Category Archives: Community News
February Dickens Heath Directory -Parish Council News Letter.
The Dickens Heath Directory News Letter for February contained a Publisher’s error.
Namely this was the last Paragraph which referred to carol singing. It seems this may have been been left in place from the Dickens Heath Directory December 2018 edition but at this time of writing we are unable to check with the publishers as to why this happened.
The Parish Council’s last para for February 2019 should have been the penultimate paragraph on this page which refers to Dickens Heath Football Club as I hope most readers would have already realised.
The Parish Council appologise for any confusion caused.
Flood Update from Solihull MBC – SMBC Officers will be available to speak to residents in a Drop In Event : As a resident in Dickens Heath and someone affected by last May’s flood we want to invite you to a drop-in event on Monday 26 November, between 7pm and 9pm. Please come to Parish […]Read more
Parish Councillor Trevor Eames, along with other members of the Parish Council, has been working tirelessly on trying to persuade Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) to retain a direct bus service from Dickens Heath to Solihull when the contract is renewed early in 2019. A breakthrough came when Worcester County Council, who had withdrawn their […]Read more
Proposed Changes to Bus Services – Drop In Session for Residents on Saturday October 27th 2018 from 10am to 1pm
Many residents are very concerned about the proposed changes to the local bus service from February 2019, with the proposed loss of a direct service to Solihull. The Parish Council requested a public meeting where residents would be able to discuss their concerns with representatives of Transport for West Midlands (TfWM). However, due to time […]Read more
SMBC Proposal to Make Braggs Farm Lane a No Through Road (Prohibition of Driving) Order 2018 Solihull MBC proposes to make this Order under the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984. The draft Order and reasons for making it can be obtained by visiting Solihull Connect, Library Square, Touchwood, Solihull during normal opening hours or via www.solihull.gov.uk/Resident/Parking-travel-roads/roadworks-and-restrictions/tros To […]Read more
For more than 2 years the Parish Council have been concerned about 5 mature oak trees on the David Wilson site – the attached picture of one of the trees was brought to the attention of the SMBC Tree Officer in March 2016 – the trees were effectively being allowed to drown and die. The […]Read more