This year’s fireworks display, organised by Balsall Common Lions Club, was fantastic, even by their own high standards. Set to music, with 15 minutes of continuous oohs, ahs, and bangs, the event was enjoyed by around 3000 people. The event is not just a good night out, but also raises lots of money for charity […]
The Midland Charities Association Christmas card shop has returned to Balsall Common library for another year. Their annual 7 week run is already well underway and will remain ope until Saturday 12th December 2015. The shop operates during library opening hours as follows: Monday & Thursday 10am – 6pm Tuesday 10am – 5pm; Friday 2pm […]
Balsall Common Lions have once again made arrangements for Santa to swing into to town on his sleigh to switch on the Balsall Common Chirstman lights this Friday (21st November 2014) at 3:30pm in time for a Christmas lights switch-on courtesy of the Lord Mayor of Solihull at 4pm. Visitors to the village centre are […]
Members of the community are invited to join members of the Royal British Legion Club on Station Road next to Berkswell Station for an evening of Carol and beer from 7:30-9:30pm.
Hundreds of people assembled on Station Road on Friday 22nd November to switch on the Christmas lights. Children from Balsall Common Primary School Choir sang festive hymns and the Mayor of Solihull lead the countdown, with Father Christmas in attendance courtesy of the Lions. Local businesses, notably Angela Jaynes florist, The Leisure Traveller (formerly Aeroscope) […]