In reply to Mr Caffery’s letter of April 1 about my column highlighting the 29 per cent drop in teenage pregnancies in Solihull in the last 10 years I would like to point out that this figure refers to conception rates and not birth rates.
CANDIDATES have been announced for this year’s local elections, with less than a month to go before residents go to the polls.
WOW - I thought I had heard it all! I have just read that EU rules are into more rubbish!
SOLIHULL council’s proposals to introduce transport charges for day centre users and take away an allowance for disabled people have been slammed as ‘unfair’ and ‘mean-minded penny-pinching’.
AS far as I can recall I have never spoken with your correspondent Steve Green who makes so free with my name (Letters).
In reply to Dr Youssef about the planned Coptic Church in Caldwell Grove.
‘EMPIRE building middle managers’ at Solihull Council should face the chop says a borough councillor.
Little wonder that Lorely Burt is confused about the position of local Liberal Democrats on ‘Garden Grabbing’ given their current disarray.
CASH-poor Solihull Council is looking at borrowing £4.6m to plug a hole in a school-building programme.
OVER 300 people turned out at a protest last weekend - hitting out a plans to pull down trees and hedgerow in Shirley Park.
ACADEMIES may not be a universal panacea for poor performance but the opposition from two councillors (Letters July 30) seems based on selective memory rather than rational argument.
I AM writing in response to the letters in last week’s edition about refuse collections.
THROUGH the Solihull News I would like to personally thank the 23,460 residents who voted Conservative last Thursday.
Solihull Council could be going the same way as Westminster with two of the three main parties forming a coalition
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Labour and the Liberal Democrats will have “serious talks” about creating a coalition to take overall power of Solihull Council away from the Conservatives
DESPITE being cash-strapped, Solihull Council insists it will not consider trimming its workforce to reduce costs.
THE reorganisation of the old Hockley Heath Parish into three separate Parishes is proving a financial disaster for the majority of their residents.
REGARDING the letter from ‘Pat’ - regarding Loreley Burt leaflets - prompted me to check the colourful Maggie Throup leaflet with which we have been blessed, and I find it has no less that 13 different colour photos of the Tory candidate - so is that lucky 13 or not?
SOLIHULL Council raked in more than £500,000 in parking fines last year.
I READ with interest the recent article about the petition by Labour’s campaigning team calling for a 20mph limit outside the borough’s schools.
I AM very concerned about the lack of security at Birmingham International Airport for someone to so easily enter the compound, fire bomb the police helicopter and escape unhindered.
PLANS to get youngsters on their bikes or walking to and from Arden School as part of a green scheme in Knowle have been slammed as a waste of money by a borough councillor.
PLANS to get youngsters on their bikes or walk travelling to and from Arden School as part of a green scheme in Knowle have been slammed as a waste of money by a borough councillor.
I AGREE with Mrs Spelman that the greatest economic crisis facing the world since the Great Depression should give ‘us all pause for thought’ (Solihull News).
I WOULD like to express my continual disgust at the farce which is Solihull Leisure Centre.
SOLIHULL Council leader Ken Meeson has been forced on the defensive over recent pay rises for local councillors.
I WENT to Tudor Grange leisure centre on Friday, January 30.