|Royal Borough set to improve park tennis courts thanks to potential investment from LTA and Government
The Royal Borough is set to modernise tennis courts at four parks in Windsor & Maidenhead as part of improving health and fitness facilities and opportunities for residents, thanks to potential significant investment from the Government and the…
|Royal Borough’s Community Wardens join national campaign tackling anti-social behaviour
The Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead’s Community Wardens have joined a national campaign to help tackle anti-social behaviour (ASB) and keep people safe.
Running from 18 to 22 July, ASB Awareness Week 2022 aims to encourage communities to…
|Royal Borough gearing up for final phase of Missing Links cycle scheme
The final phase of a major project improving cycle access around Maidenhead is “gearing up” to start in earnest from Tuesday 2 August 2022, bringing upgraded paths and a new bridge to the Town Moor area.
Maidenhead Missing Links is a cycle route…
|Highways, roads and transport|
|New chapter for Library Service in two village communities thanks to partnership with parish councils
A celebration was held recently to mark an exciting new chapter for the Library Service at Sunningdale, which is now operating from a fitting new community base at The Pavilion, in Broomhall Lane. Meanwhile, the Container Library at Wraysbury is…
|Community invited to take part in consultation on key planning document for South West Maidenhead
The Royal Borough is today (Wednesday 6 July) starting a consultation on a key planning document for South West Maidenhead, a major development area bringing forward much-needed new homes, community facilities, employment space and improved public…
|Fun for all the family at free Braywick Nature Centre Festival
Pond dipping, minibeast safari sessions and nature walks are some of the activities on offer at this year’s Braywick Nature Centre Festival on Saturday 23 July.
The day, which is free and open to all, will run from midday until 5pm and will also…
|How to see Queen’s Baton Relay when it visits Maidenhead, Eton and Windsor
Wakeboard, paddleboard and boat are among the ways the Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay will tour Maidenhead, Eton and Windsor on Wednesday 6 July, bringing the excitement of the Commonwealth Games to the Thames Valley.
Birmingham 2022 is…
|St Cloud Way regeneration scheme to start soon in Maidenhead as car park to close
Redevelopment of Maidenhead’s old Magnet Leisure Centre site with much-needed new homes will start this summer, with the car park set to close from Friday, 1 July following formal granting of planning permission for the new scheme.
|Plan setting out how walking and cycling infrastructure could be improved adopted by Cabinet
A new plan setting out how walking and cycling facilities in the Royal Borough could be improved over the next 10 years has been adopted by Cabinet.
The Local Cycling and Walking Infrastructure Plan (LCWIP) has been shaped by feedback from last…
|Have your say on options to improve the A308
A five-week consultation inviting the community to share their views on options to improve key sections of the A308 is now open.
The Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead is initially considering how 21 sections of this key transport link,…
|Community thanked as Cabinet asked to give go-ahead to consult on key planning document for South West Maidenhead
The Royal Borough’s Cabinet will be asked on Thursday 23 June to approve a public consultation next month on a key planning document for South West Maidenhead. This major development area will bring much-needed new homes, community facilities,…
|Executive Chairman appointed to pioneering, independent Climate Partnership
A pioneering new Climate Partnership established to involve the community in tackling climate change and help deliver the Royal Borough’s Environment and Climate Strategy has appointed its Executive Chairman.
Barnaby Briggs, who has extensive…
|Royal Borough provides bikes to more than 40 schools to help with road safety education
Bicycles are being given to 43 first and primary schools across the borough to assist with road safety education.
Each school will be provided with six balance bikes – training bikes without pedals - six pedal bikes, 12 helmets, as well as an…
|Launch of innovative World Café community engagement across the Royal Borough
An innovative style of community engagement is being launched across the Royal Borough using the World Café approach, with the first event due to be held in Clewer East and Clewer and Dedworth East on 15 June.
The aim is to bring people together to…
|Jobseekers invited to recruitment event for Royal Borough’s hospitality and tourism sector
A recruitment event promoting jobs in the Royal Borough’s hospitality and tourism sector will take place at the Macdonald Windsor Hotel, Windsor High Street, on Monday 13 June, from 1pm to 4pm.
The Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead is…
|Councillor Christine Bateson elected as new Mayor of the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead
Councillor Christine Bateson has been elected as Mayor of the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead for the 2022/23 civic year, with Councillor Gary Muir continuing as Deputy Mayor.
She took on the ceremonial, non-political role yesterday…
|Photographic exhibition of Jubilee celebrations opens at Royal Borough’s libraries
Visitors to the Royal Borough’s libraries can now view a fascinating Jubilee photographic exhibition looking back at how local communities celebrated Her Majesty The Queen’s previous milestone jubilees.
The display – entitled 70 Years 70 Photos –…
|Libraries and Museums|
|More than 50 street parties celebrating Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee to take place in the borough
More than 50 street parties celebrating Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee are set to take place in the borough over the extended Bank Holiday weekend.
Residents will be holding parties in their communities, including Ascot, Cookham, Fifield…
|Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay to visit Maidenhead, Eton and Windsor as full England route revealed
The Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay is confirmed to visit Maidenhead, Eton and Windsor during its final journey through England this summer, as the full route is revealed.
Birmingham 2022 is hosting the 16th official Queen’s Baton Relay – a…
|Royal Borough helps residents boost renewable energy generation, cut carbon emissions and save on energy bills
A new initiative now available in the Royal Borough will help residents generate their own renewable energy, cut their carbon footprint and save money on their energy bills.
Solar Together is a group purchasing scheme for solar panels being…