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.

2020 is Reading Film Theatre’s 50th Birthday!

It’s hard to believe that despite all the up and downs over those years, with changes in technology and in...

Police call on public to sign up for free counter terrorism training

An award-winning counter terrorism training course is being made available to the public for the first time and Thames Valley...

Social Club & Cafe Xmas Opening Hours

Please take a note of Whitley Social Club & Cafe Xmas opening hours:

Christmas Jumper Day

Let's get silly for a serious cause: stick on a festive sweater and join Save the Children UK's Christmas Jumper...

Christmas Day Dinner for older people

Wednesday - 25th December 2019 Whitley Wood Fire Station are organising a free Christmas Day dinner for older, isolated people....

Whitley Social Club & Cafe is now officially Dementia Friendly

The other day we held a very successful informal dementia awareness meet up. We hope to be able to do...

Charities must continue to prepare for a no-deal Brexit

The Brexit Civil Society Alliance is a UK wide alliance of charities, voluntary and campaigning organisations, all working together to...

Skills for Working With Communities Course

Whitley Community Development Association will be running a two-day Skills for Working With Communities Course. The course will be in...

Do you have a story that can help to inspire others?

Shift Youth + Community are interested to hear what you have to say about Whitley and the local community because...

READING YOUTH SUMMER ACTIVITIES

This summer, Reading Voluntary Action has put together a full schedule of free events just for you! From football to...

New Directions College – Caring for Children Level 2 @ Whitley

Gain a qualification to work with children i.e. a childminder, teaching assistant or working in a nursery. Creche available. New term...