Tags: "Aldridge"

14 Sep
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Canals, a Starlight Walk and a Touch of Paint

Last weekend I was delighted to be invited to visit “When the Canal came to Rushall” – a wonderful display of photographs and memorabilia organised by the Rushall Development Group.  It’s always good to learn more about our local heritage, ...

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20 Aug
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The Hothouse, Heart Care and Community Showcases

This week I was invited to the Hothouse on the Redhouse Estate to meet with the National Citizen Service Team who will be helping to bring some improvements to the garden at the much used Community building on Myatt Avenue ...

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09 Aug
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Aldridge Fire Station, Walsall Housing Group & Severn Trent Water visits

This week I met with Lewis Lane and the members of Blue Watch at Aldridge Fire Station and enjoyed hearing about all of their community work helping to fight fires. It was great to hear about a day in the life ...

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17 Jul
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Aldridge Youth Fellowship

Friday evening and time to pop in to the Aldridge Youth Fellowship at the new Parish Centre. It was a fun night, if at times a little frantic, observing from a distance and dodging the football! It’s a fantastic group ...

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03 Jul
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Afternoon Tea Dance, Pelsall Carnival, Rosie’s Walk and more

An Afternoon Tea Dance in Aldridge, and a chance to see Joyce and Jim again. Maybe I’ll join in the next time I drop by, after a bit more practice! St Michaels School celebrated their 150th Anniversary this week and ...

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07 Jun
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School Visits & Teddy Bear Parachute Jumps!

It was wonderful to visit Pelsall Village School on Friday and be quizzed about life in Parliament but I couldn’t leave without a go on the slide! There was lots of fun for all at the Teddy Bear Parachute Jump ...

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30 May
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A Fun Packed Weekend

It was the first Love Leighswood Weekend so I dropped by the Leighswood Estate to lend a hand to The Thomas Project and their fabulous team of enthusiastic volunteers. This was just one part of their Love Leighswood action-packed weekend ...

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16 May
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Health Awareness, Apprenticeships in Aldridge and WW1 Plaque

I popped into Aldridge Rotary Club’s Health Awareness Day, and joined in to have a free health check including blood pressure, BMI, and blood sugar tests. It’s a great example of one of the many projects that Rotary get involved ...

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