Monthly Archives: June 2012

Community First Litter Pick

The second part of Thursday’s clean up in the Gillott Road area, consisted of a litter pick along the Harborne Walkway and the Hagley Road entrance to it. Thankfully, after the torrential rain of the morning, the sun shone and … Continue reading

Community First Clean Up

Today was the day for Edgbaston’s Community First organised clean up in the Gillott Road area of the ward. We had arranged for skips to be located in Melville Road and Holly Road, for residents to dispose of large bulky … Continue reading

New Signage At Dangerous Junction

Following complaints about the dangerous junction of Carpenter Rd/Wheeleys Rd/Arthur Rd, the Councillors arranged for new signage to be installed. Hopefully this will make the junction safer as the new sign alerts drivers travelling along Arthur Rd to the fact … Continue reading

Youth Club Jubilee Outing

The children who attend the Church of the Redeemer Youth Club in Edgbaston painted some bright posters to decorate the hall for the Waterworks Jubilee Street Party. They will be having their own Jubilee celebration at the end of this … Continue reading

CPM’s 65th Anniversary Celebration

Today I attended the Cerebral Palsy Midlands’ Celebratory Lunch for their 65th anniversary, which was held at the Centennial Centre in Icknield Port Rd. Along with members of their European partners in their art-based exchange project Makeable, they had started … Continue reading

Smart City Labour Cabinet Member Not Quite So Smart

Tuesday’s Full Council meeting in Birmingham saw several new Labour Councillors make maiden speeches. Cllr Mariam Khan (Washwood Heath)¬†was definitely the best Labour speaker. As a Conservative, I did not agree with everything she said – but she said it … Continue reading

Edgbaston Conservatives Visit Edgbaston Croquet Club

Last weekend, the Edgbaston Ward Conservative Association held a fund raising event at the Edgbaston Croquet Club in Richmond Hill Road. Members were able to enjoy several games of croquet (which is a great fun game you can pick up … Continue reading