As part of the continuing support for communities during the current high cost of living West Berkshire Council have created an online map showing welcoming, warm spaces where people can come to stay warm and enjoy some company with a hot drink or other refreshments.
Please note that the Parish Council office will be closed over the holiday period from Friday, 23rd December 2021 and will reopen on Tuesday, 3rd January 2023.
For any urgent issues, please call 0118 933 1955 and leave a message. Your call will be returned as soon as possible.
Wishing everyone a happy and healthy Christmas and New Year.
Stephens Firs is currently closed and will be reopened on 14th December 2022. The closure is front its junctions with Victoria Road and Ravenworth Road.
This emergency closure is to enable Thames Water to repair a visible leak in the carriageway.
Residential access will be maintained throughout.
West Berkshire Council will be holding an online careers event webinar on 30th January 2023 at 12pm. Managers from various departments will be sharing information about some of the job openings they are looking to fill, e.g. a member of the Countryside team will be speaking about Ranger positions.
As a safety enhancement, the Rotaid cabinet originally installed int the BT kiosk has been replaced by a locked Sentry cabinet. This will safeguard the defibrillator device for when required in an emergency.
As with the other defibrillators in the village, access can only be made by dialling 999. The emergency services will assess the situation from the information the caller gives them and will advise the PIN code to enable access to the device.