Thursday, 13 December 2018

New planning application has been submitted for 19 and 19a Theale High Street

A new planning application has been submitted for 19 and 19a Theale High Street. This was previously the offices for the Horticultural Trades Association.

The application number is 18/03209/FULEXT and is for:

Demolition of existing building and construction of 15 no.dwellings, 2no. retail units (use Class A1/A2/A3), associated access, parking and landscaping.

You can access the plans, etc., by clicking here.

Wednesday, 31 October 2018

Planning application for 9 flats in Theale High Street

A planning application has been submitted to demolish the warehouse between Kremer's car body workshop and the H Foster (Previously Eggar's) office and build nine flats on the site. The site is in Theale High Street, opposite the end of Woodfield Way.

The office will is proposed to be retained.

The planning application number is 18/02791/FULD

The plans, etc, can be accessed at

Tuesday, 23 October 2018

Wednesday, 3 October 2018

New planning application for Theale Golf Club


PROPOSAL: Replacing existing 6 bay Driving Range with new 18 bay Driving Range. 1 No. Teaching Bay, 1 No. Indoor Video Room, Ball Wash , Entrance Floodlighting and Ball Stop Fencing

SITE: Theale Golf Centre, North Street, Theale, Reading

Tuesday, 11 September 2018

Theale Parish Council agrees to release land required for new primary school

Theale Parish Council agreed to release the land required for the new primary school at its extraordinary meeting this evening.

The council voted (without debate) 6 to 5 in favour of "surrendering the lease in accordance with the request from West Berkshire Council ... subject to contract and conditions of the lease".

This means that West Berkshire Council can now go ahead with building the new primary school on 5 acres (out of 13) of the North Street Playing Field

Friday, 31 August 2018

Gypsy and Traveller Accomodation Assessment to be carried out

West Berkshire Council are to carry out a new Gypsy and Traveller Accomodation Assessment (GTAA).

I found out today that West Berkshire Council have decided to carry out a new Gypsy and Traveller Accomodation Assessment. This is a bit of a coincidence as I had submitted a motion to the next meeting of the council calling for one!

Friday, 24 August 2018

New fire station to be built in Theale

Planning permission has been granted for a new fire station in Theale. It will be built on the corner of Wigmore Lane and the A4 and fire engines will exit onto the A4/A340 roundabout.

The station will also provide accommodation for the neighbourhood police and for the ambulance service.