Category Archives: Election 2017

Is it Appropriate for the Chair of the Neighbourhood Forum to Run for Political Office and Remain Chair?

Councillor Richard MacRae observes: Si Frost is the Chair of Stapleford Neighbourhood Plan. He is standing as a Liberal Democrat Candidate for the Toton, Chilwell and Attenborough Electoral Division of Notinghamshire County Council. Tim Hallam is Vice Chair of Stapleford … Continue reading

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Is it Appropriate for the Chair of the Neighbourhood Forum to Run for Political Office and Remain Chair?

Chris Cooke writes: I don’t believe it is appropriate for an individual who is chair of an apolitical organisation to be running for political office else the whole thing risks becoming a political football in the county elections. I think … Continue reading

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County Council Elections: Online Event with Paul Nathanail

Sunday 23 April at 8pm – Another chance to hear Paul Nathanail Explain Why He Is Standing in Bramcote & Beeston North for Election to Nottinghamshire County Council Thank you to those who registered for yesterday’s webinar. In response to … Continue reading

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Nick Palmer is Putting Name Forward to be Labour Party Candidate in General Election

Nick Palmer writes: This is a collective interim reply to your comments, as I’m completely overwhelmed by the response. Approaching 400 emails have come in, 98% of them urging me to put my name forward for consideration, and in many … Continue reading

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Invitation to Hear Paul Nathanail Explain Why He Is Standing for Election

Paul Nathanail is holding an online meeting at 5pm Saturday 22 April… More details at: https://paulnathanail.wordpress.com/2017/04/22/22-april-is-earth-day-2017/ This is a chance to hear about why he is standing for election in Bramcote and Beeston North and to ask him any questions … Continue reading

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Nick Palmer – The General Election

Nick Palmer writes: I’ve been asked by Labour whether I’d like to be considered as our candidate for Broxtowe. I need to decide by this weekend, so I thought I’d consult you. 10% of the homes in Broxtowe get my … Continue reading

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Nottinghamshire County Council Elections 4 May 2017 Stapleford and Broxtowe Central Electoral Division

We have received the manifesto for John Doddy and John Longdon, the Conservative Party candidates. Click on Stapleford and Broxtowe Central Electoral Division Conservative Party candidates’ manifesto Click on this link to read more about the candidates for the Stapleford and … Continue reading

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General Election Must Not Distract From Local Issues

Paul Nathanail writes: The news of a snap general election must not be allowed to distract us from the key decisions Notts County Council will be making in coming months. Specifically the intention to gift large swathes of publically owned … Continue reading

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May Seeks General Election 8 June

See BBC website. See Nottingham Post website.

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Nottinghamshire County Council Elections 4 May 2017 Bramcote and Beeston North Electoral Division

Chris Cobb, UK Independence Party (UKIP) Candidate, has sent his election campaign leaflet. Click on UKIP County Council Election Leaflet to read it. Click on this link to read more about the Candidates for Bramcote and Beeston North.

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Nottinghamshire County Council Elections 4 May 2017 Bramcote and Beeston North Electoral Division

Ellie Winfield, Labour Candidate, has sent her election campaign leaflet. Click on Ellie Winfield’s election campaign leaflet to read it. Click on this link to read more about the Candidates for Bramcote and Beeston North.

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Nottinghamshire County Council Elections 4 May 2017 Stapleford and Broxtowe Central Electoral Division

Lisa Clarke writes: Myself and John McGrath are standing as Labour Candidates in the ward of Stapleford and Broxtowe Central, covering Stapleford, Trowell, Cossall, Awsworth and parts of Bramcote, Strelley and Bilborough. You can find our manifesto below and more … Continue reading

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Nottinghamshire County Council Elections 4 May 2017 Bramcote and Beeston North Electoral Division

Steve Carr, the Liberal Democrat, Candidate has sent his manifesto. Click on Liberal Democrat Manifesto for Nottinghamshre County Council Elections 2017 Click on this link to read more about the Candidates for Bramcote and Beeston North.

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Nottinghamshire County Council Elections 4 May 2017 Stapleford and Broxtowe Central Electoral Division

Read about candidate Richard MacRae at https://www.facebook.com/CouncillorRichardMacRae/

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Nottinghamshire County Council Elections 4 May 2017 Bramcote and Beeston North Electoral Division

Tony Smith, the Conservative Candidate, has sent in his manifesto. Click on Tony Smith’s Manifesto to read it. Click on this link to read more about the Candidates for Bramcote and Beeston North.

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Disillusioned!

Pat Ratcliffe writes: Please correct me if I’m factually wrong, but did a LABOUR council, yes, a LABOUR council, recently vote for more fracking in Nottinghamshire? And has a LABOUR council, the self same LABOUR council collaborated with Tories and … Continue reading

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House-building on the Bramcote School Site?

Paul Nathanail’s latest blog reveals the County Council is minded to sell off land occupied by the Bramcote School site for housing. Further details at: https://paulnathanail.wordpress.com/2017/04/10/homes-on-the-bramcote-school-site/

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Nottinghamshire County Council Elections

Paul Nathanail writes: As you may have seen, I have decided to stand as an independent candidate for Bramcote & Beeston North in the County Council elections. My main motivation is to try and persuade the County Council to build … 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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Paul Nathanail: An independent candidate for the County Council elections

Local resident, Paul Nathanail, has today announced he will be standing as a candidate in the Bramcote & Beeston North ward for the elections to Nottinghamshire County Council being held on 4 May 2017.  Paul is standing in order to … Continue reading

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