Author Archives: Mike Johnson

Army Cadet Force volunteers ready for Three Peaks Challenge

Adult volunteers who help young people in Nottinghamshire are set to reach new heights by taking on the Three Peaks Challenge for charity. The instructors with Nottinghamshire Army Cadet Force (ACF) are looking to climb the mountains of Ben Nevis, … Continue reading

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Alcohol Orders to Tackle Anti-Social Behavior

Powers to help prevent anti-social behaviour as a result of alcohol consumption have been introduced in six public areas in Broxtowe.  The Council’s Community Safety Committee agreed to transfer existing Designated Public Place Orders (DPPOs) to Public Space Protection Orders (PSPOs) … Continue reading

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Hemlock Happening


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Scam – Take care when purchasing vehicles online.

Message sent by    Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National) Fraudsters have been advertising vehicles and machinery for sale on various selling platforms online. The victims, after communicating via email with the fraudster, will receive a bogus email which purports to … Continue reading

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Bramcote & District Ladies’ Probus Club 2017-18 Programme

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Diesel Spillage on Hickings Lane and Pasture Road

Councillor Richard MacRae informs us:   Having been made aware of this Diesel spill I contacted Councillor Richard Jackson to inform him and soon after the Highways Department from Nottinghamshire County Council are on the scene clearing up the Diesel spill … Continue reading

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Pasture Road, Stapleford is scheduled for resurfacing work

Councillor Richard MacRae informs us that:  Pasture Road is to be resurfaced from the junction with the A6007 Ilkeston Road to the junction with Moorbridge Lane from Thursday 3rd August and should be completed by Sunday 6th August.   These dates … Continue reading

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Comment from Anna Soubry

Hello again,    As the campaign enters the final stages it is widely accepted that this has been the most challenging of all General Elections. The terror attacks in Manchester and now London, leaving so many murdered or maimed, has shocked and … Continue reading

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ABC Art Trail Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th June from 11.00 am – 6.00 pm.

Original art direct from the makers. Visit 29 artists at 13 venues across Attenborough, Beeston and Chilwell. Artists and Artisan Craft Workers are preparing for their annual Art Trail.  Many will be opening their studios in addition to some collaborative … Continue reading

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Councillor Greg Marshall gives his reply to the letter from the Conservatives

Mud slinging is Anna Soubrys favourite game, but I prefer to deal in facts.  FACT – Broxtowe Women’s Project applied to the council for £6,000 grant aid in July 2016 FACT – Conservatives on the council proposed to reduce that … Continue reading

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Letter to Greg Marshall from Anna Soubry’s Election Agent requesting an inaccurate leaflet be withdrawn.

I enclose a copy of a letter sent from my election agent and Leader of Broxtowe Borough Council, Richard Jackson, to Labour’s candidate in Broxtowe, Greg Marshall and his agent David Jenkins. It is self explanatory.   Richard is calling on … Continue reading

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A Bigger & Better Hemlock Happenning is Planned

Preparations for the 15th annual Hemlock Happening are well underway this week as headline event sponsors, Specsavers (Beeston, Eastwood, Long Eaton and Ilkeston stores) present a cheque to organisers. Representatives from Specsavers, presented a cheque for £5,200 to event organisers … Continue reading

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Councillor Halimah Khaled MBE is the New Mayor of Broxtowe

Councillor Halimah Khaled MBE was installed as the 41st Mayor of the Borough of Broxtowe last night (Wednesday 17th May) at the Annual Meeting of Broxtowe Borough Council.  Halimah was joined by friends and family from across the local community on … Continue reading

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Carlton Male Voice Choir – Scouts Fundraising Concert

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News from the Liberal Democrats

Welcome to Broxtowe Enews, brought to you by the Liberal Democrats and edited by David Watts, on behalf of the Lib-Dems in Broxtowe. It’s quite a short newsletter this week but there are some important things happening.

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Nottingham Hospitals Charity thank Bramcote W.I.

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Ransomware Cyber Attack

Message sent by Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)  Following the ransomware cyber attack on Friday 12 May which affected the NHS and is believed to have affected other organisations globally, the City of London Police’s National Fraud Intelligence Bureau … Continue reading

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News from Anna Soubry MP

Hello again,  One of the best things about a General Election is being in Broxtowe full-time and getting out and about. The reception on the doorstep has been incredible and a particularly warm welcome to new recipients of this email … Continue reading

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£3500 raised for Breast Cancer Now Research by Dr John Doddy and Hickings Lane Medical Centre

Dr John Doddy and the team at Hickings Lane Medical Centre would like to thank everybody for their generous donations to Breast Cancer Now Research. We raised in excess of £3500. The 26 miles of pain was worth every moment … Continue reading

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Bramcote WI – A Flower Demonstration – Monday 24 April

At a meeting of Bramcote Women’s Institute, Gill Mills, a National Flower Demonstrator, will give a Flower Demonstration on Monday 24 April 2017 at 7.30 pm in Bramcote Memorial Hall.   Tickets £5.00 include refreshments.  To purchase Tickets and for more information please ring … Continue reading

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