Sunningdale is surrounded by green belt and lies within the borough of Windsor and Maidenhead. It is approximately 15 miles from Heathrow Airport and 30 miles from Central London, and it is close to the M3, M4 and M25 motorways.
The Local Government Act 1894 introduced elected district and parish councils. Sunningdale Parish Council held its first meeting on December 31st of that year under the chairmanship of the Reverend Cree, the vicar of Holy Trinity Church at the time.
On this website you will find material on the workings of the council plus significant community-related content, including a fairly comprehensive set of local histories.
Police Warning to Drivers using Motorway Services. Drivers using motorway services stations, particularly those along the M4 in Berkshire, are being warned that thieves could be using technology to prevent people locking their vehicles and then steal from them. Read more …
Posted December 2, 2016.
Sunningdale’s Sophie Christiansen OBE has made the shortlist for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2016. The awards will take place on December 18, 2016. Sophie won three gold medals in dressage at the Rio Paralympics, taking her total to eight gold medals in total. Click here to meet all sixteen contenders, including Sophie.
Posted November 30, 2016.
Borough Local Plan. Have your say about housing, heritage, open space, employment, retail and leisure. From Friday 2 December to Friday 13 January we are seeking your views for the Borough Local Plan. Once approved this plan will help shape where and how the borough is developed over the next two decades. Click here to see what sites are being considered and how to add your comments.
Posted November 28, 2016.
Temporary closure of Coworth Road. It is proposed that Coworth Road is closed from 00:01 hours on Monday 16th of January until 23:59 hours on Friday 20th January 2017. The works provision of the new sewer connection.
Posted November 28, 2016.
A Sunningdale Parish Council “Surgery” will take place on Friday 16th December, 2016 from 10.30am to 12 noon in the Community Room at The Pavilion, Broomhall Lane. Come and talk to us about what is important to you in your village. Click on the thumbnail image (above right) for further details.
Posted November 22, 2016.
Recycling worn-out clothes and textiles has been introduced by the Borough. They should be left in a plastic bag which is placed next to the blue bin on your weekly collection day. Further details can be found on the recycling page.
Posted November 29, 2016.
The Sunningdale Christmas Celebration will take place on Friday, 25 November 2016 from 5.30pm to 7.30pm at the junction of Chobham Road and the A30. Shops & businesses will be open late and you can enjoy a wide range of seasonal activities, refreshments and entertainment. TV presenter and local girl Kirsty Gallacher will switch on the lights. Click on the thumbnail image to the left for further details.
Posted October 26, 2016. Updated November 24, 2016.
A Sunningdale Parish Council “Surgery” will take place on Friday 18th November, 2016 from 10.30am to 12 noon in the Community Room at The Pavilion, Broomhall Lane. Come and talk to us about what is important to you in your village. Click on the thumbnail image (above right) for further details.
Posted October 26, 2016.
M3 closure. The Woodlands Lane bridge over the M3 (between Windlesham and Chobham) is to be demolished. Therefore, the M3 between J2 and J3 will be closed to allow this work to take place. The closure will run from 9pm on Friday November 18th, 2016 to 5.30am on Monday November 21st, 2016. See this leaflet for further information.
Posted November 16, 2016.
RBWM Highways & Transport Newsletter for the current week (commencing November 7) can be found here. To view details of current and planned works on roads in the borough, including work being carried out by public utility companies, go to Roadworks.org
Posted November 7, 2016.
Temporary Road Closure. The level crossing on the A30 in Sunningdale will be closed from 00.30 am until 06.45 am on Sunday November 6, 2016. The A30 will be closed from the junction with Broomhall Lane to Ridgemount Road.
Posted October 25, 2016.