Hands – Face – Space… Message from Community Development team

We as a Community Development team want to ensure that you are kept up to date with all available information during this uncertain time in Solihull. COVID-19 – The situation in Solihull The situation in Solihull continues to be of concern. Over the last week, the...

Solihull restrictions – What do they mean?

We know it’s confusing! Here is government advice. Local social contact restrictions mean we should not: host people we do not live with in our home or garden, unless they’re in our support bubble meet people we do not live with in their home or garden, whether...

Now 3 Vacant Seats on the council – can you help?

There are three vacant seats on the Council due to a combination of members being unable to attend meetings and recent resignations. The vacancies are in each of the Bradford, Beechcroft and Whateley wards. If you would like to be considered for co-option, then please...

Solihull celebrates as parks and green spaces win Green Flag Awards

Parks and green spaces across the country will be raising their Green Flag Awards with pride in a year when millions of people have seen the value of having great quality green spaces on their doorstep. Among them will be 16 parks and green spaces in Solihull, which...

More libraries reopening next week…

Following the success of the ‘Grab and Go’ and ‘Click and Collect’ services at Solihull libraries last month, two more libraries will reopen next week. Meriden Library will offer a ‘Click and Collect’ service which means that customers can place an order online via...

Solihull – Tier 2

Following yesterday’s government announcement a new three-tier system is being introduced in England to help control the spread of coronavirus and prevent the NHS from being overwhelmed. Regions will now be classified as either ‘medium’, ‘high’...

Remembrance Event – Press Release

PRESS RELEASE It is with great regret that due to Covid-19 restrictions this year’s Remembrance Parade has been cancelled and will be replaced with a pre-recorded Remembrance Service which will be aired on YouTube and Facebook on Sunday 8th November.  This service...

Castle Bromwich Hall Hotel

Following an event held at Castle Bromwich Hall Hotel at the weekend, Solihull Council is using its powers, under the Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) (No. 3) Regulations 2020, to ban the Hotel from holding any events from now until 10 January...

Local Restrictions – Government advice

Government advice on local restrictions is available here. The Solihull area is one of the areas in the West Midlands where greater care must be taken to reduce the spread of coronavirus. This means that for those of who live here we must not: host people you do not...

SMBC Leader’s update

After last Friday’s government announcement that Solihull is now an area of national intervention, which followed our sharp rise Covid-19 cases, this week has been incredibly busy for us.  We’ve put measures in place to tackle the rise in new transmissions and...