Category Archives: Golf Course

News from Anna Soubry MP

Hello again,   There is a lot to report on – so stand by for a lengthy newsletter!   With all good wishes as ever,   Anna  Planning Inspector overturns (another)  democratic, local decision  The Planning Inspector has over turned a decision by … 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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Former Golf Course Appeal

We have approximately just 23 hours in which to comment online to the Planning Inspector about the Former Golf Course Appeal.  You may make your comments to Michael Joyce the Inspector at the Planning Inspectorate website. Here https://acp.planninginspectorate.gov.uk/ViewCase.aspx?caseid=3162096 If you … 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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Extract from the minutes of the Broxtowe BC Planning Meeting held 20 July 2016

14.1 [Reference] 14/00677/OUT   Outline application to develop former Bramcote Hills Golf Course (part),  all matters reserved except for access from Deddington Lane, for use  as a continuing care retirement and specialist care community  consisting of accommodation units comprising up to … Continue reading

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Official Reason for Rejection of the Planning Application for a Retirement Village

Here is a copy of the letter that was sent to the applicants informing them that the planning application to build a retirement village on the Golf Course land was  rejected. Broxtowe BC Rejection of Planning Application 14/00677

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Bramcote – Old Golf Course Land – Letter to all Broxtowe Planning Committee Councillors

The following is the text of a letter sent to all the Councillors on the Planning Committee. Dear Councillor, I understand that the Planning Application referenced 14/00677/OUT will be discussed at the planning meeting on 20 July.  I give a … Continue reading

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Bramcote – Old Golf Course development

The meeting to decide the fate of the land that was the Bramcote Golf Course and the ‘Green Corridor’ is taking place this evening starting at 7.00pm in the Broxtowe Council Offices at the top of Foster Avenue, Beeston.  The … Continue reading

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Grass Snake found on the Old Golf Course

A respected resident has informed me that while walking on the Old Golf Course yesterday he happened to see a Grass Snake in the undergrowth.

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Decision on the Application to build an Old Peoples Complex on the Old Golf Course delayed further

I understand from John at Broxtowe Borough Council Planning Department that the long awaited report on the viability of the complex has not yet been delivered so the decision will not take place on 15 June.   John has no idea … Continue reading

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Decision on Planning Application delayed

Having spoken today with Emma Palmer-Barnes at Broxtowe BC Planning Department, I understand that the Planning Application (Ref: 14/00677) for an Old Peoples Complex on the Old Golf Course has been delayed because the officers in the Planning Department are waiting for a report on … Continue reading

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BHOSPG -Report to BHCA AGM – relating to the old Golf Course Land

Bramcote Hills Open Space Protection Group (BHOSPG). Our Group has been in existence since 2009 when planning applications were made by the owners of the Golf Course for Houses on Thoresby Road and then another for a Car Wash on … Continue reading

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Old Golf Course Planning Application – Residents Wildlife Survey

We publish today  The Wildlife of Bramcote Hills  Survey that has been compiled by Phil Carter, a member of the RSPB and Nott’s Wildlife Trust from information provided by the Residents of Bramcote.  Earlier this week a copy of this was … Continue reading

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Further delay in the Decision on the fate of the Old Golf Course

David Watts informs us that the Broxtowe Planning Department are putting the decision on the golf course back until June, at the earliest, to ensure that a proper nature survey can be undertaken on the site.

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BHOSPG report to BHCA AGM

As Chairman of the Bramcote Hills Open Space Protection Group I gave a presentation to the Bramcote Hills Community Association Annual General Meeting earlier this evening. My talk was based upon the following words. 

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Old Golf Course – last day to respond to the recent amendments is Thursday 5 February

You will be aware from our recent post that the applicants have slightly amended their application.  We all have until midnight on Thursday 5 February to respond to these changes. You may respond by replying to the letter you have … Continue reading

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Bramcote Hills Old Golf Course amended plans have been submitted

There will be a further delay in the decision process relating to the application to build a retirement village complex on the site of the Old Golf Course.  I have just been speaking with Emma Parker Barnes who is in … Continue reading

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Decision on the Bramcote Hill Golf Golf Course Planning Application – 11th February

David Watts writes: I have been notified by the Council’s Planning Department that a decision will be made on the application to build a retirement village on the old golf course at the Development Control Meeting at Beeston Town Hall … Continue reading

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