Bracknell Forest Council is eagerly awaiting details of how to allocate cash to local hospitality and leisure businesses affected by the Omicron COVID-19 variant – which could see them allocated up to £6,000 each.
From 22 December, the rules regarding self-isolation have changed.
If you have tested positive for COVID-19, you must self-isolate. However, you can now take a lateral flow device test on day 6 and day 7 of your isolation period, these must be at least 24 hours apart.
If they are both negative and you do not have a high temperature, you will be released from isolation on day seven.
Bracknell Forest Council offers assistance to households in need throughout the year, by providing help for essentials such as food and utilities. The Household Support Fund is one of the ways Bracknell Forest Council helps residents in need.
The owner of a local tree surgery, together with his company, Calibra Tree Surgery, has been prosecuted by Bracknell Forest Council for the second time, for unauthorised work to 4 trees within a conservation area in Binfield.