Canal Adoption Scheme – Sunday 5th June — Acocks Green Neighbourhood Forum

Our next meeting and tidy up session on the Grand Union is Sunday 5th June. Last time we met, Canals and Rivers Trust documented the scheme with a film and photos. Here are the photos they took. We meet on the old Vineries Bridge at 10am. All equipment is provided by Canals and Rivers Trust. […]

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Sheldon Library celebrates 60-years

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Friends Of Sheldon Library

After a very cold spring night, I awoke to a lovely sunny fresh Saturday morning. Today was the garden party to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Sheldon Library and B26 was going along to sample what the friends group had to offer.

The sun was still shining when I arrived, there were lots of fund raising display tables of homemade jams, flower stalls, bric a brac, cuddly toys and lots more for everyone to enjoy. Two of our local Sheldon Councillors, Paul Tilsley and Sue Anderson were also there to support The Friends Of Sheldon Library anniversary of when the library opened in 1956. 

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B26 was very interested in meeting the new Chair of the friends group after the sad death of the previous Chairman Peter Jones, a great Sheldonian. Lin Parsons, the new Chair was very pleased that B26 were present to…

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Working together to get Sparkbrook sparkling —

Sparkbrook residents joined Birmingham City Council, the public health team and other partners for a mass clear-up of one of Birmingham’s busiest High streets. Sparkbrook Sparkling saw volunteers clear a stretch of the Stratford Rd from Camp Hill Island through to Ladypool Rd. Mohammed Ashfaq of drug and alcohol support service KIKIT Pathways to Recovery […]

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