Lifford Lane

Lifford Lane tip – CCTV to beat the queues

Birmingham City Council are hoping that residents will take a look at CCTV images of the queue at Lifford Lane recycling centre before deciding to pay a visit. read more

Village life

Rowheath Pavilion

Local support helps Rowheath Pavilion gets window makeover

Support from Bournville residents has helped Rowheath Pavilion emerge as winners in a competition run by Birmingham based window specialists, Finesse. read more


polling station

Local elections 2016 – live updates

You can follow live local election coverage courtesy of Birmingham Eastside and partners. Updates throughout the evening as the results in Birmingham unfold. 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