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Theo Streete makes an athletic clearance during his three-and-a-half years at Solihull Moors from 2007-11

Former skipper returns to strengthen Solihull Moors' defence

Theo Streete has rejoined Solihull Moors from Nuneaton Town.

Stanley Lloyd and son David.

Solihull man with Down's Syndrome saved his father's life

A Solihull man with Down's Syndrome who rang 999 when his father collapsed has been praised by family and friends.

Vince Cable with Solihull College Principal John Callaghan

Solihull College trainees get to meet Vince Cable

Apprentices and trainees at Solihull College had the opportunity to meet Business Secretary Vince Cable when he stopped by the Blossomfield campus last week.

Coun Bob Sleigh

Major projects on cards for Solihull after £20m boost

Major improvements are to be made to part of Solihull's road network and public transport after the Government has ploughed more than £20 million into the borough and Greater Birmingham.

Les Bicknell and Prince's Trust student Jess Fagan.

Solihull students create a memory wall for dementia patients

Solihull College students have been supporting local dementia patients by creating a display of memories at a Solihull care home.

Kashif Yakoob has been named Further Education Inspirational Sports Student of the Year at the tenth annual Coventry, Solihull and Warwickshire Sports Awards.

Inspirational Kashif Yakoob so delighted to win award

Kashif Yakoob has been named Further Education Inspirational Sports Student of the Year at the tenth annual Coventry, Solihull and Warwickshire Sports Awards, at St Johns Hotel,in Warwick Road, Solihull.

Carson Yeung at St Andrew's

Former Solihull College students write soccer-themed theatre production

Carson's Cup has been written by former Solihull College students and faithful family of Bluenoses Robert, Haydn and David Griffith-Jones.

Romilly Joyce

Chelmsley Wood mum makes the grade to follow dreams of becoming a midwife

A mum-of-four from Chelmsley Wood has finally passed her GCSE English to pursue her dream to becoming a midwife.

Gill Hemsley, James Williams and his aunt Helen Williams.

James makes bracelets to raise cash in memory of his grandad

A schoolboy has raised £600 in memory of his grandfather with his charity ‘elastic band’ bracelets.

Solihull College Principal, Brenda Sheils with her OBE outside Buckingham Palace.

Brenda Sheils honoured for her dedication

Solihull College principal Brenda Sheils has received an OBE for dedicating 38 years to further education.

England U19 call for College keeper Sophie

Women's football at Solihull Sixth Form College has been boosted by the news that one of its stars has just made her England Under-19 debut.

Solihull Chamber overall winner Jane Weaver with Des Correia of sponsors Ove Arup and Chamber president Joe Kelly from Birmingham Airport

Logistics boss named Business Person of the Year

Solihull Chambers held their annual awards to celebrate the best in borough business

Solihull College

Young man from Chelmsley Wood turns his life around to start art course

A young man from Chelmsley Wood, who almost ended up in prison for carrying an offensive weapon, has turned his life around and won a place on a prestigious art course

Solihull College

College scraps A levels

SOLIHULL College is to scrap the teaching of A levels – sparking fury among students hit with the bombshell on the day they went to enrol.

Catherine-de-Barnes Lane

Dogs home set to move to Catherine-de-Barnes

Councillor Jim Ryan raised a titter at a borough council planning meeting last week, where members narrowly voted to allow Birmingham Dogs’ Home to relocate to green belt land in Catherine-de-Barnes

What's new at Solihull Chamber of Commerce

A CONFERENCE last week focused on further and higher education and the particular problems of student disinterest in taking up manufacturing and engineering degrees.

New engineering training on offer at Solihull College

FROM September Solihull College is to offer an ‘Advanced Apprenticeship in Technical Professional Civil Engineering’ and ‘Advanced Apprenticeship in Building Service Engineering, Technology and Project Management’, at its Blossomfield Campus.

Budding filmakers scoop award for Best Animation

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A GROUP of budding filmmakers from Solihull College have scooped the Best Animation award at the Staffordshire Film Festival.

Solihull College opens new vehicle construction centre

WITH a September 2013 opening and course applications from school leavers across Solihull and Birmingham on the rise, Solihull College’s new £8.5 million Motor Vehicle and Construction Centre at the Woodlands Campus in Smith’s Wood is set to ‘provide a facility that is unparalleled in the Midlands’.

New employment law courses at Solihull College

A RANGE of employment law courses are to be launched through a new partnership between Solihull College Employer Services and Conker Training Ltd.


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