Mist Netting at Millennium Wood – 25 June

On 25th June, a group of volunteers certified by the British Trust for Ornithology returned to Millennium Wood to carry out mist netting. Mist netting is an important tool for monitoring species diversity, relative abundance and population size and is harmless to birds when carried out by trained professionals. The volunteers put up a total of […]

A45 Ryton Roundabout resurfacing work, 22-28 June 2022.

Kier, on behalf of National Highways, will carry out resurfacing work on the A45 Ryton roundabout. This work is necessary due to deterioration of the carriageway. Kier will also lay a material to increase the roads surface friction, repair existing carriageway defects and renew the road markings and studs. The completed work will provide a […]

Emergency resurfacing work – M42 junction 6 roundabout/Bickenhill Interchange, 8-9 June.

Emergency resurfacing work is being performed on the M42 junction 6 roundabout/Bickenhill Interchange. To complete work safely, there will be overnight closures this evening (Wednesday 8 June) and tomorrow evening (Thursday 9 June) between 9pm and 6am. Throughout this time, the following closures will be in place: A45 westbound exit slip closed M42 junction 6 […]

Commonwealth Games Solihull MBC Drop In Sessions

Solihull Council will be holding drop in sessions across the borough to talk everything Commonwealth Games.Whether you’re a resident or a business owner, these Get Set for the Games sessions will provide the most up-to-date information so you can prepare for the busy and exciting summer ahead.  Louise, the Council’s Programme Manager for the Commonwealth […]

Helping Communities Fund

The Helping Communities Fund has been relaunched by the West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioners Office (WMP & CCO). It’s made up from money which has been seized from criminals under the Proceeds of Crime Act and is used to allow communities to invest in their neighbourhoods to improve safety. For more information about the criteria and […]