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THE FUTURE of house building is in our hands, quite literally, says Grand Designs presenter Kevin McCloud.

A lot has changed since Grand Designs aired its first episode 14 years ago.

Give us a choice

TIME was travellers to the continent used to fill up before returning to Blighty as petrol was so cheap over there.

Tax on movement

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.

Court concerns

I agree with the concern expressed by M Overend regarding the decline of shopping facilities in Dorridge (Letters, Sept 3).

Much to do for safe roads

LAST week, there was an announcement from the Department for Transport that had little coverage in the media.

March of double yellows

WHEREVER you go in Solihull parking is problem - unless you’re prepared to pay for it.

Petrol price rise worries drivers

WORRIED UK drivers are watching petrol prices rise faster than the surge we saw last spring.

Foolish drivers in dock

THEY got together like Laurel and Hardy - cold weather and police warnings to motorists not to leave their cars unattended while they ‘defrost’.

Pensioners to put their views to Lib Dem leader

HARD-UP borough pensioners plan to give the Liberal Democrat leader a piece of their mind when he visits Solihull next week.

We need to focus on helping British farmers feed Britons

WHAT has seemed like constant heavy rainfall for months is now making harvesting extremely difficult for our farmers.

Solar plan is way to beat rising fuel prices

SOLAR panels are to be fitted to 15 high-rise flats in the heart of north Solihull.


Cathrina Hulse
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