Woodley Town Council

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Cllr Sam Rahmouni

Councillor Sam Rahmouni

It is with great sadness that we announce Councillor Sam Rahmouni passed away last week.  Sam was first elected to Woodley Town Council in 1999, when he stood for election in Coronation West Ward and remained for the duration of his time as a Town Councillor. Cllr Rahmouni was an active member of the Town […]

Halloween & fireworks advice

Stay safe this Halloween and Bonfire Night

Thames Valley Police are keen to keep everyone safe this Halloween and Bonfire/Fireworks night and its Neighbourhood Team will be carrying out patrols in the evenings to make sure people who are trick or treating or enjoying the fireworks are doing so in a friendly manner and not causing a nuisance. Thames Valley Police will […]

Christmas Woodley Town Centre
Woodley Town Centre Christmas events

Woodley Town Centre Christmas events

With only 60 days until Christmas – as at the date of writing on Thursday 27th October – the Woodley Town Centre Partnership team are already in Christmas mode and busy getting their events ready. For any further information, please contact the Woodley Town Centre Manager, Brian Fennelly: tcm@woodley.gov.uk. Christmas Poster competition Christmas Carol Concert […]

Woodley Town Mayor charity afternoon tea
Town Mayor's Charity Afternoon Tea

Mayor’s Charity Afternoon Tea

Woodley Town Mayor, Cllr Janet Sartorel, hosted a charity Afternoon Tea on Sunday 23rd October in the Miles Suite at the Oakwood Centre to raise money for her chosen charity, Keep Mobile. Guests were treated to a delicious afternoon tea, served on vintage crockery. Live music was played throughout, followed by fund-raising activities, including an […]

Queens memorial tree
The Queen's memorial tree

The Queen’s Memorial Tree

In memoriam to honour Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Woodley Town Council has planted an oak tree in Woodford Park near the lake. Queen’s Green Canopy The tree will be listed on The Queen’s Green Canopy map, in addition to the tree the Council planted for The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in June. The Queen’s Green […]

Civility & Respect Pledge

Civility and Respect Pledge

At the recent Full Council meeting, Woodley Town Council signed up to the Civility and Respect Pledge The Civility and Respect Pledge is part of a project created and overseen by the National Association of Local Councils (NALC), One Voice Wales (OVW), the Society of Local Council Clerks (SLCC) and county associations, to put civility […]

waste collections
Consultation on waste collections

Consultation on waste collections

Changes to rubbish and recycling to help cut costs and plastic consumption Waste Consultation  Wokingham Borough Council (WBC) has launched a consultation to seek Wokingham Borough residents’ views on potential changes to its rubbish and recycling collections that could see the borough’s weekly general rubbish and recycling collections change to be more in line with […]

Armistice Day ceremony

Armistice Day 11th November

We will be hosting our annual Armistice Day ceremony at the War Memorial, Woodford Park, Headley Road on Friday 11th November, 11am. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please arrive by 10.45am. If you would like to lay a wreath during the ceremony, please email Matthew Filmore by 7th November. Wreaths can be purchased from the […]

Woodley Town Council
Full Council Meeting - 11 October 2022

Full Council Meeting – 11 October 2022

Please click here to view the full agenda for this meeting. You can watch this meeting live or after the event on the Council’s YouTube channel.

Mayor's charity Afternoon Tea

Mayor’s Charity Afternoon Tea

Buy Your Tickets HERE! Woodley Town Mayor, Cllr Janet Sartorel, and Woodley Town Deputy Mayor, Cllr Kay Gilder, are hosting a fundraising Afternoon Tea Party to raise money for the Mayor’s chosen charity, Keep Mobile. The event will be held at the Oakwood Centre on Sunday 23rd October 1pm – 4pm and guests will be […]

Woodley Community Heroes Awards
Community Heroes Awards open!

Woodley’s Community Heroes

It’s that time of year again when we ask you to nominate your local heroes, whose good work benefits the community of Woodley.  Perhaps it’s a neighbour who goes above and beyond to help others in Woodley, or the young child who picks up litter in their spare time. Maybe you know someone who gives […]

cost of living crisis
Cost-of-living-crisis Survey

Cost of living crisis

The Hardship Alliance, which consists of Age UK Berkshire, Citizens Advice Wokingham, First Day’s Children’s Charity, Wokingham Borough Council, Wokingham Foodbank & Wokingham United Charities, is collectively working hard to respond as effectively as it can to the cost-of-living crisis. In order to understand the full impact, the Alliance is asking local residents to complete […]