Bank holiday August will see well known local artist and former Heart of England teacher Trevor Boult bring an exhibition of his works to Berkswell Reading Rooms from Saturday 28th August to Tuesday 31st August 2010. Mr Boult, who has won major commissions including works for the Queen, will be displaying watercolours, greetings cards and framed mounted prints, of which more than 180 watercolours will be for sale.
“Shoaib Akhtar, widely lauded as the fastest bowler in world cricket is on his way to Balsall Common to play cricket for Berkswell Cricket Club.
The 30 year old Pakistani pace bowling legend is undergoing rehabilitation following a stress fracture to his ankle. The injury, which has kept him out of competitive cricket for approximately 5 to 6 months has meant Pakistan needed to devise an imaginative plan to get him fit enough to take part in the 4th and final Test for Pakistan against England at the Oval in August. Continue reading “27/07/06 – Cricket: World’s fastest bowler to play for Berkswell”
22/05/05 – ST. PETER’S SUMMER FAIR, BALSALL COMMON
Posted on Sunday, May 22 @ 21:44:17 BST by balsallcom
awjenks writes “Summer Fair on Saturday 18 June 2005 from 2.00pm to 4.00pm at St Peter’s Church Hall and Grounds, Balsall Common. There will be a Bouncy Castle, Tea Room, and lots of Stalls, Games, and Competitions. Entrance: 50p Adults, Children Free”