Monthly Archives: June 2017

Why we need to modernise refuse collection

Jacqui Kennedy, Corporate Director for Place, writes on why change is needed to Birmingham’s refuse collection services… I understand why the industrial action over the future of waste collection services in Birmingham is causing concern for many people – as … Continue reading

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Arts In The Yard

   Please  join us this Wednesday for a free concert featuring lots of pop classics from TV and film. Part of our Big Celebration project – funded by Big Lottery The Kimichi String Quartet Wednesday 28th June 7.30pm The Grange, 13 … Continue reading

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Business charge for vans at city tips

A plan to make it as easy as possible for residents to dispose of waste at the city’s five Household Recycling Centres (HRCs) will see businesses using vans charged to dispose of their waste from 10 July 2017. The proposal, devised … Continue reading

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Stage2

URGENT – PLEASE SUPPORT US In Stage2 we choose our productions at least a year in advance, enabling us to get all the licences, copyrights and concepts in place and to ensure maximum diversity. The wide range of themes and … Continue reading

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West Midlands Police news update for Monday 26th June 2017

“Ready, aim…smile!” Pupils enjoy West Midlands Police school trip Pupils from a Birmingham primary enjoyed a school trip with a difference as they took aim on a firing range as part of a visit to West Midlands Police’s operations centre. … Continue reading

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Birmingham City Council to fit sprinklers in tower blocks

Birmingham City Council’s residential tower blocks are to be fitted with sprinkler systems and other fire suppression measures following the Grenfell Tower tragedy in London, where 79 people are known to have died. City Council leader John Clancy has confirmed … Continue reading

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West Midlands Police news update

Prison absconder jailed after stealing a Ferrari in two week crime spree.                       A man who absconded from prison and car-jacked a Ferrari during a two week crime spree has … Continue reading

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