In addition to the WCDA newsletter and blog posts, we will be publishing the Whitley Way Magazine - more news to follow.

To enable us to produce a magazine that is right for the residents of Whitley we invite people to come forward with content ideas, inspirational stories, local history, features on nearby businesses and community news. Do please get in touch.

Whitley CDA celebrates social media and the generosity of our community on Radio Berkshire

Trisha Bennett (our Community Development Coordinator) was featured on BBC Radio Berkshire last Saturday, January 8th. You can hear Trisha...

Whitley Pride as Whitley CDA win Charity of the Year 2021

When the pandemic hit and things got tough Whitley came together and helped us provide vital support to people in...

Whitley CDA has been working with Reading Uni on their Transforming UK Food Systems SPF Programme and their website is now live

A baseline of 22% of people live in food poverty in the UK, often reliant on solutions outside of mainstream...

Tribute to John Ord

John sadly passed away suddenly on Saturday 6th November and will be greatly missed.Whitley CDA (WCDA) first met John in...

JMA are hiring – Cover Supervisor

7 hours per week, term time only plus 5 days, actual annual salary £19,520 Interviews will be held before the...

JMA are hiring – Exams Invigilators

Casual hours contract, £9.25 per hour.  Exams are held during the first two weeks of November, two weeks in March...

Compass Recovery College offers FREE mental health and wellbeing workshops for everyone

Compass Recovery College is running workshops both online and in person, at a variety of venues. They have co-produced new...

The Cafe Is Open (Whitley Social Club & Cafe)

We are very pleased to announce that we are reopening the Cafe - HUZZAH! We are so excited to be...

Select Car Leasing donate a van to Whitley CDA

Whitley CDA's food surplus project has become a key and vital part of its local involvement in Whitley. Even before...

Open Invitation to our Annual General Meeting

Whitley CDA's annual general meeting (AGM) will be held on Apr 12, 2021 07:00 PM. This year we will be...

Whitley CDA looks back – Community Motor Skills 2017

Back in 2017 we partnered with Thames Valley Police (TVP), Reading Council,  Auto Skills and other partners to host the...

What does Whitley CDA stand for?

A few weeks ago Whitley CDA’s trustees decided that it would be a useful exercise for us to reflect on...