News

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Job cuts at Cadbury in Bournville but factory future secure

Cadbury owner Mondelēz International has said that it will update facilities at its Bournville factory to the tune of £75m but that 200 jobs will go as a result. read more

Village life

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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

Culture

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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

Education

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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

Sport

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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

History

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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