produce, such as miniature pineapples, okra and a large selection of fresh chillies. Not to mention […]

community climate project
Community climate project

Community climate initiative

Let’s Talk Climate Wokingham Borough Council is launching its Let’s Talk Climate project, inviting interested parties across the area to take part in peer groups and e-panels on climate change. Let’s Talk Climate is a community deliberative process, bringing together groups of people and presenting evidence and ideas on climate change, which are then discussed […]

new play park at Woodford Park
Woodford Park play area coming soon

New play park at Woodford Park coming soon

New ‘Destination’ play area for Woodford Park coming in 2022 Woodley Town Council is delighted to announce the long awaited ‘destination’ play area project for Woodford Park, which will be delivered in 2022.  Following a successful public consultation with over 700 responses, Proludic were selected from seven tendering contractors to deliver this exciting project.  Multiple […]

new covid 19 testing rules
New Covid 19 testing rules

New Covid 19 testing rules

Update: new Covid-19 testing rules  From 11 January, asymptomatic people who test positive on a lateral flow test (LFT) will no longer need to confirm this result by taking an additional PCR test. If you receive a positive lateral flow test you are advised to report the result on the Gov.uk website.  www.gov.uk/report-covid19-result And remember you’ll […]

Woodley Town Council citizens' awards
Nominate your local hero

Citizens’ Awards

It’s that time of year again when we want to honour and celebrate the unsung heroes of Woodley. Last year’s Citizens’ Awards were cancelled due to the Covid 19 pandemic, but we are hoping once again to be able to host our annual Citizens’ Awards to honour the unsung heroes who significantly support our community. […]