May 2020 Newsletter

Welcome to the May edition of the Parish Newsletter. We hope you are all keeping well and managing in the ‘new normal’. Things certainly are taking some getting used to but at least the sun has been shining to help keep our spirits up. This edition of the Newsletter...

Notice of Potential Unusual Aircraft Activity at Birmingham Airport

You may have noticed the unprecedented reduction in aircraft activity resulting from the situation surrounding the coronavirus pandemic. This is expected to last for some time yet. However, in the coming days you may notice some unusual flight activity at as a result...

February 2020 Newsletter

Isn’t it wonderful to hear the Parish Church Clock back in action and chiming the hour?! It’s a sound that adds to the special feel of the village. The clock was out of action for lengthy spells during 2019, and needed a major repair. The current clock dates from...

HS2 – Temporary Traffic Lights on Diddington Lane

To ensure a safe access to the HS2 clearance sites alongside Diddington Lane, LM will be operating temporary traffic lights. These signals will be in operation between 9:30am and 3:30pm from the week commencing 3rd February for three weeks, subject to site and weather...

M42 Temporary Lane Closures – Starting

LM (on behalf of HS2) will be installing temporary lane closures (for a few evenings at a time) on the M42 between Junctions 6 and 7.  Work will be completed between Monday 13 January and Thursday 30 January. You will be able to travel along the M42, in both...

November 2019 Newsletter

Many residents will have missed the chiming of the church clock which has developed a fault in the winding mechanism. The clock is nearly 130 years old so it is clearly showing its age. The clock, known as a Turret Clock, was installed in 1891 by A. H. Leeson and Sons...