Friday, November 11, 2022

Charity golfers hit a big score

The second Memorial Golf Day organised by Craig Bromley, of Alvechurch, in memory of his father, John, raised four times last year’s figure.

Alan Bailes - independent for Alvechurch

Independents step up

INTEREST is already high in the county elections across The Village area with more than a month still to go until polling day on...

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 . ....

The ‘least bad’ homes plan

Fears that the fields between Redditch and Alvechurch could be filled with new houses have been increased by proposals contained in a new study.

Rowing for charity

Staff at The Abbey Hotel in Bordesley raised £800 for Acorns Children’s Hospice in a sponsored rowing machine event.

Big Lunch packs a punch

Organisers of a big spring bank holiday party are hoping the weather gods will smile on them.

Deliver The Village !

If you’re over 13 years old, and reliable, with an email address and bank account, you can join the waiting list for our delivery team.

‘Bordesley Park’ plan booted out

Campaigners believe they have fought off plans for an estate of as many as 6,000 homes called “Bordesley Park” between Redditch and Alvechurch.


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...

Fin is Child of Courage

Alvechurch record-breaker Finlay Church was named the 2015 “Child of Courage” at the recent Pride of Birmingham Awards, in recognition of his superb fundraising efforts.