Monthly Archives: July 2011

Police Meetings

On Tuesday evening I attended a Police PACT (Partners and Communities Together) meeting at the Clarendon Suite in Stirling Road, Edgbaston. About 15 people attended and raised various issues with the police regarding anti-social behaviour, inconsiderate parking, etc. There was … Continue reading

Cricket Ground Meeting

Yesterday I joined residents and police at a meeting with representaives from Edgbaston County Ground (home of Warwickshire) to discuss preparations for big matches such as the forthcoming Test Match with India. Temporary car parks have been identified, and road … Continue reading

Fund Raising Barbecue

Lovely weather this weekend – both for leafletting (which we did plenty of) and for the Conservative fund raising barbecue held in the ward yesterday afternoon/evening. A good time was had by all and money raised for our campaigning – can’t … Continue reading

Improving Water Supplies – Essential Work In Edgbaston

Severn Trent Water have contacted me today to explain about a £6.2 million scheme they are implementing to improve water supplies in the area. The work will be carried out at the Edgbaston Water Treatment Works on Waterworks Rd. The … Continue reading

Update On Shooting

The local police have distributed letters to those residents who live in the location in North Edgbaston where a fatal shooting took place on June 21st. On June 26th, three people were charged with murder and are now remanded in … Continue reading

Sky Ride In Edgbaston

Today Sky Ride took place in Edgbaston – a chance for everyone to cycle on roads which are (for a few hours) completely free of other traffic. This is one of those events where the needs of local people and … Continue reading

Woodview Residents’ Association AGM

On Thursday I went to the well attended AGM of the Woodview Residents’ Association which was held in the common room at Latimer Gardens. A new committee was elected, and various local matters were discussed. I was able to report that … Continue reading