Local News

Cllr Tina McKenzie-Boyle appointed Mayor of Bracknell Forest

Cllr Tina McKenzie-Boyle was warmly welcomed as the new Mayor of Bracknell Forest at the annual Council meeting on 24 May.

Having represented Priestwood and Garth ward since May 2015, Cllr Mrs McKenzie-Boyle now takes over the role of first citizen from outgoing Mayor, Cllr Tony Virgo.

Dr Phillip Lee at Bracknell and Wokingham College

Dr Phillip Lee and the 3 other candidates took questions from students this morning at the live BBC Berkshire Radio political event held at the Bracknell & Wokingham college. You can listen in here.

Dr Phillip Lee visits Hanworth

On Saturday 20 May, Dr Phillip Lee visited Hanover Gardens, supported housing for older people, where he explained the thinking behind our long-term plan for elderly care. Conservatives met to canvass for the general election in Hanworth.

Dr Phillip Lee visits Ranelagh Academy and then Sandhurst

On Friday 19 May, Dr Phillip Lee visited Ranelagh Academy where he spoke to students about the value of voting in elections. He later knocked on doors in Central Sandhurst where he recognised how seriously people are taking the issue of the ageing society.

Bracknell Town Mayor Making

Bracknell Town Mayor making took place this week. Cllr Clive Harrison is now Mayor of Bracknell Town and Cllr Sandra Ingham the Deputy Mayor.

The Bracknell Town Mayor’s charity this year is Ascot Area Alzheimers which covers the catchment area of Bracknell.

Bracknell Forest is a great place to live, work and play

Bracknell Forest residents agree the borough is a good place to live; they get on well with their neighbours, are satisfied with the way our Conservative led Borough Council runs things and can influence decisions, according to the results of the latest residents’ survey. The recently released re