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Earlswood goal spree nets six points

Pelsall Villa 2 Earlswood Town 4

Medals found in demolished Sheldon bank sold at auction

A FORMER Aston Villa player’s medals, found lying in the rubble of a demolished Sheldon bank, have fetched £6800 at auction.

Villa star to visit Solihull

EX-Aston Villa star Ian Taylor will be visiting Solihull’s new-look JJB Sports store tomorrow (Saturday).

Three goal spree cements Earlswood's position

Earlswood Town 3 Pelsall Villa 0

Bignot goes for goal with Byfield signing

SOLIHULL Moors fans will have to wait to see top striker and former Villa star Darren Byfield in action.

Villa spurring Blues fan on for marathon

IT’S not the London Marathon that worries borough businessman Wayne Porter, but the thought of running the 26 miles in an Aston Villa shirt.

Football star's plea to Solihull cyclists to saddle up

FORMER Aston Villa star Dion Dublin will be swap his football boots for cycling trainers as he takes part in a 45 mile trek for the Prince’s Trust.

Hot towels and oils for Take That

A LUCKY Olton physiotherapist will certainly ‘Never Forget’ her close encounter with the Take That boys who performed to thousands at Villa Park this week.

Fans on the ball for charity cash

THREE avid Aston Villa fans - the Holtenders - will run the London Marathon on April 17 for the charity Children with Leukaemia.

Men arrested at Carling Cup clash

A 40-year-old man and a 16-year-old boy from Solihull were arrested at the Blues/Villa Carling Cup clash last Wednesday, December 1.

Solihull man arrested after football clashes

SEVEN men have been arrested including two from Chelmsley Wood and Acocks Green following violent clashes at last month’s Aston Villa V Birmingham City derby game.

Duo aiming to be on song for Villa victory

A TUNEFUL duo have recorded a song to cheer on Aston Villa at tomorrow’s FA Cup semi-final

Rap on the Villa!

A RAPPING pensioner is one of several Solihull football fans who have penned songs to celebrate Aston Villa reaching the League Cup final.

Super fan Kathleen makes Villa return

ViILLA fan Kathleen Tonks is truly a ‘Loyal Supporter’ – the 93-year-old is still going strong after more than 80 years following the boys in claret and blue!

Ex-villa stars play car workers

FORMER Aston Villa players are warming up to play their biggest challenge yet this weekend: employees from Jaguar Land Rover in Erdington.

Lee Mockble to appeal against Villa fan murder verdict

A HALL Green man who was last week given a life sentence for murder will appeal against the verdict, it has been revealed.

Prince drops in for chat with young footballers

HEIR to the throne and ardent Villa fan Prince William was in Solihull last week.

Trial of man accused of murder after local derby

A HALL Green man who has been accused of killing an Aston Villa fan after a local derby match is standing trial at Wolverhampton Crown Court.

Youngsters on the ball

ASTON Villa star Stiliyan Petrov helped kick off an initiative at Solihull Hospital to encourage young patients to speak up about health matters.

Dramatic win for Solihull

SOLIHULL and Shirley badminton club’s mens team beat Aston Villa in dramatic style in the Birmingham League.


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