Heavily discounted advanced tickets for this year’s Balsall Common Festival go on sale at local shops from tomorrow (Friday 1st August).
Solihull based PCs Tracy Griffin and Terri Cave were on their way to a party wearing zebra and monkey onesies when they stopped off at a Co-op on Ansty Road last March.
Meriden MP Caroline Spelman says flight path trials are not working and calls for an "urgent intervention" by Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin.
ANNE Hathawayamp;#039;s Cottage and the Midlands needs your help.
A BUNGALOW plan which parents and school leaders fear will put children at risk from extra traffic has been allowed on appeal.
Sky News revealed earlier this month how the financier Jon Moulton’s Better Capital was competing against Euro Car Parts to land Unipart Automotive.
CONTROVERSIAL plans to axe the pedestrian crossing at the end of Solihull High Street as part of the Councilamp;#039;s proposed Gateway Project have been put on hold while the scheme is given greater consideration.
FORMER MEP Nikki Sinclaire has been charged with money laundering and misconduct in public office.
WEST Midlands Ambulance Service and Heart of England Foundation Trust have agreed costs to base Double-Crewed Ambulances in Solihull Hospital.
HISTORY was made at Birmingham Airport on Tuesday (July 22) as the first ever flight touched down on its newly extended runway.
More than 1,200 jobs are lost from Solihull-based car parts firm Unipart Automotive as it goes into administration.
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.
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Provincial Under16 Football Championship Final Warwickshire 0.08 London 0.04...
Lethal Lei Brown bagged a "worldy" as The Gate drew with local rivals Solihull Moors in this pre-season friendly...
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.
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.
Who cares about the people on the housing register? On the Brummie aggregator site there was a lead to Cllr Hawkins’ web post reminding readers that the sites identified within the ward for housing development within the ward were subject of ...
Please find posted the latest report for the Rural section of the partnership – SMBC, Solihull Police, SCH.
Unfortunately, due to the judgement made at the High Court, in favour of Gallagher’s and Lioncourt Homes, who sought a judicial review into Solihull’s local development plan, the position of developments within Blythe ward are at risk.
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.
Salad can get quite samey this time of year so it is nice to have an incentive to jazz things up.
It may have something to do with the beautiful grounds that surround us.
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...
Lunch shouldn’t be a quick snack , leftovers or a stale sarnie from the petrol station.
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.
MIDLANDS residential develeloper Mar City has signed a five year revolving loan facility with bank HSBC.
DEVELOPER Opus Land has been granted planning permission for a Waitrose store in Worcester.
Lucie Byron, a commercial property expert with law firm Wright Hassall, has joined the board of trustees of the Heart of England Community Foundation, which is dedicated to supporting community based action across Coventry, Warwickshire and...
BAM Construction in the Midlands has been appointed to build a £33m residential care facility in Oxfordshire.
PROPERTY consultancy DTZ is predicting that Solihull will become a retail hotspot in five years time.
SOLIHULL Council, Shirley Advance and Asda have signed an initial undertaking to work together to bring forward a masterplan for the redevelopment of the former PowerGen site in Shirley.
Unite union’s top automotive official Roger Maddison said the decision by Solihull-based Unipart Automotive to call in administrators rather than seek a buyer was ‘very disappointing...
Rescue deal saves 33 branches of Solihull-based company as Parts Alliance marches on to £1bn turnover target...
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...
Open and broken manhole cover at end of footpath running from Widney Lane to Hillfield Park.
There is a piece of pavement edging protruding near the small tree at the junction of High Street, Poplar Road and Station Road - this is a serious trip hazard in a busy area near the main bus stops.
Response by Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council to Stephen Ream on 30 July 2014 .
Response by Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council to Rebecca Hughes on 30 July 2014 .
Concrete manhole cover collapsed - leaving a hole which people could trip on in footpath.
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