News: April 2021

The funeral of The Duke of Edinburgh

The ceremonial royal funeral of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh will take place at Windsor Castle at 3pm on Saturday 17 April.

While we appreciate that people may wish to pay their respects, the funeral will be held in private, within Windsor Castle.

Coronavirus safe elections on Thursday 6 May

Ahead of the upcoming Police and Crime Commissioner Election on 6 May 2021 residents are being reassured that all government guidelines will be followed when visiting the polling station.

Non-essential shops to reopen across the borough

From Monday 12 April, in line with government guidelines, non-essential retailers within The Lexicon and across the borough will be reopening their doors for the first time in many months.

Twice weekly rapid testing available to everyone

From Friday 9 April, everyone aged over 11 in Bracknell Forest will be able to access free, regular, rapid coronavirus testing to use twice a week, in line with the government’s announcement.