Solihull Apprenticeship Show

Is at the Renewal Conference Centre, Lode Lane, Solihull, B91 2JR on Thursday 30th March 2017, 3:00-7:30pm. Following a fantastic Apprenticeship Show in June 2016 attended by over 1,300 people, Solihull For Success ( is pleased to announce the event will be back for its sixth year. This is a time when all eyes are on apprenticeships and … More Solihull Apprenticeship Show

CHESWICK PLACE – Planning application

Solihull’s planning committee sees the below application before it at its meeting on Wednesday 1 February. The application reads: Erection of 54 dwellings following the granting of outline permission 2014/1163/S (PL/2014/01985/OLM) for 220 dwellings for land at Tanworth Lane, Cheswick Green, Solihull. The report to committee can be read via this link: In brief, … More CHESWICK PLACE – Planning application

HEART and SOUL – Magazine

Please find here the Winter edition of ‘Heart and Soul’ the magazine from Heartlands, Good Hope, Solihull Hospitals, Birmingham Chest Clinic and Solihull Community Services. hs_winter_2016_web The magazine focuses on staying well this winter and what is going on in the Heart of England Foundation Trust.


The Economic Plan for Shirley sets out a shared vision for Shirley town centre – for local communities, visitors, businesses, and stakeholders. It is designed to respond to both the challenges facing the town centre and the opportunities available. shirley_economic_plan As the document outlines, Shirley plays a critical role in the Solihull economy. The town … More ECONOMIC PLAN for SHIRLEY


Many residents will be aware the Local Development Plan (LDP) has had to be reviewed (see rational for this in my previous post: . This post relates specifically to the Local Development Plan Review and its affect on both Cheswick Green as a village and within the Cheswick Green Parish Boundary. One site that … More LOCAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN REVIEW and CHESWICK GREEN


The 2013 Local Development Plan(LDP) saw development sites approval at Braggs farm and land at Cleobury Lane and Dickens Heath Road.(see pages 84 and 86 of the plan attached: The Local Plan Review has identified land ‘West of Dickens Heath’ for a number of additional houses. Pages 146 and 147 of the Draft Local … More LOCAL PLAN REVIEW and DICKENS HEATH


A report to Solihull Cabinet this evening looked at the M42 junction 6 improvement options and the preferred options from Solihull Councils point of view. This follows a consultation by Highways England (HE) into options to improve the junction. The report to cabinet can be read here: m42-junction-6-improvements-by-highways-England and appendices which give a better visualisation of the options … More M42 JUNCTION 6 IMPROVEMENTS BY HIGHWAYS ENGLAND