Cold Ash Neighbourhood Development Plan Update – June 2022

The Cold Ash Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) is a legal process that will allow Parishioners to have a greater say in where new housing will be built in the Parish of Cold Ash. It will also give Parishioners a greater say in the style and type of housing. 

The NDP is being developed by the Cold Ash NDP Steering Group. The Steering Group publishes regular updates for parishioners.

In the latest update Ivor McArdle explains why the Council cannot start the consultation (known as a Regulation 14 consultation) in June as originally expected.

The full update can be found here.

Response to WBC Consultation on a Football Pitch in Manor Park

Manor Park Playing Field

West Berkshire Council are currently carrying out a consultation on their plans to add a football pitch and associated infrastructure to the field on the corner of Stoney Lane and Waller Drive. Cold Ash Parish Council objects to this proposal. Our reasons for objecting to this proposal are:

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Veolia and West Berkshire Council giving away compost to local residents

The West Berkshire Council logo

Veolia in partnership with West Berkshire Council reveals details of their first soil conditioner give-away later this month.

On Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 May 2022 there will be a give-away event at the Padworth Integrated Waste Management Facility (IWMF), Padworth Lane, RG7 4JF, between 10am and 4pm where residents will be able to pick up Veolia’s locally produced soil conditioner for free!

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