Monthly Archives: August 2014

At last…

The Thimblemill site has been secured, ready for demolition. Cllr Steve Eling ensures the site is secure  

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Mark your valuables…

There have been a spate of burglaries, particularly from garden sheds, in Abbey Ward over the last few months. Things like bikes, lawn mowers or power tools have been targeted by the thieves. But even when the police catch a … Continue reading

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Bat Walk Friday

 

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Consultation on Bearwood Road improvements

The Abbey Ward councillors will holding a consultation in September on a set of proposals aimed at brightening up Bearwood Road and dealing with some of the issues that have been raised with us in recent years. Sandwell Council has … Continue reading

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Warley Woods Volunteer social drop-in

Have you heard of the Warley Woods volunteers and wondered exactly what it is they do? Do you want to find out a bit more? Tomorrow (Saturday) between 10.30 and 12.30 there's a volunteer drop-in session for new and existing … Continue reading

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Demolition notice issued

Following on from yesterday's post which appears to have generated more heat than light in some quarters, I can now confirm that a demolition contractor has today issued a demolition notice on The Thimblemill, and work will commence as soon … Continue reading

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Having a Bearwood Summer Jumble Trail….

Having a what???? A Jumble Trail is like a car boot sale but on your street, communities co-ordinate to set up stalls outside their houses to sell bric-a-brac, toys, vintage clothes, cakes or whatever. Do you have lots of bric-a-brac, … Continue reading

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Councillors demand action over vacant pub site

Abbey Ward councillors are demanding enforcement action over the shocking state of the former Thimblemill pub site. Councillor Steve Eling said, “We are getting complaints almost daily about the shocking state of this property. It is literally falling down with … Continue reading

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Lights Out at Thimblemill

 

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Bake-off contestants of the future…

…get baking!    

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