Author Archives: Sue Sambells

About Sue Sambells

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

Monday 23rd – Friday 27th October

Sign your kids up for some active fun this half-term. We’ve got a fantastic range of sessions and courses going on; from Scuba Diving to Kayaking, Gymnastics to Trampoling, Swimming courses to Hydrorafting as well as our holiday pool timetable … Continue reading

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Dads and Kids

Names of leaders/contact information: David Bladen and Daniel Stevenson.  (0115) 943 0137 or email

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Nottinghamshire Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy consultation

A consultation is currently being undertaken to shape the second Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy for Nottinghamshire. The Nottinghamshire Health and Wellbeing Board, chaired by Councillor John Doddy, is keen to hear views on their proposals from anyone with an … Continue reading

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Roadworks on Derby Rd, Bramcote

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Christmas Shopping Day Trip with a visit to the Famous Leeds Christmas German Market.

Stapleford Community Group are organising their next Coach Trip and this time it is a Christmas Shopping Day Trip with a visit to the Famous Leeds Christmas German Market.  Leaving Washington Drive Stapleford NG9 8PY at 8am on Saturday 16th … Continue reading

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Help your community and enhance your CV

An opportunity has arisen for members of the public, over the age of 16, to join an established county charity. See for details of the four roles: Publicist Event Planner Minutes Secretary Multi Scheme Administrators (throughout the county and city)

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Stapleford TC 30th Anniversary Concert at St Helen’s 7.10.17

Tickets are available NOW for the NSCB Concert on Saturday, 7th October 2017 at 7.30p.m. at St Helen’s Parish Church, Stapleford. This event is being held to mark the Town Council’s 30th Anniversary and also to let you hear one … Continue reading

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Free talk at Middle Street Rource Centre

‘The Manor hath been the inheritance of Lawyers’ – Excavating a lost mediaeval fortified manor house at Strelley Hall. The talk will James Wright FSA Doctoral Researcher Nottingham University talk detail: Construction work at the idyllic 18th century Strelley Hall … Continue reading

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BROXTOWE BOROUGH COUNCIL is urging residents to have their say on changes to its missed bin policy, as part of a review of the recycling service. The Council is reviewing its missed bin policy as its current system is being … Continue reading

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Dementia Friendly Exercise Class

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Flowers Galore!

Broxtowe Borough Council is moving towards making its flower beds more environmentally friendly. In previous years the Council planted its 171 flower beds with traditional bedding. Last year the Council trialled the planting of urban meadows at a number of … Continue reading

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40 Miles to celebrate 40 years of tsa

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UPDATE: Two men charged in connection with fatal collision on A52 last November

Cllr MacRae advised: Officers have charged two men in connection with a fatal collision. Two men were pronounced dead at the scene following the crash involving two cars and a lorry in Derby Road, Bramcote, on Friday 25 November 2016. … Continue reading

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Nottingham Road/Ryecroft Street/Wadsworth Road Area Double Yellow Lines Proposals.

See Via letter for details

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Road closures around the Sherwin Island

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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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