November 2017

Parish Boundary Change Project In order for Solihull MBC to undertake a Community Governance (Boundary) Review a petition of at least 187 signatures is required  from residents of both the existing Parish and the new proposed area.  Many of you over the last week or...

October 2017

Village War Memorial Awarded Grade II Listed Building Status We are delighted to announce that Historic England has confirmed that the Hampton-in-Arden War Memorial has been added to the List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest.  The memorial is...

September 2017

M42 Junction 6 Improvement Scheme Highways England (HE) announced the preferred route for the M42 junction 6 Improvement scheme on the 7th August 2017.  A ‘modified’ version of Option One has been agreed upon.  Further consultations will be held in both...

July and August 2017

Neighbourhood Plan – Referendum As our readers are aware, the Hampton-in-Arden Neighbourhood Plan progressed to independent examination in September 2016.  The Examiner’s report was received early in February 2017 and concluded that, as the final part of the plan...

June 2017

Parish Council AGM We are pleased to report that Mike Blomer has been re-elected as Chair of the Parish Council at our AGM held in May.  At the same meeting Tim Beresford was re-elected as Vice Chair.  We are sure they will continue to carry out an excellent job over...

May 2017

Emergency Defibrillator The George Fentham Trust has installed a defibrillator on the outside wall of Fentham Meeting Room, Marsh Lane (next to the Beeches).  This is available 24 hours a day and is ready for use in case of an emergency. Educational Grants for 2017...