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COVID-19 Update BCC. Supporting social distancing in our parks

To enable people to use the city’s parks and open spaces safely during the coronavirus pandemic, the city council’s grounds maintenance team has come up with a social distancing solution. From this week (commencing May 11), crews mowing grass at … Continue reading

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75th anniversary of VE Day

We in Great Britain and also the rest of the world, have been going through a different kind of war than the 1939-45 War. We are fighting a war at the moment that we can’t see and many brave people … Continue reading

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Messsage to our B26 readers

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Keeping fit during COVID-19

Since we have been in lockdown for quite some time, I’ve noticed how many people are riding around on bicycles. It is an excellent way of getting some fresh air and keeping fit, also, we have some excellent pathways in … Continue reading

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Waste Services in Birmingham re-opening

Update on waste services in Birmingham (Tuesday 5 May 2020) As part of the ongoing review of services during the coronavirus pandemic, Birmingham City Council is now able to restore a key waste service to residents. Four of the city’s … Continue reading

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B26 keeping up your spirits during the COVID-19 pandemic

Phto-35 (click on photo to see a bigger image)       Lol Thurstan. Editor & Publisher of B26  

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West Midlands Police news update

Man claiming Covid-19 jailed after spitting at bus driver A man has been jailed after he spat at a Birmingham bus driver and told her that he had Covid-19. Austin Haynes, from Bristol Road South, Northfield, boarded the 126 bus … Continue reading

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B26 keeping up your spirits during the COVID-19 pandemic

Photo-33 Photo-34 (click on photo’s to see a bigger image)     Lol Thurstan. Editor & Publisher of B26  

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Community Initiatives Fund

New £200,000 Community Initiatives Fund launched by West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner to community and voluntary organisations to help overcome social effects of Coronavirus isolation Following a surge in voluntary and community activity to help those self-isolating under COVID-19 … Continue reading

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B26 keeping up your spirits during the COVID-19 pandemic

Photo-32 (click on photo to see a bigger image)     Lol Thurstan. Editor & Publisher of B26  

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