Message from our PCSO’s

Just a gentle reminder about the local lockdown which will be enforced from Monday 14th September The new restrictions state that you must not have any visitors in your home or garden in Birmingham, Solihull and Sandwell council areas. You must not host people you do...

Book to tip

Solihull tip – booking system is live Solihull Council’s online booking system for trips to Bickenhill Household Waste and Recycling Centre (HWRC) is now live.  From Monday 21 September residents will need a pre-booked appointment to use the site.   Solihull Council’s...

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...

The new NHS 111 service

NHS 111 service The new NHS number to call when you need medical help fast but it’s not an emergency. Calling 111 will make it easier and faster for you to get in touch with your local health services. It will also make sure the 999 number is kept free for very...

Covid-19 increase, Solihull Council is taking action

Solihull Council is taking action following a sharp increase in the number of Covid-19 cases across the borough. Since the start of September, there have been 115 cases of Covid-19 in Solihull, compared to a total of 84 cases across the whole of August. This rapid...

Prince’s Trust Team Programme for 16 – 25 year olds

The Chelmsley Wood Prince’s Trust team are recruiting for their 12 week programme.  Didn’t get the exam results that you wanted? Still unsure on what to do next? Want to try something different? Chelmsley Wood Prince’s Trust Team Programme can help! We start our next...

Catalytic Converter Thefts In Solihull

Message from our neighbourhood police team… We’ve seen an increase of catalytic converter thefts in Solihull. Most cars have catalytic converters, which are stolen for the value of the metal or are illegally re-sold. The simplest way to prevent catalytic...

Grab and Go …. to the library!

The Core and Solihull’s libraries will reopen to the public during September. In order to ensure the safety of customers and staff there are lots of changes – including new opening hours and a new ‘Grab and Go’ service to encourage people to leave as soon as they have...

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...