Category Archives: Updates from Politicians

Councillor Martin Plackett seeks retention of Greenbelt status in Bramcote.’

‘Thank you Chairman for giving me the opportunity to speak briefly to your committee.’ > > ‘I would first and foremost like to thank Bramcote’s Neighbourhood Forum for its diligence and hard work as it comes close to completing its … Continue reading

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News From Anna Soubry MP :Here’s to a great 2018!

Anna Soubry writes: There are various snippets of news so please read on. The diary section is growing so please send me details of all or any community events and I will include them. I hope you had a lovely … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from Anna Soubry MP

Mike Johnson has won this year’s Christmas card competition with his photograph of people sledging in King George’s Park, Bramcote.  My thanks to all the entrants and congratulations to the runners-up Steve Adams and Chris Davis.  Bramcote resident Mike, is a keen … Continue reading

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News from Anna Soubry MP

Hello again,   Lots of people who follow politics will know that I successfully voted against the Government on Wednesday night. It gives me no pleasure to say that. I will deal with the matter in detail at the end of this newsletter as there is … Continue reading

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News from Anna Soubry MP

Hello again,  I have warmly welcomed the early morning deal secured by the Prime Minister and the EU. By making it clear there will be no hard border in Northern Ireland and that any future trade deal or arrangement will cover … Continue reading

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News from Anna Soubry MP

Hello again,   It’s been another busy week so please read on. The Kimberley Christmas light switch on is at 7pm this evening with the festivities starting at 5.30 pm. Tomorrow is not only Small Business Saturday (so please shop local and support our great independent traders), it’s also … Continue reading

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Press Release from Anna Soubry: Presenting two HS2 petitions in the House of Commons

Broxtowe MP Anna Soubry has presented two petitions in the House of Commons on behalf of the residents of Trowell who are affected by HS2’s plans to build the high speed network through the village. HS2’s proposals include a 60 … Continue reading

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News from Anna Soubry MP

Hello again,    With apologies – this is a very long email newsletter! From now on and as much as I can, I will return to weekly updates. There are lots of Christmas events (my thanks to the organisers of this mornings Victorian … Continue reading

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News from Nick Palmer

Nick Palmer (former Labour Party MP) Writes:  Many of us who liked Greg Marshall’s campaign style in the 2017 election will be glad to hear that he’s been selected by Labour (with 92% of the membership supporting him) to stand … Continue reading

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Press release from M.P. Anna Soubry’s office

Broxtowe MP Anna Soubry held a debate in Parliament on behalf of 16 year-old speed skater Kyle Ross-Waddell. Kyle, who attends Bramcote School, has been told he cannot study Speed Skating for his GCSE PE despite being identified as a … Continue reading

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Comment and News from Anna Soubry MP

Hello again,  Today’s news is dominated by the disturbing events in Spain and new allegations of misconduct by Members of Parliament. In my experience the overwhelming majority of MPs of all parties are hard working, decent people dedicated to serving their constituents. As … Continue reading

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Broxtowe Liberal Democrats Enews

David Watts writes: You may have noticed that there hasn’t been a Broxtowe Enews for a while, and many of you have contacted me to enquire about this. Many apologies about this, but I’m currently engaged in a massive business transformation … Continue reading

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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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