Solihull Apprenticeship Show 2018

This is being held at The Renewal Centre, Lode Lane, Solihull tomorrow, between 3pm and 7.30pm. Full details can be found via the council webpage dedicated to the event: . There will be many local and national employers present including, Jaguar Land Rover, Graham Facilities Management, Balfour Beatty, IBM, Army, Hilton, JCB, Rolls Royce, … More Solihull Apprenticeship Show 2018

School Parking in the News

A great report from Birmingham Mail on their new ‘Birmingham Live’ website covering the issue of inconsiderate parking outside Monkspath Junior and Infants School, Monkspath. The link to the Birmingham Mail report can be found here: Readers may remember a previous post relating to this issue a week or so back.

Christingle Service at St Patrick’s Church, Salter Street

A Christingle Service is being held in St. Patrick’s Church this Sunday, 4 February at 10am. The service is held in order to celebrate Candlemass and there will be having a retiring collection in order to support the work of the Children’s Society. There is local parking and refreshments served after this family service. Please see poster for … More Christingle Service at St Patrick’s Church, Salter Street

West Midlands Police and Crime Panel

The next meeting of the panel is being held tomorrow at Wolverhampton Civic Centre. I will be chairing the meeting. The website of the panel, agenda and other reports can be accessed via this link: Two important reports include this years a preliminary report on the commissioners budget proposals and a report on the Gangs … More West Midlands Police and Crime Panel

Cllr Alex Insley

Alex has been a great ward and council colleague and he has made a big contribution to Blythe ward in the time he has served as Councillor. Just over twelve months ago his father, who lives in Australia, became seriously ill and meant Alex has spent a great deal of time away helping to support … More Cllr Alex Insley


There is an In Memoriam Service being held at St Patrick’s Church, Salter Street, Cheswick Green at 4pm Sunday 2 July. This is a very moving service and it is for anyone who has lost a loved one, no matter how long ago, to have a chance to light a candle and to remember those … More ST PATRICK’S CHURCH, SALTER STREET – In Memoriam Service