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First Solihull Festival events announced

First details have emerged about some of the events that will form part of this year’s Solihull Festival

Costumes and fun at the Solihull Festival Run

THE human Olympic Torch, aka Shirley Harris, clinched first prize for her fancy dress at Solihull Festival Fun Run.

BROADCASTER and comedian Don MacLean will be getting runners off to a flying start at the Solihull Festival Fun Run.

The popular local celebrity is due to fire the starting pistol to begin the charity run at 11am this Sunday (September 23).

Nick brings home top title

TUNEFUL dad Nick Clarke has become the first singer to be crowned Solihull Musician of the Year.

Festival is set to end on a high with a funpacked programme

FUN in the Park brings Solihull Festival to an explosive close, with a host of events taking place on Sunday.

A week of variety at Solihull Festival

PIANISTS and poets, musicians and theatre troupes will be taking part in this year’s Solihull Festival.

Loads of festival fun

THIS year’s Solihull Festival saw more than 40 events and activities taking place around the borough.

Midland Youth Jazz Orchestra/Eleanor Keenan, Solihull Arts Complex

THE Library Theatre was little more than half full for this concert - part of the Solihull Festival - which was a great shame because the band and their guest singer produced some great music.

First classic car run in borough

A CALVACADE of classic cars will be wending their way through the borough this Sunday.

Festival offerings to suit different tastes

MAKE the most of a week of music at Solihull Arts Complex during Solihull Festival.

A varied line-up for town festival

SOLIHULL Festival is here at last - with the first batch of events taking place tomorrow (Saturday).

Dancers to show off global moves

DANCE routines from around the world will be performed as part of this year’s Solihull Festival.

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Sponsors wanted for popular event

MONKSPATH Rotary Club is looking for businesses to sponsor this year’s Fun in the Park event.

Festival attracts raft of new ideas

ORGANISERS of this year’s Solihull Festival have been sifting through suggestions from a recent ideas workshop

Improved festival to put town in spotlight

ORGANISERS hope that this year’s expanded Solihull Festival will put the borough on the map.

Talented pianist is youngest star

AN ELEVEN-year-old girl has been named as the youngest ever Solihull Musician of the Year.

Midland Jazz are festival feature

THE Midland Youth Jazz Orchestra have become regular performers at the Solihull Festival and will feature prominently at this year’s event.

Festival fun kicks off

AFTER months of planning, Solihull Festival will finally begin tomorrow (Saturday).

Competitive musicians

MORE than 150 musicians will be going head-to-head at Solihull’s Competitive Music Festival.


Cathrina Hulse
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