Category Archives: Community

Charity Bag Scam?

Received in the Inbox: 11:22 2nd December 2012 Dear Barlborough Life I have had a charity bag put through my door, supposedly from Troop Aid, for collection on Tuesday. Troop Aid looks like a good charity to support, se their web site     … Continue reading

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Computer Help Anyone?

Received in the Inbox: Sun 29/05/2011 21:55 ‘Hi, can anyone out there recommend someone to help me sort out my home computer problems? I’m struggling a bit and would rather use someone who is tried and tested. Many thanks’ Contact … Continue reading

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Safer Neighbourhood Update For Barlborough

The latest newsletter from the Safer Neighbourhood Team (Bolsover Policing Section) is available by clicking on the link Summer 08 Newsletter The main priorities for the Barlborough area are listed below: 1. Reducing anti-social behaviour and underage drinking in Ward … Continue reading

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“News From This Patch”

Derbyshire County Council have just introduced a ‘News From This Patch’ newsletter which is basically an update about what is going on in the different areas within Derbyshire, ours being the ‘Bolsover Patch’. A couple of things which we have noted. … Continue reading

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Concrete Manufacturing Plant Underway at Steetley on the A619 Between Whitwell and Worksop

The concrete manufacturing facility will be complete in the second quarter of 2009. It will be 24 hour operation and all the traffic to access the M1 will be coming through Barlborough. Apparantly, they have already got the contract for … Continue reading

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Record Fundraising for School Fayre

Barlborough Primary School Fayre raised a record £3,000 today – the target of £10,000 for a new computer suite for the school children draws closer!  The support from the local community was fantastic, a thoroughly enjoyable afternoon. The support from our … Continue reading

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