Update on Blackfirs Car Parking Planing Application

Following a postponement, IAC’s application for an additional 388 car parking spaces at its premises in Progress Way will be going to planning at Solihull MBC on 16 June, 2021. The proposed removal of trees and part of the bund that shield the Blackfirs residents from the industrial units, plus the reduction of the attached […]

Postponement of traffic rerouting around Northway Island

Plans to reroute traffic around Northway Island for 2 months commencing 5am 12 April have been postponed. This is due to circumstances outside of HS2’s control. HS2 will announce revised dates for the rerouting in due course. In the meantime, single lane closures will be reinstated on and around Northway Island.

PETITION: Erosion of Greenbelt Land in Marston Green

IAC have applied for an additional 388 car parking spaces at its premises in Progress Way.  These premises are situated opposite residential homes in Blackfirs Lane. If permission was granted, this would further impact the lives of residents who have already endured the initial development of these industrial units. The proposed removal of trees and […]

Work Placement opportunities: Balfour Beatty (6 months)

Balfour Beatty Vinci (a HS2 construction partner), in conjunction with The Princes Trust, are offering 6 month work placements through the Kickstart Scheme to 30 young people, between the ages of 16 and 24, who are currently on Universal Credit. Those who wish to apply for one of these positions can do so through their local Job […]

The Census is Coming – Sunday 21 March

Solihull residents can get help filling in their Census forms between 1 March and 4 May. If you can’t get online to complete the form, you can contact Solihull Libraries by calling them on 0121 704 6005 or by emailing them at 2021Census@solihull.gov.uk. A member of staff will contact you within one working day. Find […]