Author Archives: Sue Sambells

About Sue Sambells

Editor of Bramcote Today. Trustee of Nottinghamshire Neighbourhood Watch. Lead Coordinator for RVR, Bramcote - Neighbourhood Watch Scheme


BROXTOWE BUSINESSES can get a free health check and advice next month at a drop in session at the Council Offices in Beeston. Advisers from D2N2 Growth Hub and Beeston based Wren Accountancy will be on hand on Wednesday 20th … Continue reading

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Water Leak on Church Street Stapleford

Councillor Richard MacRae reports: The water leak is causing the road to fall apart. I reported this to Seven Trent weeks ago now and having been away on holiday I was so angry to see that it’s not yet been … Continue reading

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Welcome to Home Hardware

Town Mayor, Cllr Chris Rice, (Left: with Mr & Mrs Sandhu and local Ward Cllr Ray Darby) was invited to open ‘Home Hardware’ at 204 Derby Road, Stapleford. Mr & Mrs Sandhu operate, ‘H Telecentre Euronics’ next door at 206 … Continue reading

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#Crime Not To Care

Fly-tipping in this country is reaching epidemic proportions. A recent report revealed that many local authorities are dealing with up to 50 incidents a day, with some dealing with up to 100 per day. Research carried out by Keep Britain … Continue reading

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Nottingham Carers Conference -Save the date

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An opportunity to support local charities

Dear Everyone Now that I am retired I have taken up several charitable appointments and currently I am helping raise funds for two of these. I chair the SW Notts Scouts Executive Committee which is raising funds to help Scouts … Continue reading

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Bramcote Conservation Society’s restoration in the village.

Several members of Bramcote Conservation Society have been busy restoring and repainting the Information Map at the junction of Church Street and Town Street. The window which had become discoloured for some reason, has been replaced and the whole sign … Continue reading

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Update re meeting to discuss Pastures Rd traffic concerns

The meeting was attended by myself and PCSO Andy Freeman and we were kindly joined by Anna Soubry MP, unfortunately neither of the County Councillors attended, no appologies were recieved neither. Residents raised many concerns which included problems with parking, … Continue reading

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Who needs Skegness when you have Beeston?!!

Children and families can enjoy the feel of the sand between their toes from 22nd July to 3rd September between 10.30am and 6.00pm daily at the special ‘Beeston-on-Sands’ resort, complete with giant sand area to build sandcastles, deck chairs to … Continue reading

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Loud bangs – source sought

This evening there have been two loud bangs, one around 7pm and another at 9.55pm. Does anyone know what they are? There have been similar bangs during the evening in the last week. Phil Sands

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Day trip to Skegness 26 August 2017

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The Changing Face of Crime

Neighbourhood Watch (NottsWatch ®) represents the interests of Neighbourhood Watch members throughout the city and county of Nottinghamshire and hosts annual conferences for its members. This year’s theme was the Changing Face of Crime, ironically held the day after the … Continue reading

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Big Church Picnic 9 July

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Big Church Picnic Sunday 9 July

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Stapleford Traffic and Transport Committee

When Stan Heptinstall was our County Councillor, he chaired the Traffic & Transport Committee and representatives from The Police, Trent Barton and local Councillors all attended this meeting. Over the years there have been many positive changes made down to … Continue reading

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National Neighbourhood Watch Week June 17-25

This is a message sent via Broxtowe Community. This information has been sent on behalf of Neighbourhood & Home Watch Network. We’re Neighbourhood Watch – the largest grassroots crime prevention movement in England and Wales. We’re celebrating National Neighbourhood Watch … Continue reading

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Group exercise and fitness training in Bramcote parks

We currently offer 5 classes between King George VI Park (Town St) & Bramcote Hills Park (off Coventry Lane) covering all adult age group & fitness levels. Experienced instructors OMG (Our Mobile Gym) pride ourselves on our level of coaching … Continue reading

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Administrator and Book Keeper Vacancy

This is a part time, paid position.

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Beeston Memory Cafe – paid vacancy

An opportunity has arisen to join as a paid Coordinator. See details here.  

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Public Consultation into Stapleford Post Office

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