The battle to stop a Birmingham land-grab across our borders into the Green Belt could be boosted by the initiative of the district councillor for Barnt Green and Hopwood.
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.
Host families in the Village area are required for the third annual visit by a large group of young French students.
Police are appealing for witnesses after a pedestrian died after being hit by three vehicles on the Bromsgrove Highway near Finstall.
A damaged car awaiting recovery by the side of the road in Finstall has been stolen.
The summer fete at Grosvenor House care home in Alvechurch had an artistic theme once again, as members of Pam’s Art Group entered a competition to have their paintings displayed.