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Bracknell Forest Council and Dogs for Good team with community dogs

Innovative partnership work showcased at Crufts

A ground breaking partnership which has helped Bracknell Forest’s vulnerable residents increase their independence was showcased at the world’s largest dog show, Crufts, on Friday 9 March, at the NEC Arena, Birmingham.

 

Bumblebee in the Jennett's Park wildflower meadow

New plan for local wildlife

We are inviting local residents to give their views on a new Biodiversity Action Plan for the borough.

Local plan

Don’t forget to have your say on the new local plan for Bracknell Forest

The consultation on the proposed new local plan for the borough is open until Monday, 26 March 2018.

The draft local plan sets out a new planning framework including planning policies to be used in assessing planning applications and proposed sites for development up to 2034. This includes the need to find sites for 3,216 new homes.

Bracknell Forest bucks national crime rise

Partnership working between the Bracknell Forest Council and Thames Valley Police is paying off as latest figures show Bracknell Forest has one of the lowest crime rates in the Thames Valley, bucking a national surge in overall crime.