Monthly Archives: February 2014

Some more living walls

These are some examples of the flexibility around the concept of 'living walls' that we would like to adopt in some form in Bearwood. Marks & Spencers, Sheffield Sutton High Street New Street Station, Birmingham Aile Street, London  

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Making plans for May Day

Plans are underway for yet another bumper Bank Holiday festival in Lightwoods Park. We have got many of the same things as last year…but more of it!! (Including toilets, you'll be pleased to hear). So the Sandwell's Strongest Man, which … Continue reading

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Update on Barclay Road

I’m told by the building inspectors that the workman should be ok, obviously barring any unforeseen problems.

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Major incident in Barclay Road

There has been a major incident in Barclay Road on the vacant land between 103-109 Barclay Road. A workman on the site has fallen fairly deeply into serious mud and the site is currently closed off and the road closed … Continue reading

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Simon Lea's incredible picture of stars over a Warley Woods.  

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The Brook in full flow

Thimblemill Brook is one of our three green spaces here in Bearwood, a positive haven of urban wildlife and fauna… but it is also playing another key environmental role.The floods down South and in the West Country have obviously been … Continue reading

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Jazz at the Silvershine

The full line-up for the next few months at Bearwood's own jazz venue, the Silvershine Jazz Cub has now been announced. Do your bit…help to Keep Music Live!  

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