Monthly Archives: September 2018

The return of the Sheldon Ward meetings

After quite a few months break due to the changes of local ward boundaries. I was pleased to once again be able to attend and report on B26 about local democracy at the Sheldon Ward meeting on Tuesday evening at … Continue reading

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West Midlands Police news update for Friday 28th September

Wanted: Brian Williams-Craven sought over £24k scam on elderly couple West Midlands Police has appealed for help to find a man suspected of being part of a heartless gang that conned pensioners out of their savings. Last week, the force … Continue reading

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Sheldon Ward Meetings are back!

The Sheldon Ward meetings are now back since the change to our local ward boundaries. Come along and meet your local Councillors and join in the discussion. Please see the poster for all of the details.           … Continue reading

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West Midlands Police news updates for the 23rd September 2018

A rare helmet which dates back almost 100 years has been unearthed and returned to West Midlands Police to preserve for generations to come.  The historic helmet was worn by an officer from Birmingham City Police during the early 20th … Continue reading

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Local Community Leader has a go at our West Midlands PCC

B26 as most of you know, has been talking about crime and how we are policed in the West Midlands for some time. I have talked about police budget cuts and the reduction of PC’s and PCSO’s numbers due to … Continue reading

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Why not pay a visit to the Recycling Centre Tyseley

Have you ever wondered what happens to your recycling once it leaves your kerbside or after visiting your local Household Recycling Centre (HRC)? Then why not come along to our recycling drop-in sessions this September to find out more. We will … Continue reading

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West Midlands Police news update

Man charged after traffic warden attack A man has been charged with assault after a traffic warden was attacked in Alum Rock on Friday (14 September). Danyal Bashir, aged 19 from Hartopp Road, has been bailed to appear at Birmingham … Continue reading

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Birmingham Newsroom update on 2022 Commonwealth Games

Preparations for Birmingham’s largest ever sport and cultural event are gathering pace following the first meeting of the newly-appointed Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Organising Committee Board. John Crabtree, Chair of the Organising Committee, welcomed the new board members, who will … Continue reading

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Will Jeremy Corbyn become Prime Minister?

I’ve just arrived back from a short break in Torquay. The photo on the left is from our hotel window of the Grand Hotel at 7.00am on the morning of our return. I have a snippet of information that I would … Continue reading

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People’s health Panel (Autumn newsletter)

Time to start thinking about getting your flu jab! Although we might not like to admit it, we’re now into September! And that means flu season is approaching. It’s really important that we protect ourselves from flu, especially those who … Continue reading

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