Author Archives: Mike Johnson

Public set to have their say on Nottinghamshire rights of way plans

Nottinghamshire County Council is set to launch an eight-week consultation to help boost plans to manage its public rights of way – a network of 4,000 public footpaths, bridleways and byways. The go-ahead to launch a consultation in the New … Continue reading

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News from Anna Soubry MP

Hello again,  I have warmly welcomed the early morning deal secured by the Prime Minister and the EU. By making it clear there will be no hard border in Northern Ireland and that any future trade deal or arrangement will cover … Continue reading

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Conservative Annual Supper Party 19 January 2018

Cllr Martin Plackett reports :-  All our friends and supporters of the Conservative Party are invited to our Annual Supper to be held on Friday 19th January 2018 at Beeston Fields Golf Club. Cllr Dr John Doddy as our speaker will, with his … Continue reading

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Can we reduce the use of plastic ?

Our oceans are choking in plastic.  The amount of plastic littering our beaches is rising.   That means more plastic bottles, straws, cups, lids, and cutlery are covering our beautiful coastlines. Right now the government’s weighing up a small tax on all … Continue reading

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News from Anna Soubry MP

Hello again,   It’s been another busy week so please read on. The Kimberley Christmas light switch on is at 7pm this evening with the festivities starting at 5.30 pm. Tomorrow is not only Small Business Saturday (so please shop local and support our great independent traders), it’s also … Continue reading

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Agenda for Bramcote CAT Meeting Monday 4 December

Here is the Bramcote CAT Agenda for the Meeting starting at 7.00pm on Monday 4 December 2017 at Bramcote Memorial Hall Click here for the Neighbourhood Watch Update for the 4 December 2017 CAT Meeting 

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News from Anna Soubry MP

Hello again,    With apologies – this is a very long email newsletter! From now on and as much as I can, I will return to weekly updates. There are lots of Christmas events (my thanks to the organisers of this mornings Victorian … Continue reading

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Join Anna Soubry MP on her annual Christmas Tour of Parliament on Monday 18th December 2017

Tickets cost £15 per person and include return coach travel from Broxtowe, a guided tour of Westminster Palace and free time in London. Places are reserved on a first come first served basis. For more information please contact Anna Soubry’s … Continue reading

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News from Nick Palmer

Nick Palmer (former Labour Party MP) Writes:  Many of us who liked Greg Marshall’s campaign style in the 2017 election will be glad to hear that he’s been selected by Labour (with 92% of the membership supporting him) to stand … Continue reading

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Anna Soubry MP blames death threats on Daily Telegraph headline

Anna Soubry spoke about her death threats on BBC Radio 4 today.   See this article on the BBC Website.

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Derby and Nottingham Metropolitan Area

Nottingham and Derby are planning to take over Broxtowe Borough Council. To see the leaflet in full click here.  Derby Nottingham Metropolitan Area The consultation ran over summer 2016 and the results and findings can be read here. I have added … Continue reading

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Cafe in the Park – Fund Raising Dinner

For more information you may contact Malcolm Gent 0787 491 5976 or by email  malcolm_gent@hotmail.com To avoid disappointment please book before Christmas. To book click here – Jewel in the Crown Booking Form

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Anna Soubry MP on Andrew Marr Show

Anna states that the scandal in Westminster has to be sorted out properly. Click on this link to see the BBC Show.    

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Comment and News from Anna Soubry MP

Hello again,  Today’s news is dominated by the disturbing events in Spain and new allegations of misconduct by Members of Parliament. In my experience the overwhelming majority of MPs of all parties are hard working, decent people dedicated to serving their constituents. As … Continue reading

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We need more Trees

Nationally the Conservative Government promised to plant more Trees.  See here at this article on the BBC Website. We have an opportunity here in Bramcote if we allow the building of houses on the Playing Field off Coventry Lane we could … Continue reading

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Please Respond to Consultation on the Bramcote Neighbourhood Plan

Paul Nathanail, Chair, Bramcote Neighbourhood Forum says: Bramcote residents and businesses in Branmcote should have received the consultation draft of the Bramcote Neighbourhood Plan.  It is also available on the Forum’s website http://bramcoteneighbourhoodforum.org.uk/consultation.html Thank you to those who contributed to our two meetings  … Continue reading

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Notts County Council Policy Committee: seek approval to dispose of freehold land to White Hills Park Federation

Paul Nathanail, Chair, Bramcote Neighbourhood Forum has emailed us with: Nottinghamshire County Council Policy Committee Meeting 18  Oct 2017 – 10:30am. Venue:County Hall. Agenda item 12 seeks approval to dispose of freehold land to White Hills Park Federation Trust at a price that reflects “existing use value” … Continue reading

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Bramcote Neighbourhood Plan

A further meeting to explain the Neighbourhood Plan for Bramcote will be held next Wednesday 11 October 2017 at Grangewood Methodist Church Hall, Grangewood Road, Wollaton.   For more information including the time the meeting will start see here.

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Bridle Road – Road Works 19 October

Councillor Richard MacRae informs us that Bridle Road will be subject to road works on Thursday 19 October 2017.  Click on this link for more information.   Bridle Road – Road Works

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News from Anna Soubry MP

Hello again, I like the so called ‘conference recess’ as it gives me even more time to work in the constituency! I will be attending the Conservative Party conference on Monday but then it’s “business as usual”. Please enjoy the rest of the … Continue reading

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