Christmas on Barr Beacon

I love what is planned for Barr Beacon on 9-11th December and 16-18th September. The event is called Christmas on the Beacon and details can be found HERE Of course some events have had bad reputations int he past but this looks really good to me and I will definitely be visiting.

Petitions and false information

The Tories now have a petition against the Boundary commission plans where we are moved to Birmingham Erdington. I have just been asked to sign it by a neighbour who whist it is not her fault, is unaware of the FACTS behind the plans. When I challenged her she said it was to move Pheasey…

Accidents on Queslett Road, something MUST be done

As mentioned earlier there was an accident on Queslett Road but thats to the Great Barr Observer this was actually a motorcyclist by the motorway bridge. This is yet another accident on a stretch of road where something simply has to be done. Using this EXCELLENT site we can see the reported accidents over a…

Yet another accident at the Trees Island

Just been informed of yet another accident on the Trees Island (refuse to call it buffet island, what an awful name and food !!). this is of course resulting in delays. This seems like now a regular run of accidents at this location. who can be surprised ? Maybe it is because the road is…

Planning Permission Granted – Phone Mast

Dave asked when I revived the blog about the planned phone mast on Hillingford Avenue. At the time I thought it was still an ongoing process however it has been brought to my attention that it passed permission 3 months ago. I am sure this delight some residents near the old one and dismay others…