Most residents of Tidbury Green will have received a leaflet from agents acting for developers, who propose to build 185 homes on ‘Land off Fulford hall Road’, otherwise known as Tidbury Green Farm. For those who have not received the leaflet I have downloaded a copy here: Tidbury Green Final Consultation Leaflet (LR) In addition … More TIDBURY GREEN FARM

Election Results – Purdah is over

I have purposely not posted anything recently because the election period was upon us and I am resolute in not using this website for political purposes; I  might ask you to vote for me in 3 years time though! The attached link shows Thursday’s elections results for Solihull Borough: http://www.solihull.gov.uk/democracy/publishingresults.htm I wil be posting a few more in … More Election Results – Purdah is over

Planning Application – Creynolds Lane, Cheswick Green

Last week I spoke to a few residents who are concerned about the latest planning application on the site of 194, Creynolds Lane, Cheswick Green. Where there used to be one bungalow, permission was given for the construction of two houses. There is now another application for an additional house – application 2011/1980 refers. You can get access … More Planning Application – Creynolds Lane, Cheswick Green


The Council’s draft plan has now been published and the report can be found here LDF_Draft_Local_Plan_-_Shaping_a_Sustainable_Future_lr(1) . You may find it easier to access maps etc via the Council’s website and the direct  to the relevant pages are here http://www.solihull.gov.uk/ldf/default.htm The plan has relevance to Blythe Ward as there are two areas included for planned development. I … More SMBC – LOCAL DEVELOPMENT FRAMEWORK

Golf Academy and Residential Development?

Planning application 2011/403 relates to an application by Shirley Golf Club to develop a golf academy, road access and residential development. The detailed application can be found via: http://www.solihull.gov.uk/planning/dc/ViewApp.asp I have written to several residents in Creynolds Lane seeking their views about the application. I have concerns about more building in greenbelt land, especially that … More Golf Academy and Residential Development?