Category Archives: Updates from Politicians

News from Anna Soubry MP

Hello again, I like the so called ‘conference recess’ as it gives me even more time to work in the constituency! I will be attending the Conservative Party conference on Monday but then it’s “business as usual”. Please enjoy the rest of the … Continue reading

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News from Anna Soubry MP

Hello again, Parliament has risen for the “conference season” which means I am able to devote all my time to working in the constituency. Brexit continues to obsess most occupants of the Westminster bubble. Back in the real world I … Continue reading

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Road Improvements in Bramcote 

Cllr. Martin Plackett reports: As many residents will have read the new Conservative controlled County Council have ‘set aside’, in addition to a planned capitol maintenance programme additional monies for road improvements throughout the whole of Nottinghamshire. In the light … Continue reading

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Bramcote Conservatives intouch Autumn 2017

Bramcote Conservatives are distributing intouch Autumn 2017.  Click on the link to see a copy. Councillor Martin Plackett writes: All friends and supporters are invited to their annual Hog Roast on Saturday 16th September, for more details contact MARTIN PLACKETT on … Continue reading

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Press Release from Anna Soubry MP Regarding Bramcote Old Church Tower

The Friends of Bramcote Old Church Tower have secured Heritage Lottery Funding of over £350,000 to restore and enhance the Old Church Tower in Bramcote Village. Broxtowe’s MP Anna Soubry supported an application for Heritage Lottery Funding to save the … Continue reading

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Topping up for safe play in Broxtowe

With the summer holidays in full swing, Broxtowe Borough Council is ensuring its parks are safe by topping up the bark surface on all of its play areas. Approximately 75 tonnes of additional play bark will be added to the … Continue reading

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Proposal for Reducing Speed Limit on Coventry Lane from 60 to 50mph.

Councillor Richard MacRae draws our attention to this proposal: Click on the pictures to enlarge them.

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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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