Category Archives: Recreation

Beeston & Chilwell Garden Trail Weekend 13 & 14 June

Diane Diacon informs us:   Four new Gardens are in the Beeston and Chilwell Garden Trail on Saturday and Sunday 14 June.   See up to all 13 Gardens for just £3.50 for two days, children free.  For more information  including the addresses of … Continue reading

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Allotment Plots are available for Residents

Residents in Broxtowe Borough are being encouraged to get greenfingered and take advantage of several vacant allotment plots in Beeston.  Borehole and Grove Avenue Allotments in Beeston and Trent Vale Allotment in Beeston Rylands all have vacant plots for residents … Continue reading

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Sledging Fun in the Snow

Late yesterday afternoon a few people were sledging in King George’s Park, Bramcote.

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Fun at Attenborough Nature Reserve for Children

Creative Art Workshops for children and young people are running at Attenborough Nature Centre on Saturday 29th March as part of Broxtowe Borough Council’s Take Part Art. 

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DH Lawrence Heritage Walk on 8 March 2014

The picturesque countryside which inspired one of Eastwood born writer D.H Lawrence’s most famous novels, Sons and Lovers, will be explored on a guided walk next weekend. On Saturday 8th March D.H. Lawrence Heritage will guide the walk, visiting a number … Continue reading

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Maypole Good Time Band performing next Friday 28 Feb 2014

We have learnt that the local Maypole Good Time Band are performing at St. Michael’s Church Bramcote on Friday 28 February during the Fairtrade Fiesta which starts at 7.30 pm

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Walking Sports arranged by Broxtowe BC for the Older Adults

A series of sports sessions across Broxtowe Borough aimed at encouraging older adults to rekindle their love of games such as football, netball and cricket will start next week, with the first session completely free. Getting older is no reason to … Continue reading

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Charity Golf Day – A Success

A Charity Golf Day was on par earlier this month as over £1000 was raised for two local charities.  Around 79 local golfers took to the fairway at the prestigious Beeston Fields Golf Club on Friday 20th September to play … Continue reading

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News From David Watts, Broxtowe Liberal Democrat Leader, 21 July 2013

Welcome to Broxtowe Enews, brought to you by the Liberal Democrats and edited by David Watts, the leader of the Lib-Dems on Broxtowe Borough Council. 1. Beeston Town Centre /2. Oxylane Sports Village / 3. Nottingham Railway Station / 4. Watnall Bunker / 5.  Grass Cutting … Continue reading

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The Big 50 – Fifty Hours of Wildlife Watching at Attenborough Nature Reserve

Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust is 50!  To celebrate 50 years of Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust we are holding a wildlife extravaganza and hope to record at least 50 new species on this very special nature reserve. Join us at Attenborough for 50 … Continue reading

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Keep the Kids Entertained at D.H Lawrence Heritage

From Superheroes, Pirates and Fairies to Under the Sea creatures, there is plenty on offer at Eastwood’s D.H Lawrence Heritage Centre to keep the kids entertained this summer holiday.  The programme of events at the Centre on Mansfield Road includes:

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National Cross Country Championships will be held in Wollaton Park 2014

The National Cross Country Championships will be held in Wollaton Park on Saturday 22 February 2014.  Mick Robinson Chairman of Notts Athletic Club has been instrumental in getting the event to Nottingham.  The Nottingham City Council, The Midlands Cross Country Association … Continue reading

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Charity Golf Day – 20 September 2013

The Mayor of the Borough of Broxtowe, Councillor Iris White will be hosting a Charity Golf Day at Beeston Fields Golf Club on Friday 20 September, with tee-off times from 12.00 noon. The event will raise money for two local … Continue reading

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Anna Soubry MP helps to launch “Get Walking Week”

Anna Soubry MP for Broxtowe attended the launch of “Get Walking Week” at Attenborough Nature Reserve on Saturday 4th May; joining the Ramblers Association, MacMillan Cancer Support and Walking for Health. The Broxtowe MP said, “The Ramblers Association is a … Continue reading

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Bramcote Cricket Club looking for New Recruits!

Bramcote Cricket Club are looking for new junior and senior players for the coming cricket season! Whether you can bat, bowl or make the teas – Bramcote Cricket Club is the place to be! The club based at Bramcote Hills … Continue reading

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Money Saving Offer at Bramcote Leisure Centre

Need an extra incentive to get active? Broxtowe Borough Council are offering no joining fee when two people take out a Joint Vitality Health and Fitness Membership together in the month of April at Bramcote, Chilwell Olympia or Kimberley Leisure … Continue reading

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Have Fun keeping fit in the company of others at ‘JR Fit Camps’

James Reeson runs a JR Fit Camp every Saturday morning on Bramcote Park 9 am until 10 am. This coming Saturday 9 March is an ideal opportunity to start as a new session will be starting. The Park provides a … Continue reading

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Online Discounts for Sporting Events

Anyone  looking for a new sports challenge this year can take advantage of online discounts when they book their place at a host of events available on their doorstep in 2013. From fun runs and triathlons to Bramcote Leisure Centre’s … Continue reading

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Daytime Football Sessions for Evening Workers

Do you work unsociable hours?  Do you want to be more active?  All new ‘Daybreak’ football sessions will be launched at Bramcote Leisure Centre, next month to help men who work unsociable hours to access activities during the day.  The … Continue reading

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Ducks Away 2013! Annual Charity Event. Fun for all the Family.

The 22nd Annual Duck race will take place on Tuesday 1st January 2013 at Manor Park Toton. Starting at 2.00pm.  

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