Welcome to Winnersh Parish Council

The parish of Winnersh includes the two settlements of Winnersh and Sindlesham and is situated in Berkshire between Wokingham and Reading.


View our pages for local facilities, including: Halls. Meeting Rooms, Recreation Grounds and Allotments.

The Parish Council publishes news posts highlighting local news and events in Winnersh.

The Parish Council works closely with Wokingham Borough Council on behalf of the residents of Winnersh.

Follow our social media channels to be the first to hear our latest news.


Vacancy for a Parish Councillor at Winnersh Parish Council

There is a vacancy for a Parish Councillor at Winnersh Parish Council. A by-election to fill the vacancy will be held if within 14 working days from the date below, 10 electors from the Parish give notice in writing to …

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Coronavirus Update

Please click the link below to view Wokingham Borough Council's latest information, advice and community support regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Committee Meeting Diary & Minutes

Our meeting schedule and minutes can be found on our Meetings page.

These meetings will be held remotely and the public and press can apply to join them by contacting the Parish Clerk.

Full Council Meetings

Full council meetings fall on every second Tuesday of each month except August

Finance & General Purposes

Finance & General Purposes meetings fall quarterly to tie in with the availability of the previous quarter’s accounts

Recreation & Amenities

Recreation & Amenities meetings call on the first Tuesday of each month except August


Planning meetings fall on a three week cycle to meet the timescale required by the Planning Authority (WBC)

A brief history

of our parish council

Founders of The Times newspaper, the Walter family did not arrive in Winnersh until 1816, having purchased 158 acres of Bearwood and 146 acres of adjoining land from the Crown at auction…

A modest start for an estate that would expand to 8000 acres under the direction of John Walter III when it was sold in the early 1900’s. 

Winnersh Parish News

Updates & Recent Happenings

Find out what’s going on and stay up to date with news in the Winnersh area, right here on our blog.

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Surge testing in Wokingham Borough

COVID-19, Wokingham Borough Council

Extensive surveillance of Covid-19 has identified a small number of cases of the Covid-19 Delta variant that originated in India in...
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Winnersh Community Centre

Cladding updated at Winnersh Community Centre

Winnersh Parish Council

The Winnersh Community Centre at Bearwood Recreation Ground has recently been updated with new cladding on the outside of the main Winnersh...
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St Catherine's Bearwood

Flower Festival at St Catherine’s Bearwood


This year, St Catherine Bearwood, Bearwood Road, Sindlesham, is celebrating a birthday – it is 175 years since the church’s...
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Our Local Business Directory

Please see our directory listing of local businesses. Inclusion of a link or reference to a company below does not constitute a recommendation or endorsement of that company by Winnersh Parish Council.

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