Helping improve energy efficiency and reduce fuel poverty.

I am very pleased to see this press release going out today, highlighting the success of an extremely important project that I help create and bring to life. CONTINUED SUCCESS FOR HELP TO HEAT SCHEME OFFERING RESIDENTS FREE INSULATION In October 2020 Wokingham Borough Council launched their Help to Heat scheme allowing local residents access … Continue reading Helping improve energy efficiency and reduce fuel poverty.

We want your views on Electric Vehicle Charging

Wokingham Borough Council is seeking the views of local residents, businesses and visitors to understand which locations within the borough would benefit most from electric vehicle charging points.  The UK took a historic step on the road to ending its contribution to climate change last year, as the Prime Minister, Transport Secretary and Business Secretary announced the … Continue reading We want your views on Electric Vehicle Charging

Wokingham receives £300,000 vote of confidence from the Woodland Trust

I am incredibly proud of this. I first met with the Woodland Trust only a few weeks after Wokingham declared a Climate Emergency. We have shared our plans with them and listened closely to their feedback. This is a huge vote of confidence from them in our 250,000 tree planting programme and into our ongoing … Continue reading Wokingham receives £300,000 vote of confidence from the Woodland Trust

Tackling Poverty

In an affluent community, for anyone to live in poverty can only be viewed as immoral and offensive. Want to know what Wokingham Borough Council is doing to tackle poverty? Read on.. Tonight, at an Extraordinary Executive Meeting the leader of WBC was asked, “Wokingham is one of the affluent places to live, work and … Continue reading Tackling Poverty

Air Quality

Recently, when I walk my dog on a clear night, I have noticed that I can see more stars than I used too. With fewer vehicles on the road, one of the consequences of lockdown appears to be less pollution, both in terms of light and also air. The majority of Wokingham Borough has good … Continue reading Air Quality