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Bracknell Forest self-isolation payment scheme

Bracknell Forest residents, like others countrywide, must self-isolate if they test positive for COVID-19 or risk breaking a new law.

The new law came in to force on Monday 28 September.

Book covers as part of black history month in Bracknell library

Black History Month

This October the UK celebrates Black History Month. The main aims of Black History Month are to celebrate the achievements and contributions of black people not just in the UK, but throughout the world.

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Quit smoking with new council service

Bracknell Forest council is pleased to announce its new smoking cessation service ‘Smoke Free Life Berkshire’, that launched this week in line with the national Stoptober campaign.


Tesco fined £160,000 for out of date food

Tesco was convicted at Reading Magistrates’ Court on Friday 25 September 2020, after pleading guilty to having 46 food items on shelves at their store in Warfield, past their used by dates.

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Update from council leader - 28 September

This winter will be one of the most challenging ones we have faced in recent years. We all have a responsibility to help protect the most vulnerable in our borough.