Category Archives: Election 2017

Election 2017, Stapleford Hustings 22 May

This is your chance to quiz the Candidates standing to represent YOU and Broxtowe in Parliament as your next MP. Which one will you choose?  The Hustings will take place at 7pm on Monday 22nd May at The Pastures Community Church, … Continue reading

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County Council Election

Tony Smith, Conservative candidate writes: Firstly may I congratulate Steve Carr on his success in being elected as County Council for Bramcote and Beeston North,- Well done!! and thank you to all the other candidates in the campaign, – a … Continue reading

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Local County Council Results

No overall majority on Nottinghamshire County Council. Conservatives win control of Derbyshire County Council from Labour. Conservatives retain control of Leicestershire County Council. Click on the links for details. See also Nottingham Post and BBC Nottingham

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Doddy and Longdon Elected for Stapleford and Broxtowe Central

John Doddy, Conservative, and John Longdon, Conservative, have been elected as County Councillors for Stapleford and Broxtowe Central Votes Cast: John Doddy, Conservative, 2692 John Longdon, Conservative, 2179 John McGrath, Labour, 2034 Lisa Clarke, Labour, 1903 Richard MacRae, Independent, 1530 … Continue reading

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Carr Takes Bramcote and Beeston North

Steve Carr, Liberal Democrat, has been elected to serve as County Councillor for Bramcote and Beeston North. Votes cast: Steve Carr, Liberal Democrat, 1966 Tony Smith, Conservative, 1355 Ellie Winfield, Labour, 1178 Paul Nathanail, Independent, 150 Chris Cobb, UKIP, 119

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Election Count In Progress At Pearson Centre

Top picture Stapleford and Broxtowe Central table. Bottom picture Bramcote and Beeston North table.

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County Council Elections – Turnout

Bramcote and Beeston North 48% Stapleford and Broxtowe Central 40%

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I care about Bramcote – Bramcote is my home! By Ellie Winfield

It has been suggested that my pledges reflect an interest only in Beeston North. This is simply not true. My proposal to start a school holiday lunch club at a venue in Beeston is reflective of the fact that child … Continue reading

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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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