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Ashby Court in Hillfield

Versatile home in Ashby Court in Hillfield

The property has four bedrooms, two of them with en suites and the others served by a family bathroom.

Delighted pupils at St Peter's Catholic School celebrate excellent GCSE results

What a result as Solihull GCSE stars shine

Nationally, top grade passes for those taking their exams this summer went up for the first time in three years.

Monkspath Business Park

Residents' petition over industrial unit plans near to park

Angry residents in Monkspath are petitioning against plans for an industrial manufacturing unit, located near homes and a popular borough park.

Santino Casamassa has been in a rehabilitation hospital in Hall Green for the past two-and-a-half years.

Help us to bring Santino home

A Solihull mother is desperately trying to raise funds to bring her partner home after a brain haemorrhage has left him in hospital for the past two and a half years.

Langley School in Olton

'Stranger danger' alert is sparked by new incidents

Parents have been issued with a fresh 'stranger danger' alert following two cases where children were approached by men on Monday morning.

Lorely Burt

Solihull MP Lorely Burt says building new homes is a "difficult balancing act"

BUILDING more homes in the borough must not come at the expense of its green and pleasant character, Solihull’s MP said this week.

Dorridge Park and Nature Reserve

Ten Solihull parks receive Green Flag Awards

A terrific ten parks across Solihull have received the coveted Green Flag Award

Real life crackdown on Solihull speeders on TV

More than 150 resident watched live footage from a police speeding operation in Hockley Heath last week

Centro looks at cutting number of "untouched" disabled bays at local train station

CENTRO is looking at whether to cut the number of ‘untouched’ disabled bays at Widney Manor Station in Solihull.

Retired lecturer from Solihull pens his first novel

A FORMER university lecturer has written and published his debut novel, the story of a man who’s not sure if he’s dead, going mad or living in another world entirely.

Solihull mum made a New Year's Resolution with a difference; to fulfill a new challenge every month

MOST people making New Year’s resolutions have broken them all within days...

Staff at festive store still waiting for wages

STAFF at a festive store in Solihull say they are still waiting for last month’s wages after the company went under with no warning.

RESIDENTS are invited to discuss local issues around Hillfield Park at a set of meetings next year.

The meetings will be held at 7pm in the Hillfield Suite, Shelly Farm Community Centre, Monkspath on February 4, April 8, July 1 and October 7.

Solihull man solves moth mystery

A HILLFIELD man was all of a flutter when a chance glance at a newspaper article solved his moth mystery.

AN ENGLISH Literature student from Solihull is taking the starring role in a show opening at Edinburgh Fringe Festival this week.

Grace Cheatle, who hails from Hillfield, tackles the tricky character of Salome, from Oscar Wilde’s lesser known tragedy of the same name.

Former cancer patient from Solihull turns torch bearer

TORCH bearer Lorraine Ashford has carried the Olympic flame as it passed through Cardiff, in recognition of her years of volunteer work.

Jubilee fun in Solihull

Jubilee fever is set to sweep the borough this weekend with 43 roads temporarily closing as street parties take place

Octavian Droobers in Hillfield Park

ORIENTEERS Octavian Droobers are organising an outdoor event for Hillfield Park.

Heart patient raises vital funds for British Heart Foundation.

A COURAGEOUS pensioner diagnosed with heart failure is throwing her energies into raising money for the British Heart Foundation (BHF).

ROBIN Hood Cemetery has been accused of being “disrespectful” after a Solihull resident was unable to view her deceased mother’s message in its Remembrance Book.

Bereaved family members can pay up to £165 to place a beautiful calligraphic entry for their deceased loved one in the Shirley-based cemetery’s Remembrance Book, to be viewed on the anniversary of their death.


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