First Aid Course in Tanworth

Jo Davis is organising a First Aid course at Tanworth Village Hall on 18 June between 10.00 & 12 noon.

The cost is £10 and all proceeds to go to Sudden Death Heart Syndrome. The course is being run by someone who has lost 3 of his 4 children to this condition.

 

(Source: Jo […]

Possible New Housing at Butts Lane and Wood End Station

 

Tanworth Residents Association hosted a public meeting at Tanworth Village Hall on Wednesday 23 May to discuss an important stage in the preparation of the Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) for our parish.

The Government inspired NDP must be in accordance with national and local planning policy and is meant to influence, but cannot […]

Parish Council Website

The new Tanworth Parish Council website is now in full operation.

If residents have any queries or suggestions call Julie or Sue on 703200.

 

(Source: Parish Office)

Speed along Broad Lane and elsewhere

 

A number of residents have contacted the Residents Association to say that they were concerned about safety at places like school bus boarding points along either The Common in Earlswood or Broad Lane in Tanworth.

For the benefit of newcomers there were major campaigns in recent years to reduce the speed limit on both […]

Beware of Scams

 

Warwickshire Police ask residents to be aware of a number of current email, phone and text scams.

One is a so called phishing email that tries to get the unwary to click on an apparently innocent link in what seems to an email from the Police themselves.

The email says that the recipient is […]

Bellfield Lock-ups Sell for £126k

At the auction held on Monday 17 July in London the 14 empty lock-up garages between Bellfield and Doctor’s Close sold for £126,000 to an unknown buyer. The guide price was £30,000.

Orbit Housing, who took over responsibility for the former Stratford District Council housing stock from the South Warwickshire Housing Association, have been selling […]

Beware Intruders!

Warwickshire Police report that over a couple of days at the end of June a number of householders in Tanworth, Earlswood and Hockley Heath suddenly became aware of masked intruders in the kitchens of their homes.

All the events took place in early evening and the intruder or intruders in each case made off in […]

Watch out for Lead Thieves!

The Police advise that there has been a spate of thefts of lead from churches in the West Midlands.

Insomniacs and other residents are asked to keep a look out during the night for people behaving suspiciously in the vicinity of the church and to dial 999 if they believe the theft of roof lead […]

Refuse Bags Offer

Warwickshire residents are now able to buy 6 rolls of 25 compostable bin liners for their Green Kitchen caddies at what is said to be a special discounted price.

You can order the 150 liners for £7.95 (including post and packing) from:

www.biobag-uk.com/warks

(Source: WCC)

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Warning: Rogue Tradesmen

 

Warwickshire County Council would like to draw the attention of residents to the actions of so called tradesmen who are cold calling, offering to remove moss from roof tiles.

An elderly customer who doesn’t wish to be named has been charged £2000 for this ‘service’. If she didn’t pay cash tshe was told […]