Monthly Archives: November, 2007

Don’t miss the Morris

Once again at this time of year, Alvechurch Morris are busy preparing for the performance of their Mumming Play on New Year’s Day.

Healthy start for New Year

You look good but do you always feel good?

Village Review: When Keith met Barry

I must confess from the outset that this was one show in the kaleidoscopic programme at Artrix that I was really looking forward to, writes Keith Woolford.

Animal attractions

Hannah Genders plans ahead to appeal to late summer wildlife.

Golden haul

Three Alvechurch teenagers show their Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold Award certificates outside St James’ Palace, London, after a presentation by Prince Philip.

Enjoy your glasses

Choosing glasses can sometimes seem like a bit of a chore – if you have poor eyesight, wearing spectacles is a necessity rather than a choice.

Jen’s Place wins award

Blackwell First School pupils Liberty Smith and Bradley Bell help to tend the school’s commemorative garden, which has won first prize in a parish competition for frontages.

Thanks for quiz night

Cynthia Lawton and the Alvechurch Village Hall Committee would like to thank everyone who supported the Quiz Night held at the hall on October 29.

New year, new you

The prospect of a new year is the perfect opportunity to make some positive changes in your life, whether it’s giving up smoking, getting fit or making time to pamper yourself.

A warm welcome

As most people in the local area will know, Barnt Green is a wonderful place in which to browse a selection of independent shops, meet friends for lunch or a drink, and enjoy the traditional village atmosphere.