Category Archives: Broxtowe Borough Council

Residents Response Poor On Budget Survey

Should Broxtowe Borough Council pay for floral displays and Christmas decorations, should the events they run be free or should you prefer the Council to do more recycling? These are just some of the decisions residents can help make and … Continue reading

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Tram Extension to Kimberley & Eastwood ??

Kimberley Tram on the Wrong Route, says Broxtowe Greens Richard Falvey, Press Officer Broxtowe Green Party writes:  Commenting on the proposal by Broxtowe Labour Councillors to spend £20,000 on a Tram Feasibility Study, Broxtowe Green Party said that such a … Continue reading

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Top Tips For A Waste Free Christmas From Brock The Badger

Christmas cards, extra glass bottles, real Christmas trees – the countdown to Christmas has officially begun and Broxtowe Borough Council’s badger mascot Brock is helping, by promoting ten top tips for local residents to help to waste less and recycling … Continue reading

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Broxtowe Planning Control Web Site is now back in operation

Broxtowe Planning Control Web Site is now back in operation.   The site went down last night but it is now up and running again after some work today by Broxtowe BC Computer Engineers.

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Broxtowe Planning Control Web Site is down

If you have difficulty placing a comment on the Broxtowe Borough Council – Planning Control Web Site about the Old Golf Course you may email your comments to pabc@broxtowe.gov.uk The subject of your email should be – Your Reference 14/00677/OUT

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Bramcote Golf Course Development Plans – More Observations

Alan Feebery writes: There does not appear to be adequate car parking for visitors and staff?. My sister is in an alms house complex, of 30 dwellings and they are extending the car park to 12 places, as the present six … Continue reading

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New Tree Planted To Commemorate Rwandan Genocide

A special tree was planted at Bramcote Hills Park earlier today to commemorate the 20th Anniversary of the Rwandan Genocide, as part of National Tree Week. Mayor of the Borough of Broxtowe, Councillor Stan Heptinstall MBE joined Amdani Juma, Chair … Continue reading

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Festive Bike Riding Fun

Get into the Christmas spirit and saddle up on a Festive Guided Ride being held on Sunday 7th December between 12.00pm and 3.00pm. Come along with your family and loved ones and enjoy an afternoon of cycling fun with free … Continue reading

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Christmas Appeal Shows The Season of Goodwill

Broxtowe’s Christmas Hamper Appeal received a welcome boost yesterday as representatives from the Council’s contractors, Vinshire Plumbing and Heating visited the Council Offices yesterday to donate £1,000 towards the appeal. From festive treats, toys and books to standard food items … Continue reading

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Broxtowe Embraces Small Business Saturday

Broxtowe Borough will embrace the Small Business Saturday campaign this weekend to encourage the local community to shop locally and support small businesses on their high streets at a key time in the shopping calendar. Anyone looking to kick start … Continue reading

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Broxtowe – Building A Dementia Friendly Community

Work continued on a pioneering scheme to build specially adapted bungalows for people with dementia in Broxtowe Borough yesterday, as representatives from Broxtowe Borough Council, Nottingham Community Housing Association and Pelham Architects visited the site in Eastwood. Mayor of the … Continue reading

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Bramcote Hills Golf Course Development Plans – Report on Public Meeting

A public meeting called by Bramcote Hills Open Space Protection Group (a sub-committee of Bramcote Hills Community Association) was held yesterday evening in the Main Hall in Bramcote College, Moor Lane to discuss the the outline planning application for Bramcote … Continue reading

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New Tree To Be Planted To Commemorate Rawanda Genocide

A special tree planting will take place at the Walled Garden, Bramcote Hills Park, next week at 11.00am on 3 December to commemorate the 20th Anniversary of the Rwandan Genocide, as part of National Tree Week. Mayor of the Borough … Continue reading

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Sports Heroes Start Christmas In Stapleford

Residents started their Christmas in Stapleford last week as three local sporting heroes visited the town to officially begin the festive season. Special guests Double Olympian and Beijing Bronze Medal Winning Swimmer Joanne Jackson; European Bronze Medal Winner 2014 in … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss Out On Festive Fun With WOW

Christmas is coming and if you want to know what events are happening in your area over the Festive Season or have a community event to promote, Broxtowe Borough Council’s What’s on Where online events calendar can help. The ‘WOW’ … Continue reading

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Stapleford’s “Shoddy” Christmas Tree to be Removed After Complaints

Following complaints by residents, Broxtowe Borough Council arranged for the tree to be replaced, free of charge. See Nottingham  Post article.

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Broxtowe Shoppers Get Early Christmas Present

Christmas will arrive early for shoppers in Broxtowe thanks to free weekend parking in car parks across the borough. Free car parking will be available at all of the Council’s car parks for each of the four Saturdays in December, … Continue reading

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News from David Watts, Leader of the Liberal Democrates 23 November 2014

1.Bramcote Hills Golf Course, 2. Christmas Lights, 3 Speeding Motorists, 4. Freemen of the Borough, 5. Homecoming Parade, 6. Expensive Cigarettes, 7. Fabric Collections, 8. Beeston Crime Café, 9. QMC Donations,  10. Alderman Pounder School , 11. Recycling Figures, 12. Christmas Market, … Continue reading

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Broxtowe – Building a Dementia Friendly Community

Work is beginning on a pioneering scheme to build specially adapted bungalows for people with dementia in Broxtowe Borough later this month. The scheme, which is the first of its kind in Nottinghamshire, will offer two x two bedroom bungalows, … Continue reading

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Planning Application has been submitted in respect of the Old Golf Course

Outline Application to develop part of the former Bramcote Hills Golf Course for use as a continuing care retirement and specialist care community consisting of accommodation units comprising up to 38 x 2 bed bungalows, 4 x 1 bed bungalows, 40 x … Continue reading

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