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Weekly food waste collections for houses begin next week.

News: February 2021

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Update from council leader - 24 February

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

This week he discusses the roadmap to ease lockdown restrictions in the UK, and the completion of the Braccan Walk youth hub.

Food waste trucks

Food waste collections begin next week

Final caddy deliveries are underway, and the trucks are ready to go.

Bracknell Forest residents will be continuing the fight against climate change as food waste collections start next week (from 1 March).

Braccan Walk Youth Hub

New Braccan Walk youth hub complete

The transformation of Braccan Walk youth hub is now complete. What was once the ground floor of a car park has now been transformed into a modern and colourful youth centre for young people in Bracknell Forest.

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Update from council leader - 17 February

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

He discusses the proposals for the 2021 to 2022 budget, and the positive news of a new community testing site in Sandhurst.

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Update from council leader - 10 February

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

He talks about the opening of 3 new testing sites in Bracknell Forest, and encourages residents to take part in The Lexicon's new community art project.

Piggy bank and coins

Bracknell Forest budget 2021 to 2022

Bracknell Forest Council’s budget proposals, including a suggested level of council tax, were approved by the council’s decision-making Executive on Tuesday 9 February 2021.

COVID 19 Testing

Community testing to start in Sandhurst this week

A new community testing site is set to open in Sandhurst this week, to allow residents most at risk of catching and spreading COVID-19 without knowing it, to start asymptomatic testing twice a week from Wednesday, 10 February.