Monday, November 6, 2023

Cleaning up the streets

Sarah Rees reports from the Oakalls and Parklands. More than 30 people took part in the Great British Spring Clean on the Oakalls and Parklands. This was...

Festive delights in Finstall

If you love Christmas as much as The Village does, you’ll be delighted by a new festive charity event at Finstall Village Hall.

Finstall speed warning

Sarah Rees reports from the Oakalls and Parklands.

Full English for charity

More than 100 people tucked into an “English Country Breakfast” at Finstall Village Hall, raising more than £1,000 in support of Combat Stress.

Secretary required

Finstall Village Hall has a vacancy for a secretarial position. Required to attend six meetings per year (minute-taking and distribution of agenda), plus three Saturdays: the...

Outstanding result

Staff, pupils and parents of Finstall First School have been celebrating following an Ofsted inspection in April, which rated their School as Outstanding.

Youth jazz musicians in concert

Following the success of last year’s event, the Rotary Club of Redditch are reprising their Christmas fundraising concert.


Finstall funds defibrillator

Bromsgrove MP and Home Secretary Sajid Javid officially unveiled the new public access defibrillator at Finstall Village Hall. Rosemarie Ryan, chair of the Village Hall...

Water-skiing success

Sarah Rees reports from the Oakalls and Parklands.In November 2017 we reported on the success of 11-year-old Oakalls resident Danielle Halford, who was ranked...

Lines and litter

Two of the estate’s roads are sporting brand new yellow lines, after residents raised safety concerns with County Councillor Kit Taylor and Coun Caroline Spencer.