Please do not light bonfires at this time to protect the respiratory health of the vulnerable and to avoid an unnecessary burden on the NHS. We appreciate your support in this. Our garden waste service has now restarted. Begin or renew your garden waste collection service.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) local information and advice:

Advice and how our services are affected

One Reading Community Hub Support

Advice for business

Air quality, pollution and energy

Air Quality England holds up-to-date information on our air quality - the government also have a pollution forecast for the region.

pdf icon Air Quality Annual Status Report [1Mb]

pdf icon Air Quality Action Plan [1Mb]

Idling Action

The Idling Action Campaign aims to improve local air quality by encouraging local drivers to switch off their engines.

Go Electric Reading

The Go Electric Reading initiative aims to provide electric car charging for residents without off-street parking. 

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