Bracknell
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Fujitsu’s European HQ, which is located in the town
Bracknell is located in Berkshire

Bracknell
Bracknell
Bracknell shown within Berkshire
Population77,256 (2011)
OS grid referenceSU870693
Civil parish
  • Bracknell
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBRACKNELL
Dialling code01344
PoliceThames Valley
FireRoyal Berkshire
AmbulanceSouth Central
EU ParliamentSouth East England
UK Parliament
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51.416°N 0.749°WCoordinates51.416°N 0.749°W

Bracknell is a town and civil parish in the Borough of Bracknell Forest in Berkshire, England. It lies 11 miles (18 km) to the east of Reading, 9 miles (14 km) south of Maidenhead, 10 miles (16 km) southwest of Windsor, 16 miles (26 km) northwest of Guildford and 34 miles (55 km) west of central London. The town has a population of 77,256 and is twinned with the German city of Leverkusen.

The town is surrounded, on the east and south, by Swinley Woods and Crowthorne Woods. The urban area has absorbed parts of many local outlying areas including WarfieldWinkfield and Binfield, and is itself, along with Binfield, a component of the Greater London Urban Area as defined by the Office for National Statistics.

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November 2017