Monthly Archives: November, 2016

Lights of Longbridge

The second Longbridge Light Festival was extremely well attended on a wonderfully clear evening, with lots to see and do.

Join the Scouting adventure!

Can you build a den? Do you enjoy being in the outdoors?

Coffee morning for Katy

Mothers from Lickey Hills Primary School who are fund-raising for a fellow mum’s cancer treatment are hosting another coffee morning in December.


Mary Green explores our native Scots pine, juniper, holly and yew.

A garden for Finlay

Hannah Genders adds planting to a very special creative project.

Signing up for sponsorship

The signs are looking good for an Alvechurch youth team thanks to a kit sponsorship deal with major Birmingham firm Hollywood Monster.

Cup exits and new faces

Alvechurch FC boosts its squad after recent competition losses.

Supermoon rides high

Amateur astronomer Brian Watkiss peers into the Village night sky.

Colder and wetter

Alvechurch amateur weatherman Phil Thomas records the changes.

Should you phase your investments?

Austin Broad explains the decisions to be made in a volatile market.