East Ilsley Annual Accounts 2018-19

We are required to publish our accounts for a period of 30 working days between Monday 17th June and Friday 26th July. Please click on each title to download the information. If anyone requires any further assistance, please contact the Responsible Finance Officer, Fenella Woods on 07912 565665 or email clerk@eastilsley-pc.gov.uk Official Notice Summary of…

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Phased Return of Schools in West Berkshire – 1st June 2020

The Wider Opening of West Berkshire Schools Head teachers across West Berkshire covering all provisions have been working exceptionally hard in the background to fully understand the large volumes of guidance for the wider opening of schools that has been published by central government recently.  The announcement focussed on welcoming more children back into schools,…

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Glass Bottle Banks – update

1st June 2020 all glass banks will be removed from: Hillers Garden Centre, Hermitage WBC Station Car Park, Hungerford Waitrose, Newbury Station Car Park, Theale Willink School, Burghfield Waitrose, Thatcham Sainsburys, Newbury Residents will still be able to recycle their glass bottles and jars in their kerbside box or at one of our recycling centres…

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Car Park Charging to return in West Berkshire

Since the end of March, car parks operated by West Berkshire Council have been free to help make life easier for key and essential workers at this difficult time. From Monday 1 June we are starting to reintroduce charging again as the restrictions on lockdown are starting to ease, allowing more people to go to…

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WBC launches Covid-19 Survey

West Berkshire Council is to launch a residents’ survey to gain insight into the impact of Covid-19 on the district. The survey, which will be available from the 22nd May until 9am on Monday 8th June, asks residents a number of questions about how their circumstances have changed as a result of the Public Health…

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West Berkshire Recycling Centres to Re-Open

Message from WBC: West Berkshire Council’s Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) are set to reopen to allow residents the opportunity to dispose of waste and recycling that cannot be safely stored at home. This follows publication by the government of updated guidance indicating that visits to recycling centres can be considered essential under certain conditions….

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Notification of Road Closures: M4 Junctions 12 (Theale, West Berkshire) to 15 (Swindon, Wiltshire) – Resurfacing

M4 Junctions 12 (Theale, West Berkshire) to 15 (Swindon, Wiltshire) – Resurfacing We are resurfacing various sections of the M4 east and westbound carriageways between junctions 12 and 15, to ensure the network remains in a safe condition.  For the safety of our workforce and customers, during the Spring and Summer we will need to…

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West Berkshire Council working to reopen recycling centres

Message from WBC: West Berkshire Council is working to reopen its recycling centres as soon as arrangements can be made to do so safely. The Council is working hard behind the scenes to reopen the recycling centres as soon as it possibly can, once the Government has confirmed that driving to the recycling centres is…

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West Berkshire Council launches Advice Bot to answer Coronavirus (Covid-19) questions online

Press Release from WBC: West Berkshire Council have worked with their partners, We Build Bots Ltd (WBB), to develop an Advice Bot which will answer questions and signpost visitors on our website to the latest information they need relating specifically to the current Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. West Berkshire Council has been working with WBB for…

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Road works near East Ilsley

Update from Highways England: In 2019 we started work to refresh the road markings and install new LED road studs at the West Ilsley junction, Chilton junction, Milton Interchange, Hinksey Hill junction and the Botley Interchange, to improve safety to road users. It was hoped that work would be completed during February, however some areas…

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SSE Priority Services

Message from SSEN regarding power outages and vulnerable people. SSEN are offering free extra support to vulnerable people during power cuts. Please share to all those who are considered vulnerable during the Covid-19 pandemic. Register for Priority Services today:Fill in the form or call FREE 0800 294 3259or visit this link: www.ssen.co.uk/psr The document (including…

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