A disastrous batting performance cost Berkswell the chance of moving into the top four of the Birmingham and District Premier League as they made just 90 at Kidderminster
Another disciplined bowling display followed by a robust batting performance ensured a valuable win for Berkswell
“A much better performance all round”, was how skipper Dominic Ostler described his Berkswell side’s attempt to gain maximum points at home against south Staffordshire outfit Wombourne
In a match they should have comfortably won away at Wolverhampton, Berkswell just managed to hold on and avoid defeat following a middle order batting collapse
In a highly entertaining and high scoring match at Shrewsbury, the visitors nearly claimed another maximum points victory but fell agonisingly 13 runs short
“I'll take that!” said jubilant skipper Dominic Ostler as his Berkswell side pulled off an astounding win against Barnt Green
One of Solihull’s most celebrated landmarks will be reopened to the public following a five-year restoration project
SILHILLIANS RUFC U11s were presented with the cup that made them West Midlands champions on Saturday.
A borough councillor has said hopes of securing significant changes to the high-speed rail line through Solihull are fading fast
Himley 212-5 Berkswell 148-3
HIGHFLYING Berkswell CC are limbering up for the new season without the services of two top wicket takers.
PLANS have been announced for a 50 acre compound to be built near Balsall Common during the construction of the high-speed rail link.
OLD fears about Solihull’s council taxpayers having to pay towards the cost of high speed rail have resurfaced.
UNPOPULAR plans for a bypass through parts of Balsall Common and Berkswell - believed to date back to the 1960s - have been officially thrown out by parish councillors.
Barkers’ Butts 22 Berkswell and Balsall 24
TR Fleet, one of the UK’s leading fleet management specialists, celebrated its second anniversary with confirmation of a £300,000 investment by Birmingham-based venture finance company Midven.
POLICE and the RSPCA have launched an investigation after two swans were shot dead in Berkswell with an air rifle.
An under-fire train operator has been warned it could be punished, if it does not get a grip on a desperate shortage of drivers, which has seen hundreds of services cancelled since last month
GUY Fawkes meet ghosts and ghouls at Balsall Common’s first Halloween charity bonfire and fireworks night.
Berkswell & Balsall RFC 38
HISTORIC sites in Berkswell will be afforded greater protection after extensions were agreed to the village’s conservation area.
AN all-new parish council, to represent residents in the Chadwick End area, is being mooted as part of a boundary review.
HUNDREDS of people have tuned-in to a new community radio station, launched last month.
IT’S the game of the season - that’s skipper Abdul Hafeez’s verdict on Saturday’s fixture between Moseley and Walmley at Streetsbrook Road.
IT’S a massive weekend for cricket in the Birmingham and district first division with Solihull sides Moseley and Dorridge both fighting for promotion to the premier league.
POLICE are hunting a would-be robber, who produced a knife in a country road and ordered his victim to hand over valuables.
GOLF legends are appearing at Nailcote Hall in Berkswell from Tuesday August 7-10.
Berkswell 299/8 Himley 312/7
POLICE are struggling to identify a man who died after he was struck by a 100mph train near Berkswell.
LEADING fleet management specialists TR Fleet has announced a second key new appointment within less than a month.
West Bromwich Dartmouth 105 ao Berkswell 106/5
‘INCONSIDERATE’ drivers are continuing to make life a misery for residents living near Solihull’s Land Rover site.