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Bromsgrove
Monday, March 1, 2021

Police area change

Barnt Green’s policing area will change this month, Coun Charlie Hotham told the parish council. “We will be part of the Alvechurch area instead of Rubery...

Parishes set precepts

Parish councils have been setting their precepts – the part of the council tax that goes to the parish. Alvechurch voted to increase theirs by £4.83...

Council seeks shed

Barnt Green Parish Council is looking at buying an “aesthetically pleasing yet secure” steel storage shed in which to keep parish equipment, possibly on Parker’s...
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School parking menace

Barnt Green Parish Council is to increase its efforts to prevent vehicles damaging the grass verges on the corner of Greenbank and Hewell Road. There...

Barnt Green goes electric

Electric vehicle charging points should soon be installed in the commuter car park in Barnt Green, which has been selected by Bromsgrove District Council. Phased installations...

Planter plan

Barnt Green’s controversial tiered planters in the village centre are to be planted with ‘Surfinia’ petunias to give a trailing display, councillors heard. The parish clerk...

Restrictions for Hewell Lane

Barnt Green Parish Council has received notification from the county council of a “prohibition of waiting” order for Hewell Lane. This will extend parking restrictions from...

Station updates sought

Updates on the progress of the promised lifts and other planned improvements at Barnt Green railway station have been requested by the parish council from...
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Music & merriment in the orchard

Barnt Green Parish Council held their annual Wassail Walk between Christmas and New Year, with around 130 people walking from Millennium Park to Fruitfields...
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Window winner

Barnt Green Parish Council’s Best Shop Window competition was won by Bliss Estate Agents. Parish chairman Robert Cholmondeley presented the prize to owner Katie Cartwright...