School cuts are a national scandal – they are hitting Broxtowe schools hard

SOS Save our schools

Nine in 10 schools across the country are facing billions in real-terms funding cuts. In Broxtowe that figure is even worse.  Thirty three of our 35 schools,  a massive 94%, face funding cuts according to the School Cuts website https://schoolcuts.org.uk/#!/   Nationally: £2.8bn has been cut from school budgets since 2015 £185.2k average cut to […]

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Broxtowe CAB is at risk

Ella Kearney

  Broxtowe CAB is at risk of having to stop its face to face advice surgeries in Stapleford after 13 years because of a lack of funding. The Stapleford advice service, which costs just £7,000 each year to run, provides vital help to local people on low incomes, those with long term health problems or […]

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March 5, 2018

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You Can’t Have Security On The Cheap

Labour Doorstep Stapleford

Canvassing in Stapleford Fantastic response on the Labour doorstep in Stapleford today. People are fed up with the Tory cuts and the impact on their communities. Labour will put 10,000 new bobbies back on the beat. Our towns and cities deserve better.     Theresa May Has broken her promise to protect frontline policing. Under the Tories: […]

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February 24, 2018

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Tory shambles at Broxtowe Council

The Tories on Broxtowe Council continue to lurch from crisis to crisis. They are missing crucial housebuilding targets, and they are haemorrhaging housing rental income following the closure of cash offices in Eastwood, Stapleford and Beeston. Staff morale is at an all time low following a series of incredibly costly and damaging investigations. Despite all […]

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