The Lambourn Parish Council (LPC) covers the the villages of Lambourn, Upper Lambourn, Eastbury, Woodlands St. Mary, & Lambourn Woodlands.
We are the tier of local government closest to you and are the point of contact for anyone concerned with community issues within the Parish Council’s remit. For more information on Parish Council responsibilities CLICK HERE.
The funding for LPC is allocated by the West Berkshire Council and is taken from the area’s council tax; this is called an annual precept.
Your West Berkshire Councillor is Howard Woollaston.
We provide a number of services to you:
Lambourn Memorial Hall
We own and operate the Memorial hall located on Oxford street. The hall is available for the community to hire.
Cemetery and burials
We own and manage the Upper Lambourn cemetery. Please use the link above to find out more details and how to reserve a plot.
We give a limited number of grants to local voluntary organisations.
Lambourn Weekly Market
We are responsible for the Lambourn Market. The day to day operation of the market is in the safe hands of Chris, our Market Toby.
We employ a litter picker as well as providing litter bins and dog waste bins.
We own and maintain the public toilet located at the Memorial Hall, Oxford Street, Lambourn
We operate the CCTV security monitoring in Lambourn.
We are responsible for much of the streetlighting in Lambourn.
We review and comment on all planning applications which relate to our parish. West Berkshire Council makes the ultimate decision.
Playgrounds and playing fields
We own and manage a number of the playgrounds and playing fields in the parish
Old Cricket Field
Mill Lane Playground