Monthly Archives: October 2019

The election date has finally been agreed by Parliament

There is no doubt that Parliament has got its self into a total mess. The majority of the British public want leave the EU, however, the majority of MP’s want to remain in the EU, hence the problem. You also … Continue reading

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Court Order extends street cruising ban for another three years

An injunction banning street cruising from the roads of Birmingham has been extended for another three years following a successful application to the courts by Birmingham City Council. The order, first secured in 2016 is now valid until 1 September … Continue reading

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TechConnect workshop

We have teamed up with Vodafone to offer a free workshop to help citizens in Yardley get the most out of their technology – whether that is a mobile phone, tablet or computer. The TechConnect workshop will offer practical advice … Continue reading

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Weekend event in Sheldon

Now that we are moving onto shorter days and longer nights and the weather has turned colder and wetter, maybe you need a little bit of cheering up. Why not take a break from the household chores such as cleaning … Continue reading

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Henry Dimbleby launches Birmingham Food Conversation

Co-founder of food chain Leon, Henry Dimbleby, is spending the day in the city to launch the Birmingham Food Conversation, which will feed into a national food strategy. Henry will spend the day in Birmingham visiting food projects, organisations and … Continue reading

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Plans for £25million revamp of city centre public spaces announced

Plans for a £25million regeneration of Birmingham’s city centre – which include bringing Victoria Square’s famous ‘Floozie in the Jacuzzi’ fountain back into use – have been revealed this week. Proposals to improve the city centre as it prepares to … Continue reading

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Has Parliament finally lost the plot?

B26 has not spoken for over 3-years on Brexit. However, I am now so angry with our MP’s, that I feel I must now say something.                              … Continue reading

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Remembrance Sunday 2019 in Birmingham

Birmingham’s annual Remembrance Day Service will take place on Colmore Row, opposite St Philip’s Cathedral, on Sunday 10 November, attended by military veterans and Armed Forces representatives. The parade will include ex-service personnel, regular, reserve and cadet units from the … Continue reading

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Christmas in Birmingham

Birmingham’s Frankfurt Christmas Market 2019 The city’s internationally renowned Frankfurt Christmas Market will mark its 20th year in Birmingham when it returns next month.   Date:               Thursday, 7 November to Monday, 23 December 2019 Times:            10am to 9pm daily Location:  … Continue reading

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West Midlands Police weekend news update

Man found with fatal injuries in Castle Vale Investigation launched after man found with fatal injuries Detectives have launched an investigation after a man was found dead at an address in Birmingham. Officers were called to Merlin Walk, Castle Vale, … Continue reading

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