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Residents asked not to light bonfires

Following a number of complaints from residents regarding bonfires, we are asking residents to please refrain from lighting bonfires.

Instead use the brown bin garden waste collection service, which is re-starting on Monday 6 April.

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Visiting local green spaces during the coronavirus pandemic

With warmer weather expected over the coming days, we are reminding residents that while our parks and open spaces remain open for use, they are asked to use these facilities responsibly, adhering to current government advice.

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Volunteers begin delivering food to vulnerable residents

Bracknell Forest Community Response Volunteers took to the streets to begin delivering food supplies to medically vulnerable residents over the weekend, supporting the council with its response to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Stay healthy at home

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement that everyone must stay at home for at least the next 3 weeks, we are helping people to stay healthy with the launch of a new page dedicated to at-home health and wellbeing.

Sandy Lane primary school

Good news for Sandy Lane Primary School

Following a recent Ofsted inspection, Sandy Lane Primary School has been rated as ‘good’ in all areas, just 14 months after receiving a ‘requires improvement’ rating during the previous visit.

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Bracknell Forest community rallies together during pandemic

Hundreds of Bracknell Forest residents have already signed up to help their neighbours and community throughout the coronavirus pandemic with more work ongoing to make sure the most vulnerable are supported over the coming weeks and months.