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Monthly Archives: August 2017

Erection Of Four New Dwellings

Date: 10th August 2017 – Application Number: 2017/01936 – Location: Silver Birches, 245 Dickens Heath Road – Proposal: Demolition of existing bungalow and erection of 4 new dwellings For more information use the planning application number to view a proposal on the website – See more at: http://publicaccess.solihull.gov.uk/online-applications

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Community Litter Picks Abandoned due to Lack of Support

It is with regret that the Parish Council have abandoned the community litter picks in Dickens Heath.  These had been organised by Councillor Dave Jones, once a month on a Saturday, meeting at the library.  The first litter pick was fantastically well supported.  However, this support very quickly dried up and the most recent 3 […]

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Improvements to Dickens Heath Country Park

Although once widespread in lowland Britain, the traditional hay meadow has been the grassland community most affected by modern farming practices. It is estimated that by 1984 semi-natural grassland had declined in the UK by 97% over the previous 50 years to less than 200,000ha, mainly through ploughing, re-seeding and fertilising of old grasslands.*   […]

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Tree Works

Date: 7th August 2017 – Application Number: 2017/02057 – Location: Land adjoining 237 Tythe Barn Lane, Rear of 83 Three Acres Lane, Dickens Heath – Proposal: Oak tree to rear – Reduce side by 3 metres as it is overhanging and dangerously approaching the back of the building.  Only a few metres away from the […]

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Anti Social Behaviour of Motorcyclists

There have recently been increased instances of anti-social behaviour of motorcyclists across Solihull.  Residents with concerns about the behaviour of motorcyclists are asked to ring the Police on 101 and ask if they can make a report and that it be passed to PC Gadd (who is dealing with this problem across the Borough).

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Road Resurfacing in Dickens Heath

Good news – we have dates for some resurfacing work: Clock island and the island at Calcutt Way are due to be resurfaced between August 29th and September 1st 2017 between 9.30am and 3.30pm.  The alternative route will be via Rumbush Lane, Cleobury Lane and Dickens Heath Road.

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