A lot has changed since Grand Designs aired its first episode 14 years ago.
TIME was travellers to the continent used to fill up before returning to Blighty as petrol was so cheap over there.
I’M delighted that the M6 Toll Road is failing, because if it had succeeded we would have had toll roads all over Britain, and it’s bad enough now with fuel prices and road tax, without any more expenses on movement in Britain.
I agree with the concern expressed by M Overend regarding the decline of shopping facilities in Dorridge (Letters, Sept 3).
LAST week, there was an announcement from the Department for Transport that had little coverage in the media.
WHEREVER you go in Solihull parking is problem - unless you’re prepared to pay for it.
WORRIED UK drivers are watching petrol prices rise faster than the surge we saw last spring.
THEY got together like Laurel and Hardy - cold weather and police warnings to motorists not to leave their cars unattended while they ‘defrost’.
HARD-UP borough pensioners plan to give the Liberal Democrat leader a piece of their mind when he visits Solihull next week.
WHAT has seemed like constant heavy rainfall for months is now making harvesting extremely difficult for our farmers.
SOLAR panels are to be fitted to 15 high-rise flats in the heart of north Solihull.