Category Archives: Broxtowe Borough Council

Video Of The Broxtowe Borough Council Meeting Held on Wednesday 17 September 2014

Richard MacRae has drawn our attention the the film of the Broxtowe Borough Council Meeting held on 17 September where the Core Strategy was approved. Click on this link to see it on YouTube.

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Nottinghamshire Parish Councils Threaten Legal Action Over Greenbelt Housing

Greenbelt campaigners have said they are considering legal action against plans for thousands of new homes. Click on this link to read the BBC News Website article.

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Broxtowe Borough Council Adopts Core Strategy

Press Release from Broxtowe Borough Council: Following a public examination by an independent Planning Inspector, Broxtowe Borough Council resolved to adopt the Aligned Core Strategy at its Full Council meeting last night during a recorded vote.

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Planning Application for Development on Part of the Boots Site at Beeston

This has recently been submitted. The proposals include up to 675 dwellings and 200,000m2 of business/commercial and special use such as healthcare on 72.7ha. Click on this link for details submitted to Broxtowe Borough Council. As the proposed development straddles Broxtowe … Continue reading

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How Is Your Town Centre Performing?

How is your nearest town centre performing? Broxtowe residents, shoppers and business owners are being encouraged to get online and have their say to help inform new initiatives to regenerate Broxtowe town centres. The questionnaire is available online on the … Continue reading

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Save Broxtowe’s Greenbelt – Save Field Farm

Richard MacRae writes: It is so nice to see Field Farm being farmed. Lots of people have enjoyed watching from people walking their dogs to motorists pulling up in the layby and watching. This is what Field Farm should be … Continue reading

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Save Broxtowe’s Greenbelt – Press Release Thursday 11th September 2014

Broxtowe campaign groups have stepped up the fight to save precious greenbelt land from development by launching a united ‘Save Broxtowe’s Greenbelt’ campaign. This follows on from the recent decision by Ms Jill Kingaby, the government inspector, to approve controversial … Continue reading

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Golf Day Aims To Secure Hole In One For Charity

Keen Golfers will be picking up their clubs to raise money for two local charities next month as Mayor of the Borough of Broxtowe, Councillor Stan Heptinstall MBE hosts a Charity Golf Day at the prestigious Beeston Fields Golf Club. … Continue reading

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Explore Broxtowe’s History With Coffee and Cake

Beeston Town Hall will open its doors this month, giving visitors a unique opportunity to explore the history of Beeston over tea, coffee and cake, as part of this year’s National Heritage Open Days. Mayor of the Borough of Broxtowe, … Continue reading

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Fashion Show Raises £375 For Charity

It was strike a pose earlier this week raised as a Charity Fashion Show and Sale in aid of Cancer Research UK and Hope Nottingham raised £375 in Kimberley. Eight volunteer models took to the catwalk at the glamorous fashion … Continue reading

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Young People Get £50 Off Gym Membership

Young adults in Broxtowe Borough can get a fantastic £50 off Vitality Health and Fitness Memberships thanks to a special offer for the first 120 people to sign up. Broxtowe Borough Council has teamed up with Sport Nottinghamshire to encourage … Continue reading

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Students Get It For Less

Students in Broxtowe Borough can take advantage of a special discounted Vitality Health and Fitness Membership to help them keep active during the academic year. Broxtowe Borough Council is once again offering discounted fitness rates to full-time students as part … Continue reading

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Fashion Show for Mayor’s Charities‏ – Still Time to Get Your Tickets

There’s still time to bag a bargain at the Mayor of the Borough of Broxtowe, Councillor Stan Heptinstall MBE’s Charity Fashion Show and Sale on Monday 1st September (7.00pm) at Kettlebrook Lodge, Eastwood Road, Kimberley. As well as a catwalk … Continue reading

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Have You Got What It Takes To Be A Councillor?

A special event is being held on 23rd October which aims to help the public find out if they have what it takes to become councillors ahead of the forthcoming Borough Elections in May 2015. Prospective councillors are being invited … Continue reading

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Play Day video

Councillor Stan Heptinstall writes: Here’s a nice video of a recent Play Day organised by Broxtowe Borough Council. There were 4 in total in Stapleford, Kimberley, Chilwell and Eastwood. This was the one at Chilwell. As the Mayor I opened … Continue reading

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Broxtowe Council’s Marathon Man

Its on your marks, get set, go for the Mayor’s champion, Luke Cairney as Councillor Stan Heptinstall MBE took time out yesterday to help train him for the upcoming Ikano Robin Hood Half Marathon, where he will be running to … Continue reading

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Memorial Unveiled To Commemorate First World War

The Memorial Gardens at Mansfield Road Recreation Ground, Eastwood, were unveiled as the first Fields In Trust Centenary Field in the East Midlands yesterday at a commemoration service to mark the centenary of the start of the First World War. … Continue reading

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The Broxtowe Borough Aligned Core Strategy – Inspectors Report

Here is a letter I have received from Broxtowe Borough Council Planning Policy team regarding the Core Strategy Inspectors Report. Click on The Broxtowe Borough Aligned Core Strategy – Inspectors Report to read it. The letter confirms where you can see the … Continue reading

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Get Out and About on a Free Guided Bike Ride

Hannah Anderson, TravelRight Broxtowe Events and Marketing Officer writes: Enjoy the beautiful weather and explore Stapleford and Attenborough on TravelRight Broxtowe’s FREE guided bike ride as part of Attenborough Nature Reserves ‘Out and About’ day on Sunday 3rd August 2014.

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Mown Over By Success

Celebrations were in full swing at Bramcote Hills Park earlier today as Mayor of the Borough of Broxtowe, Councillor Stan Heptinstall MBE joined members of the Council’s Grounds Maintenance Team and Friends of the park to mark the 9th consecutive year … Continue reading

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