The Balsall Common Village Residents Association comes together for its’ regular monthly meeting this evening at 7:30pm in the room to the rear of the village hall on Station Road. Items on the agenda for this evening’s meeting include local planning applications, reports on HS2, the Birmingham Airport runways extension, Parish Councils and discussion
At a recent HS2 Community Forum in Balsall Common three potential tunnel options were revealed to community representatives. HS2 officials confirmed all the options were technically possible to construct but the final decision on implementation rests with the Secretary of State, meaning any or even none of the options could be selected.
Initial technical drawings have been released showing details for a 565 metre viaduct from Truggist Lane to Lavendar Hall Lane between the settlements of Berkswell and Balsall Common.
Property advisors and consultancy firm Frank Knight have compiled videos using Google Maps to show an eagle’s eye view of the proposed HS2 route from London to Birmingham. Here we share the section from Balsall Common, passing Berkswell Station and Lavender Hall Fishery onwards to Hampton in Arden. The video picks up on the disused
The Stop HS2 action group have the Christmas charts in their sites, having found themselves musical allies willing to pen a fundraising song with a Christmas ring to it. The song by Dirty Mavis is riding high in the HMV download charts despite the refusal of mainstream media to air the supposedly controversial song. The