Balsall Common from the air – 1945

Balsall Common in March 1945. Image taken from RAF survey. Click to enlarge (image will open in another tab/window to enable comparisons) From the same view circa 2007: Village centre: 2007 Village Centre:

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The Berkswell History Society has produced a 36 page extensive and high quality publication detailing the history of Balsall Common and Berkswell. We have teamed up with Amazon.co.uk, the UK’s number 1 online retailer, to offer you this book. Print runs are limited so when its gone ..its gone ! Order in confidence. Your transaction […]

Cricket: Berkswell win Birmingham League Twenty20 Challenge Cup

Second Division Berkswell produced two outstanding performances against Premier Division opposition to become Birmingham League Twenty 20 Challenge Cup Champions for the first time on a superb finals day at Cannock.  The Meeting House Lane club, enjoying easily the largest and most exuberant travelling support, produced excellent all-round displays in both matches, upstaging Walmley in […]