A PUBLIC hearing over a bid to protect green spaces in Knowle from development is expected by the end of July.
THE Dorridge and District Residents Association (DDRA) has made “strong representations” about road changes as part of the village’s Sainsbury’s development.
THEATRE-GOERS in Solihull are being urged to take a seat at Our House ahead of the showamp;#039;s opening night.
SHAMED amp;#039;cleavage sparing mastectomyamp;#039; breast surgeon Ian Paterson has been ordered to take independent tests to establish his mental capacity after claiming he is too ill to fight legal action because he is suffering psychiatric ...
Berkswell Cricket Club – formed in 1896 – will witness history today as its’ first women’s cricket team take to the field for the first time at the Club’s Meeting House Lane ground this afternoon (Sunday 26th April 2015).
Three Balsall Common Run Club members will be celebrating the Club’s first anniversary the hard way by competing in this morning’s London Marathon (Sundy 26th April 2015).
Berkswell & Balsall Common Rugby Football Club are set for a big memorial game tomorrow to commemorate the lives of Mark Scrivens, Mark Brereton and Paul Boneham, all of whom have passed away in recent weeks and months.
POLICE presence was high in Solihull over the weekend as the English Defence League (EDL) descended on the town centre.
TOWN centre businesses have slammed the proposed Touchwood extension, claiming it will have devastating effects.
A SPELL is set to be cast over Solihull audiences when a bewitching new show takes to the stage.
LIKE every other four-year-old boy Jack Gauder loves running around, watching Star Wars and kicking a football about.
A BAR plan for a former auctioneer’s showroom in Knowle has been approved.
ENTRIES for Knowle Fun Run will close on May 12 for the event on Sunday, May 17.
On Saturday 13 June there will be a 1940s night at the British Legion.
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For the second time in a week The Gate struck 7.
A superb performance from The Gate saw them hit a sorry Studley side for 7 in a one-sided affair at the Beehive.
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Karl King took just 15 minutes after coming off the bench and head home Gates 3rd and decisive goal that their commanding performance deserved.
Congratulations to Gerry and the lads...
Striker Ricardo Richards notched another hat-trick in Gates' convincing 6-0 win away at struggling Alvis Sporting...
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Family Friendly Welly Walk and Teddy Bear Picnic Sunday, May 17th @ 12.30pm £5 entry per family For further details email: abradstock@aol.
Seventy-five members of Solihull Pop Chorus, the amateur choir based in Dickens Heath and Balsall Common, which includes estate agents, chefs, cleaners, council workers, doctors, accountants, store managers, retirees, stay-at-home parents and many ...
I have been dealing with an elderly resident of Tidbury Green who has been attending the doctors surgery at Hollyoaks Medical Centre, Wythall for over 60 years.
Concern has been raised regarding Shelly Farm Community Centre, Monkspath.
An interesting application has been made to demolish 264 Creynolds Lane and replace it with three dwellings, with two bungalows in the back garden.
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Maggie Allen to run in Shirley West...
"Billions have been taken away nationally from NHS clinical services...
An on-going issue since the aircraft hanger sized buildings have been developed.
I don’t normally like to blow my own trumpet (go on, say it) but as we near the time when lots of people will be saying what they will do for this and that people I know have convinced me it is appropriate to evidence WHAT I ACTUALL and ...
Beverley Hardwick formally from Drake Explorer Scout Unit, the only young person from Solihull is being honoured by international adventurer Chief Scout, Bear Grylls at Windsor Castle for gaining their Queen’s Scouts Awards on Sunday 26 th April ...
Meeting up with friends the other weekend in Birmingham city centre, we all put our thinking caps on with regards to where we could eat that would accommodate a vegetarian, a pescetarian, somewhere that would suit us and my friend’s teenage ...
Scouting encourages young people to stand up and have a voice for them selves.
On the back of my Food Roots Interview feature , I have taken some time to continue exploringthe concept of food and its links to genealogy.
Instructions for Adding New Adults via the Scouts website.
The third in my Flahavan’s trilogy of #PerfectPorridge offerings, comes by way of a Bircher’s Muesli.
I have spent many a lovely night over the years down in Birmingham’s Chinese Quarter at Chung Ying and Chung Ying Garden Restaurants.
Following on from my Oat Crunch Ice Cream recipe using Flahavan’s Porridge Oats , for my next recipe, I decided to use them in a smoothie drink.
We are thrilled that the Mayor of Solihull has chosen to support Macmillan this year at this highly enjoyable a successful annual event.
I have to say, I was very thrilled to receive an invitation to visit The Plough Harborne .
If you’re not from the West Midlands then chances are you have not heard of Wednesbury – unless you are an Ikea anorak.
A PLEDGE by the Conservatives to expand Birminghams city centre Enterprise Zone has been welcomed by the Greater Birmingham and Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership.
SOLIHULL-based Secure Trust Banks commercial finance arm has provided a £2m invoice finance facility to a corporate signs business.
THE chairman of the Greater Birmingham and Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership has called on a combined authority in the West Midlands to work with the areas LEPs to seal a devolution deal wi...
Solihull manufacturing group hopes to expand UK coverage with deal to buy Shropshire-based W Corbett Co...
SHIRLEY-based manufacturer Hill & Smith Holdings is planning to strengthen its offering to the galvanising services market with the £10.5m acquisition of a Telford firm.
Cull at Castle Bromwich factory affecting lines producing XK and XJ models despite £320m investment in new aluminium body shop...
All six episodes of Car Share, written by Tim Reid and Paul Coleman, will be available on the iPlayer between April 24 and 28.
IN what is believed to be the largest letting in the out of town office market this year, Lloyds Register has taken 27,000 sq ft of space in Solihull.
Theft of farm equipment from yard in Meriden Police in Solihull have released clear CCTV footage of two men they'd like to speak to after 600 worth of farm equipment was stolen.
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Wicked thieves sought after poppy tin thefts in Solihull 2 Another CCTV installment of a man suspected of stealing poppy tins in the Solihull area.
Wicked thieves sought after poppy tin thefts in Solihull 1 Despite Remembrance Day approaching and this year being the 100th anniversary of the start of World War One, thieves in Solihull are stealing poppy tins.
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.
Two large bags have been dumped at the roadside on Parkfield Drive.
Open sewer drain cover that is not secure.
Response by Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council to Mr Brown on 27 April 2015 .
Response by Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council to Steve Hermon on 27 April 2015 .
Request sent to Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council by Steve Hermon on 27 April 2015 .
- Shirley Park – playground
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Shirley Park in the late afternoon after a day of rainfall.
Skate ramp behind
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