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The Lexicon Half Marathon is sold out

The Lexicon Bracknell Half Marathon is full so entries are now closed. Thank you to everyone who has signed up to take part in the first event to start and finish in our new town centre. 

 

Five pairs of wellington boots

New support for the borough’s vulnerable families

The borough’s vulnerable families will benefit from greater support from the council following the launch of a revolutionary new way of working to help families become stronger and better able to support their children.

Blue recycling bins

Bin collection update

Due to the weather conditions last week, bin collections continue to be affected.

Please check our information page for advice on when your bins will be collected.

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.

Blue recycling bins

You can now recycle more than ever from your home

re3, the waste management partnership for Bracknell Forest, Reading and Wokingham Borough councils is pleased to announce a significant enhancement to the recycling collection service for its residents.

Household plastic pots, tubs, trays, clean foil, foil trays and food or drink cartons are now accepted as part of the kerbside recycling collections. 

Wellbeing wheel

Help Yourself to all Bracknell Forest has to offer

Local community groups and voluntary organisations have come together in partnership with the council to create Bracknell Forest Help Yourself, an innovative community website that everyone can use to help them stay fit, healthy and connected to their community.