Sprout-tastic achievement reaches much further than Brussels!

Balsall Common fund raiser Stuart Kettell made headlines locally and nationally with his latest fundraising challenge for Macmillan Cancer Support. But his successful attempt to push a Brussels sprout up Mount Snowdon with his nose has achieved worldwide fame! His efforts reached Australia’s Melbourne Age newspaper!       To support Stuart’s fundraising efforts visit: […]

Fun weekend at Unity Coventry

Unity Coventry (formerly Carstins) are hosting their annual open weekend on 13 and 14 September.   The whole family are welcome and as usual there will be a bouncy castle and sizzling BBQ. There are a range of competitions and prizes including an economy challenge!  Drive a Chrysler Ypsilon around set route and the most fuel-efficient […]

Sweet Memories open for business

  We may be a bit behind the times but we’ve only just realised Sweet Memories is re-open for business behind Westwood Hair and Beauty. As before, it sells all your traditional sweet shop favourites from chocolate limes and liquorice toffees, to ABC letters and strawberry sherbets. They also sell a wide range of ice […]

New Business Breakfast Club for Balsall Common

Balsall Common’s Business Breakfast Club met for the first time this week, Claire Turner reports on how it went: The first meeting of the Balsall Common Business Breakfast Club was a great chance for local business owners and sole traders to meet up. Attendees shared information about their business, their local connections, and discussed the […]