Monthly Archives: November, 2010

November chill beats the records

Alvechurch amateur weatherman Phil Thomas records the changes.

12 pages of Christmas

Everything you need for a fabulous festive season!

The next generation

A good idea has now got the keys to the door as villagers join together to help local teens.

Plant permit ‘close’

The pollution control permit to allow Mayfield Farm, Hopwood, to operate a factory rendering up to 105 tonnes of animal parts a day was on the verge of being issued as The Village went to press.

A winter wonderland

Amateur astronomer Brian Watkiss peers into the Village night sky.

Mobile PACT dates

The police are holding monthly “mobile” PACT sessions in Alvechurch so villagers can make them aware of any problems.

My virtual gastric band

Louise Robinson reports on her latest weight-loss adventure, hoping the solution will be all in her mind.

Be beautiful this Christmas

Leading into the festive season and the New Year, Judith at Beauty Within (formerly at Bodi Tori) is looking forward to helping her customers old and new to look and feel fabulous.

Meadows pitch hope

The football pitch at The Meadows in Alvechurch could be drained and made playable under new plans.

New year, new look!

A brand new year is just around the corner, so why not seize the opportunity to embrace a brand new look?