Monthly Archives: September 2017

Waste Strategy 2017-2040: Why we need to change.

Cllr Lisa Trickett, Cabinet Member for Clean Streets, Recycling and Enviroment, writes on the reasons why Birmingham needs a new waste strategy… After months of planning, preparation and fine-tuning, we’ve finally reached the point at which we can publish our Waste … Continue reading

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Ban on encampments extended to fifth city park

Birmingham City Council has added a fifth site to an injunction banning encampments from moving onto several city parks until July 2019. Swanshurst Park, in Kings Heath, has been added to a High Court injunction which bans households from setting up … Continue reading

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A date for your diary for next week

This is your opportunity to raise any concerns regarding police matters, or issues to do with Sheldon. The police and your local Councillors will be in attendance at this meeting to listen to what you have to say. I’m sure with … Continue reading

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West Midlands Police & Crime Commissioner to go on the radio

The Police and Crime Commissioner David Jamieson and guests will be put in the hot-seat in a live broadcast on the 29th September hosted by Charmaine Burton. The Different Anglez Show’s #PoliticsFreestyle Event, will feature a guest audience, who alongside … Continue reading

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West Midlands Police news update for Wednesday 27th September

Bodies of husband and wife found in suspected murder-suicide An investigation has been launched after the bodies of a husband and wife were discovered at separate addresses in what’s believed to be a murder-suicide. Police were directed by ambulance colleagues … Continue reading

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It’s that time of year again

We are well into Autumn now with Winter just round the corner. If you suffer from asthma, bronchitis or are elderly, now is the time to get your ‘Flu Jab’ from your doctor, or even the chemist. We all know … Continue reading

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Help us to help homeless people

People can find themselves without a home for many different reasons – end of their tenancy agreement, breakdown in family relationships, domestic abuse, money problems and poor health. Birmingham City Council and our strategic partners from the Housing Birmingham Partnership … Continue reading

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Sheldon Neighbourhood Police Team

Sheldon is about to lose a very popular PC from our Neighbourhood Team at Sheldon.  I would like to make you aware that today (Friday) is my last day on Sheldon Neighbourhood Team. I am by choice moving to a … Continue reading

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West Midlands Police news update for Saturday 23rd September

Serious cycle smashes down by a fifth in ‘Close Pass’ first year The number of cyclists killed or seriously hurt on the region’s roads has dropped by a fifth since West Midlands Police launched an operation protecting them from ‘close … Continue reading

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Bin collections for your attention

Day Wards Monday 2 October Billesley, Perry Barr, Sheldon, Soho, Sparkbrook, Sutton Trinity, Sutton Vesey Tuesday 3 October Billesley, Northfield, Perry Barr, Sheldon, Soho, Sparkbrook, Stockland Green, South Yardley, Sutton Trinity, Sutton Vesey, Tyburn Wednesday 4 October Harborne, Northfield, Quinton, Soho, … Continue reading

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