Monthly Archives: October 2013

A New Deal for Beeston !

      This message is specifically for Beeston and Chilwell readers, with apologies to others. I’ll be sending a separate message shortly which is mainly for non-Beeston readers. Just in passing, though: I’ll be at the Kimberley performance of … Continue reading

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Fireworks show tonight/new food bank collection/new credit union effort

Some public interest notes (this is a party politics free entry!): 1.       Food bank collection Anne Woodward of Bramcote Farm Shop asks me to help publicise a good idea that she’s had. She points out that many people don’t know … Continue reading

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Saturday tea with Stella – more details

Broxtowe Labour Party Fundraising Event with Stella Creasy   I’m delighted to confirm that Stella Creasy, Labour’s Shadow Minister for Competition and Consumer Affairs, will be in Chillwell on Saturday 26th October, where she will be joining us for a … Continue reading

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“Everyone’s lazy except us!”

One of the ideas of the website-based updates was that I could sometimes put in a lighter item which I wouldn’t email to everyone. Can’t resist an eye-roll over Steve Carr’s latest newsletter in Beeston North and West, which says, … Continue reading

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Tea with Stella Creasy in Beeston/Oxjam

A couple of personal pictures here from today’s superb Oxjam event (with Sheila Eden from the Beeston Express and Matt Goold, the mastermind behind Oxjam). I helped in a tiny way selling a couple of hundred raffle tickets, and literally … Continue reading

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