West Berkshire, United Kingdom

Current West Berkshire News

West Berkshire Council asked to be a good neighbour over housing plans - Reading Post
The council in Reading is urging West Berkshire to “be a good neighbour” before it allows 875 homes to be built close to the boundary. It is calling on the neighbouring council to think hard about the pressure on transport, schools and health ...
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:23:01 GMT
Cyclists to tackle West Berkshire hill climb - Newbury Weekly News Group
Walbury Hill CYCLISTS will take in picturesque views of West Berkshire in a hill climb this weekend. The climb, organised by Newbury Road Club, will take riders on a 1.2 mile route up Walbury Hill near Inkpen. The hill is the highest in the traditional ...
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 05:57:54 GMT
Reading Borough plea to West Berkshire Council over new houses - Newbury and Thatcham Chronicle
Though the areas are all under the control of West Berkshire, borough councillors in Reading argue it is they who will have to deal with the added pressures on vital services. Cllr Tony Page, transport leader for the borough, said: “While outside of ...
Sun, 21 Sep 2014 07:01:04 GMT
Free school meals offered across West Berkshire - Newbury Weekly News Group
More than 5,000 schoolchildren across West Berkshire are eligible for free school meals from this week, as part of an initiative that the Government claims will save parents from the area £2.1m every year. There are around 5,317 children in West ...
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 05:54:37 GMT
Spray cans can now be recycled at the kerb in west Berkshire - Reading Post
People living in West Berkshire can now put aerosol cans in their kerbside recycling collection. Completely empty aerosol cans can be put into their green sack along with their cans, tins and plastic bottles. Any removable lids should be put in the ...
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 13:37:21 GMT
Sponsor needed for Newbury planned academy school - BBC News
Potential sponsors are being sought to run a planned primary school as it tackles a shortage of pupil places. West Berkshire Council identified the Newbury College Monks Lane site as a potential location for the school, which would grow to take 210 ...
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:18:51 GMT