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Bromsgrove
Monday, March 1, 2021

Time to have your say

Villagers now have only a few weeks left to have their say on the future development of Bromsgrove district. Bromsgrove District Council is holding a...
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Plenty to see in Penny’s garden

A charity garden party held in Bordesley attracted a host of visitors and raised money for three charities. Penny Disbury has been opening her garden, The...
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Swans walk

The family of swans featured in our June magazine, including our “cover cob”, have been on the move once more, seeking out fresh feeding...
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The housebuilders’ neighbourhood plan

Depending on your point of view, this map could look like a fantastic opportunity to expand a village into a vibrant near-town . ....
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New kids on the block

Village reader Paul Wilde sent us these pictures showing a new brood of cygnets that hatched in May near Abbey Meadows in Bordesley. He first photographed...

Brown river remains

Hearing that street lighting was to be repaired in Bordesley, Alvechurch parish councillor Steve Hornsby told colleagues: “I am very pleased because it will give...

‘Absolute mayhem’

Villagers have been warned to expect “absolute and total mayhem” during the year-long construction of a new roundabout.

County poll leaves seats unchanged

There were no surprises in the Village area elections to Worcestershire County Council – although UKIP and the Independent candidate gave the sitting Tories a wake-up call in Alvechurch.

Trio of Vinny winners

Finding Vinny was a joint effort for the Marshall family of Bordesley: Eloise (aged 14), Drew (nine) and Lucia (four).

French students seek host families

Host families in the Village area are required for the third annual visit by a large group of young French students.