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Superstar at Silvershine Jazz

A real Jazz superstar takes to the stage at Silvershine Jazz at Corks in Bearwood this Thursday (15th). BBC Young Jazz Musician of the Year, Xhosa Cole, who first picked up a saxophone at the Ladywood Community School of Music, … Continue reading

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Polling station review

Sandwell Council is required by law to conduct a periodic review of it’s polling stations. There is currently a consultation exercise taking place which could have an impact on polling stations in Abbey Ward. Two changes being proposed include closing … Continue reading

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Jonathan’s in the Park presents…

PETE WILLIAMS Comes to Jonathans in the Park on  Wednesday 7th and 14th August at 7pm Direct from touring with The Proclaimers and fresh from his BBC interviews, Pete will be performing his one-man show. Free entry.  Irish Traditional Dinners … Continue reading

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it’s judging week for the Bearwood front garden competition

The judges have more front gardens than ever to see with the biggest entry yet of 69!  See for yourself just how utterly gorgeous Bearwood’s Front Gardens are with our map – just click on the link to see where … Continue reading

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Friday, at Lightwoods House….

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July e-Bulletin

The July edition of the Bearwood e-Bulletin is available for downloading here To receive a copy of the Bulletin delivered directly to your e-mail each month please subscribe using this form  

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Thimblemill Library to host Sandwell’s first LGBTQ+ festival

A British Social Attitudes survey in 1987 reported that 75% of the British public thought homosexuality was ‘always’ or ‘mostly’ wrong. Egged on by a hostile media, gay and lesbian people were frequently faced with violence, and were legally fired … Continue reading

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