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COVID-19 testing

Community testing starts in Bracknell Forest

Bracknell Forest residents, who are most at risk of catching and spreading COVID-19 without knowing it, are being invited to start asymptomatic testing twice a week from Wednesday 3 February.

The first testing sites will be at:

  • Great Hollands Pavilion, Bracknell
  • Brownlow Hall, Warfield
  • Morgan Centre, Crowthorne
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Update from council leader - 27 January

Cllr Paul Bettison, OBE, Leader of Bracknell Forest Council, gives a weekly update.

He discusses the recent opening of the walk-through COVID-19 testing facility at Bracknell Leisure Centre, and the new names for the waste collection vehicles.

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Holocaust Memorial Day 2021

Each year, Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) takes place on 27 January and is a day to remember the six million Jews murdered during the Holocaust.

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COVID-19 testing centre opens at Bracknell Leisure Centre

A walk-through COVID-19 testing facility opened this afternoon (Thursday 21 January) at Bracknell Leisure Centre, as part of the government’s UK-wide drive to improve the accessibility of coronavirus testing for communities.

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Update from council leader - 20 January

Cllr Paul Bettison, OBE, Leader of Bracknell Forest Council, gives a weekly update.

He discusses the current procedure for vaccinations in Bracknell Forest, and the introduction of asymptomatic testing for residents.