Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Wanted: your photos of Bordesley

Bordesley Residents Association is asking residents to send in photographs of the area to illustrate its new website.

Lucky escape

When a car somehow plunged through the wall of Cobbs Barn Farm, Bordesley, no one was on the sofa crushed beneath its front wheels in the living room on the other side of the wall.

Community spirit thrives

Around 20 Bordesley villagers got together for an initial meeting to establish a residents association.

Residents in action call

Bordesley residents are forming an association to improve their community.

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.

Big Lunch packs a punch

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

New policing tsar in village speed pledge

Traffic speeding through our villages has been highlighted as a priority by the first Police and Crime Commissioner for West Mercia.

Bordesley homes vetoed

The threat of a sea of houses spreading into the Village area from Redditch has eased.

We want Hopwood!

Proposals to hive off Hopwood from Alvechurch and join it with Barnt Green in a new district ward have been opposed by Alvechurch parish council.

Charity golf day

The third John Bromley Memorial Golf Day was won for the second year running by a team from The Abbey (above) – with the event again being held on their home course.