Category Archives: Broxtowe Borough Council

Chilwell Launches New Classes With Free Taster Day‏

Looking to up your fitness game? Chilwell Olympia Sports Centre will be hosting a special launch event later this month to celebrate the centre’s new Health and Fitness Class Timetable, with a host of taster sessions, special offers and even … Continue reading

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Free Entry To D.H. Lawrence Heritage For Big Day Out‏

Free entry will be on offer at D.H Lawrence Heritage’s multi-award winning sites next month as they open their doors as part of BBC Radio Nottingham’s Big Day Out on Sunday 26th April. As part of the event, visitors will … Continue reading

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Attenborough Nature Reserve Celebrates Tenth Birthday‏‏

Attenborough Nature Centre will celebrate its tenth anniversary this weekend with a host of special arts workshops and events as part of Broxtowe Borough Council’s popular Take Part Art programme. A great weekend of celebrations will be on offer for … Continue reading

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Apprentices do well Locally

Since 1996 when its apprentice programme was first introduced, 56 apprentices have been successfully appointed and benefitted from training in a wide range of Broxtowe Borough Council services. The Council is promoting this achievement as part of National Apprenticeship Week … Continue reading

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Allotment Plots are available for Residents

Residents in Broxtowe Borough are being encouraged to get greenfingered and take advantage of several vacant allotment plots in Beeston.  Borehole and Grove Avenue Allotments in Beeston and Trent Vale Allotment in Beeston Rylands all have vacant plots for residents … Continue reading

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Green Belt‏ Consultation – Respond by 5.00pm on Monday 23 March

Paul Nathanail writes: The Bramcote Hills Community Association’s Planning Sub Committee has produced its second bulletin – this contains details of the various ways to respond to the Broxtowe consultation on the Green Belt. See: BHCA Planning Sub-Committee March 2015 Bulletin … Continue reading

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Shared Vision on Key Strategy Wins Honour for Five Local Councils‏

Co-operation between five Greater Nottingham councils keen to save money and maximise efficiency by aligning their strategic planning has brought recognition in the shape of an award from the Royal Town Planning Institute. The planning authority councils of Broxtowe, Erewash, … Continue reading

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Flying the Flag for the Commonwealth

A special ceremony marked the second national Fly a Flag for Commonwealth Day earlier today at the Town Hall in Beeston. Broxtowe Borough Council organised the ceremony at 10.00am with Mayor of the Borough of Broxtowe, Councillor Stan Heptinstall MBE joined by Deputy … Continue reading

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Budget Statement by Councillor M Radulovic MBE Leader of the Council

The Leader of Broxtowe Borough Council, Councillor Milan Radulovic  budget speech which was made last night at full Council.  See page three of this ‘PDF’ document Item 14 in the Agenda Broxtowe Council_4_March_2015 The Council voted unanimously to support the budget … Continue reading

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Possibility of Getting a Bicycle

Alexandra Lloyd, TravelRight Broxtowe Project Administrator informs us – TravelRight Broxtowe are setting up a bike recycling course in partnership with Stapleford Community Group, and have space for 8 lucky people to build a bike, learning lots along the way, … Continue reading

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Bramcote Hills Community Association – Planning Sub-Committee

In my report on the Bramcote Hills Community Association AGM I said that that a proposal from residents was tabled to form a planning sub-committee to deal with the planning issues that Bramcote Hills, Bramcote Moor and Oaklands face. It was … Continue reading

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By Failing to Plan You Plan to Fail

Paul Nathanail writes: Broxtowe Borouch Councillors have embarked on a review of the Green Belt with the sole purpose of eroding the extent of that Green Belt to release land for (housing) development.  This erosion of the Green Belt appears … Continue reading

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Green Belt Review

Richard MacRae writes: If you want to share this as there is a lot on the greenbelt review as Stephan Saunders was at the meeting so could be good for your readers to watch and listen to what he says. … Continue reading

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Green Belt Review – Make Sure You See How Bramcote Hills and Bramcote Moor Might Be Affected

I am writing as Chairman of Bramcote Hills Community Association rather than as an Editor of Bramcote Today. I urge all the Residents of Bramcote Hills and Bramcote Moor to look at the consultation documents regarding the Green Belt Review … Continue reading

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Broxtowe BC Posts Notices About Two Consultation Meetings on the Green Belt

Paul Nathanial writes: Walkers down Moor Lane this afternoon may have seen a notice near the junction with the A52 advertising two meetings where we can meet with council officers to discuss the current consultation on yet further erosion of … Continue reading

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Further delay in the Decision on the fate of the Old Golf Course

David Watts informs us that the Broxtowe Planning Department are putting the decision on the golf course back until June, at the earliest, to ensure that a proper nature survey can be undertaken on the site.

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Broxtowe’s Green Belt – What’s Done Is Done But What Was Said Should Not Be Forgotten

Paul Nathanail writes: As Broxtowe Borough Council consults on yet more grabbing of the Green Belt, it is worth casting our minds back to what has already been said about the Green Belt in the run up to our Local … Continue reading

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Bramcote Planning Applications 14 – 20 February 2015

Here is a list of planning application for Bramcote which have been submitted to Broxtowe Borough Council – Planning Applications 14 – 20 February 2015 If you wish to view the detail of any application on the list, click on this link … Continue reading

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TravelRight Broxtowe – Free Family Bike Maintenance Course

TravelRight Broxtowe are pleased to be able to offer a FREE family bike maintenance course. Suitable for children aged 9 and over (accompanied by an adult) this is ideal for families looking to get out on bikes this spring. The … Continue reading

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