Sunday, 25 February 2018

UPDATED: Theale High St Closed for 10 days from 27th Feb

Theale High Street will be closed for 10 days from 27th February between Station Road and Hoad Way. This is to allow repairs to the road paving.

Update: Just received the following from

High Street, Theale, West Berkshire
27 February — 09 March
Delays possible Some carriageway incursion
Works location: Start Location - Outside the Co-Op / End Location - The mini roundabout on Hoad Way.
Works description: Block Paving Repairs - Theale High Street
Responsibility for works: West Berkshire
Current status: Planned work about to start
Works reference: JV00500008622

So it looks like the High Street won't be completely closed

Friday, 23 February 2018

Parish Poll re Releasing Land for New Primary School

A parish poll is to be held between 4pm and 9pm on Thursday March 15th.

Theale electors will be asked to answer "yes" or "no" to the question: "Should Theale Parish Council relinquish the lease on the land at North Street Playing Fields to allow a new primary school to be built on that site as per planning consent?"

More information can be found at:

Please note that you need to be registered on the electoral roll at an address in Theale parish to be able to vote. You have to vote at your normal polling station in person - you won't be able to vote by post or by proxy (parish poll regulations).

Tuesday, 6 February 2018

Sunday, 28 January 2018

Theale Parish Council to hold an extraordinary meeting re holding a poll on whether to release land for the new primary school

Theale Parish Council is to hold an extraordinary meeting to decide on whether to hold a parish poll (referendum) on whether it should release the lease on part of the North Street Playing Field for the purpose of building the new primary school.

This extraordinary meeting will be held in the Peter Gooch room at 7.30pm on Tuesday 30th January 2018, the agenda is available on the parish council website:

Saturday, 16 December 2017

Reported graffiti in Theale High Street

Reported this graffiti in Theale High Street to West Berks Council and to Cardiff City Football Club

The wall is private property, so the property owner may have to get it cleaned off. I've suggested to Cardiff City FC that they might like to re-reimburse them.