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Meet Bob Jones, Labour’s Police Commissioner candidate

An invitation from Weoley Labour Party: There will be a public meeting in Weoley with Labour Police and Crime Commissioner candidate Bob Jones.  It will be your chance to ask him any...

Free training for local residents living in and around Northfield

Weoley Castle Festival takes place on Sunday September 16th 1-4pm on Weoley Castle Square and is looking for volunteers to help on the day...

Interested in a local dog walking group?

Stacey McLean, who lives on the Hollymoor estate, contacted us with an idea she has for a local dog walking group. Stacey said: " I have...

Green Living: Solar Power – End of the gold rush?

Here's the first of our monthly contributions from Northfield Ecocentre. This from Assistant Ecocentre Manager Luke Olley: Over the last few years we’ve seen Solar...

Frankley mini-moto riders warned

Longbridge Police have taken action in relation to the mini-motos being ridden around Frankley pedestrian areas. The problem was identified as a community policing...

TRAFFIC : Accident Bristol Road South

Thursday 23rd August 5.15pm Traffic is being diverted following an accident on Bristol Road South, near Bournville Lane Police Station. Southbound traffic is being diverted down...

Witness appeal: sexual assault in Rubery shop

From West Mercia Police: Police are appealing for information after a woman was sexually assaulted in a charity shop in Rubery. A man entered the Barnardo's...

Northfield ex-soldier to trek Sahara

An ex-soldier is to trek a gruelling 100 miles across the Sahara Desert to raise money for wounded soldiers. Ben Hodgson was in the army...

NEW: Free Business Directory

Would you like to add your business, charity or community group to our FREE Local Directory? Based in or serving the Northfield constituency or...

Event: View the Northfield Manor development plans

See the plans for the development of Northfield Manor by Banner Homes. Hosted by Weoley Village Council at Weoley Village Hall, Weoley Hill, B29. 4.30pm-6pm. Tea and...

Woman injured in Longbridge Lane collision

  Longbridge Lane was closed between Redditch Road and Grovelley Lane earlier today following a collision, the fourth significant accident on the stretch in five...

Give yourself a “Head Start”

Need some help to maintain a healthy mind? Head Start sessions are now available, free of charge, through the Northfield Town Centre Partnership and...

Banner Homes apologise : Northfield Manor House

From Banner Homes: Banner Homes Midlands apologises to all local residents of Northfield who were unable to attend an informal public exhibition on Monday 13th August to discuss...

[Update] Bristol Road CLOSED at Selly Oak

Severn Trent Water report that the repair has become more complicated as repair work has progressed and that only one lane from Northfield...

Development plans for Northfield Manor House

Northfield Manor House, the former home of George and Elizabeth Cadbury was bequeathed to the University of  Birmingham and previously used as halls of...

Get on the Big Brum Buz this summer

Want to see your city in a new and fun way? Big Brum Open Top Buz Sightseeing Tours are running throughout the summer, until September...