Oakes Farm Shop gets behind Balsall Common fete & Party in the Park

Oakes Farm Shop are the latest local business to become Event Partners for the Balsall Common fete being held at Meeting House Lane on Saturday 28th September 2013. They were keen to support the community event which depends heavily on the financial backing of companies based in the area.   Gary Oakes told us:   […]

Country Market does Ye Olde Saracens Head

Balsall Common’s local country market departs from its’ usual day and location tomorrow (Sunday 25th August 2013) when its’ traders turn out at Ye Olde Saracens Head from 1pm until 4pm, to bring local produce and crafts to the attention of pub regulars and visiting diners.   Visitors tomorrow will find the usual Sunday options […]

Great evening in store for pudding lovers

One of Haigs Hotel’s famous pudding spectaculars is coming up this Monday evening (12th August) where an appetiser and bread roll and main course is followed by an incredible selection of eight different home-made desserts.   The pudding experiences is so good it seems that staff members are known to bring their families in on […]

Bengal Brasserie gets behind Balsall Common fete

Balsall Common fete planners received a fine boost yesterday as the Bengal Brasserie joined forces as event sponsors for what is expected to be big crowd puller on Saturday 28th September 2013. The restaurant on Kenilworth Road in Balsall Common already has a fine reputation for supporting local causes as well as contemporary Bangladeshi and […]

Rugby: Early morning start at the Railway Inn for deciding Wallabies v Lions Test

The Railway Inn next to Berkswell Station is opening its’ doors early again this Saturday morning (6th July 2013) for the Wallabies v Lions 3rd and final series-deciding Test match. The doors will be opened at 10:30am by the pub’s well-known Assistant Manager Naughty Trevor and the game will be shown on the ‘big-screen’ from […]