Welcome to Tilehurst Parish Council

Situated to the west of Reading, Tilehurst Parish extends from the A4 in the south to a few metres short of the A329 in the north. The Reading boundary forms the eastern border whilst its western border follows the line of the Sulham escarpment.

The present Tilehurst Parish was created on the extension of the Reading Borough boundary in 1919. Tilehurst Parish Council became responsible for the rural area of the old Tilehurst and, with the remainder being within the Reading Borough area, it became known as Tilehurst Without. It now serves a population of approximately 14,500, with an electorate of approximately 11,100, and covers an area of 11 square miles.

The Council manages four recreation grounds and three community halls. The Parish’s Sports Centre and two further plots of land are leased to West Berkshire District Council to meet education and social service needs in the local area. 

CORONAVIRUS (Covid-19) update for parish hallsPlease note that two of our halls are opening from September for regular hirers, but to adhere to Government guidance and to help reduce the spread of Covid-19, no bookings will be taken for parties at this time.
LATEST:  Due to the latest lockdown, our halls are closed temporarily, and will hopefully be re-opened at the beginning of December

CORONAVIRUS:  For the latest updates and advice from West Berkshire Council on Covid-19 please check on 'Latest News'

The West Berkshire Hub is co-ordinating the local response.  You can reach them by phone on 01635 503 379 and online at https://info.westberks.gov.uk/coronavirus-communityhub 

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