Here we have answered some of the most frequent questions asked by residents. If you do not find the answer to your question please CONTACT US
Streets, pavements, green spaces
Lambourn Parish Council pay West Berkshire Council for their contractors to empty the bins in the open spaces, the remainder are the responsibility of West Berkshire Council and should be reported to them if they need emptying.
Click here to report a bin
The Memorial hall is available to hire for social clubs, family functions or meetings. It is at the heart of the village with easy access by foot. Click here for further details.
Most of the street lights in Lambourn are the responsibility of Lambourn Parish Council. Street lights in other parts of the parish are the responsibility of West Berkshire Council. The best way to report a broken streetlight is to contact us by calling 01488 72400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or use the CONTACT FORM
If you need to report a persistent barking dog, please contact the West Berkshire Dog Warden on: 01635 503671
For further information, click here to download a leaflet in PDF format
If you need to request CCTV footage please complete the CCTV information request form click here
To get an update on the LNDP please click here
If you would like to contact the LNDP working group, please send an email to: email@example.com
- If the tree is overhanging a surfaced road, road verge or pavement - Contact West Berkshire Streetcare Team on 01635 519080
- Trees affecting footpaths and other un-surfaced rights of way - Contact the West Berkshire Streetcare Team on 01635 519080
- Problems with trees on public open spaces we are responsible for, such as Mill Lane recreation ground, Eastbury Furze playground, the Old Cricket Field skate park and open space - contact us by calling 01488 72400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or use the CONTACT FORM
Outside the library at 11 High Street, Lambourn, RG17 8XL, or
Outside the Fire Station at Newbury Street, Lambourn, RG17 8YT
If someone has a cardiac arrest, every second counts - always dial 999 click here for a link to the National Defibrillator Database
West Berkshire Council remove graffiti from public areas, including:
- publicly-owned fencing
- public toilets
- litter bins
- play equipment (in council-owned parks)
Please let them know about problems with graffiti in these areas by contacting Customer Services. WBC aim to remove incidents of graffiti as soon as they can.
If you have graffiti on your property, they may be able to clear it for you. Charges may apply, and they will need a completed Indemnity Form [53.5KB] before they can arrange for removal.
Burials and Cemeteries
Who do I contact with a question about a burial plot or cremated remains plot for Upper Lambourn Cemetery?
We manage the reservation of plots and internments. Please click here for further information and contact details.
Who do I contact about an internment of cremated remains in a closed churchyard (St James, St Luke's or St Michael and All Angels)?
Please contact the Vicar or Church Warden of the relevant Church.
West Berkshire Council is responsible for bus passes and cards, click here for more information.
We have a main committee, called Full Council, this meets on the first Wednesday of every month. All Councillors are called to participate at this meeting.
Members of the public are welcome to attend council meetings.
The role of a Parish Councillor is to represent the interests of the whole community.
If you have a concern that affects you and you would like to speak to your local Parish Councillor click here for contact details.
Fifteen parish councillors represent the residents of our parish which is split into four wards. At any one time there may be a vacancy for a parish councillor.
If you are interested in representing your community as a parish councillor please click here for more information on how you can help make a difference to our parish.