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email: clerk@finchampstead-pc.gov.uk

Finchampstead Parish Council
Welcome to our website. Here you can find out more about what we do and our role in the community.

ARBORFIELD GARRISON STRATEGIC  DEVELOPMENT LOCATION

You can see the latest newsletter about the development here and additional details about the construction works programme here

Work on the development - now known as Arborfield Green - has started and is progressing fast.  Parcels T, and A - G have received approval.  Parcels H, I and J have been sold to Redrow Homes and a public consultation on proposals is expected in February 2017. 
A plan showing the location of the various Parcels can be found here

In January 2017 agreements were signed  over plans for the Marino Family Trust land which forms the southern part of the SDL and which lies within Finchampstead Parish.

CONSULTATIONS

Wokingham Borough Council is consulting on its first Green Way - a route for walkers, cyclists and where possible horse riders.  This will run from the FBC Centre through the California Country Park to the new homes on the Arborfield Garrison Development.

Visit www.wokingham.gov.uk and search for consultations.

THAMES VALLEY POLICE
You can find out about the Finchampstead Neighbourhood Policing Team, updates on local issues and details of local 'have your say' meetings on the TVP website

You can also sign up to receive free local crime alerts and crime prevention advice at www.thamesvalleyalert.co.uk 

ROADWORKS

For live information on local roadworks visit www.roadworks.org

COUNCIL NEWS AND MEETINGS

See our latest newsletter here

Previous newsletters can be found on this page 

Our Annual Report for 2015/16 can be found here

2017 meeting schedule

 
Forthcoming meetings:
22 February 2017 - Planning Committee.
1 March 2017 - Roads & Road Safety Committee.

Our Annual Gathering for Parishioners and those we work with will be held on Wednesday 8 March 2017 at 7.30pm at the FBC Centre.  Come along and hear about our work and meet the Councillors. There will also be interesting presentations.

   FINCHAMPSTEAD NEIGHBOURHOOD
ACTION GROUP

Do you have views or ideas about how to make Finchampstead an even better place to live in? Or do you have local issues you would like to raise?  Contact secretary@finchnag.co.uk for more information about the Group.

   FINCHAMPSTEAD EMERGENCY RESPONSE

Information about how Finchampstead is planning for a local emergency, and how you could help can be found here.

FREE FIRST AID COURSES
Would you know what to do if someone was having a heart attack? Heartstart Swallowfield offers free 2.5 hour courses to people of all ages, equipping them with skills for life.  Book your free place at www.heartstartswallowfield.co.uk

DEFIBRILLATORS
There are 3 community accessible defibrillators in the Parish - located at Bathroom Concepts at the California Crossroads, The Memorial Hall in The Village, and at the FBC Centre.  These units have been provided by the Parish Council.

CONTACT US
The Parish Council is based at the FBC Centre, Gorse Ride North, Finchampstead RG40 4ES. 
You can contact us on 0118 9088164 or at clerk@finchampstead-pc.gov.uk.   Office hours 9am - 12 noon.