Monthly Archives: September 2019

Sheldon Retail Park

I was very pleased on Wednesday of this week to have the opportunity to be able to report for B26 on the opening of M&S at the Sheldon Retail Park. It has certainly created a lot of interest in Sheldon, … Continue reading

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Another PC injured in a hit-and-run

Man arrested in relation to PC hit-and-run, Detectives investigating a serious hit-and-run in Coventry where a police officer was left with critical injuries, have arrested a man on Friday 27 September).   PC Christopher Burnham was struck by a Mini … Continue reading

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M&S opens at the Sheldon Retail Park

As with many of the community of Sheldon who have seen many of our stores closed over the past few years, I was very pleased to be invited by Grace Rudd Senior Executive of M&S to come along and report … Continue reading

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B26 is now back in business

Now that I am back in my office after a holiday in Devon, I now have to remember how to work the computer, Ha! Ha!. Anyway, I will try to keep you all updated as to what is happening in … Continue reading

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Sheldon Ward Forum

I often listen to people as I go round and about in the Sheldon Ward moaning about various things in life. At the moment, I often wonder why I, or many of the residents, who regularly volunteer in our Sheldon … Continue reading

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Sheldon Traffic Action Group

Once again STAG who do a tremendous job monitoring traffic speeds, have sent me their latest figures for August 2019.                                          … Continue reading

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A view of of Old Sheldon

Some weeks ago now, I put some old photos of Sheldon and the local area on the B26 website. This created a great deal of interest. I therefore have decided to whet your appetite by putting some more photos for … Continue reading

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Birmingham City Council newsroom

After 10 years as Director, Waheed Nazir has announced that he is stepping down from his role at Birmingham City Council as Director, Inclusive Growth. During his time at the City Council Waheed has led the transformation of the city, … Continue reading

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West Midlands Police news update

Man jailed for grooming A man who groomed two young boys has been jailed for 21 years after a West Midlands Police investigation. Barry Ragg, 58, was arrested after the two boys aged, 10 and 11, were brave enough to … Continue reading

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Birmingham Airports 80th Anniversary

Since our local community had received a letter dated 12th August from Birmingham Airport about this event, I was very keen to find out more about their 80th Anniversary event. As a member of the Friends Of Sheldon Country Park, … Continue reading

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