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News: January 2021

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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.

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Public letter - staying safe and using services

To all residents of Bracknell Forest,

Thank you for the support you have shown the NHS and social care during this pandemic. We are writing to you to ask for your help to keep our communities safe.

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Update from council leader - 13 January

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

He reminds us of the national restrictions in place, and where to find support if you are struggling due to the pandemic.

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Creating a united Warfield CE Primary School

Parents at Warfield CE Primary School are being asked for their comments and questions on the amalgamation of the school’s 2 sites to provide a more cohesive school community in a state-of-the-art building.