Entries by bgexec

Proposed double-yellow lines, Public Consultation

The County Council are proposing to increase the length of the double-yellow lines near the junction of Sandhills Lane with Hewell Road.  The public consultation is open until 5th September 2018. A copy of the draft Order, relevant plan and Statement of Reasons for proposing to make the Order may be inspected at Bromsgrove District […]

Stay Alert to telephone scams

The police and Warwickshire County Council’s Trading Standards Service are warning residents to beware of phone calls from fraudsters claiming to be HMRC. The bogus callers attempt to frighten residents by falsely suggesting that the Police are on the verge of arresting them for unpaid taxes. The fraudsters then ask the residents to pay the […]

Roadworks information

Here is an interactive website where you can find out what roadworks are going on in the area both now and in the future by using the location and date search functions. Go to www.roadworks.org for live information.

New Casual Vacancy

There is a second vacancy for the position of parish councillor.  The public notice is currently being displayed on the notice boards stating ‘an election to fill the casual vacancy shall be held if notice in writing of a request for such an election has been given by TEN local government electors for the parish […]

Road closure: Bittell Road / Fiery Hill Road junction

ROAD CLOSURE NOTICE The road under the railway bridge between the junction of Hewell Road / Bittell Road and Fiery Hill Road will be CLOSED on Wednesday 1st and Thursday 2nd August to allow for remedial road works to be carried out.  The mini roundabout at the junction of Hewell Road with Bittell Road is […]

Severn Trent Water investigations in Hewell Road

Severn Trent Water have issued a note (see below) to Hewell Road premises advising that in order to improve the water supply in the area they need to carry out investigation works. There will be a few small excavations, trial holes on the footpath near to Poplar Drive and Orchard Croft, and also in the […]

Casual Vacancy

A casual vacancy has arisen on the Parish Council which provides an opportunity for ten local government electors (ie must be included on the Barnt Green Parish Council’s electoral register) to request an election.  The request for an election must be delivered to the Returning Officer at Bromsgrove District Council, Parkside, Market Street, Bromsgrove B61 […]

M42 – advance notice of works

A new safety barrier is to be installed on sections of the M42 between junction 3a and junction 7a. Start of works: Monday, 9 July 2018 End of works: Friday, 21 September 2018 Hours of work: 10pm to 6am Monday to Friday To maintain a safe environment for workforce and road users, two lanes will […]

Network Rail are improving platform 1

Network Rail have issued a letter (Network Rail update letter 2018-06-28, platform 1 alterations) to the neighbours of Barnt Green station informing them of essential works that will take place at various times between 23rd June and 15th July.  Some of the work will be during the day time with weekend and night time work […]

Annual Fun Run

Well done and thank you to everyone who took part in the Barnt Green Fun Run on Sunday 24th June.  Despite the heat and the lure of England winning a football game, over 100 participants ran, jogged or walked the 3 laps (5k) around the village.  We’ll be doing it again next year – date […]