Shared services at council base

Nottinghamshire Police and Crime Commissioner, Paddy Tipping joined Mayor of the Borough of Broxtowe, Cllr Iris White to officially launch Broxtowe Borough Shared Services at the council offices, Beeston last week.

The occasion was marked by a ribbon cutting at 11.30am by Cllr White and Mr Tipping, followed by a reception hosted by the Mayor at the Town Hall with short speeches from the leader of Broxtowe Borough Council, Milan Radulovic, MBE; chief executive of Broxtowe Borough Council, Ruth Hyde OBE, and Mr Tipping.

In May, Beeston Police Station closed and Police services were relocated to Broxtowe Borough Council’s offices, Foster Avenue, Beeston.

The police join other local services including Citizens Advice Bureau, Nottinghamshire County Council, JobCentre Plus and Broxtowe Mediation Service, who also share the building alongside the borough council.

The police front counter service is available from the building from Monday to Thursday, 8.30am until 5pm, and Fridays 8.30am until 4.30pm.

If you need to contact the police outside of these hours, a yellow telephone will be located outside the main entrance which will give you direct out of hours contact to the Police.

Broxtowe Mediation Service opening hours are: 9am - 12.30pm Monday – Friday or via the website at www.broxtowe.gov.uk/mediation

Nottinghamshire County Council opening hours are: 9am - 4.30pm Monday & Wednesday, 9am - 4pm Friday or via the website at www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/

Telephone: 0300 500 80 80.

The Citizens Advice Bureau opening hours are: Monday, Thursday, Friday 10am - 10pm, Tuesday 12noon - 3pm, Wednesday 10am - 2pm (debt clinic) or via the website at www.citizensadvice.org.uk/bureau_detail.htm?serialnumber=100195

Job Centre Plus: Tuesday & Thursday by appointment only.

Broxtowe Borough Council, Beeston office opens from 8.30am - 5pm Monday – Thursday and 8.30am - 4.30pm, Friday or you can contact them via the website at www.broxtowe.gov.uk or by email at customerservices@broxtowe.gov.uk