Update on Great Barr Hall

We have had some time to read the planning application and rightly there are concerns and questions over it. The long established Beacon Action Group now have a web presence and you can read their views on the following links FACEBOOK WEBSITE TWITTER They are planning a public meeting and I will let you know…

Phone Mast Application failed

With thanks to the Express and Star Reporter Lisa O’Brien on Twitter (LINK) we have just found out the application for the new taller phone mast at the Nisa has failed. The details are as follows. This will have no impact on the current mast being removed. Lisa O’Brien ‏@lisaobrien_Star 9m Phone mast application has…

Budget Consultation – Sports teams to be hit

Pheasey has a large number of sports teams and many probably use Council fields to play on. As part of the budget plans for the Council it is proposed that the teams pay the full price of the rent. I asked Walsall Council about this and they replied We are writing to all teams,leagues etc…

997 Bus Issues – a contact point

I am well aware of the concern over the re-routing of the buses on Pheasey and that some residents have been affected by this. Well the 997 bus is also a cross border issue with the people in Oscott and local councillor Keith Linnecor who is a member of Centro has been given responsibility for…

MAJOR News about Great Barr Hall

Finally after months of waiting I have found out today that the planning development for Great Barr Hall is in. This appears to be the first news of this and the planning application was submitted on the 2nd October and is number 13/1330/ND It can be found by accessing this LINK and entering in the…