We will be closed for all non-essential services for the Christmas and New Year period. Find out more on our Christmas information page.

Fire safety advice for residents living in high-rise buildings also see information for Fire Safety in Reading Residential Tower Blocks

Winter maintenance

Between 1 October and 31 March we salt roads when temperatures fall low enough to form ice on the roads. There are also a number of grit bins around the borough.

When the weather is particularly severe we also carry out snow clearance.

pdf icon Winter Service Plan [1Mb]

pdf icon Salting routes [11Mb]

Government advice for winter weather

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