Stirchley bowl

Stirchley Bowl demolition reveals past

With the demolition of Stirchley Bowl almost complete, there has been a glimpse into its past as the removal of cladding showed that the original sign was still partially intact. read more

Village life

Five reasons why Bournville is great at Christmas

Bournville is great all-year round but at Christmas it comes into its own. Here are five reasons Bournville is the place to be at Christmas. read more


Eu referendum

Bournville voted to remain in the EU

Data released by Birmingham City Council reveals that Bournville Ward voted to remain in the European Union in last Thursday’s historic vote. read more


Local campaigners: Save Stirchley Library

Stirchley Library is under threat of closure and local campaigners are asking residents in Bournville and Stirchley to back them in their plea to save this vital local service. read more


bad parking

School parking – children in danger

Are Bournville children at risk from bad parking by parents at the school gate? The President of the National Association of Head teachers thinks so and has lashed out at poor school parking. read more


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