Local News

Concerns raised over councils failure to hold vital counter-terror meetings.

Conservative Councillor Ewan Mackey, Shadow Cabinet Member for Inclusion and Community Safety, and prospective Council candidate, Rob Coleman, have spoken of their concerns after it emerged that the City Council’s governing Labour members have not held a counter terrorism strategy meeting since May. 

Out on patrol with New Hall`s Councillors

After being contacted by local residents concerned about Boy racers in the area, Cllr David Barrie & Cllr Ken Wood spend some time with the police investigating how the problem is being tackled.

Stirchley Baths finally opens

It has taken twenty years of campaigning by Nigel Dawkins and the local Conservative team but last night the front doors were opened for the first time in 27 years as the newly restored Stirchley Baths was finally opened for business.

Missed Collections in Kings Norton

Conservative Councillor for Kings Norton Simon Jevon has been helping residents with missed collections and wheelie bin problems following the first week of the new service last week.

Petition started in Billesley Ward

Aaron Humphriss (18), a local Conservative campaigner in Billesley ward (Birmingham), wants to see first aid taught in local schools...

Traffic measures at Robin Hood Island

Tom Skidmore candidate for Hall Green; has been campaigning for improved traffic measures at Robin Hood Island. The island was identified by local residents as a key location where congestion is causing delays and accidents for road users. 

Akaal Sidhu working towards a cleaner Harborne

The local Conservative candidate AKAAL SIDHU for Harborne on litter in Harborne:Most of you are quite rightly concerned and have complained about the unacceptable levels of waste and rubbish and the spread and dumping of litter and household items in and around Harborne.

Lidl wants to come to Stirchley

Cllr Timothy Huxtable, Cllr Rob Sealey & local candidate Nigel Dawkins on "Lidl coming to Stirchley:" Lidl, the cut price supermarket chain, has submitted a planning application to redevelop the Fitness First leisure site on the Pershore Road into a Lidl supermarket.