Monthly Archives: February 2009

9,000 Jobs For KFC – Some Of Them Coming To Barlborough…

BBC News Monday 16th February ‘KFC to Creat 9,000 New UK Jobs Fast food chain KFC has said the UK’s appetite for cheap food will see it create 9,000 new jobs. The £150m expansion will lead to 300 new outlets … Continue reading

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Steetley And The Impact On Barlborough

Do your bit, sign the petition by clicking on the tab above ‘Steetley Petition’ ‘Application reference: 08/00762/OUTEA Outline Planning Application for the former Armstrong Quarry at Steetley Lane, Steeley, Derbyshire. We wish to object the above application in its current … Continue reading

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Hot Air Balloon Near Miss…

A hot air balloon narrowly missed crashing at 11.00am today when it had to do an emergency landing on Barlborough Country Park. Horrified residents watched as the basket holding three people skimmed across the tops of the houses on Limekiln … Continue reading

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Is A ‘Double Diamond’ The Answer?

Received in the Inbox 15:22 12/02/09 ‘Dear Barlborough Life When I was at school, some 30+ years ago now, our headteacher had a cane which he called his ‘Double Diamond’ because it ‘worked wonders.’ Perhaps Cllr Murray Carr could do … Continue reading

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Bolsover’s Booze Busting Bus

This article was emailed in by a resident who suggested elocution lessons might be a starting point – rather than tricky alliterative phrases which would challenge a sober person (young or old!). Bolsover’s Booze Busting Bus ‘A Booze Busting Bus … Continue reading

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Steetley And The Ducking Politicians…

Received in the Inbox: Mon 09/02/2009 09:24 ‘Dear Barlborough Life I am very concerned at the current unacceptable level of traffic and the inevitable increase that the Steetley development will bring to our village. In particular I am concerned at … Continue reading

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Message From Our Community Police Officers

RINGMASTER COMMUNITY MESSAGING – Chesterfield – C87/09 COMMUNITY PANEL MEETING 09/02/09 As a result of the community panel meeting in Janury 09, in Barlborough residents said that they had a fear of burglaries in Barlborough. Over the past few weeks … Continue reading

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Latest News From Our Safer Neighbourhood Team

Current priorities for Barlborough 1. Tackling speeding on Oxcroft Way, Clowne Road, Barlborough and illegal parking on Clowne Road, High Street and New Road. This problem was identified by complaints to police Actions to be taken are as follows: Police … Continue reading

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3,000 Jobs Plan For Former Coalite Site

‘3,000 jobs plan for former Coalite site Published Date: 05 February 2009 Up to 3,000 jobs could be created if plans for the former Coalite works site in Bolsover get the go ahead. Following consultation with the local community in … Continue reading

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Nominate Your Favourite Police Officer, Safer Neighbourhood Team and PCSO

RINGMASTER COMMUNITY MESSAGING – Chesterfield – C81/09  Chief Constables Cup     05/02/09  The search for Derbyshire’s bobby of the year has started again. The Chief Constable, Mick Creedon, is asking anyone who has had dealings with the police during the past … Continue reading

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