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.  Parcels H, I and J have been sold to Redrow Homes and a planning application for these Parcels will be determined in May 2017.

Planning applications for Parcels U2 and Q are now coming forward.  A planning application for the Arborfield Relief Road is expected in June / July 2017.

You can see the latest information about progress on the various parts of the site here
 

COUNCILLOR VACANCY

The statement of persons nominated for election as a Parish Councillor for Finchampstead South Ward can be found here

We are unable to publish or provide any information on the candidates.

The election will take place on
8 June 2017. 

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 2016/17 can be found here

2017 meeting schedule

 
Forthcoming meetings:

25 May 2017 - Main Council (Annual Meeting)
14 June 2017 - Planning Committee
21 June 2017 - Main Council
26 June 2017 - Finance & General Management 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 6 June 2017 at 7.30pm at Finchampstead 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 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.