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Stunning New Pavilion coming soon!

Local residents were invited to have a look around the new Great Hollands Pavilion and to join staff and Councillors for a drink and a scone on Saturday 23rd March. Work is still continuing on the new splash pad, play area and landscaping. The new Pavilion is modern and sleek and has a café, hall … more

Keeping Bracknell Tidy!!

‘Keep Britain Tidy’ organised the annual spring clean on Saturday 23rd March and Bracknell Town Council teamed up with Bracknell Forest Council and Continental Landscapes Ltd to keep Bracknell tidy. 11 separate litter picks were held across Bracknell including Braybrooke Park, Jennetts Park and Birch Hill Recreation Ground. Local Councillors and residents did a great … more

The Great British Spring Clean 23rd March 2019

Keep Britain Tidy is organising the annual national spring clean. As part of this event, Bracknell Town Council and Bracknell Forest Council will be working in partnership to hold 11 separate litter picks across the borough. If YOU would like to help, please join us at 10am at your nearest litter pick – litter pickers, … more

Waitrose Customers Support Youth at South Hill Park Arts Centre

Bracknell Town Mayor Cllr Sandra Ingham is delighted to accept a £270 cheque from Waitrose towards the Mayor’s personal charity: the South Hill Park Youth Programme including Wilde About Arts, Wilde Week and 11/17.  “On behalf of the young people benefitting from South Hill Park’s youth programme, I would like to thank Waitrose and Waitrose … more

Pride of Bracknell Awards

Bracknell Town Council is delighted to see two Bracknell schools are shortlisted for the Pride of Bracknell Forest School of the Year Award. We wish them well for Friday 15th March when the final result will be revealed: http://prideofbracknell.com  

Great Hollands Pavilion

The Great Hollands Pavilion building construction phase is now complete. Chris Anderson Operations Director for Francis Construction Ltd was delighted to hand over the keys to the new pavilion to the chairman of the Great Hollands Pavilion Working Group, Councillor Iain McCracken recently. Leader of Bracknell Town Council, Cllr Chris Turrell said “It’s great news … more

Town Mayor’s Charity Dinner

The first community event to be hosted in South Hill Park’s newly refurbished Coach House on Friday 1st March was Bracknell Town Mayor’s Charity Black Tie Dinner in aid of South Hill Park’s youth learning and participation programmes. “I am delighted this Charity Dinner has raised more than £5000 for the direct benefit of South … more

Bracknell Town Council maintains support for South Hill Park in budget

Bracknell Town Council approved its 2019/20 budget on 26 February. The grant support for South Hill Park will be maintained at £135,000 for the year, and a range of other community groups will also receive grants. The precept for the year will remain unchanged, as will the fees to the public for Council services. In … more

Stephen Hawking and female scientists feature in new street name bank

A list of potential names for new streets has been approved by Bracknell Town Council at its Full Council meeting on 26 February. The list includes the late Professor Stephen Hawking and scientists associated with his work and also important female scientists. Engineers, mapmakers and 19th and 20th century architects linked with Bracknell were also … more

History in the Making

Bracknell Town Mayor Cllr Sandra Ingham was pleased to welcome local historian Mr Andrew Radgick to Full Council on February 26th and to present to him the 640 page publication “Endings of WW1 in the European Homelands” which demonstrates in both words and photos how World War I ended and its repercussions in seven Leverkusen … more

Careers Springboard

Bracknell Town Mayor Sandra Ingham welcomed Springboard to Full Council on February 26th. Springboard career consultants gave a short but interesting presentation and answered councillors’ questions. Springboard meets every Friday 1.15pm to 4pm at  Bracknell Open Learning Centre. It is free to join and members receive advice, help and encouragement from the friendly team and other members. Bracknell … more

The High Sheriff’s Charity Gala

Bracknell Town Mayor Councillor Sandra Ingham yesterday supported The High Sheriff’s Charity Gala in support of the Berkshire Community Foundation and Mousetrap Theatre Projects which in turn support a myriad of charities.  Cllr Ingham enjoyed live performances from some of the world’s great musicals and The TS Windsor Castle Sea Cadets and members of the Honourable … more

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