Category Archives: Updates from Politicians

Cookies Pond Bramcote – Flood Alleviation Works

Paul Summers, Broxtowe Borough Council, writes to Councillors Plackett, Doddy and Gould: Please note that following on from the recent potential overflow and flooding of Cookies pond( Westbourne Ct , Bramcote), Ms Adcock the Environment teams Project Officer  (she has … Continue reading

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More on Cookie’s Pond Ilkeston Road

Further updates from Councillor Martin Plackett:- Just left the site having viewed the Councils sterling work to avert a serious flood. Staff have been on duty through out the night and are taking steps to view the outlet with a … Continue reading

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Cookie’s Pond Ilkeston Road

Broxtowe Borough Council Bramcote Ward Councillor Martin Plackett writes:- Thanks to Broxtowe Borough Council’s staff’s sterling work serious flooding was averted last evening from Cookie’s Pond on Ilkeston Road in BRAMCOTE.   The site is continuing to be monitored by the Council.   … Continue reading

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News From Anna Soubry MP 4 August 2017

This will be the last newsletter for a few weeks as I am off on holiday first thing tomorrow. The office will of course remain open and I will be checking my emails on a regular basis (as much as … Continue reading

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News From Anna Soubry MP 22 July 2017

There have been an abundance of fetes, fairs and carnivals over the past few weeks and my thanks to all the organisers (more in the diary section). Parliament has risen for the summer recess and like other MPs I will … Continue reading

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Highways England are reviewing Speed and Safety on the A52

Anna Soubry MP writes:  Bramcote campaigner Tony Smith has taken his campaign to improve safety on the A52 to Parliament. Tony met roads minister Jesse Norman and Highways England officials following a spate of accidents and fatalities on the road.  … Continue reading

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Broxtowe MP Anna Soubry Has Called For An Immediate Review of Safety At Beeston Weir

Press Release: Broxtowe MP Anna Soubry has called for an immediate review of safety at Beeston Weir following the tragic death of 12 year old Owen Jenkins. The Beeston Rylands youngster drowned yesterday evening. It is believed he went to … Continue reading

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News from Anna Soubry MP

Hello again,   There was an excellent turn out for the Stapleford Freedom Parade when the Royal Engineers marched through the town. Broxtowe’s Mayor, Halimah Khaled and I later enjoyed the ‘Chilwell Weekend’ with Royal Engineer veterans and serving personnel. I … Continue reading

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News From Broxtowe Liberal Demcrats 24 June 2017

David Watts writes: Well, what a couple of weeks we have had. The election two weeks ago produced a result no-one expected and since then so much seems to have happened. The horror of Grenfell Court will resonate for many years. … Continue reading

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News From Anna Soubry MP, 22 June 2017

Anna Soubry writes:It’s just over a year since Jo Cox was murdered by an extreme right wing terrorist. Within days of many of us gathering to celebrate Jo’s belief that “we have more in common than that which divides us”, … Continue reading

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News from Anna Soubry MP 11 June 2017

Anna Soubry writes: It’s a great honour and pleasure to have been re-elected to serve you as your MP. Anna Soubry writes: It’s a great honour and pleasure to have been re-elected to serve you as your MP. As the screen … Continue reading

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A Message from Greg Marshall – and an Invitation!

Nick Plamer writes: Greg has asked me to pass on this message: Dear all, Just a short message to say thank you to everyone who took the trouble to vote in the election, and of course especially to those who … Continue reading

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News From Broxtowe Liberal Democrats 5 June 2017

David Watts writes: This is quite a short newsletter this week but there is some important material to cover. May I start by paying tribute to the emergency services for their response to the terrorist attack in London on Saturday … Continue reading

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Greg Marshall and Nick Palmer Writes on Terrorism and the General Election

Terrorism and the General Election This is a joint statement from Greg as your Labour candidate and Nick as the former MP whom many of you know. Like the other parties (except UKIP), Labour felt it right to suspend campaigning … Continue reading

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Comment from Anna Soubry

Hello again,    As the campaign enters the final stages it is widely accepted that this has been the most challenging of all General Elections. The terror attacks in Manchester and now London, leaving so many murdered or maimed, has shocked and … Continue reading

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News From Broxtowe Liberal Democrats 28 May 2017

David Watts writes: Many apologies that the was no newsletter last week. I was going to do it on Monday night but then the news from Manchester came in and it didn’t seem appropriate. Much has already been said about … Continue reading

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Letter to Greg Marshall from Anna Soubry’s Election Agent requesting an inaccurate leaflet be withdrawn.

I enclose a copy of a letter sent from my election agent and Leader of Broxtowe Borough Council, Richard Jackson, to Labour’s candidate in Broxtowe, Greg Marshall and his agent David Jenkins. It is self explanatory.   Richard is calling on … Continue reading

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News from Anna Soubry

Straight talking, hard working and gets stuff done Re-elect Anna Soubry Anna is supported by More United Anna Soubry writes:My grandmother was matron of Hazel Hill care home in Bestwood. A few years after she retired, she passed away in … Continue reading

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A Fair Package or a Dementia Tax?

Nick Palmer writes: I’d like to analyse the issues on age and social care. First, though, for those who are like me supporting Greg Marshall’s campaign. If you don’t have time to go out canvassing and leafleting, there are two … Continue reading

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What Does Labour’s Manifesto Say?

Nick Palmer writes: It’s here: http://www.labour.org.uk/index.php/manifesto2017 I’ll leave you to decide for yourself and compare with the Tory manifesto on Thursday, but do read it. It’s the kind of programme that made me join Labour, and a breath of fresh … Continue reading

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