A resource for alcohol rehab and treatment during the COVID-19 pandemic

Boris is a community outreach partner with Rehab 4 Addiction,; he has been in touch to say their website serves as a global resource to help people affected by substance abuse. It’s a sad fact that millions of people will have drunk far too much alcohol during the...

Solihull tip – booking system in September

Solihull Council has announced plans for an online booking system for trips to Bickenhill Household Waste and Recycling Centre (HWRC) which will go live next month. Solihull Council’s Cabinet Member for Environment and Highways, Cllr Ken Hawkins, said: “We recognise...

Message from Councillor Ian Courts, Leader of Solihull Council

13 August – Message from Councillor Ian Courts, Leader of Solihull Council “Let’s do the right thing for Solihull” News about the Covid-19 virus never ceases to surprise.  New Zealand, lauded for being virus-free, has had to respond to the first locally...

Cyber crime message

Good Afternoon, we hope you are all well. Today I have created a short video around CyberAware check it out using the link provided to find some great advice to help protect you from the majority of Cyber Crime. Following on from this short Video I will be going live...

Applications open for Pavement Licensing

Solihull Council is now taking online applications for pavement licences from premises such as bars, restaurants and cafes – and applications can also be viewed online with the option to make a comment.   The new pavement licence process follows the passing of The...

“Let’s do the right thing for Solihull”

Message from Councillor Ian Courts, Leader of Solihull Council, 11 August 2020 Several things to mention this time, but first the Covid-19 update.  Our centres are busier and people have been making the most of the “Eat Out to Help Out” scheme. Most people are wearing...

M6: J4 – J5 technology repairs and resurfacing

Highways England have issued notification they are to carry out improvement road works to northbound M6 between junctions 4 and 5 between 17th August and 4th September 2020. The northbound M6 motorway and the link roads between M6 and M42 northbound will be closed for...

Parish Council and Arden Hall update

We have updated our risk assessments for re-opening our facilities at Arden Hall and the pavilion. The play equipment for the under-12’s has been assessed as safe for use. We will clean it from time to time but it is essential for parents and carers to take...

No room for complacency

West Midlands councils today warned there is no room for complacency as public health teams continue their efforts to prevent further COVID-19 lockdowns across the region. The number of cases per 100,000 population for the seven metropolitan authorities dropped from...