Monday September 27 2021



Views from the Past

Not a bridge too far
Posted on January 30 2018 at 2:13:45

In response to Canon Rob Fieldson’s letter (“Prioritise rail cash”) in last month’s Village: I completely agree that disabled access should be greatly improved at Barnt Green, but not at the expense of the new footbridge.

Community spirit in ‘Lego Village’
Posted on January 30 2018 at 1:55:45

My wife and I bought our “Lego House” in Cofton Hackett over four years ago. We settled in and watched happily as our family, and other families on Cofton Fields, grew.

Show us your evidence
Posted on January 30 2018 at 1:26:45

I could not let go unchallenged the claim from your (unnamed) correspondent in January 2018 under the headline “Plagued by chariots of fire”.

Posted on January 30 2018 at 1:24:11

Times, they are a changin’ . . . and they will keep on changing whatever any of us may feel about it.

Fuming outside the school gate
Posted on January 30 2018 at 1:23:45

Is it worth mentioning that the popular practice of driving to school early and then sitting in the (large, diesel-powered) car with the engine running (so as to keep warm) is poisoning hundreds of young bodies?

Party pooper
Posted on January 30 2018 at 1:22:45

I do hope that an apology from the editor of The Village is forthcoming. The irony of extolling the virtue of local democracy in choosing councillors but not of national democracy in choosing Brexit obviously escapes him.

Can you ride tandem?
Posted on January 30 2018 at 1:00:45

This is a personal appeal made in the hope that able and willing cyclists will volunteer to pilot my much-loved Longstaff tandem from time to time.

Lawton’s View
Posted on January 30 2018 at 11:38:39


Lawton's View Feb 2018


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