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.
The former football ground has been opened as a temporary public sport and recreation space.
The annual Health and Wellbeing Board Conference is back and everyone is invited to take part. Last year's conference attracted over 100 attendees and was an excellent platform for local engagement on key health issues.
We have taken the difficult but necessary decision to temporarily suspend the green bin garden and food waste collection service from Tuesday 28 December 2021 until Saturday 8 January 2022 (inclusive).
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).