Survey reveals 90 per cent of residents enjoy living in Bracknell Forest
Bracknell Forest residents agree the borough is a good place to live; they get on well with their neighbours, are satisfied with the way the council runs things and can influence decisions, according to the results of the latest residents' survey…
Following the work of the Neighbourhood Planning Group, including representatives from both Crowthorne Village Action Group, Crowthorne Traders and volunteers from within the community, Crowthorne Parish Council has now prepared its Pre-Submission Plan for your area.
Bracknell Forest councillors have joined forces with our parks and countryside rangers to plant 7 oak trees across the borough.
The trees are prominently located to commemorate the 21st anniversary of the formation of Bracknell Forest as a borough council. The borough wide planting initiative has ensured at least one new tree in each of the parish and town council areas…
Since the 25 January 2018, our Litter Warden has been out and about in the Parish collecting waste and recycling. The first month of litter collection has been extremely successful, hopefully you have noticed that Crowthorne is already looking much cleaner…Read More >>
Weekly food waste collections to start from October in response to climate change
A dedicated weekly food waste collection service for households will launch this October in Bracknell Forest to reduce the borough’s impact on climate change.
On Tuesday (28 January), Executive councillors approved proposals to implement a weekly food waste collection this autumn...
CROWTHORNE PARISH COUNCIL CELEBRATES 100 YEARS OF VOTES FOR WOMEN!
Crowthorne Parish Council has marked the 100th anniversary of women gaining the right to vote with a series of community based activities, this week, aimed at locals of all ages. The activities were funded with a grant provided by the women’s Centenary Grant Fund…
Crowthorne Parish Council (CPC) seeks quotations for the removal and disposal of the existing tarmac, resurfacing and remarking of parking bars in its car park and raising of sunken drains and subsided areas of tarmac at the Morgan Recreation Ground, Lower Broadmoor Road, Crowthorne RG45 7LA and for the installation of latent provision for future Electric Vehicle Charging points.
In conjunction with this project, CPC requires advice on the layout planning for the parking bays to ensure compliance with Bracknell Forest Council's Parking SPD whilst retaining the optimal number of parking bays.
Tenders are invited by 1 June 2020 and should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org
Visits to site can be arranged by phoning the Clerk on 07788 372444 although the site is open to the public at all times so can be accessed without an appointment.
It is anticipated works will take place in week commencing 17 August 2020 and last 1-2 weeks although may take place sooner than that provided Council can facilitate this.
The Crowthorne Neighbourhood Policing team have asked that any photos, videos or other evidence locals have or wish to include in a report of a crime or anti-social behaviour are submitted to them via the email address:-
Crowthorne Parish Council is pleased to confirm that the following facilities will re-open in accordance with the government’s lockdown easing measures, from 4 July.
Morgan Recreation Ground public toilets
Morgan Recreation Ground outdoor gym equipment
Morgan Recreation Ground outdoor play equipment including toddler play area
The Parish Council asks that all facility users use the facilities in accordance with the signage that will be displayed and that you are all respectful and tolerant of other users and our staff as things will look a little different and take some getting used to.
Guidance for using the Morgan Recreation Ground play equipment, outdoor gym and public toilets:-
Crowthorne Parish Council will be opening all of their play equipment, outdoor gym and public toilets at the Morgan Recreation Ground on Saturday 4th July 2020. To ensure you are ready to use our facilities safely please read these simple instructions and plan ahead for safe fun this summer.
Parents/facility users must read this guidance and ensure they and their families follow it carefully for the safety of their children and others.
This equipment is checked regularly for damage, wear and tear. We will also endeavour to wipe down high touch areas once or twice a day however, is not sanitised or disinfected.
Equipment users are encouraged to wipe down the areas of the equipment they touch before and after use.
The equipment is shared, used at your own risk.
Do not use this equipment if you or any member of your household has coronavirus symptoms, or are self-isolating.
Make sure you have hand sanitiser with you before using the facilities and equipment.
Ensure you and everyone in your family cleans their hands with soap and water, or with hand sanitiser, regularly and as a minimum before and after using the play area.
Encourage children to avoid touching their faces.
You MUST maintain social distancing from others unless they are from the same household.
Equipment can only be used by one person/household at a time while social distancing. Please ensure your family waits at a safe distance if the equipment is in use or return later to use the equipment.
Try to avoid busy times and if there is a queue for the equipment or toddler play area, restrict your session to 10 minutes so others can have a turn.
The Morgan Recreation Ground public toilets will reopen, but only the disabled/baby change toilet will be open. Anyone can use this cubicle but only one household should be in the toilet area at once. Those waiting must queue outside (socially distanced)
If your family is wearing disposable PPE, please take it home with you or where provided use the bins -DO NOT LITTER.
Wash your hands when you get home.
Numbers in the toddler play area will be restricted and social distancing MUST be observed in all areas of the park and whilst using equipment. There will be separate entry and exit gates to avoid contact with others.
We hope you enjoy using the facilities and thank you for helping to keep everyone safe by following these simple instructions.
Crowthorne Parish Council has resolved to support Crowthorne Reduce Our Waste (C.R.O.W), who are committing to plastic free alternatives and supporting plastic free initiatives within the village to create a plastic free community…