Pedestrian Safety and Traffic Calming Meeting – A Success!

We were delighted to see so many residents turn up to the meeting held on the 12th December at Fentham Hall - over 130 people were in attendance.  Parish Councillor Ken Blanch presented the proposed Pedestrian Safety and Traffic Calming Plan and provided explanations...

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It’s Official… Catherine-de-Barnes will join the Parish

Following the Community Governance Review and the results of the consultation process, we have now received the official Reorganisation of Community Governance Order from Solihull MBC. This document confirms that the existing Parish boundary will be altered to include...

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November 2018

The Parish Boundary-  We Are Growing! The results of the final consultation held in August are now in!  There were a large number of positive responses in support of the extension of the Parish Boundary, and as such, the Governance Committee at Solihull MBC met on the...

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November 2018 Newsletter

In this edition of the Newsletter we can report that the Parish is growing – we will welcome the whole of Catherine-de-Barnes into the Parish in April 2019. We can also announce that we have two new Parish Councillors on the team! Read on for more details. There is...

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A Festive Date for Your Diaries… Santa Fun Run

The Rotary Club of Meriden are running their Annual Santa Fun Run again this year.   The event will take place on 2nd December - starting at Meriden Hall at 11am. Full details (including how to register to take part) are available at

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The ‘Tommy’ and The War Memorial

The metal Tommy put in place by the War Memorial is a symbol of remembrance created by the charity Remembered as part of their project “There But Not There”.  It was built by veterans at Royal British Legion Industries. The Tommy acts as a token of remembrance and is...

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