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Pupils from Solihull go head-to-head to compete against other youngsters in the area as well as children from Coventry and Warwickshire at a two-day County Festival organised as part of the Sainsbury's School Games Programme.

Schoolkids go head to head in county festival

Pupils from Solihull have gone head-to-head against other Midlands youngsters at a two-day county festival.

Grace Academy students celebrate top A level results

Students celebrate A level success

It has been exam success across the board this year for schools in Solihull, with students north and south of the borough achieving record results in their A levels and Post 16 examinations

Arden pupils get serious about games

YEAR 10 students from Arden School in Knowle had a lesson in the future when they took part in a visit to Serious Games International (SGIL).

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Meriden MP Caroline Spelman leads local tributes to former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher

Meriden MP Caroline Spelman has led local tributes to Margaret Thatcher, who died this week aged 87

Acclaimed writers visit Arden School

AWARD-winning poet Simon Armitage was among four eminent authors to visit Arden School, Knowle, last week.

Solihull pole vaulter Rowan May plots comeback

SOLIHULL pole vaulter Rowan May says his return to full fitness could not have gone any better as he prepares to make his comeback from a debilitating knee injury.

Solihull villagers turn out in their hundreds for Jubilee fun.

HORDES of patriotic villagers crammed into Knowle’s bustling High Street over the weekend for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations.

Solihull celebrates the Diamond Jubilee in style!

SOLIHULL is swimming red, white and blue, with Diamond Jubilee celebrations set to draw to a close today (Tuesday).

Knowle and Dorridge black belts in trophy glory

TWO blackbelt members of Knowle and Dorridge Taekwondo recently entered the Puma World Championships and the Scottish Open Championships.

Good weather for Knowle Fun Run

SUNSHINE beat down on the 1600 runners taking part in the 29th Knowle Fun Run last Sunday.

Pupils win places at Knowle arts fair

SCHOOL pupils from Knowle have been picked to take part in this weekend’s Solihull Artists’ Fair.

Butcher running Knowle Fun Run for local group

A BIG-hearted butcher hopes to par the competition down to the bone at Knowle Fun Run, while raising cash for Solihull’s Down’s Syndrome Support Group.

London 2012 starter Alan Bell gets Arden School in Knowle into the Olmpic 2012 spirit

A VERY special guest got pupils at an Arden School sports day off to a cracking start.

Arden School extension plans

ARDEN Academy in Knowle has applied to extend and revamp parts of the school building.

Arden School's Oliver! hailed a resounding hit

OVER a thousand people saw sell-out performances of Arden Academy’s Oliver!


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Last respects paid to murder victim Harry

HUNDREDS of mourners turned out to the funeral of murdered Henley-in-Arden man Harry Broadhurst last Thursday (January 5).

Hundreds attend funeral of murdered Henley-in-Arden man Harry Broadhurst

HUNDREDS of mourners turned out to the funeral of murdered Henley-in-Arden man, Harry Broadhurst last Thursday (January 5).

Meriden MP Caroline Spelman raising awareness of democracy

CAROLINE Spelman, MP for Meriden, is raising awareness about the workings of British democracy as part of Parliament Week, which runs until November 6.

Spotlight is on democracy

CAROLINE Spelman, MP for Meriden, is aiming to raise awareness about the workings of British democracy as part of Parliament Week from October 31 to November 6.


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