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News: January 2021

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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.

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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.