The place for businesses to start, develop & thrive

West Berkshire welcomes business, enterprise and industry into a productive, growing and dynamic local economy

This website is dedicated to supporting new and existing businesses as well as businesses looking to relocate to West Berkshire. It offers the following support for businesses:

  • Advice on government schemes
  • General business advice
  • Networking channels and opportunities
  • Relocation advice
  • Links into other council departments

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Key areas

Our Location

West Berkshire is located on the western fringe of the south east region of England and is home to over 200 square miles of the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Major cities, airports and ferry terminals are within easy reach by road and the main rail line between London and the west country passes through the district.

Travel times to major cities
Destination Train Car
London 39min 1h 10min
Southampton 1h 20min 54min
Bristol 1h 37min 1h 10min
Birmingham 2h 17min 2h 6min

West Berkshire Map


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