Updates – Planning and Library

Apologies due to the lack of updates but I have had a few issues to sort out. On the Library let me make it clear regardless of my party affiliation I support the continuation of the Library on Pheasey. This is 100% clear I hope and I will be submitting my thoughts to the consultation…

Threat to services on Pheasey

As you may be aware the Council announced on Tuesday what the scale of the cuts will be for the whole council – LINK Inevitably the most eye catching of the proposals are – Closure of 8 Libraries including Pheasey – Reduction of waste collection – Possible closure of 12 Children Centres, no names given…

New Photo’s of Great Barr Hall

Paul Edwards has posted these photo’s on the following FB pages about Maggies He has given me permission to repost them here, thanks Paul. It does show to me that all is not lost there and that actually with the right plans this can be an excellent community asset. Up to others to decide if…

Plea for missing Pheasey girl Abbie Bronson

West Midlands Police have issued a plea for any information on Abbie who went missing from Horseshoe Crescent last night. FULL DETAILS IN THIS LINK She was last seen walking to Sutton Park and as she has autism obviously she is vulnerable to any approaches from strangers. If you have any information please call WM…

A new development on Great Barr Hall ?

Well it has been quiet over the past few months on this.  The plans were to be discussed at the planning committee in May but this was pulled due to further work and little heard since. The Beacon Action Group have had few updates except THIS ONE saying the plans had not been withdrawn contrary…

Walsall Council Budget Consultation

You may be aware of this but it is unlikely most people of Pheasey are. Walsall Council are not consulting on the budget for 2015-16 and the details are HERE I have only just been made aware of this so how many of you would know ? Please note the nearest one to go to…

Pheasey Fit and Fun Day

John Morris has been in touch with me about this great event tomorrow at the Collingwood Centre.   As you know I am doing a London to Paris bike ride so any fitness events greatly interest me. I will ask my wife to take my daughter tomorrow, yep as you have guessed I am on…