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From the Past

It’s a mystery
Posted on September 23 2008 at 11:55:26

Locals have been scratching their heads over the appearance of a mystery construction at the top of Rose Hill, Lickey.

Alvechurch by night
Posted on September 21 2008 at 2:31:46

This picture emailed in by Village reader Tom Meeson has captured Alvechurch village centre at night.

Blackwell ‘should do more for youth’
Posted on September 21 2008 at 12:04:26

Blackwell should be doing more for its young people, Lickey & Blackwell Parish Council heard.

Kits for kids
Posted on September 21 2008 at 11:24:26

The Locker Room, of Barnt Green, got together with the PTA at Lickey Hills Primary School to provide football kits for the pupils.

Teachers get top marks for effort
Posted on September 20 2008 at 1:46:26

Alvechurch Middle School teachers are celebrating being given special praise by Government inspectors for “going the extra mile” for their pupils.

School demolition begins
Posted on September 20 2008 at 12:10:26

There must have been many feelings of sadness at the sight of the old schools being demolished in Alvechurch.

Parking deal on table
Posted on September 20 2008 at 12:01:26

As the October deadline neared, a deal to save 50 free parking spaces in the centre of Alvechurch was still to be sealed.

Pirates in Barnt Green
Posted on September 20 2008 at 11:45:26

A nautical week at the very land-locked St Andrew’s First School, Barnt Green, saw pupils dress as pirates.

Unusual entertainment
Posted on September 19 2008 at 2:55:14

Residents at The Lawns residential home in Alvechurch enjoyed some unusual entertainment when they were visited by a women’s Morris dancing troupe.

Pupils get creative
Posted on September 19 2008 at 12:17:14

Alvechurch Middle School pupils designed a new bench during their Art Week.

Ladies of the dance
Posted on September 19 2008 at 11:19:14

A group of Alvechurch woman have got together to add a new twist to English morris dancing.

Mission accomplished
Posted on September 18 2008 at 2:51:14

Residents of Lickey, Blackwell and Barnt Green have been busy raising much-needed funds for the Mission to Seafarers, which has been caring for seafarers around the globe since 1856.

Fantastic fireworks
Posted on September 18 2008 at 1:43:14

This fantastic photograph was sent to us by Lickey resident Tim Mole, who captured the fireworks above his home in Malvern Road on November 3, 2007.

Ladies who lunched . . .
Posted on September 18 2008 at 2:37:14

Burcot Grange Residential Care Home once again extended its renowned hospitality to the wider community with a special Ladies’ Luncheon.

Roof work begins
Posted on September 18 2008 at 11:51:14

Work has begun to replace the flat roof at the back of Rowney Green Memorial Hall with a pitched one, using £80,000 Lottery cash won on the People’s Millions ITV show.

Fashion extravaganza to raise vital funds
Posted on September 18 2008 at 12:22:14

Ladies (and men!) who love fashion will be delighted to hear about a Charity Fashion Extravaganza taking place at Burcot Garden Centre on Wednesday November 12.

Action on danger bend
Posted on September 18 2008 at 11:16:14

Local groups in Alvechurch are planning to take pre-emptive action to improve road safety.

New benches in Barnt Green
Posted on September 18 2008 at 12:06:14

Barnt Green villagers now have a very pleasant place to sit and enjoy their sandwiches with the installation of four new benches in Millennium Park, in the village centre.

Parish to engage residents in plans
Posted on September 17 2008 at 11:34:14

Lickey & Blackwell Parish Council is reaching out into the community by introducing a series of Residents’ Meetings.

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