Opening hours

Woodley Town Council and Oakwood Centre opening hours

Woodley Town Council Mon – Thu: 9.00am – 4.30pm Friday: 9.00am – 4.00pm Closed 12.00 – 1.00pm each week day Closed Saturday to Sunday Oakwood Centre & Brown Bag The […]

Clubs and activities at the Oakwood Centre

clubs and activities Oakwood Centre woodley

We are delighted to welcome back some of our regular hirers to the Oakwood Centre. Please click HERE to access our most up-to-date leaflet listing clubs, classes and events held […]

Art Exhibition at the Oakwood Centre

Art Exhibition at the Oakwood Centre

Woodley and Earley Arts Group will be exhibiting work at the Oakwood Centre 1st – 2nd October. For more information please email:

New self isolation rules from 16 August

covid 19

16 August 2021 Changes to self-isolation rules from Monday 16 August From Monday 16 August, the rules for self-isolation will change. This will not apply to everyone, so make sure […]

Bookings Manager vacancy

bookings manager vacancy Oakwood Centre

Bookings Manager – Full Time We are looking for an excellent administrator and communicator to manage our venues bookings. This role, within our small team, will manage multiple booking enquiries, […]

Lifting of Covid 19 restrictions

covid 19

19 July 2021 Today, England moves to step 4 of the Covid 19 roadmap. This will mark a new phase in the Government’s response to the pandemic, moving away from […]

Face mask update

face masks

Face masks to continue to be worn in communal areas We have made the decision that users of the Oakwood Centre will need to continue to wear face masks in […]

Waste bag collections

waste bags

From 15th June Woodley Town Council’s reception desk will be open every Tuesday (13.00-15.00) and every Thursday (10.00-12.00) for the collection of waste bags.

Oakwood Centre update as Covid 19 restrictions are eased

covid 19

17 May 2021 We are continuing to take bookings that meet the current Covid 19 restrictions and guidelines and are also taking bookings further ahead in the year. For more […]

Oakwood Centre remains closed


12th April 2021 Despite the change in government guidelines regarding Covid 19 health and safety restrictions, The Oakwood Centre remains closed to the general public. However, you can still make […]

Brown Bag Cafe is looking for a new assistant manager

brown bag cafe

Brown Bag Cafe is recruiting for an Assistant Manager at the Oakwood Centre Join the team! Do you know someone that has an abundance of energy? We are currently recruiting for […]

England is now in a National Lockdown

covid 19

5/1/2021 Following the announcement from Prime Minister Boris Johnson on the evening of Monday 4th January, England is now in a National Lockdown in an attempt to curb the spread […]

Oakwood Centre only open for essential bookings

oakwood centre closed national lockdown 3

5/1/21 From 5th January 2021, England is now in a National Lockdown and the Oakwood Centre remains closed, only open for essential bookings. The Oakwood Centre will be open for […]

Oakwood Centre to close 5 November


In line with the new Covid 19 guidelines and restrictions, the Oakwood Centre will be closed from 5 November to 2 December, unless the restrictions are extended. The UK Government […]

Toys and Teens Appeal 2020

toys and teens appeal 2020

Due to Covid-19 Reading Family Aid, which run the Toys and Teens Appeal, are unable to accept any physical toy donations. Therefore, this year, the Oakwood Centre will not be […]