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Berkswell and Balsall bonfire gets the spooky treatment

GUY Fawkes meet ghosts and ghouls at Balsall Common’s first Halloween charity bonfire and fireworks night.

Solihull's biggest Bonfire Night display set to go off like a rocket

BONFIRE Night will go off with a bang in Solihull with a date now set for the borough’s biggest display at Tudor Grange Park.

Solihull fund raisers walking on coals for the Meningitis Trust

I ADMIT that the prospect of taking a walk across 1200F embers unnerved me somewhat.

Get ready for Solihull's Bonfire Night in Tudor Grange Park

Solihull Round Table are getting ready to celebrate, not only holding the largest firework display in the borough, but also having the backing of dozens of local sponsors, who have come out in force to support the event.

Stay safe on Bonfire night

STAY safe this Bonfire Night ! That’s the message from Safer Solihull Partnership, who are visiting local traders to ensure fireworks are being stored correctly, and sold only to those aged over 18.

Park is set for a firework frenzy

BONFIRE Night will go off with a bang in the borough, with some 15,000 people expected at the Tudor Grange Park event.

Guys join the farm gallery

A RECORD number of Guy Fawkes have been created by youngsters at Umberslade Farm Park in Tanworth-in-Arden ready for bonfire night tomorrow

Threat to residents’ group

VILLAGERS in Hockley Heath are set to lose their residents’ association – unless volunteers come forward to join the committee.

Spending 20p

I WENT to town, Birmingham City Centre, last week. On arrival I needed to go to the toilet, only to be told by a woman that I had to pay 20p or no toilet.

Night marred by firework horror

SATURDAY night took a surprising turn in my house after a firework crashed through the window and started a fire in the bedroom.

Plea to stay safe on Guy Fawkes Night

REMEMBER, remember, your firework safety this November.

Halloween anti-social behaviour crackdown

SOLIHULL police will be looking to crack down on anti-social behaviour over Halloween and Bonfire Night

Sponsors appeal to save fireworks

A POPULAR firework display is at risk of being cancelled for the first time in 35 years.

Firefighters inundated with November 5 calls

Firefighters in and around Solihull dealt with dozens of calls to bonfires on November 5 - but there were no serious incidents and no-one was reported injured

Police set 'sites' on connecting with youth

WEST Midlands Police have joined the fast growing social networking website 'facebook' in a bid to communicate and engage with young people more effectively.


Cathrina Hulse
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