The Balsall Festival on Saturday 20th September 2014, will be hosted for the first time across two sites in the village as follows: Running Order (provisional) 12:00 noon – Senior Fun Run – Heart of England School 12:30pm ...
Care homes are under increasing pressure as council fee rates fail to keep pace with inflation, market analysis firm LaingBuisson has said.
A bungalow in Solihull is almost completely destroyed by a fire in the early hours.
Balsall Common’s Business Breakfast Club met for the first time this week, Claire Turner reports on how it went: The first meeting of the Balsall Common Business Breakfast Club was a great chance for local business owners and sole traders to meet ...
FAST food giant KFC has committed to being a responsible neighbour after winning its bid to build a new restaurant next to Shirley Heath Junior School.
Grace Academy Solihull hosted an afternoon of summer fun at a family fun day.
A NEW headteacher has been announced for Dorridge Nursery & Infant and Dorridge Junior School.
CYCLISTS are being invited to a charity ride thorugh the countryside for Knowle & Dorridge Lions on Sunday.
A PARACHUTE jump from 14,000ft by staff and directors at Hunters Estate Agency has helped the firm to its Acirc;pound;50,000 fund-raising target for Breakthrough Breast Cancer.
IT seems Joseph approves of our work in his name - that was how Andy Foote described a rainbow that arched over the headquarters of the charity he set up in his sonamp;#039;s name almost 15 years ago.
THE next phase of work to ease congestion around Birmingham Airport and the NEC has started.
WORK has finally got underway on the Acirc;pound;2.
MEET the first ever cheetah cubs to be born at West Midland Safari Park in its 41-year history.
The operation, which was led by the National Crime Agency (NCA), targeted offenders accessing indecent images of children online.
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The first batch of Midland Youth Floodlit League games have been released which sees Highgate United Youth entertain Lye Town w/c 11 August.
Help raise money for the Sils by shopping online for your new kit.
Highgate United Reserves have been handed an away match at Continental Star Reserves in the Cup...
A busy schedule lies ahead for the opening month as Highgate face life in MFL Division 1...
Creditable draw for The Gate in their toughest test yet.
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The Clubhouse will close for a £1.8M redevelopment on Saturday 2nd August at 7.30pm.
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OneFitMama is the Midlands biggest antenatal and postnatal fitness company, currently serving 800 mothers.
Questions on how much council tax Asda has avoided paying on the former Powergen site will be asked at a full council meeting, open to the public, at 5.30pm on Tuesday 15th July at the Civic Suite Solihull.
Solihull Lodge green spaces destroyed for profit – where next? Barry Avery of the local action team writes: “This is a sad sad day that all local residents should remember – the day that the diggers and earth movers arrived on site next...
Sorry for the delay in posting this: Please find posted the latest newsletter covering the whole of the rural sector, including Blythe ward, Dorridge, Knowle and Meriden.
Its nice to be able to inform readers of good news on the planning front.
The government will fund an Advanced Manufacturing Hub for Greater Birmingham and Solihull following a call in Parliament by local MP Lorely Burt.
Solihull will benefit from better local transport and an aviation engineering centre at Solihull College, thanks to the Local Growth Deal announced by the government.
Solihull Liberal Democrat MP Lorely Burt is backing a call by over 100 MPs for a debate in the House of Commons on hospital car parking charges.
NEARLY 3,000 carers in Solihull would receive a bonus worth up to £250 a year under a Liberal Democrat government, it has been announced.
Solihull Liberal Democrat MP Lorely Burt has attacked a decision to allow on appeal a new Kentucky Fried Chicken fast-food store on Stratford Road.
Confusion for Para badminton players……………! Sunday 29 June was an early start at Loughborough University for the Para badminton players.
Food Demoat Stratford Food Festival - Moushumi Moran from The Cardamom Pod Recently meeting local Bengali cook and tutor Moushumi Moran from The Cardamom Pod , led me to finding out about the specifics of Bengali cooking as a standalone cuisine ...
Are you motivating and able to inspire adults to complete their training?! Are you organised and able to keep on top of admin? Want a new challenge in scouting? Blythe District are looking for a Local Training Manager to work with the County Training...
Pasta alla Puttanesca isa romantic sounding dish, but yet when translated from Italian into English it means- harlot's pasta- perhaps compromising its enchanting imagebut certainly not compromising on taste.
Afternoon Tea at Nuthurst Grange is a grand affair.
You should all know by now that we don’t do anything by halves and when we were asked to help raise funds for St George and St Teresa School in Dorridge we did our best to pull out all the stops.
There must be something special about our conference facilities.
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 ...
For those that enjoyed last summer's...
Bookings for this years event are now open! Register your running team of Scouts, Explorers or your catching team now to confirm your place at this event! Head to our website to find the link to register or CLICK HERE Don’t forget that catcher ...
“You have to go there!” “Honestly, it is a must, make sure you go!” These were the verbal reviews I had of The Jockey Club before I headed off to Ibiza recently.
My good friend Rob shared this photo on facebook today: That’s powerful.
I’m not a ‘milky’ person really - might have mentioned that before.
A wonderful day out, donkeys, stalls, music, what more could you need.
SOLIHULLs Secure Trust Bank has seen its profit leap by nearly 50% on a year-on-year basis.
Year 12 students came from a range of schools across the West Midlands, including CTC Kingshurst Academy, Solihull, King Edwards VI College, Stourbridge and St Peter’s Collegiate College School, Wolverhampton...
SOLIHULL town centre has been awarded a coveted Purple Flag in recognition of its successful night time economy.
Solihull will be one of the five healthiest retail destinations in five years' time alongside the West End of London, Surrey, west and north west London, and Oxfordshire.
Steve McCabe to table parliamentary questions over delayed launch of local TV station for Birmingham, Solihull and the Black Country...
The Castle Bromwich-based car-maker has pledged to deliver “a true driver’s car” and a vehicle that “redefines the concept of the sports saloon...
THE half millionth Range Rover Sport to roll off the production line at Jaguar Land Rovers Solihull manufacturing plant has raised £150,000 for the Teenage Cancer Trust.
SOLIHULL software firm Jumar Solutions has forged closer ties with outsourced services giant Capgemini.
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...
DETECTIVES investigating a Solihull pub shooting on Friday (Jan 17) in which a man was fired at with a shotgun have arrested a suspect on...
CHIEF Constable Chris Sims, said: ?quot;The experience of West Midlands Police officers and staff who actively work day in day out with...
This picture is an example of the ongoing litter problems on lavender hall park.
Response by Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council to Rebecca Hughes on 21 July 2014 .
Request sent to Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council by Rebecca Hughes on 21 July 2014 .
Response by Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council to Sam Atkinson on 18 July 2014 .
- Floral explosion
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