Category Archives: Annoying Activities

#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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Inconsiderate parking – the rules

The subject of inconsiderate parking and what action can and can’t be taken, is regularly discussed, at Community Priority Setting Meetings.  In my area, we recently raised concerns about such problems and I am publishing PCSO Chris Archer’s response as … Continue reading

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Civil Service – National Strike – Broxtowe BC – Press Statement

A ‘national day of action’ will take place on Wednesday 30 November 2011 and some employees of Broxtowe Borough Council may be taking part. This could impinge on some services but the Council aims to minimise the effect on the … Continue reading

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Scam alert – beware unexpected refunds, lottery wins or insurance payouts

Nottinghamshire Trading Standards would like to warn residents in Bramcote to be on their guard against fraudsters making bogus telephone calls offering ‘refunds’ of large amounts of money.

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Roofing rogue traders target Nottinghamshire homes

Homeowners in Bramcote are being urged to stand up for their rights after a sharp rise in rogue traders pressurising people into having roofing repairs and improvements done to their property over the last two years.    Complaints about roofing work in Nottinghamshire … Continue reading

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