Monthly Archives: July 2017

Local events to enjoy in August

       Many of you will perhaps be unaware that there will not be a Sheldon Countryside Festival this summer. Due to financial constraints by Birmingham City Council, this will now not be possible. In previous years it was funded from … Continue reading

Posted in B26 Community | Leave a comment

A phone scam

I’ve always been a big supporter of NW. With this in mind, one of our readers of B26 sent me some details of a phone scam. Please read the details of what he sent me. Got a call yesterday telling … Continue reading

Posted in B26 Community | Leave a comment

The dispute by our binmen and Birmingham City Council continues

After several weeks of working to rule, the binmens’ dispute with Birmingham City Council appears to be getting worse.                                                                 This morning it even made headlines on the ‘Today Programme’ on Radio4 and the PM programme at 5pm, plus … Continue reading

Posted in B26 Community | 4 Comments

Arts in the Yard

Dear friends, We would like to invite you to the opening ceremony of Salma Zulfiqar’s new educational art installation on migration which will be exhibited in the rotunda area at the Library of Birmingham, UK,  between 28 July – 30 September, … Continue reading

Posted in B26 Community | Leave a comment

West Midlands Police news update

Burglar traced to seaside camping hideout A prolific thief has been sent to a youth offenders institute for a series of burglaries in Solihull − after West Midlands Police traced him to his seaside campsite hiding place. Lewis Tilley was … Continue reading

Posted in B26 Community | Leave a comment

City work on extremism honoured in the USA

As part of the latest phase of an information sharing project on how to better tackle extremism, the City and County of Denver has proclaimed this week as Birmingham PREVENT Violence Week. The proclamation was made last night (July 24) … Continue reading

Posted in B26 Community | Leave a comment

Summer activities at St Thomas Church

Summer Play Days You may not be able to read all of the details of theses “Summer Play Days”, try clicking on the posters, or perhaps contacting St Thomas Church if you wish your child to attend any of these … Continue reading

Posted in B26 Community | Leave a comment