Trowell & Awsworth Public Meeting re Open Cast Mining Application

Trowell Parish Council has announced a public meeting on Sunday May 13th 2012 at Trowell Parish Hall at 3pm until 4.30pm. Notts County Council has agreed to extend the initial public consultation to June 18th. Awsworth Parish Council are holding their public meeting on Friday May 25th at 7pm in the Parish Hall.

Mick Atherton's Funeral

The Funeral of Mick Atherton, former Vice-Chairman of Broxtowe Conservative Association will take place on FRIDAY 4TH MAY 2012 at 11.00.a.m. at Bramcote CrematoriumA Celebration of his life will take place following the service at Beeston Conservative Club Station Road Beeston 

Boundary Changes - 2nd Consultation

The Boundary Commission have published all the comments received from the first consultation and requests further comments to the proposals by 3rd April 2012 

101 New Non-Emergency Phone Number

The Old Number for non-emergency calls to the Police will cease to operate after 9th January 2012  NEW NUMBER 101

The Tram Phase II

We have now received information from the Government and Nottingham City Council that the Tram contract has been awarded to Tramlink Nottingham.Construction work will begin early in January 2012 and trams are planned to start running late 2014.

More Grass Cuts

Nottinghamshire County Council has announced that it will be increasing the number of times it cuts the grass verges this year.


The Toton branch of Tesco has begun to construct a pod on its grounds without planning permission, to the anger of local residents


Beeston Rylands resident Jeremy Millensted played for the Great Britain Deaf Football Team in European Championships in Denmark this July.