Leisure and libraries news archive
- Family friendly festival comes to Dinton Pastures next weekend
People will be heading to Dinton Pastures Country Park in Hurst next weekend to enjoy the delights of the family-friendly Marvellous – The Tribute Festival.
15 July 2016
- Open air cinema comes to Dinton Pastures next month
Grease will be the word next month (Friday August 5) when Dinton Pastures Country Park in Hurst hosts a family open air cinema event.
12 July 2016
- Centre pass for Lower Earley's netballers
Thanks to Wokingham Borough Council's £60,000 refurbishment of Chalfont Courts in Lower Earley, Laurel Park Netball Club and Kickz now have the facilities they need.
08 July 2016
- Roald Dahl inspiring children to read and have fun this summer
Wokingham Borough libraries is entering the fantastic world of Roald Dahl to encourage children to read and enjoy stories this summer, as part of the Summer Reading Challenge.
07 July 2016
- All of Dinton is a stage
Dinton Pastures Country Park in Hurst will be brought to life with an interactive outdoor walking theatre at the end of the month (30 July).
06 July 2016
- Big Lunch at Montague Park
Residents from Montague Park got together on Buckhurst Meadows for a barbecue, a good old chin wag and build community spirit.
06 July 2016
- Views wanted on the future of Bulmershe Leisure Centre
Wokingham Borough Council is asking for residents' views on the future of Bulmershe Leisure Centre in Woodley as it explores options for improving the centre.
04 July 2016
- Summer reading challenge for teens
This summer, the borough's teenagers can take part in the Teen Reading Challenge at Wokingham Borough libraries to inspire them to keep reading.
01 July 2016
- Free tennis this July
Wokingham Borough Council is hosting another Great British Tennis Weekend at Cantley Park in Wokingham on Saturday 16 July and Sunday 17 July.
29 June 2016
- Extended opening and self-service plans for libraries
Wokingham Borough Council is set to approve plans to expand and improve its already successful library service.
28 June 2016
- Blog by Wokingham Borough Libraries
Did you know Wokingham Borough Libraries has a blog detailing events, books and celebrations being held in its premises across the borough?
27 June 2016
- The Big Scoop at Dinton Pastures
The Big Scoop event at Dinton Pastures helped dog owners of all levels of canine experience find out about responsible ownership.
27 June 2016
- Wokingham Borough celebrates National Walking Month
Wokingham Borough Council supported National Walking Month last month (May) by offering free, friendly health walks across the Wokingham Borough as part of its Walking for Health scheme.
08 June 2016
- Update regarding grass cutting
Read the latest update from Cllr Angus Ross, executive member for environment, regarding the grass cutting procedure for the Wokingham Borough.
06 June 2016
- Davis Cup comes to Cantley Park following historic win
The Davis Cup by BNP Paribas will arrive in the Wokingham Borough in July as part of a national Trophy Tour of Great Britain launched by the Lawn Tennis Association.
03 June 2016
- Family fun weekend at Dinton Activity Centre
Dinton Activity Centre is hosting its annual family fun weekend on Saturday 4 June and Sunday 5 June with lots of activities for all ages.
02 June 2016
- Wokingham Borough libraries go outside to celebrate books and love of reading
We are celebrating National Bookstart Week in June with events at Dinton Pastures and our libraries
02 June 2016
- Thanks to our library volunteers
Dedicated volunteers who use their skills and time to help at Wokingham Borough libraries will be thanked at a celebration on Monday June 6.
31 May 2016
- Supporting Mental Health Awareness Week
We joined a host of organisations and agencies across the country to promote Mental Health Awareness Week.
27 May 2016
- Improvements at Carnival Pool
Young swimmers in Wokingham Borough will have even more fun at the Carnival Pool, thanks to new play equipment.
26 May 2016