0xmassas1Need to know when your rubbish will be collected?

What public transport restrictions will be in place?

Where you can go to a Christmas church service?

Here’s a few bits of useful info for you!

If you have any other useful info or need to know something about local services over Christmas, let us know

Refuse collections:

Weds 25th & Thurs 26th Dec: NO collections
Weds 1st Jan: Normal scheduled collections

If you normally receive your collections on a Wednesday or Thursday you will have black bags collected the following week (Jan 1st / 2nd). Your next recycling collection will be on the next scheduled date (8th / 9th Jan)

More details from Birmingham City Council

Lifford Lane recycling centre will be open as normal except for Christmas Day and Boxing Day when the depot will be closed:
Mon to Fri: 8am to 6pm,
Saturday: 8am to 4.30pm,
Sunday: 8am to 4.30pm

Public Transport:

NB This info is correct at time of publishing – for any updates and changes, keep an eye on the Network West Midlands web site

Monday 23rd Dec
Buses: Extra early morning buses will run on some routes – 11A, 11C, 16, 16A, 24, 27, 71, 120,126, 127, 128, 129, 140, 205, X51 and X56.
Trains: Normal service

Christmas Eve
Buses: Extra early morning buses will run on some routes – 11A, 11C, 16, 16A, 24, 27, 71, 120, 126, 127, 128, 129, 140, 205, X51 and X56.
Trains: London Midland Trains will reduce to a half hourly service at 13:50 hrs and services will finish earlier.

Christmas Day
NO bus or rail service

Boxing Day
Buses: Sunday service
Rail: NO service

Friday 27th
Buses: Extra early morning buses will run on some routes – 11A, 11C, 16, 16A, 24, 27, 71, 120, 126, 127, 128, 129, 140, 205, X51 and X56.
Rail: Due to essential works and platform closures at New Street, services will be reduced. London Midland will be providing a half hourly service on the Redditch – Lichfield Cross City Line

Saturday 28th Dec
Buses: Normal service
Rail: Due to essential works and platform closures at New Street, services will be reduced. London Midland will be providing a half hourly service on the Redditch – Lichfield Cross City Line

Sunday 29th
Normal Sunday service on buses and rail

Monday 30th
Buses: Extra early morning buses will run on some routes – 11A, 11C, 16, 16A, 24, 27, 71, 120, 126, 127, 128, 129, 140, 205, X51 and X56.
Rail: London Midland Cross city Lichfield – Redditch (via Birmingham New Street) – 4 trains an hour between Four Oaks and Longbridge, 2 trains per hour to Lichfield and Redditch.

New Year’s Eve
Buses: Saturday service. Extra early morning buses will run on some routes – 11A, 11C, 16, 16A, 24, 27, 71, 120, 126, 127, 128, 129, 140, 205, X51 and X56.
Rail: London Midland Cross city Lichfield – Redditch (via Birmingham New Street) – 4 trains an hour between Four Oaks and Longbridge, 2 trains per hour to Lichfield and Redditch.

New Year’s Day
Sunday service on buses and rail

Thursday 2nd January
Normal service

NB This info is correct at time of publishing – for any updates and changes, keep an eye on the Network West Midlands web site

Church Services

The flyer below shows all church services in Northfield ‘Churches Together’. Click the image to enlarge

If you know details of services in other churches around the area, please post in the comments and we will add them for you/

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Merry Christmas from all at B31 Voices! :) x

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