The number of rough sleepers has officially decreased from nine to zero in West Berkshire, which is a result of the great partnership work between the council housing team and homeless charities across the district.
The Government has released initial information on a new £1billion Business Grants scheme to support businesses that have been impacted by the Omicron variant, the ongoing impact of staff absences due to Covid, and lower consumer demand.
A poll for the election of a District Councillor for Tilehurst South and Holybrook took place on Thursday 16 December 2021.
In August 2021 we announced that we were obliged to postpone our West Berkshire Council Local Plan Review due to the Government announcing changes to the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF).
The Leader of West Berkshire Council, Councillor Lynne Doherty, has been shortlisted for the Local Government Information Unit's (LGIU) award for Leader of the Year.
Vulnerable households across the country will be able to access a new national £500m support fund to help them with essentials over the coming months as the country continues its recovery from the pandemic.
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This Christmas, the West Berkshire Economy department and Environment department have teamed up to create a 'Shop Local Shop Green' digital magazine featuring the best independent local businesses with a green agenda for residents to shop in!