New COVID-19 App Now Available

From Thursday 24 September, the NHS COVID-19 app is available for use in England and Wales. The app, which is free to download from the App Store or Google Play. The app allows people to report symptoms, order a coronavirus test, check in to venues by scanning a QR code and it helps the NHS […]

Fire Door Safety Week – 21-27 September

Solihull Community Housing are this week supporting a nationwide campaign highlighting the importance of Fire Doors. Fire Door Safety Week helps raise awareness of the critical role fire doors play in the safety of multiple occupancy buildings. The campaign also teaches residents how to identify a faulty fire door and who to alert if they […]

All change at Solihull Station

Solihull Council has published a new project update, setting out some of the key ambitions for Solihull train station. The station links Solihull town centre to key destinations such as Birmingham and London. However the current station, built in 1938, is approaching the limit of its operating capacity. Network Rail has predicted significant future growth […]

Cinderella: Officially not going to the ball.

Solihull Council regrets to announce the postponement of the Cinderella pantomime, scheduled to take place in December 2020 at The Core Theatre. The Core Theatre and Little Wolf Entertainment will now look to reschedule the Cinderella Pantomime for December 2021.  Customers who have bought tickets for this year’s show will be offered the opportunity to […]

SMBC Wildlife Ways Update

Chelmsley Wood & Bickenhill – Route D Works along Coleshill Heath Road to widen the footpath and bring in a new crossing point are continuing. Take a look at the plans for this stretch of Route D, between Bickenhill Road and Chester Road . Cycle this September  A new West Midlands community is being developed […]

Solihull MBC – COVID-19 Communication

From this week (w/c Monday 14 September) there are enhanced requirements to hold registers of individuals attending premises to support NHS Test and Trace. The following guidelines are considered essential to a Covid-19 safe premises risk assessment in hospitality and to avoid further restrictions: Indoor table service must be used alongside measures assigning a single […]