Woodley Town Council

Woodley Town Council
Full Council Meeting - 26 September 2023

Full Council Meeting – Tuesday 26 September 2023

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

graffiti and anti social behaviour in Woodley
Anti-social behaviour

Anti-social behaviour during summer holidays

Woodley Town Council has written to local schools following an increase in anti-social behaviour from young people during the summer holidays During the recent summer holidays, the Council experienced an increased number of incidents of anti-social behaviour from groups of children and young people on our grounds and at our facilities. Graffiti has particularly been […]

new ANPR cameras in the borough
New ANPR cameras

Cameras for moving traffic offences

Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) cameras are to be switched on by Wokingham Borough Council this week to improve road safety and reduce congestion ANPR cameras are being installed in 11 locations in the borough and will enable the council to issue penalty charge notices (PCNs) to drivers that commit moving traffic offences such as […]

Woodley roadworks from 18 Sept

Woodley roadworks 18 September

Woodley roadworks from 18th September Multi-way lights – Mohawk Way Woodley These lights will be in place between the Bader Way and Hurricane Way on 18 September to 7 November, 8am to 6pm, to allow CityFibre to carry out fibre optic cable installation .  https://one.network/?GB134948034 Multi-way lights – Lytham Road Woodley    These lights will be in […]

Constitution Review

Constitution review

Wokingham Borough Council is undertaking a review of its constitution, which sets out how the council operates, how decisions are made and the procedures which are followed to ensure that these are efficient, transparent and accountable. It also sets out how residents, as well as the council’s partners and stakeholders, can influence decisions. Some of […]

adults learning
Adult courses in Woodley

Adult education courses in Woodley

Wokingham Borough Council’s Adult & Community Learning is running several adult education courses in Woodley over the coming months. Learn with Lego 21 September, Thursday 12.30-2.30pm, Emmanuel Church Centre, RG5 3QW (Free course) Learn how to use Lego with your children for more than building! Explore basic maths and gain confidence in using bricks to […]

Woodley roadworks
Woodley roadworks from 8 Sept

Upcoming roadworks in Woodley

8th September 2023 Road Closure – The Bader Way, Woodley The closure will be in place between Loddon Bridge and Bader Way Interchange, closing on 8 September at 8pm and reopening on 11 September at 6am. This is to allow ENC to carry out removal of scaffolding following electrical cable installation. https://one.network/?GB135251429 Road Closure – Church Road, […]

no cycling or e-scooters
No E-Scooters


8th September 2023 We have received increasing reports of the use of e-scooters in Woodley town precinct, which is a No Cycle zone.  We’d like to remind you that these are not permitted to be used in the precinct and that there are several legal requirements and restrictions to do with e-scooters, which limit their […]

cost of living crisis help
Cost of Living Crisis Help Hub

Cost of Living Crisis Winter 2023

7th September 2023 The cost of living crisis is a growing problem locally, impacting many people and families With the rise in food and energy costs, as well as increases in rents and mortgages, this year may have been more difficult than any before. Paying bills, keeping people fed and keeping a roof overhead is […]

Planning permission
Check if you need planning permission

Planning permission

5th September 2023 Check first for planning permission We have received an increase in the number of retrospective planning applications for properties in the area.  For certain types of developments, particularly outhouses, residents need to seek planning permission.  If you are thinking of any building work, before you start, please contact Wokingham Borough Council or […]

changes to railway tickets
Council's response to railway ticket consultation

Council’s response to railway ticket office consultation

4th September 2023 Woodley Town Council’s Planning & Community Committee has written a response to the consultations by South Western Railway and Great Western Railway to make changes to the operation of railway ticket stations.  You can read the Council’s response HERE.