parish office: 0118 908 8164
fax: 0118 932 8256

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

Work on the development - now known as Arborfield Green - has started and is progressing fast.  Parcels T, and A - G have received approval and work has commenced.  Applications for Parcels H, I and J have also been approved, an application for Parcel U2 will be determined shortly as will proposals for Parcel Q.
You can see the latest information about progress on the various parts of the site here

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 

 

CASUAL VACANCY ON THE COUNCIL

We have a vacancy on the Council and would welcome applications from persons interested in becoming a Parish Councillor.  Please get in touch for further information.

ROADWORKS

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

MY JOURNEY WOKINGHAM

Visit www.myjourneywokingham.com to find out about travel options and to plan your journey in and around Wokingham
COUNCIL NEWS AND MEETINGS

Please note the Office will be closed from 12 noon on Friday 22 December and will reopen at 9am on Tuesday 2 January 2018.

See our latest newsletter here

You can see an update on local housing development here

Previous newsletters can be found on this page 

Our Annual Report for 2016/17 can be found here

2018 meeting schedule

 
Forthcoming meetings:
20 December - Planning Committee
9 January - Finance & General Management Committee
10 January - Planning Committee

   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 or come along to the next meeting on 7 November at 7.30pm at the FBC Centre Library.

   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 currently 4 community accessible defibrillators in the Parish - located at the California Crossroads (outside Bathroom Concepts), the California Ratepayers Hall, 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.