Category Archives: Broxtowe Borough Council

Councillor Halimah Khaled MBE is the New Mayor of Broxtowe

Councillor Halimah Khaled MBE was installed as the 41st Mayor of the Borough of Broxtowe last night (Wednesday 17th May) at the Annual Meeting of Broxtowe Borough Council.  Halimah was joined by friends and family from across the local community on … Continue reading

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Nip Garden Crime in the Bud

As the weather warms up, Broxtowe Borough Council is urging residents to protect their valuable garden equipment this summer by following some simple garden crime prevention tips. Power tools, lawn mowers, garden tools and bikes are just some of the … Continue reading

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ONE WEEK LEFT TO REGISTER TO VOTE IN LOCAL ELECTIONS

With only one week to go until the deadline to register to vote in local elections, Broxtowe Borough Council is urging residents to make sure they are registered in time. On Thursday 4 May voters in Broxtowe will go to … Continue reading

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BROXTOWE BOROUGH MEDIATION SERVICE SUCCESS

BROXTOWE BOROUGH MEDIATION SERVICE is celebrating a successful year having completed six cases across the East Midlands after they won a tender to provide community mediation services last year. The work has seen the Mediation Service help local people reach … Continue reading

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Nominate the Best in Broxtowe

Do you know someone who goes the extra mile for the local community in Broxtowe? Do you get service with a smile at your favourite local business? Local people are being urged to give their local heroes the recognition they … Continue reading

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Press Release from Broxtowe Borough Council relating to Former Golf Course

A Government Inspector has overturned Broxtowe Borough Council’s decision to refuse a planning application at the former Bramcote Hills Golf Course site.    The Council’s Planning Committee felt that proposed development would have an adverse impact on the open and undeveloped … Continue reading

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Former Golf Course – The Appellants have been granted Planning Permission by the Government Inspector

We thank Councillor Richard MacRae and the Stepleford Community Group for informing us of this.  Appeal Ref: APP/J3015/W/16/3162096    Bramcote Hills Golf Course, Thoresby Road, Bramcote, Nottinghamshire NG9 3EP The appeal is made under section 78 of the Town and Country … Continue reading

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Broxtowe Borough Council has set its budget for 2017/18

The Council has had to find £975,000 savings from the budget for the forthcoming year, having lost £611,000 (43%) of its Government grant since 2016/17 and had its New Homes Bonus payment reduced by £364,000. As part of the Council’s … Continue reading

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Councillor Martin Plackett says ‘Positives for Bramcote’

Broxtowe Borough Council Jobs and Economy Committee at its meeting last night voted unanimously to include in the Part 2 Local Plan the following areas in Bramcote to become protected LOCAL GREEN SPACE giving the same protection as GREENBELT.  Bramcote … Continue reading

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‘Broxtowe Girls Can’ campaign won for Libert Leisure

Liberty Leisure are celebrating after winning Sporting Project of the Year at the Nottinghamshire Sports Awards for their ‘Broxtowe Girls Can’ campaign. Liberty Leisure’s Get Active Team picked up the award at the event on Wednesday 1st February from their … Continue reading

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Broxtowe BC have updated their Website

A brand new website has been launched by Broxtowe Borough Council to make it quicker and easier than ever before for residents to do it online. After months of planning, consulting on the design and implementing a full redesign the … Continue reading

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Broxtowe Press Release about changes to Green Belt

Protecting the Borough’s greenbelt and a much needed new school for Bramcote Broxtowe Borough Council has taken a further step in meeting long term housing needs after its Jobs and Economy Committee approved recommended housing site allocations as part of … Continue reading

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Broxtowe Community Gathered for the Holocaust Memorial Event this morning

The Broxtowe Community stood together at a short ceremony this morning to mark the 17th annual Holocaust Memorial event in the Walled Garden at Bramcote Hills Park. Mayor of the Borough of Broxtowe, Councillor Graham Harvey was joined by 14 year old … Continue reading

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Comment from Cllr. Martin Plackett

Following last night’s meeting of the Jobs and Economy Committee of Broxtowe Borough Council I list the following POSITIVE outcomes for Bramcote after changes to Greenbelt boundaries within the Ward. 1.   A brand new state of the art School for … Continue reading

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Blue Badge Holders Urged to Have Their Say

Blue Badge holders and other car park users are being urged to have their say on an upcoming consultation about the provision of Blue Badge parking spaces at some of Broxtowe Borough Council’s car parks. The Council is consulting on … Continue reading

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Broxtowe Planners Advice on Local Plan Part 2 Published

Paul Nathanail, Chair, Bramcote Neighbourhood Forum writes: Broxtowe’s planning officers have published their advice to the Jobs and Economy Committee to consider at its meeting on 26 January. The agenda and supporting papers, including the proposals for Part 2, for the Broxtowe … Continue reading

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Garden Waste collection will cost more – We can pay online.

Broxtowe residents are being reminded to subscribe early to the 2017/18 garden waste service to ensure their collections continue seamlessly into the new subscription period. 2017/18 subscription letters will be delivered to households in the Borough over the next three weeks. … Continue reading

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New Gym Equipment at Bramcote Leisure Centre

Anyone looking to get fit for the new year or keep up their exercise regime will benefit from three full refurbished gyms at Liberty Leisure’s three leisure centres. Over Christmas the gyms at Bramcote Leisure Centre, Kimberley Leisure Centre and … Continue reading

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Broxtowe Community reflects on Holocaust at Annual Memorial Event

The Broxtowe Community will stand together at a short ceremony later this month to mark the 17th annual event on Friday 27th January which will take place in the Walled Garden at Bramcote Hills Park at 11.00am.  Mayor of the Borough of … Continue reading

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Bramcote Hills Golf Course Planning Application Appeal

Mrs E Palmer-Barnes, Broxtowe Borough Council writes: Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (as amended) Land at: Bramcote Hills Golf Course, Thoresby Road, Bramcote Proposed development: Outline application to develop former Bramcote Hills Golf Course [part], all matters reserved except … Continue reading

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