Sunninghill Parish Council was established in 1894. In 2004, the name of Ascot was included to reflect and identify the area it covers and represents.
The Parish encompasses the villages of Cheapside, South Ascot, Sunninghill and the larger community of Ascot and North Ascot.
The area is surrounded by greenbelt land and is in close proximity to Windsor Great Park. Commuters are within easy reach of the M3, M4 and a rail service from Ascot Station to London and Reading. The Parish is approximately 20 miles from Heathrow Airport and 30 miles from central London. It is situated within the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead.
The new Adult Fitness Equipment at South Ascot Recreation Ground has been completed and has passed the post installation report carried out by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents.
A new Local Authorities Aircraft Noise Council (LAANC) website www.laanc-heathrow.org.uk went on line recently. It contains a wealth of Heathrow and noise related information and a large number of LAANC’s detailed responses to recent aviation related consultations.
Sir Mike Aaronson, chairman of Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust, is encouraging residents to sign up and have their say on Wexham Park and Heatherwood hospitals. The new trust, which came into being on Wednesday last week (1/10), after Frimley Park Hospital NHS Foundation Trust acquired the Heatherwood and Wexham Park Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust