Category Archives: Planning

Approval for Phase 1 Development of 118 Dwellings at Field Farm Refused

Councillor Richard MacRae reports that Broxtowe Borough Council’s Planning Committee refused to approved the application for the phase 1 development of 118 dwellings at Field Farm at their meeting on Wednesday evening this week. The recommendation from the Council’s Officers … Continue reading

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Help Plan Bramcote’s Future

Come along to the inaugural AGM of Bramcote Neighbourhood Forum 8.00pm Tuesday 3 May 2016 at Bramcote Memorial Hall What is a neighbourhood forum? A neighbourhood forum is the body that leads on the production of a neighbourhood plan in … Continue reading

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Field Farm – Parallels with Planning Application in Wollaton

Sue Marshall writes: Although a resident of Bramcote (BBC – Broxtowe Borough Council) I have been deeply involved for the last 10 years in proposals to develop privately-owned allotment land at Wollaton (NCC – Nottingham City Council). Unfortunately this involvement … Continue reading

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Planning Application With No Global Vision at Field Farm Would be a Huge Loss of Opportunity for Broxtowe – Comment Until 25 January!

Press release from STRAG: Shortly before Christmas, a planning application was submitted by W. Westerman Ltd to build 118 dwellings at Field Farm at the border between Stapleford and Trowell. This is to be the first phase in a 450-house … Continue reading

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Field Farm Planning Application – 15/00841/REM

An application for reserved matters approval for phase 1 of development for 118 dwellings, including 33 affordable homes, flood attenuation lagoon, open space and associated infrastructure can be found on Broxtowe Borough Council’s website. Click on the link for details.

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Bramcote Hills Golf Course Planning Application Reference14/00677/OUT

Broxtowe Borough Council have written to say that additional information has now been submitted: A Phase 2 survey report (bats and reptiles). This can be found here   (Second item down in the associated documentation list) No amended plans have been … Continue reading

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Bramcote Hills Community Association Planning Committee: Community Design Forum Summary Report

Paul Nathanail writes: On 26 September, Bramcote Hills Community Association’s Planning Committee hosted a Community Design Forum to gather ideas on what we would like to see happen to the land currently occupied by the council leisure centre and the … Continue reading

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Toton consultation on Strategic Location for growth in the vicinity of the proposed HS2 station

Broxtowe Borough Council are consulting the general public about the Strategic Location for growth in the vicinity of the proposed HS2 station.  Public ‘drop in’ sessions are being held in Toton and in Stapleford.  You are welcome to see the consultation … Continue reading

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Field Farm Consultation

Councillor Richard MacRae writes: You may already be aware that Cedar Planning on behalf of Westerman Builders have organised a Public Consultation on Tuesday 15th September in Beeston from 3.00pm until 7.00pm. But I was not happy about this being … Continue reading

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Bramcote Hills Community Association Planning Committee Community Design Forum‏

The Bramcote Hills Community Association Planning Committee is organising a community design forum on Saturday 26 September 2015. The event will run from 2pm to 4.30pm and aims to capture what the community would like to see happen to the … Continue reading

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‘Open Spaces Society’

The national Open Spaces Society have been in existence for over 150 years. They can help communities who wish to identify and create Open Spaces for future generations to enjoy.   Click here.

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Bramcote Hills Golf Course Planning Application

The agenda for Broxtowe Borough Council’s Planning Committee Meeting on 2 September has been published on the Council’s website. The Bramcote Hills Golf Course planning application does not appear on the agenda. The next Planning Committee Meeting is on 7 … Continue reading

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Beeston Town Centre Consultation – Time is Running Out‏

Paul Nathanail writes: If our newly elected councillors are to stand a chance of keeping their promises to the electorate regarding the green belt then a start needs to be made by making best use of urban land when it … Continue reading

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Future Use of Land in the Bramcote Hills – Moor Lane Area

The Bramcote Hills Community Association’s (BHCA) Planning Sub-committee (BHCA Planning) called a meeting attended by Paul Heery, Executive Head of the White Hills Park Federation, James McDonald, Head of Bramcote College, Chris Humphreys, Head, and Richard Taylor, Chair of Governors, … Continue reading

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New Government’s Intention to Build on Brownfield Sites

Paul Nathanail has written the following on his Blog: QUEEN’S SPEECH 2015 While the Queen made no specific mention of brownfield sites in her speech setting out the Government’s legislative programme over the coming year, the Housing Bill contains provisions … Continue reading

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You are Requested to Help Protect and Enhance Green Assets in Broxtowe

Broxtowe Borough has high quality green space, rich wildlife and good access to the open countryside which all make a significant contribution to our quality of life. Local residents are being urged to have their say on how this environment … Continue reading

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Public Enquiry relating to Village Green status at Toton Sidings

Steve Bakewell has informed us that – The Public Enquiry relating to the application for Village Green status at Toton Sidings will commence on 13th April and sit, if necessary until 17th April 2015 at the Lucy and Vincent Brown … Continue reading

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Broxtowe’s Green Belt – What’s Done Is Done But What Was Said Should Not Be Forgotten

Paul Nathanail writes: As Broxtowe Borough Council consults on yet more grabbing of the Green Belt, it is worth casting our minds back to what has already been said about the Green Belt in the run up to our Local … Continue reading

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Aldi requested to look for other sites

Richard MacRae writes:  Plans for a new Adli store in Stapleford hang in the balance now it has been asked to look at different sites in the town. Aldi carried out a CONSULTATION at The Meeting Place on its multi-million pound plans for a new … Continue reading

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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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