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Students receiving results

A Level success for Bracknell Forest schools

In Bracknell Forest schools 463 students are celebrating a very successful year in their A Level examinations following the release of this year’s results.

According to provisional results released today, the overall A Level pass was an impressive 99.06% compared to the national provisional rate reported as 97.9%.

The Cannon waterslide at Coral Reef Waterworld

Third waterslide name revealed for Coral Reef Waterworld

The third of 5 waterslide names for the new Coral Reef Waterworld has been revealed.

The Cannon is a high speed, high energy slide that will shoot brave riders into darkness down the 67 metre slide like a cannon ball from a cannon.

Looking down The Avenue towards Fenwick

The Lexicon springs into life

More than 150 local children, from primary and junior schools across the borough will make their own little bit of history when they officially open The Lexicon at 10am on 7 September.

The children will countdown to the opening which will be marked with a fanfare of green, gold and silver streamers and leaf shaped confetti, cascading across The Lexicon’s walkways and squares.

Illustration of shoppers at The Lexicon

Seven new signings for The Lexicon

With just 5 weeks to go until The Lexicon opens, Bracknell Regeneration Partnership (BRP) is delighted to announce more top brands joining the new town centre, including Paperchase, Joules, Beauty Base, Seasalt and Timberland.

Illustration of customers at The Lexicon

The Lexicon jobs fair is back with even more career opportunities

On 9 August 2017 the second Lexicon Jobs Fair will take place at Garth Hill College, offering potential candidates a valuable opportunity to meet with retailers and restauranteurs to discuss job roles ahead of The Lexicon opening on 7 September 2017.

Storm Chaser at Coral Reef

First waterslide name revealed for Coral Reef Waterworld

The first of 5 waterslide names for the new Coral Reef Waterworld has been revealed.

Thrill seekers will be able to experience the choppy waters of the Storm Chaser, when the attraction is re-opened in September.

The new Marks and Spencer's in Bracknell

Marks & Spencer and The Avenue car park opening

Marks & Spencer will become the first store to open at The Lexicon on Thursday 27 July at 10am.

Store manager, Tom Henderson, is inviting local residents to join his 125-strong team to celebrate the opening with a day packed full of treats.