Friday August 19 2022



Views from the Past

Leighton leads?
Posted on January 31 2016 at 12:23:41

Do any of your readers know where the late actress, Margaret Leighton, used to reside in Barnt Green?

School governor sought
Posted on January 31 2016 at 12:21:41

A vacancy has arisen for a new co-opted governor at Crown Meadow First School, Alvechurch. The term of office is four years.

It pays to go local
Posted on January 31 2016 at 12:20:41

I recently bought a new car, but the insurance companies I found on the internet wanted an extortionate fee to insure it, so I didn’t drive it for three months as I couldn’t afford the cost.

Don’t leave donkey work to the few
Posted on January 31 2016 at 11:30:41

After reading the latest edition of The Village, I felt compelled to write to you regarding the most recent Parklands/Oakalls event, the Christmas carol service, which I am sure will be shown in full colour in the next issue.

Put dogs on lead to show respect
Posted on January 31 2016 at 11:29:41

I am a recently bereaved parent of a baby boy and visit St Laurence Church graveyard in Alvechurch regularly.

Posted on January 31 2016 at 11:24:57

Readers may remember our contemplation towards the end of last year of all the “bungling” going on around us.

Wreath woe
Posted on January 31 2016 at 11:31:41

On reading your December magazine I was disappointed to read that you had Dave laying a wreath for Neighbourhood Watch, when he was laying it for the Ex-Services men and women of the village, of which he is a member.

Lawton’s View
Posted on January 31 2016 at 11:28:12


Lawton's View February 2016


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