Information on the Bracknell area

Bracknell is a wonderfully situated town located approximately 30 miles west of central London. The area is renowned for its superb connections; located in-between the M3 and M4 motorways, only 25 minutes from Heathrow airport and two mainline railway stations giving access to London Waterloo. It is easy to see why so many of the world’s best known blue-chip companies choose Bracknell as a location for their national or European headquarters.

South Hill Park Bracknell

The town centre is currently being regenerated at a cost of £240m. Due to be completed in spring 2017, it will offer an impressive range of new shops, restaurants and cafes. In addition, the area boasts some fabulous sports and leisure facilities, including; South Hill Park - an impressive mansion house dating back to 1760, set in established grounds the site has a large arts centre and a theatre. There are a variety of performances played here and it has hosted a number of major music festivals.

The Look Out Bracknell

There is a large leisure centre situated just south of the town, as well as the Coral Reef water park. Close by is The Look Out, which is a wonderful attraction set in over 2500 acres of Crown Estate woodland, with mountain bike tracks and a superb science exhibition with many hands-on activities to appeal to all ages! For the more active there is the John Nike Complex, with a dry ski slope, ice rink and toboggan run.

The area has numerous schools and colleges, including the recently re-built Bracknell & Wokingham College. For contact information, please see below.

Bracknell Contractors

Trade Contact Email
Gas Safe and Heating Engineer Dave Jones binfieldgas@hotmail.co.uk 07861 305190
Electrician Robert Tait sheltec_services@msn.com 07885 054509
Decorator Jon Mayes jon@alwayspainting.co.uk 07425 198648
Decorator Trevor Slade trevornslade@live.co.uk 07984 861032
Appliance Repairs Bill Onions w.onions59@gmail.com 07776 252068
Locksmith Lee Fletcher lee@trademarkwindows.co.uk 07976 829892
Locksmith Luke Coleman lukeslocks@gmail.com 0800 907 8688
Fencing Works Chris Nash christophernash@hotmail.co.uk 07790 887313

Nursery Schools

Name Telephone Address
South Hill Park 01344 860555 Leppington, Birch Hill, Bracknell, RG12 7WW click here
The Tee Pee 01344 360601 Pembroke, Hanworth, Bracknell, RG12 7RD click here
Chavey Down 07917 422909 Carnation Hall, Chavey Down Road, Bracknell, RG42 7PA  
St Joseph’s 01344 425246 Gipsy Lane, Bracknell, RG12 9AP click here
Harmans Water 07754 807784 c/o Harmans Water School, Wellington Drive, Bracknell, RG12 9N click here
Holly Spring Nursery School 07754 807784 Lilly Hill Road, Bullbrook, Bracknell, RG12 2SW click here
The Oaks 01344 317040 Wordsworth, Great Hollands, Bracknell, RG12 8QN  
Pavilion Pre-School 01344 409922 Wooden Hill School, Staplehurst, Bracknell, RG12 8DB click here
Pines Community Pre-School 01344 423487 Hanworth Road, Bracknell, RG12 7WX click here
Plus Three Nursery 07933 755260 /
07970 030769
Martins Heron Community Centre, Whitton Road, Bracknell, RG12 9TZ click here
Rectory Lane Nursery School 01344 310810 Easthampstead Community Centre, Rectory Lane, Bracknell, RG12 7BH click here
Sports Centre Pre-School 01344 454203 Sports Centre, Bagshot Road, Bracknell, RG12 9SE  
St Michael’s School House 01344 869340 Crowthorne Road, Bracknell, RG12 7EH click here
Bramley Wood 01344 300677 Crowthorne Road North, Bracknell, RG12 7AU click here
Teddies Nursery 01344 486565 3-5 Horndean Road, Bracknell, RG12 0XQ click here

Primary Schools

Name Telephone Address
Birch Hill Primary 01344 455815 Leppington, Bracknell, RG12 7WW Click here
Crown Wood Primary 01344 485448 Opladen Way, Crown Wood, Bracknell, RG12 0PE Click here
Fox Hill Primary 01344 421809 Pondmoor Road, Bracknell, RG12 7JZ Click here
Great Hollands Primary 01344 424911 Wordsworth, Bracknell, RG12 8YR Click here
Harmans Water Primary 01344 422196 Wellington Drive, Bracknell, RG12 9NE Click here
Holly Spring Junior 01344 422367 Lily Hill Road, Bracknell, RG12 2SW Click here
Jennett’s Park Primary 01344 301269 3 Tawney Owl Square, Bracknell, RG12 8EB Click here
Meadow Vale Primary 01344 421046 Moordale Avenue, Bracknell, RG12 1SY Click here
The Pines Primary School 01344 426413 Hanworth Road, Bracknell, RG12 7WX Click here
Sandy Lane Primary 01344 423896 Sandy Lane, Bracknell, RG12 2JG Click here
St Joseph’s Catholic Primary 01344 425246 Gipsy Lane, Bracknell, RG12 9AP Click here
St Margaret Clitherow Primary 01344 424030 Pembroke, Bracknell, RG12 7RD Click here
St Michael’s CE Aided Primary 01344 420878 Crowthorne Road, Bracknell, RG12 7EH Click here
Warfield CE Primary 01344 862074 All Saints Rise, Warfield, RG42 3SS Click here
Whitegrove Primary 01344 861020 Westmoreland Drive, Warfield, RG42 3QS Click here
Wildridings Primary 01344 425483 Netherton, Bracknell, RG12 7DX Click here
Winkfield St Mary’s CE Primary 01344 882422 Winkfield Row, Bracknell, RG42 6NH Click here
Wooden Hill Primary 01344 421117 Staplehurst, Bracknell, RG12 8DB Click here

Secondary Schools

Name Telephone Address
Brackenhale 01344 423041 Rectory Lane, Bracknell, RG12 7BA Click here
Easthampstead Park Community School 01344 304567 Ringmead, Bracknell, RG12 8FS Click here
Garth Hill College 01344 421122 Bull Lane, Bracknell, RG12 2AD Click here
Ranelagh CE 01344 421233 Ranelagh Drive, Bracknell, RG12 9DA Click here
Bracknell & Wokingham College 0845 3303343 Church Road, Bracknell, RG12 1DJ Click here

Local Authority

Name Telephone Address
Bracknell Forest Borough Council 01344 352000 Town Square, Bracknell, RG12 1AQ click here

Local Entertainment

Name Telephone Address Website
Bracknell Leisure Centre 01344 454203 Bagshot Road, Bracknell, RG12 9SE click here
South Hill Park 01344 484858 Ringmead, Bracknell, RG12 7PA click here
Coral Reef 01344 862525 Nine Mile Ride, Bracknell, RG12 7JQ click here
The Look Out 01344 354400 Nine Mile Ride, Bracknell, RG12 7QW click here
Odeon Cinema 0871 2244007 The Point, Skimped Hill, Bracknell, RG12 1EN click here
Hollywood Bowl 01344 867700 The Point, Skimped Hill, Bracknell, RG12 1EN click here
Ascot Racecourse 0844 346 3000 Ascot, SL5 7JX click here
Downshire Golf Course 01344 302030 Easthampstead Park, Wokingham, RG40 3DH click here
John Nike Leisure Complex 01344 789000 John Nike Way, Bracknell, RG12 8TN click here
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