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Monthly Archives: July 2015
Warley Woods is one of the very best in the UK – and that’s official. It is among a record-breaking 1,582 parks and green spaces that have been awarded a prestigious Green Flag Award. The award, handed out by environmental … Continue reading
The Bearwood Food Festival is coming back in September, with a special emphasis on traditional Black Country snap! After the resounding success of last year’s Bearwood Food Festival, organisers are planning another event on an even bigger scale, and they’re … Continue reading
Thimblemill Library is looking for two groups of children to play 12 games in the library champions league. Like the premiership they will be awarded 3 points for a win 1 for a draw and nil if they lose. The … Continue reading
A date for your diary next month, Victoria Park in Smethwick are hosting a spectacular weekend between 14-16th August. Amongst other things…there will be lots of hot air balloons! More info to follow!
When Abbey Ward Councillor Ann Jaron decided it was time to undo 40 years of bad swimming habits, she signed up for lessons with Sandwell Leisure Trust's Swim School. Six months later she managed to complete a 500m open water … Continue reading
This summer Change4Life and Disney have teamed up to inspire children to get active with the launch of the new, exciting 10 Minute Shake Up. Families with children aged 5 to 11 years can team up with some of their … Continue reading
It's The Big Gig at Thimblemill Library….
Thanks to the good folk from Smethwick in a Stew who have volunteered to adopt the planters at the junction with Bearwood Road and Poplar Road. Here Marie, Rhys and Dan get busy planting up!
Planning permission has been submitted for new signage for a business to move in to the site of the former Tesco store on Bearwood Road. It is possible that the store has purchased some of the remaining Tesco lease rather … Continue reading
The Sainsbury's award…..We've only gone and done it!!! A great big thank you to everyone who supported this brilliant charity.