The Royal Horticultural Society has awarded Newbury a ‘Pride of Place’ award for Old Hospital Green’s NHS Commemorative Garden and a Conservation and Wildlife Award for City Recreation Ground’s orchard and wildflower meadow.
On the 12th of July, Newbury Town Council voted to undertake a Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) for the Parish of Newbury. In order to progress with Newbury’s NDP, we are establishing a Steering Group.
Newbury’s ‘Best Kept Allotment’ awards were presented at Victoria Park Bandstand on Tuesday evening. The Mayor of Newbury, Cllr Billy Drummond Council presented awards to tenants who were judged to have kept the best allotment plots on each site.
The Leader of the Council is aiming to raise £500 for the Mayor of Newbury’s chosen charity Speakability. Cllr Martin Colston will be cycling 500 miles in 6 days in the Highlands of Scotland on the North Coast 500 route.