Category Archives: Broxtowe Borough Council

Free Parking on Saturdays (Selected Car Parks only)

Christmas Shoppers can take advantage of additional free parking in Broxtowe Borough Council’s car parks this festive season.  

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Please think carefully before giving a Pet for Christmas

Broxtowe Borough Council is urging residents to think carefully before giving a pet as a Christmas present this year, following a large increase in the number of dogs being abandoned.  [To See the image click on it.]

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Broxtowe BC shortlisted for awards

Broxtowe Borough Council has been shortlisted for two awards for its Parks and Housing services at the Association of Public Services Excellence (APSE) Performance Network Awards.

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Broxtowe Matters

The Broxtowe Matters October 2016 is now published at the link below.  Broxtowe Matters October 2016

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Sherwin Roundabout 29 October 2016 – Much Improved Appearance After Works

Photographs from Councillor Martin Plackett:

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Broxtowe Web Site – may be difficulties viewing Planning Applications

Due to a technical problem, it may not be possible to view the plans for planning applications included on the Weekly Planning List for w/e 21.10.2016 on the “Find a planning application” section of the website.  Instead, please follow the … Continue reading

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New Youth Mayor for Broxtowe

Broxtowe’s new Youth Mayor and Deputy Youth Mayor made their first public appearance in their new roles last night, at their first full Broxtowe Borough Council meeting since being elected earlier this month.   Samaira Saleem, 17, from Nuthall, was elected … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Ghoulish This Halloween

Young people in Broxtowe, along with their parents and carers are being encouraged to enjoy Halloween safely and respectfully as part of Broxtowe’s ‘No Trick or Treat’ campaign. As part of the campaign, Broxtowe Borough Council and Nottinghamshire Police are … Continue reading

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Golf Course Photograph on Show in Birmingham

A Birmingham Photographic Exhibition will show photographs taken at Bramcote Hills on the site of the former golf course about two years after it closed. They show the land quietly reverting back to its natural state. These images are in the Exhibition courtesy of George Miles.

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Help Balance Broxtowe’s Budget

How would you save £2.2 million? Broxtowe residents are being urged to help shape the Council’s budget for 2017/18 as part of a consultation. The consultation, which is available online at http://www.broxtowe.gov.uk/budgetconsultation asks residents to rate services they receive from … Continue reading

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Fast Track Fitness at Broxtowe’s New Leisure Service

Fast Track Bookings and access are just one of a number of exciting new initiatives at Broxtowe’s Leisure Centres thanks to Liberty Leisure, who will deliver leisure, culture, sports and events at the heart of Broxtowe’s community. A new kiosk … Continue reading

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National Older Persons Week – Check Out the Programme

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Geocachers Cache in on Trash

Hi-tech Treasure Hunters will cash in this Saturday 17 September as they take part in a Cache In, Trash Out event at Hickings Lane Recreation Ground in Stapleford. As part of the unique event, between 10.00am and 12.00pm, the Geocachers will litter … Continue reading

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Vote for Bramcote Hills Park as the People’s Choice 2016

Bramcote Hills Park is one of the Borough’s most popular sites and is visited by thousands of people each week who enjoy it’s many attractions, including the play area, Walled Garden, Holocaust Memorial Garden, open park and woodland and heritage … Continue reading

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Packed Meeting Overwhelmingly Rejects Council’s Proposals to Remove Large Section of Bramcote’s Green Belt

At a packed meeting last night at the Memorial Hall, residents overwhelmingly rejected a proposal from Broxtowe Borough Council to remove a large portion of Bramcote’s Green Belt. The meeting was called by Bramcote Neighbourhood Forum to formulate the Neighbourhood Forum’s … Continue reading

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Wiz Around Oz at Bramcote Hills Theatre Event

Calling all muchkins! Visitors to Bramcote Hills Park can enjoy a spontaneous, interactive, fun filled walking adventure through the magical woods of Bramcote Hills Park this September, as part of the D.H Lawrence Festival of Culture. Dorothy has lost Toto, … Continue reading

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Browtowe Consults on 300 Homes on Bramcote’s Green Belt

Paul Nathanail Chair of Bramcote Neighbourhood Forum comments on correspondence received this morning from Broxtowe Borough Council: The council writes: “The Council is consulting upon potential additional sites which could be the subject of future development to meet the needs … Continue reading

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Free Sport Activities in Broxtowe Leisure Centres

Free Sport Activities will be on offer across Broxtowe Borough Council’s Leisure Centres next week to mark the Nation’s Biggest Sports Day, I Am Team GB. Bramcote Leisure Centre, Chilwell Olympia Sports Centre and Kimberley Leisure Centre will be hosting a … Continue reading

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Visit D.H. Lawrence Birthplace Museum Free

National Heritage Open Days are back next month and the D.H Lawrence Birthplace Museum will be one of a host of Broxtowe heritage sites which will open its doors for free. Visitors to the Museum, on Victoria Street in Eastwood can enjoy a … Continue reading

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Meet Broxtowe’s new Social Lettings Officer

A NEW Social Lettings Officer has been appointed by Broxtowe Borough Council to head up an initiative to work in partnership with landlords from the Private Rented Sector and she needs your help to find properties in the Borough. Jyoti … Continue reading

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