This Christmas is the first one that residents of Bracknell Forest, Reading and Wokingham can recycle all their plastic pots and tubs as well as foil. That means all re3 residents have the opportunity to recycle the packaging from Christmas favourites such as plastic sweet tubs or mince pie foil cases
News: November 2018
The new College Town Primary School was officially opened on Friday, 23 November, following the amalgamation of College Town Infant and Junior schools.
On Sunday evening, Bracknell Gymnastics Club lit up the town centre, to mark the start of Christmas at The Lexicon.
Helped by the magical Snow King and Queen, thousands of visitors enjoyed an evening full of festive entertainment complete with Festive Market, hundreds of lights and plenty of snow!
Extra road improvement funding has been granted to Bracknell Forest Council for potholes, bridge repairs and other necessary highway works.
Bracknell MP Dr Phillip Lee teamed up with representatives from Bracknell Forest Council and Sainsbury’s to plant 5 new trees at Bill Hill in Bracknell, as part of the Queen’s Commonwealth Canopy project.
Bracknell Forest Mayor, Councillor Alvin Finch and Deputy Bracknell Town Mayor, Councillor Roger Meakes, officially opened The Lexicon’s first ever Christmas market, today (19 November).
Bracknell Forest Council has been awarded £50,000 funding to design and launch a revolutionary way of bringing information on local community activities to residents.
The Lexicon’s Christmas celebrations start on Sunday (25 November) with an afternoon of music and entertainment to accompany the Christmas lights being switched on.
The latest edition of Town & Country - our newspaper for residents - is now being delivered to households across the borough.
The borough’s residents will be supported to increase their independence and improve their wellbeing with the help of a canine companion, as part of an innovative new service launched by the council.
The installation of new technology in the borough’s libraries is now complete, with Bracknell central the latest to provide self-service kiosks.
Self Care Week 2018, which runs from 12 to 18 November, is being celebrated with over 50 events taking place across the area.
This celebration highlights the valuable work of our community groups, clubs and societies.