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Sunday, November 28, 2021

THE VILLAGE VIEW

How often have we or someone else said: “At least we’ll be able to make our voices heard at the ballot box”? Well, it’s...

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...

THE VILLAGE VIEW

If there was a Top 10 of “You Couldn’t Make It Ups”, the Marlbrook Tip debacle would surely be a chart-topper. It has been...

THE VILLAGE VIEW

What a fine mess party politics has got us all into. After more than two years, the mist has lifted to reveal a Prime...

THE VILLAGE VIEW

With all the talk of referendums (and despite the protestations, it doesn’t look like there’s any sensible way out of the Brexit Mayhem without...

THE VILLAGE VIEW

Every other week, usually on a Thursday afternoon, I run my near-nonagenarian father from Barnt Green over to the library in Alvechurch. If I’ve...

THE VILLAGE VIEW

If you think Brexit is a never-ending nightmare, then a foray into town planning might just tip you over the edge. By the time...

THE VILLAGE VIEW

Twenty years on from our first issue, and what is most noticeable from a brief look at our coverage then and now is the...

THE VILLAGE VIEW

There is an entry in our 1998 office diary from Monday September 28 saying, simply: “Village #1 to press.” And here we are, 20...

THE VILLAGE VIEW

The extended closure of a village road has highlighted once again the problem of the “rat run” from Redditch through much of this area...