Exclusive Village in Bloom Calendar 2017

Acocks Green Neighbourhood Forum

For the first time Acocks Green has a calendar of contemporary photographs that highlight attractive views of our village as well as the work of the Village in Bloom volunteers. The full colour wall calendar, with plenty of room to write on your appointments, is available in shops around the village including:  Bodylines,  Jeffries Hardware and S & H Jewellers and Dennetts Furniture.  It costs just £6.50 and all profits go back to Village in Bloom to continue their hard work in the community enhancing and improving the area. If you would like to see more of their work check out the Village in Bloompage.

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Christmas 2016 waste collection details confirmed — B26 Community

Residents in Birmingham are being reminded of this year’s Christmas and new year waste collection arrangements with one month to go until festivities begin. As is normally the case, the council’s crews, who work on all other Bank Holidays, will not operate on Christmas Day, Boxing Day (or any Bank Holidays when either of those […]

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Sheldon Speed Watch Team working to make Sheldon safer — B26 Community

The Sheldon Speed Watch Team During the summer of 2014 and following many months of speed issues being raised at the Sheldon Police Tasking meetings, a proposal to establish a Speed Watch group was made and supported by the Sheldon Police with PC and PCSO efforts. This was supported by residents in Arden Oak Road […]

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Sheldon Speed Watch Team working to make Sheldon safer

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The Sheldon Speed Watch Team

During the summer of 2014 and following many months of speed issues being raised at the Sheldon Police Tasking meetings, a proposal to establish a Speed Watch group was made and supported by the Sheldon Police with PC and PCSO efforts.

This was supported by residents in Arden Oak Road and Shepheard Road who managed to get a traffic sensor investigation carried out which showed significant increases in the numbers of vehicles now using these roads, due mostly to the Morrison’s supermarket development and the new traffic management at that point.

Over the following months a number of Speed Watch events took place using a small hand held radar device, clipboards and with members calling out details of vehicles exceeding the 30mph speed limit on several roads in Sheldon. Whilst a number of vehicles and their owners were identified through the Police and the Police…

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Sheldon Country Park

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If you think you can make a difference to our Sheldon community, why not come along to the our next Friends Of Sheldon Country Park committee meeting?                                                         The next meeting of the group is today the 15th November at the farm at 5.30pm, you will be made very welcome by the group. Friends Logo                               

The friends group are a very active group trying to improve the facilities at the farm, at the moment we are making great strides in creating a new nature garden. We raise funds by putting on events such as our Christmas Fayre, which is this year is on the 10th December, we also do…

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Friends of Acocks Green Recreation Ground

Acocks Green Neighbourhood Forum

Acocks Green Recreation Ground is the home of Acocks Green Carnival and a valuable green space in our community. Local residents are keen to work together to enhance this attractive park and to encourage other local people to become involved. Come along to the first meeting to find out more about plans for the park and how you might be able to lend hand. All details below:

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