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Disabled Kings Norton woman: companion dog “made me want to live again”

Jenny, from Kings Norton, became disabled in 2000. With severely restricted mobility and in constant pain, Jenny went through a grim period where she...

Petition: for Birmingham City Council to reassess the narrowing of Longbridge Lane

  Carole Griffiths has started a petition requesting that Birmingham City Council re-examine the effectiveness of the narrowing of Longbridge Lane by Longbridge train station. A...

“Courage and Compassion” of nurses celebrated as Northfield hospital remembers WWII bombings

An example of the Courage and Compassion of nurses, two women have been remembered today, 75 years after they were tragically killed in the World War II...

Bournville College students fundraise for homeless

A group of Bournville College students are raising money to help homeless people in Birmingham this winter.  James Powell has worked with fellow students to...

Woman suffers serious head injury in collision with car in Kings Norton

A woman has suffered a serious head injury following a collision with a car in Kings Norton today (19th November). The accident happened just after...

ASDA Product recall: Little Tikes Big Band Set

Due to choking hazards ASDA have today recalled the Little Tikes Big Band Playset as a precaution. Product recall: Little Tikes Big Band Set Barcode: 505407077425 Price:...

PETITION: Students launch petition to “Save Bournville School Sixth Form”

   A group of sixth formers from Bournville School are asking local residents to support their petition opposing the proposed closure of their Sixth Form...
Santa greets a local youngster at his igloo grotto at Northfield Shopping Centre

Santa lands for Christmas at Northfield Shopping Centre

Santa will be pulling up his sleigh at Northfield Shopping Centre later this month to meet local youngsters. Eskimo helpers are busy making an animated...

Support YOUR B31 Voices: make it bigger and better

  Created in 2010 as a simple blog from the Hollymoor estate in Northfield, B31 Voices has grown and grown over the last 5 years,...

Northfield Ward Committee 16/11/15

   Northfield Housing tweeting some of the points discussed at Northfield ward committee meeting tonight. (Well done to them for embracing social media!) Around 30 residents...

LIVE: Birmingham Labour Group leadership hustings

Follow the Birmingham Labour Group leadership hustings on Monday 16th November LIVE with Birmingham City University journalism students The event is being live blogged by...

Bellfield Infant School – Open Days for Reception September 2016

Do you have a child who is due to start Reception in September 2016? Parents and children are welcome to come along to one...

Kings Norton Regeneration Update (3 Estates)

Bali Paddock from Birmingham City Council attended the last Kings Norton Ward Committee 12th November to give an update to local Councillors and members...

[UPDATED] Seriously injured woman anaesthetised at scene of Bristol Road accident

UPDATE 16/11/15: Police are keen to hear from witnesses who saw a red VW Golf and a blue Audi A3 in the area before...

Bellfield Infant School – Vacancy

Bellfield Infant School, Northfield are looking for a Level 3 qualified Before and After School Club Manager. Please contact the school office for further details...

Longbridge pizza takeaway up for national award

A Longbridge pizza takeaway has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award, sponsored by online takeaway giant Just Eat.  The PAPA (The Pizza, Pasta &...