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Doomsday Copse car park Closed

The car park at Doomsday Copse will be closed until further notice, due to anti-social behaviour. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Door Knockers – Loft and Wall Insulation

From: Hazel Hill, Bracknell Forest Council Sustainable Energy Officer. I am aware there are several companies operating in Bracknell Forest area, including Crowthorne and Sandhurst offering free cavity wall and loft works. They may be claiming they work for Bracknell Forest or are operating under a contract with us, this is not the case. In … more

Community Testing in Bracknell

We are working with Bracknell Forest Council to provide use of Great Hollands pavilion for Lateral Flow Testing.  The Lateral Flow Test delivers quick results within 30 minutes.  The hall and café of Great Hollands pavilion are being used for the testing.  There is ample parking, several entrances and exits and Bracknell Town Council are … more

Express yourself this Children’s Mental Health Week

This week marks Children’s Mental Health Week, an opportunity to shine a spotlight on the importance of children and young people’s mental health. Now in its seventh year, we hope to encourage more people than ever to get involved and spread the word. This year’s theme is ‘Express Yourself’ and is about finding ways to … more

Free fun activities for families during lockdown

Family Learning Fortnight is a new free package put together by Bracknell Forest Community and Continuing Education to assist with remote learning during lockdown. It is a collection of fun activities families can enjoy together that aren’t complicated and don’t cost the earth! Family Learning Fortnight is being hosted on Bracknell Open Learning Centre’s Facebook … more

New Recycling Service

In less than two months Bracknell Forest residents will be able to take advantage of a new food waste recycling scheme, as part of Bracknell Forest Council’s plans to help tackle climate change and reduce its impact on the environment. With collections starting from 1 March 2021, residents of houses will be able to recycle … more

Changes to the Television Grant Scheme

Following the BBC’s decision not to offer free licences to the over 75’s from 1st August 2020, Bracknell Town Council has reviewed its TV Grant criteria and the current scheme will close as of 31st December 2020 and the new scheme will start from 1st January 2021. As from 1st January 2021 to qualify for … more

Stay Well this Winter

Keeping yourself and your home warm will reduce your risk of becoming unwell this winter. Heating your home to at least 18 degrees is sufficient. Try using an electric blanket, or hot water bottle to stay warm in bed and try to eat at least one hot meal a day; eating regularly and staying hydrated … more

Lockdown Closures

By order of H.M. Government as part of the UK Coronavirus response, Bracknell Town Council has closed the tennis courts, basketball courts, skatepark, Astro Turf  and multi use games areas on its sites.  Additional all outdoor gym equipment has been taped off. The Council Offices will remain closed until further notice.  This is to help … more

Half Term Activity

Join in my Bracknell Buddies and design your own pumpkin over half term!  You can draw or make your own, use our colouring in sheet or carve a pumpkin with the help of a grown up.  Post a photo of your design to my Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/MayorBTC  and I will share my favourites!

Coffee Shops Hours of Opening

The coffee shop at Great Hollands pavilion will stay open until 8.00pm on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays as from 28th September. Takeaway service only, please adhere to social distancing guidelines. Monday 11.00 – 20.00 Tuesday 11.00 – 17.00 Wednesday 11.00 – 20.00 Thursday 11.00 – 20.00 Friday 11.00 – 17.00 Weekends 11.00 – 17.00 Jocks … more

Volunteering Opportunity at Citizens Advice Bracknell & District

Do you have a few hours a week spare? Would you like to help our clients deal with issues such as benefits, debt, housing and employment? Then why not contact us. We’re looking for new volunteers to join our team at Bracknell. What will you do? You’ll talk to clients over the phone, using email, … more

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  • Check if you are eligible for our TV Grant scheme under Services
  • Great Hollands tennis courts NOW OPEN daily 8.30am - 8.00pm
  • The splash pads at Great Hollands and Jocks Lane will remain OPEN mid to late September weather permitting

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