Victory for Balsall Common Children at Twickenham Rugby Final

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Balsall Common Primary School rugby team are celebrating their 7-1 win at the Aviva Schools Tag Rugby Final which took place on Saturday on the hallowed turf of Twickenham in front of a 81,193 strong crowd.

 

Boys and girls aged 7 and 8 from the top performing school have worked hard throughout the season with the support of Berkswell and Balsall RFC. 

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Ich bin ein Commoner. One parish for Balsall Common?

Berlin had its Wall, dividing the city along the East and West. Balsall Common has the parish boundary, dividing the village along East and West. And there the similarity ends; one has long been dismantled in the interest of prosperity, harmony and peace. A unified Balsall Common awaits those who dare to try.
Balsall Parish councillor Raymond Ritchie explains all and invites you to contact Solihull Council with your views and attend the meeting next Thursday 7.30pm (29th March) at the heart of England School (details to follow early next week).

Stunning views of Chattaways ruins to remain in Balsall Common?

The incredible views in the centre of Balsall Common where Chattaways and other commercial premises were demolished to make way for a Sainsburys could remain a tourist attraction for some time to come.

 

The developers responsible for the project were placed into receivership by their bankers after getting caught up in a spiral of rising costs.   The bank is currently working through the process of finding a buyer for the land, bids for which were due in by 20th February.
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Balsall Parish Council to review Willow Park drug abuse claims

Balsall Parish Council meet again on 26th August at Balsall Common Village Hall to cover public issues such as drug abuse at Willow Park and noise coming from the basketball courts.  This local elected authority meeting is open to both press and public.  A section of the meeting will be dedicated to public questions.

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