Woodley Town Council

Choir needed for celebration!

Woodley choir needed for Platinum Jubilee celebration

LOCAL CHOIR REQUIRED FOR A PLATINUM JUBILEE CELEBRATION IN WOODLEY ON THE EVENING OF 2ND JUNE Woodley Town Council is taking part in the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Beacon event, when we will be lighting a Beacon in Woodford Park on the evening of Thursday 2nd June (9:45pm). This is an international event, with Beacons being […]

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Skate park closure

Woodford Park skate park

The skate park in Woodford Park will be closed from 7am to 10am on Saturday 30th April. This is to enable the weekly Park Run to take place while the new play area installation works are being carried out. The skate park will be open as usual from 10am. Thank you for your understanding!

Senior grounds person vacancy

Senior Grounds Person

We are recruiting for a full time senior grounds person! We’re looking for a full time senior grounds person to join our team.  Have you got experience in grounds maintenance?  Have you got a driving licence?  Can you work 37 hours per week?  Salary: £24,982 – £27,041 Apply HERE.

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Woodley Carnival update

Woodley Carnival

Update about Woodley Carnival Since publishing The Herald, Woodley Carnival have made the decision to not run the procession this year. However, all plans for the afternoon and evening remain the same. For more information please visit: www.woodleycarnival.org.uk We are delighted to once again be sponsoring Woodley Carnival and look forward to welcoming you to […]

platinum jubilee competition
Platinum Jubilee Competition

Win a seat at the Top Table at our Big Jubilee Lunch!

We have launched a competition to win a place at the Top Table with the Mayor and other dignitaries at our Big Jubilee Lunch on Sunday 5th June (12.00-16.00) in the town centre and be part of a permanent display to commemorate The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. Competition details The competition is open to all children […]

Mayor plants tree for Queens platinum jubilee
Town Mayor plants Jubilee tree

Town Mayor plants tree to commemorate Her Majesty’s Platinum Jubilee

The tree is part of a nationwide Queen’s Green Canopy initiative to focus on planting sustainably and creating a legacy in honour of The Queen’s leadership of the Nation, which will benefit future generations The Queen’s Green Canopy (QGC) is a unique tree planting initiative created to mark Her Majesty’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022, which invites people from […]

2022 Citizens Awards
2022 Citizens' Awards

Local heroes receive Council’s Citizens’ Awards

Eight local heroes were awarded for their exceptional contribution to Woodley’s Community, along with recognition for the 2020 award winners. The Covid pandemic may have restricted the Council’s Awards ceremony taking place for the past two years, however, it did not stop the continued community spirit and kindness of Woodley’s residents. Hosted by local celebrity […]

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Register to vote and have your say

On Thursday 5 May, Wokingham Borough residents will go to the polls in the local elections to have their say on who represents them on Wokingham Borough Council. In order to vote, residents must be on the electoral register. With the deadline to register fast approaching, Wokingham Borough Council is urging people who are not […]

Borough support for Ukraine

Wokingham Borough Council supports Ukraine refugees

Wokingham Borough Council and its partners are translating words into action in support of Ukrainian people suffering during its invasion by Russian president Vladimir Putin.  Led by the Borough’s mayor Cllr Keith Baker MBE, councillors unanimously voiced their support for Ukraine and a commitment to welcoming its refugees when they met as a full council […]