Marie Curie 70th Anniversary Fundraising Dinner

Our local Marie Curie Fundraising Group are organising a celebration dinner for October. This year is the 70th anniversary of the Marie Curie charity. Marie Curie began in 1948, with a hospital at 2 Fitzjohn’s Avenue, Hampstead. The first Marie Curie Home for cancer patients opened in 1952, in an old National Trust property called the Hill […]

Local people wanted for mobility and transport survey

The Transport Systems Catapult is currently looking for participants in Balsall Common for a study that will explore the role mobility and transport play in people’s lives. The study will help transport providers and innovators design services that better fit with people’s lifestyles. To learn more about the study and to sign up, please visit To be […]

Quiz night for Hayley’s wheels

Two local residents, Lynne and Scott Meacham are organising a quiz night on Saturday 19 May in aid of Lynne’s sister Hayley. Hayley has progressive MS and gradually every day tasks are becoming more difficult for her.  To help her to maintain her independence, Lynne and Scott are raising money towards buying a specialist Batec […]