News

General Election 2015 – Selly Oak constituency infographic

The city council has published a useful infographic about the Selly oak constituency for this Thursday’s general election: read more

Village life

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Bournville Model Yacht and Power Boat club – Submarine event

There is a special event being held by Bournville Model Yacht and Power Boat club on May 16th from 10.00am – 6.00pm. There will be submarine displays and working submarine demonstrations. read more

Culture

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Bournville novelist hopes book is a recipe for success

Bournville-based writer Emma Long has swapped cookbooks for fiction to pen her recently launched debut novel The Bad Apple, a crime thriller set in Birmingham. read more

Education

The team from Kings Norton Girls School, with their award: (left to right) Jaiah, Carys, Isobelle, Monica, Nicole and Lauren.

Kings Norton Girls’ School and Sixth Form win top prize at The Business Enterprise Challenge

Year 13 Students from Kings Norton Girls’ School and Sixth Form (KNGS) are celebrating after winning the top prize at The Business Enterprise Challenge created by Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice. read more

Sport

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Chocolate 5k charity race – 25th April

Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice in Selly Park are staging a special 5k charity race in April called the ‘Chocolate 5k’. read more