Congratulations to all at Pemberley Road Sheltered Housing Scheme on winning the title of Thriving Neighbourhood. Resident Bob Harris collected the Thriving Neighbourhood Award on behalf of Pemberley Road at the RHS’s Award ceremony on 19 September 2013 at the Tower Ball room Edgbaston. Community Groups from all over the Heart of England enter the annual competition and the judges look for the quality of the gardens , community involvement and sustainabilty.
Brilliant work by the residents of Acock’s Green
It was announced at the Heart of England Village in Bloom on Thursday 12th September that Acocks Green Village had won a Silver Award for its many improvements.
‘What a difference a year makes.’
They were of course impressed with the new street furniture, some of it new and some of it painted, which the Highways Division of the Council had installed ready for the day of judging. The judges also commented on our heritage buildings and the biodiversity of Westley ValeMillennium Green. They were impressed with the street cleaning and of course
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