Monthly Archives: October 2008

Will Bolsover’s Millions Be Found Safe At The End Of A Rainbow?

Just arrived in the inbox 22:03- ‘Dear Barlborough Life – does Bolsover District Council think we are all stupid? I’ve just read the article in the Worksop Guardian. What is our esteemed MP Dennis Skinner going to do about the … Continue reading

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So What’s Dennis Going To Do About Bolsover’s ‘Missing Millions’?

So Bolsover District Council is keeping MP Dennis Skinner updated on the crisis talks with the Local Government Association, and? What is Dennis going to do about it if the money is lost? This week in parliament Dennis was more concerned with … Continue reading

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‘The Unprecedented Economic Turmoil Last Week…’

The letter from Chris Plederleith, (Managing Director of Leith Planning Consultants) to the Planning Inspectorate is on Bolsover’s Planning Portal if you want to read it in full. Chris Plenderleith writes ‘…Further to the unprecedented economic turmoil last week Cygnet’s Board met on the … Continue reading

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Cllr Gilmour Is Jumping The Gun Somewhat

On the 17th October, Bolsover District Council issued a press release  regarding the withdrawal of the Secure Hospital application – welcome news for everyone. In that article Cllr Gilmour is quoted and referred to as a Barlborough Parish Councillor – … Continue reading

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Be Vigilant – Break In At Hewers Holt

Just arrived in the inbox from a resident –  Tue, 21 Oct 2008 19:06:19 +0100 ‘I’ve heard this week about a break in at a house on Hewers Holt, in broad daylight. Seems that the burglars reversed a van up to the … Continue reading

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Police Message Regarding Theft from Midland Way

Message from Ann Jones 4073 – Derbyshire Community Messaging Tuesday 21st October 10.34am ‘Crime Number 64783/08 Overnight on Thursday the 16th / 17th of October 2008, an incident occurred at, Midland Way, Barlborough, Chesterfield, S43 4XA Unknown offenders climb over a … Continue reading

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Tesco’s Trattoria Maggoti

For all those emailing in to find out what pizza brand to avoid at Tesco’s in Clowne – it’s this one!

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Clowne Tesco – Let Them Eat Maggots!

This picture has just arrived from a Barlborough resident. A pizza purchased at Tesco in Clowne last Wednesday contained a maggot. When the resident complained she was asked to return the pizza when she was next in the shop. The pizza … Continue reading

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Secure Hospital Stopped And Rogue Apostrophe Forgiven

Bolsover District Council Press Release 17th October ‘Secure hospital planning appeal withdrawn Residents and local councillors from Barlborough have been celebrating this week after the controversial planning appeal for a secure hospital to be built in the village was withdrawn. … Continue reading

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Bolsover District Council’s £3 Million ‘Surplus’

‘Bank-blow council’s pledge to tax-payers Published Date: 15 October 2008 Derbyshire Times BOLSOVER District Council has admitted millions of pounds of taxpayers’ money was invested in a collapsed Icelandic bank.But council chiefs moved quickly this week to reassure residents that … Continue reading

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