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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 […]

The Midland Sinfonia Concert

The Midland Sinfonia   Friday 6 July 7.30pm   St Lawrence Church, Alvechurch Season’s Finale   Guest: Tim Gill principal cellist of the RPO   Boccherini – Symphony No.17 in A Haydn – Cello Concerto No.1 in C Strauss – Sextet from Capriccio Mozart – Symphony No.29. A Bromsgrove Festival concert   Tickets: on the […]

Cofton Walk, 14th August

COFTON SUMMER PARISH WALK  Tue 14th August at 18.30 An invitation from the Cofton Hackett Parish Council’s Footpath Officer: Come and join us on this relaxed Summer evening stroll on our lovely parish paths taking in 4.5 miles of history and countryside scenery. It is FREE and all are welcome, including dogs on leads and […]

Have you been flooded?

The Water Management team for North Worcestershire is putting together a comprehensive list of flooding hot-spots.  If you have experienced any flooding lately, please let us know so that appropriate measures can be put in place. Also, please contact us if you know of any area that is prone to flooding and needs attention. Call […]

Barnt Green Fun Run – Sunday 24th June

Due to snow in March the Barnt Green Fun Run (in aid of Sport Relief) was cancelled. The Parish Council and Barnt Green Chuggers with sponsorship by Provest Wealth Management, have rescheduled the run to 24th June. All those who originally registered to run and still have their numbers are welcome to run and new […]

Big discounts to replace an old or broken oil boiler

Government-led energy company funding is available.  Call Act on Energy today on 0800 988 2881 The funding is time limited and expected to last to the end of June at the latest. This is particularly important for rural areas as the government may be discontinuing  government-led funding towards oil boilers from this summer.