Monthly Archives: November 2018

West Midlands Police news update

Rapper jailed for gun possession A Birmingham man has been jailed for more than two years after police found a stolen Beretta shotgun in the back of his car. Maher Ali was stopped on Bowyer Street, Birmingham on the afternoon … Continue reading

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Acocks Green Neighbourhood Forum

B26 has always tried to share information across the whole of the Yardley Ward and beyond. I have received a newsletter from a very good friend of mine, David Treadwell. David is very much involved with Acocks Green Neighbourhood Forum, … Continue reading

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A B26 reader comments about the increase in “Fast Food” outlets

Fast Food / Slow Death A number of concerns over the past few months has highlighted the issue of the quantity of fast food outlets appearing in our communities. With the overruling from Birmingham City Council of residents objections to … Continue reading

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Christmas fayre at the Sheldon RAFA Club

As we move ever closer to Christmas, I would like to inform you the readers of B26 about the forthcoming Christmas Fayre at the Sheldon RAFA Club this coming weekend.                    Please … Continue reading

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Is the UK in one of the most serious crisis situations for many a long year?

This country at the moment seems to be going for one to crisis to another. This week we have seen headlines in our national papers such as “Police: we may have to let violent thugs go”. “Shocking rise in child … Continue reading

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Information sharing for the community

          Burglaries in Sheldon Statistics for Burglaries in Sheldon, November 2018. (1) 16 Residential Burglaries (the majority of these have been rear entry, through back doors/gardens. These have also included car key/car thefts) (2) 4 Attempted Burglaries (the … Continue reading

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New education and skills director appointed

Birmingham City Council has appointed a Director for Education and Skills, Dr Tim O’Neill, currently Strategic Director for People (DCS and DASS) and Deputy Chief Executive at Rutland County Council Tim will also be the statutory director of children’s services … Continue reading

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