Christmas Charity Card Shop

The Midland Charities Association Christmas Card Shop returns to  Balsall Common Library for 8 weeks commencing Monday 29th October 2018. The Card Shop opening hours shall mirror the Library opening hours throughout. Balsall Common Library Opening Hours 10:00 am – 6:00 pm: Monday & Thursday 10:00 am  – 5:00 pm: Tuesday 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm: […]

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 […]

£22,000 raised and 89 donations made

Balsall Common Lions Club third annual celebration evening highlighted once again the amazing work they do in Balsall Common and further afield. Over 85% of the money raised by the Lions Club is spent locally, the rest goes to national and international good causes. Members subscription fees pay for all administrative costs. The 40 local […]

Pedal power helping to beat prostate cancer

Balsall Common resident Richard Murray is riding from London to Amsterdam in support of the charity Prostate Cancer UK. He’s part of a team from business coaching company Elephants Child. Their Managing Director Martin Brown, lost his father-in-law to the disease. In total the team has raised £7000 with four weeks to go. The 145-mile […]