March 2017

Welcome to Our New Parish Clerk Our new Parish Clerk, Julie Barnes, started work with us at the end of January.  Julie is a mum of two young children and lives near Solihull.  She has been very enthusiastic at getting to grips with her new role and is already doing a...

February 2017

Solihull Local Plan Review The consultation period on the revised Solihull Local Plan has been extended and now closes on 17th February.  It should be noted that the Plan includes a determination on prospective housing sites in the Borough up to 2033.  One site for...

December 2016/January 2017

Traffic Calming Plan The Parish Council is very aware of the growing problem of traffic speeding through the village and concerns about road safety.  Many residents of the Parish will know that recently there was a serious accident near to the station.  Should HS2 go...

November 2016

Voting Boundaries are set to be Drastically Changed for the General Election in 2020 The Boundary Commission has called for comments on initial proposals for major changes to the boundaries of the Meriden Constituency where the sitting MP is Dame Caroline Spelman....

October 2016

Demise of the Taxibus Service As of the 5th September 2016 the Taxibus service was replaced by a new bus service (Number 89) provided by IGOBuses.  This is a scheduled bus service operating Monday to Friday from Solihull Town Centre (including Solihull Hospital) to...

September 2016

Gill Lewis Well known and long term village resident Gill has, unfortunately, had to resign from the parish council due to unforeseen family circumstances. Gill has been a member of the parish council since 2003, has been chair since 2008 and during this time has...