Monday, 1 September 2014

Security gates plan for Dorridge home fails

A DORRIDGE resident has lost a bid to put up gates and pillars outside their home over concerns about car thefts.

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Thursday, 28 August 2014

New recycling collections start Monday

A NEW doorstep recycling service will start on Monday. For details click here.



Monday, 25 August 2014

GCSE results slip at Arden

RESULTS appear to have slipped at Arden in this year’s GCSEs as principal Martin Murphy spoke of “challenging” changes to exams.

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New Knowle housing estate to launch

HOMES on a new estate in Knowle will go on sale on November 1, it has been announced.

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Sunday, 17 August 2014

Knowle car park closed for maintenance

THE Greswolde car park, Knowle will close be closed until Friday for maintenance work.

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Wednesday, 13 August 2014

Longer opening hours for Post Office

BENTLEY Heath Post Office is to get longer opening hours and car tax payments after a refurbishment.

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Sunday, 10 August 2014

Knowle Waitrose work to start "next month"

WORK on a Waitrose store for Knowle is “very likely” to start next month, The Knowle Society has reported.

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Parking restrictions announced for Dorridge

A RAFT of traffic restrictions, speed limit changes and road humps around Dorridge have been announced as part of plans to tackle commuter parking.

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Saturday, 2 August 2014

Sainsbury's recruitment begins

RECRUITMENT has started for up to 200 jobs for a Sainsbury’s store set to open in Dorridge.

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Thursday, 24 July 2014

Bungalow approved despite parents' fears

A BUNGALOW plan which parents and school leaders fear will put children at risk from extra traffic has been allowed on appeal.

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Thursday, 17 July 2014

New head for Dorridge school

A NEW headteacher has been announced for Dorridge Nursery & Infant and Dorridge Junior School.
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Charity bike ride on Sunday

CYCLISTS are being invited to a charity ride thorugh the countryside for Knowle & Dorridge Lions on Sunday.

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Saturday, 12 July 2014

Waitrose work to "start in autumn"

WORK on a Waitrose for Knowle will start “in the autumn” for an opening late next year, the supermarket has said.

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Work to start at Dorridge doctors

THE Dorridge Practice will close on Friday for three-month expansion works as part of a Sainsbury’s development.

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Wednesday, 2 July 2014

Cash call for village land bid

THE Knowle Society has appealed for cash and letters of support for a public hearing over its bid to protect land with “village green” status.
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Knowle care home plan approved

PLANS for a 60-bed care home for Knowle have been approved.

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Tuesday, 24 June 2014

Council pays out £2m redundancy

COUNCIL bosses paid out £2m in redundancy payments last year, new figures show.

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Friday, 20 June 2014

Thursday, 19 June 2014

Tory poll says party will win Solihull

THE Conservatives will seize back Solihull from the Liberal Democrats in Solihull at next year’s General Election, according to Tory research.

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Camera proposal for parking wardens

PARKING wardens could wear cameras to record video and sound of any “incidents” under new proposals.

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