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Brackley Town Council and the Jubilee Community Events Committee is celebrating today after being awarded £9,972.00 in funding from The National Lottery Community Fund, the largest funder of community activity in the UK.
Brackley Town Council will use their funding to put towards the costs of the one-off spectacular 'Brackley Platinum Jubilee Festival' event for HM The Queen's Platinum Jubilee... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 May 2022 14:34 by Georgia Connor
Unique opportunity to meet the archaeologists working at nationally significant archaeological site uncovered near Chipping Warden
- Free event for local people to discover the fascinating history of Blackgrounds - an Iron Age and Roman settlement recently uncovered near Chipping Warden
- Artefacts from the site will be on display to the public for the first time
- An opportunity to speak to the archaeologists involved and enjoy family-friendly activities
- Blackgrounds is being excavated as part of the HS2 scheme and was recently featured... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 08 Feb 2022 13:47 by Georgia Connor
A busy year ahead! Make sure you don't miss out on these key Brackley events. Get your diaries and pencil in the following dates…
- Brackley Wedding Fair: Saturday 5 March
- The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Weekend: 2 June - 5 June
- Family fun day/beacon lighting with live music and entertainment: Thursday 2 June
- Children's crown making workshops: Friday 3 June
- Brackley Carnival: Saturday 4 June... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 07 Feb 2022 09:55 by Georgia Connor
On Saturday 5 March 2022, Brackley Town Council will host its first Wedding Fair at Brackley Town Hall and Egerton Hall. The event will open to the public at 10am until 2pm. It is free entry for anyone to attend.
There will be a large selection of local wedding suppliers ready to help you plan and make your day extra special. Parking is limited around both venues so please walk if you can.
Did you get... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 26 Jan 2022 17:11 by Georgia Connor
The Brackley local group of the Wildlife Trust is looking to expand its network of volunteers so that it can do more to help wildlife.
There are many roles that would assist the group such as; helping with communications with local residents (either directly at an event or via social media such as Facebook), helping to deliver projects with schools and community groups, taking minutes at committee meetings,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 24 Jan 2022 13:14 by Georgia Connor
Brackley Town Council and the Community Events Committee present the Brackley programme of events for The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday Weekend. Further details and locations will be announced in due course.
Thursday 2 June: Family Fun Day, Beacon Lighting, Live Music & Entertainment
Friday 3 June: Children's Crown Making Workshops
Saturday 4 June: Brackley Carnival
Sunday 5 June: A Service... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 14 Jan 2022 14:17 by Georgia Connor
Unfortunately the Brackley Christmas Lantern Parade and Community Carol Service will not go ahead this weekend as planned in the town.
However, we have a Plan B!
We would hate for the effort and hard work that has gone into the lanterns to go to waste so we are asking families instead to light their lanterns on Sunday evening at 6pm inside gardens or outside front doors so they can still be lit 'together'.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 16 Dec 2021 15:31 by Georgia Connor
Anyone aged 18 and over who had their second dose of a COVID vaccine at least three months ago will be eligible to get their booster dose at the clinic, which is being held at Brackley Methodist Church between 11am and 6pm on Wednesday 15 December.
In addition to offering booster jabs to those aged 18+ who had a second dose on or before 15 September 2021, it will be open to anyone aged 16 and above... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 13 Dec 2021 16:12 by Georgia Connor
What is Small Business Saturday?
Small Business Saturday takes place on the 4 December 2021. It celebrates small business success and encourages consumers to 'shop local' and to support businesses in their communities. It is about reinforcing the message of utilising local assets, which in turn benefits the local economy.
Now in its ninth year in the UK, the campaign has grown significantly each year... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 01 Dec 2021 12:13 by Georgia Connor
Each year, Brackley Town Council work alongside the Royal British Legion to organise the Brackley Remembrance Parade and Service in town.
After a break in 2020, Brackley will once again parade down Brackley High Street in honour to commemorate the contribution of British and Commonwealth military and civilian servicemen and women in World War I and World War II.
The parade will commence at 14:30 from... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 12 Nov 2021 12:17 by Georgia Connor