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Lawton’s View

THE VILLAGE VIEW

Tories won’t stand up for village

I see that once again the Conservative Party has selected a district council candidate for Barnt Green & Hopwood who lives on the other...

Village news or entertainment?

Many years ago, my boss advised me to regard the BBC and ITV news programmes as entertainment. Likewise, The Village magazine is just as...

Cycle concern in Rowney Green

A number of residents in Rowney Green have raised concerns about the speed at which some cyclists go down Rowney Green Lane. Tempting though we...

Bonfires haven’t killed me yet . . .

According to Mr Ridarta of Cofton Hackett (Bonfires have the potential to kill, April 2019) I guess I should feel exceedingly lucky to be...
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Memories of our friend Robin

In answer to the query (Remembering Robin, Village Views, January 2019), the bench at Alvechurch Marina is indeed in memory of our dear departed...

New homes will spoil Burcot’s beauty

I agree wholeheartedly with the comments in David Barton’s letter last month. I would like to add, “Democracy is a great thing – if...

Appeal for democracy

Please let me clarify, after a recent experience, what I would do if I felt I had good reason to object to the planning...
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Lawton’s View

APRIL 2019

THE VILLAGE VIEW

The local elections fall at an awkward time for this magazine: we have to go to press with this issue before the deadline for...

Bonfires have the potential to kill

I agree entirely with the view expressed by Michael Lewis, (Village Views, March 2019), with regard to the selfish menace of bonfires. No sooner...