To celebrate the launch of the new \'Magic Wire\' bra, Triumph is hosting an event at House of Fraser in Solihull today (Friday, September 19) and tomorrow (Saturday, September 20) where there will be complimentary fittings, giveaways and ...
Balsall Common’s first ever Fun Run takes place this Saturday.
THIS yearamp;#039;s annual Solihull Fun in the Park returns on Sunday and it promises to be bigger and better than ever before.
Ex-England and British Lions rugby player Tim Stimpson hits the roads with around 500 runners as he participates in Balsall Common’s inaugural Fun Run, part of the Balsall Common Festival, on Saturday 20th September 2014.
Oakes Farm Shop has thrown additional weight into this year’s Balsall Common Festvial activities, to add to their Fun Run support, by joining the list of official advanced discount ticket outlets for this Saturday’s event (Saturday 20th ...
[Dylan Baldwin] 9 year old Dylan Baldwin flew the flag for Lady Katherine School at the Berkswell Royal British Legion on Friday 8th August as he won his place in the Finals of Balsall’s Got the Voice, the music talent section of this year’s ...
Organisers of Balsall’s Got the Voice have set their stall out to find top talent by sourcing a recording contract for the overall winner of an acoustic music competition which concludes at the Balsall Common Festival on Saturday 20th September.
ILLEGAL gypsy travellers have descended on the quiet village of Chadwick End, taking over land behind the Village Hall and play area.
JAGUAR Land Roveramp;#039;s latest sports car - which will bring 2,300 jobs to the region - was given a James Bond-style entrance when it was launched earlier this week.
PRINCE Harry was at Gaydon this week for the start of the Invictus Games.
BATTLE lines have been drawn between Borough MPs Caroline Spelman and Lorely Burt over the possible sighting of HS2-associated amp;#039;marshalling yardsamp;#039; in the borough.
50 stalls | 2 outdoor stages | Live Bands | Balsall’s Got the Voice Finals (winner gets a recording contract) | bouncy slides and rides | Arena Displays | Dog Display | Dog Show | Children’s Go-...
Local charity, The Lily Mae Foundation, are celebrating new office space which will allow them to offer even more support to parents and families affected by stillbirth and neonatal death.
Plans for two Muslim cemeteries near Solihull, totalling 11,000 burial plots, are submitted.
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Best wishes to Sils second row Jimmer Hibbard who broke his arm during yesterdays defeat to Newport.
Keep up to date with everything happening with the minis and juniors by following us on twitter @silsM&J...
With the Rugby World Cup 2015 imminent, now is as good a time as any to get involved in this fantastic sport...
Birmingham Solihull Bees boss Eugene Martin believes the best way forward is to prepare players to compete for the entire 80 minutes.
We are a small but successful team and always welcome new lads to our squad...
Boosted by a dominant forward effort, the hosts held a 26-point advantage with 15 minutes remaining.
The Gate returned to winning ways with another impressive display on the road earning Gary Birch's side 3 points at AFC Hinckley...
A number of people have expressed an interest in purchasing new or replacement shirts which aren't available through the club shop on the website.
We have a mobile coffee van company – Kesh’s Coffee Cup and have just secured a pitch at Whitlocks End Train Station! From Monday 6th October, we will be serving up freshly ground coffee, a selection of Teapigs teas, and luxury hot ...
A direct cut by SMBC, not government Solihull Council is considering closing fourteen children’s centres by next year following a £600,000 cut in its central grant from government.
Julian Knight, Conservative parliamentary candidate for Solihull, feels there is a real head of steam behind his campaign for fairer hospital parking charges after a crunch meeting with Heart of England Trust chairman Les Lawrence.
The end of Summer 2014 and I have great news, Youth Unemployment across the Borough is at it’s lowest level for nearly 9 years with the current rate falling to 4.7% (745 claimants) in August 2014, a monthly fall of -0.2% or 35 fewer claimants than ...
Caroline Spelman MP appalled at destruction of Pavillion in Chadwick End following Traveller invasion.Solihull Conservatives 17 Sep
Caroline Spelman, MP for the Meriden Constituency has visited the site occupied by Travellers in Chadwick End to see for herself the trail of destruction left behind following their departure last week.
Julian Knight, the Conservative parliamentary candidate for Solihull, has said that we all owe the police a 'debt of gratitude' for their quick action moving travellers on from Tudor Grange Park.
We have received this update today from Cllr Ken Hawkins: “I have been in regular contact with the Council’s Strategic Land officers regarding the talks with the Liquidators for the failed Parkridge company.
Invitation: dance to music played by a fifteen-piece orchestra led by Roger Moon – or join those who simply sit and listen: ‘...
Caroline Spelman has been alerted to anunauthorised traveller encampment of approximately 27 caravans in the village of Chadwick End.
Caroline Spelman MP urges Government for proper compensation for landowners affected by HS2 changes.Solihull Conservatives 11 Sep
Caroline Spelman, MP for the Meriden Constituency is urging the Government to compensate landowners, whose property would be compulsorily purchased under some changes to the HS2 requirements.
Neighbouring MP for Solihull, Lorely Burt has submitted a letter to the select committee which is looking into HS2, calling for the marshalling yards originally proposed for Washwood Heath to be brought into the Meriden constituency either at ...
The clement, mild weather this summer has producedthe best apple harvest in 2 years, as well as a bounty of berry fruit on hedgerows - ideal for foraging.
What are Bank Holiday weekends for if not to catch up with friends? So gathering somechums together over the extended weekend, we decided to have a little wine tasting party following the kind receipt of Waitrose’s Vegetarian Wine Cellar selection.
It's More Than Skin Deep presents #nohairforcareofcancer family day at Nuthurst Grange, Solihull in aid of Macmillan.
In 1873 a prominent American lawyer called Horatio Spafford sent is wife and four daughters on a steamship to England for a holiday with the plan to follow them shortly after.
NSW stands for National Sporting Weekend and is one of the biggest, and most enjoyable events in the year.
The concept behind our Masterchef evening was simple; 5 of our chefs were each given the challenge of producing a course for the menu, then diners had the near-impossible task of voting for their favourite.
The search has begun for the new District Commissioner for Solihull Cole District.
There is a little boy in a hospital somewhere in Spain who has been taken away from his family.
As dark clouds begin to gather overhead we begin to realise that this wonderful summer is drawing to a close.
Do you want to be one of 100 Scouts in Solihull to have the opportunity of a lifetime and do something exciting and truly unique? On Saturday 13th September 2014 we will be running a fundraising abseil for those going to the World Scout Jamboree in ...
This is a guest post from the wonderful and inspiring Pip Pearce.
Tomorrow in the West Midlands we have the ‘wonderful privilege’ of voting once again for the Police and Crime Commissioner.
As summer’s finale begins in the latter half of August, so does an extremely important set of three religious dates in the Ukrainian calendar which are known collectively as ‘Spas or Spasa’.
The Palomar's Kitchen Team Seeing the buzz on Twitter for Soho’s latest addition to the restaurant scene – The Palomar , I felt I have been let in on a new gastro secret which is on the verge of being turned into a phenomenon.
WILLOWS Veterinary Centre and Referral Service, based in Solihull, has been sold to private equity firm Sovereign Capital for an undisclosed sum.
Redditch based System Support Engineers (SSE) have joined Made in the Midlands with the view to expand their existing base here in the Midlands.
A BIRMINGHAM training provider has secured a £1.4m contract to provide hundreds of apprenticeship places in Birmingham and Solihull.
Headed-up by senior manager, Gary Saxon, the team will be based at Lloyds Bank’s offices on Stratford Road in Solihull, but will also work with customers in Coventry and the wider Midlands...
HENLEY-in-Arden-based Mercia Fund Management has invested £300,000 in automotive components firm Impression Technologies.
COLLIERS Internationals Birmingham investment property management team has been brought in to manage the new Parkgate shopping and leisure centre in Shirley, Solihull.
Company's expansion includes largest Volkswagen dealership in Europe at its hub in Shirley...
Ahead of the General Election, two of the nation's leading nature conservation bodies are calling for all parties to commit to a Nature and Wellbeing Act - Peter Shirley examines the issues.
Update issued at 2.05pm Saturday 9 August: This lunchtime’s two-hour strike by firefighters ended at 2pm.
Update issued at 8.05am Monday 14 July: During this morning's two-hour strike by firefighters, which ended at 8am, we had 13 fire engines and one Brigade Response Vehicle available to deploy.
Police investigation continues after deaths in Solihull Officers have moved to reassure the community after two people died at an address in Solihull yesterday (Monday 7 July).
People in need of specialist rescue by West Midlands Fire Service are set to benefit from quicker response times.
A husband and wife have guided 1,000 tours of West Midlands Fire Service’s Safeside centre in Birmingham, delivering vital safety messages to around 5,000 children between them.
POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a serious road traffic collision?nbsp;on Monday 20 January 2014?nbsp;in Solihull involving a...
Gulley between Halfords and tile shop is full of litter and grafitti Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 65 Wellsford Avenue, Solihull Report on FixMyStreet...
Response by Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council to Jack Stanson on 16 September 2014 .
A car with an unknown owner often parks blocking the driveway of 29 Brackleys Way, Solihull, B92 8QJ.
A homicide investigation report into the events leading up to the murder of Christina Edkins in March 2013 has highlighted the opportunities missed by a number of agencies that could have prevented her death.
Response by Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council to Frank Black on 15 September 2014 .
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