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Tesco CEO: We’re still coming to Stirchley but can’t say when

The Chief Executive of Tesco, Dave Lewis, has written to local councillor Tim Huxtable (Cons) to say that despite plans to cancel other new stores, Tesco will still be opening in Stirchley. read more

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Five reasons why Bournville is great at Christmas

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



CoCoMad festival – 5th July 2014

The annual CoCoMad festival takes place in Cotteridge Park this Saturday July 5th, starting at 12 noon with a carnival procession. read more


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78 Year Age Gap is Bridged by Christmas Carols and Birthday Wishes

A school choir has continued their annual tradition of visiting elderly residents’ homes in Bournville and Northfield to sing carols and spread festive cheer. read more


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Cadbury Athletic are cup winners

Local team Cadbury Athletic have topped off an excellent season by last night winning the Birmingham Saturday Vase cup. read more


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Cadbury in the First World War

Cadbury owners Mondelēz have released a new video to commemorate the beginning of the First World War. The video looks at the War in terms of the Cadbury company and its employees, featuring film footage and photographs from the period. read more