Alvechurch is aiming to keep up with its neighbours next Christmas – and is starting to plan now.
Blackwell & Burcot WI celebrated its 80th birthday in style with by turning its monthly meeting into a party at Barnt Green Cricket Club pavilion, writes Janet King.
Members of Burcot & Blackwell Women’s Institute enjoyed a day trip to Chatsworth House in Derbyshire in May, with the opportunity to explore both the house and beautiful gardens.
Blackwell’s first Music Festival was a big hit despite the weather, with performances from a variety of local musicians.
Network Rail intends to close the “yellow brick road” foot crossing over the railway line at Blackwell and put a diversion in place, Lickey & Blackwell parish councillors heard.
Lickey & Blackwell parish councillors agreed unanimously to co-opt Steve Tibbits to represent Lickey Grange ward, in which he lives.
Despite the less-than-perfect weather, Blackwell Festival attracted plenty of residents, friends and neighbours for an afternoon of free fun and games.
Blackwell Adventure would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who attended its Halloween Bonfire and Firework display.