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News: November 2018


Have yourself a recycle-friendly Christmas!

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

woman dressed as snow queen and man dressed as snow king in front of Christmas tree

Festive fun at The Lexicon

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!

People at tree planting event

Trees planted for Queen’s Commonwealth Canopy project

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.

group of people in  line about to cut a shiny ribbon

Mayoral opening of The Lexicon's festive market

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).

Christmas at The Lexicon

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.