A new support group for Autism – Collingwood Autism Group

Thanks to John Morris, Area Manager of the Aldridge and Beacon Partnership group for this very important link. This is open to anyone regardless of where you live and not just for people of Pheasey.   COLLINGWOODAUTISM SUPPORT GROUPCOLLINGWOOD CENTRE, COLLINGWOOD DRIVE, GREAT BARR, BIRMINGHAM, B43 7NFTEL: 07823 333910/0121 360 1484 *** STARTING TUESDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER***We are…

Pheasey MIC Night

Stirling has sent me details about this event on Saturday at the community centre.   Entry is £3 and all proceeds go to the Charities for Help Harry Help Others and the Birmingham Children’s hospital 2 causes close to my heart. The event starts at 19:30 and the bar will be open for serving alcoholic…

Another crash on Queslett Road

This is no real surprise to read of another crash just outside of the Motorway bridge. GREAT BARR OBSERVER LINK Whilst this is just outside of our patch it does concern many residents of Pheasey as we all use that road. In fact for 14 months I drove down that road to work and did…

Labour now in control of Walsall Council

I was away in the French countryside this week and just about saw what happened on Monday. Obviously as a Labour man I am delighted at what happened but very confused at the way the three Tories that represent Pheasey voted. Ah well, that is for them to explain and not for me to double…

Control of Walsall Council to be decided on August 11th

As you maybe aware there was a by-election two weeks where Labour retains the seat of Birchills-Leamore, this leaves the council composition as Labour 30 Conservative 21 Lib Dem 3 UKIP 3 Independent 3 At the Council AGM after the May elections the Conservative/LD parties retained control of the council by 29/29 – Pete Smith…

Midlands Today ! Pheasey is NOT Kingstanding

Thanks to Paul Jones who has pointed this out to me on Twitter. Last night Midlands Today ran a story of a lad who was refused access to his bike on a bus. The LINK is available for a few more hours but it can be clearly seen that this is Pheasey. The story righty pointed out…

School Crossing Consultation

Walsall Council are consulting on cuts to school crossing wardens. There are two categories of crossing and they are planning to make cuts to CAT 2 crossing – LINK This does not appear to affect Pheasey or Meadowview schools. However as parents I believe the Council’s priorities should always be the safety of children first…