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. 
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 

 

ANNUAL GATHERING FOR PARISHIONERS
The Annual Gathering will be held on Wednesday 7 March 2018 at 7.30pm at the FBC Centre.  Residents, local businesses and those we work with are invited to come along to meet the Councillors and staff and to hear about our work over the last year.  There will also be a talk about the new nature reserves being created in Finchampstead. 

FREE FIRST AID / DEFIBRILLATOR COURSE
We are offering another first aid and defibrillator training / awareness session.  This will be held on Tuesday 27 March at the California Ratepayers Hall iat 7pm
The session will be delivered by Heartstart Swallowfield, please get in touch if you would like to attend.

There are currently 5 community accessible defibrillators in the Parish - located at the California Crossroads (outside Bathroom Concepts), the California Ratepayers Hall, the Memorial Hall in The Village, the St James' Church Centre and at the FBC Centre.  These units have been provided by the Parish Council.

COUNCIL VACANCY
We have a vacancy on the Council - the Notice can be viewed here
COUNCIL NEWS AND MEETINGS

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:
21 February - Main Council
28 February - Roads & Road Safety 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 10 April 2018 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.

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


SMART METERS
The Government is rolling out smart meters into all homes and businesses before 2020.  Useful information can be found at

https://selectra.co.uk/guides/smart-meters

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.