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BBC Rubbish

called in by BBC to remove rubbish from the A38, and get a catcall – “what you do in’? amongst all the rubbish paper and cardboard, cans and bottles, was a car headrest! (See above) As I do the A38 … Continue reading

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Holocaust Memorial Day

I am lucky to meet Mindu Hornick again for the HM ceremony in the Council House. She is now nearly 87 but survived Auschwitz with her sister, losing the rest of her family. She has lived in Edgbaston, Birmingham since … Continue reading

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Carnival committee

Dr. Andrew Hardie at the Weoley Castle Festival committee making the mature contribution he is renowned for. The Rev. Fiona officiated and there was a lively discussion on next year’s event. Plenty of suggestions that will result in a better … Continue reading

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Sylvia Nash RIP

Meeting of the Shencare Community Transport Board, pausing to remember one of our oldest stalwarts – Sylvia Nash. ¬†Actually she was responsible for appointing Christopher Busst, our brilliant Business Manager, in the days of my predecessor Alderman McArdle without whom … Continue reading

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Moseley Art School

This wonderful gem of a place, started as a school in the 19th. Century, and now being refurbished for final use in the community! Our last meeting was conducted in the Moseley Road Baths (second down on right hand side) … Continue reading

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100 years Representation of People Act.

At the full council meeting we celebrated the 100 years anniversary from the actual date of the representation of the people Act. I was apparently the only male to wear a suffragette rosette, kindly aided by the flower shop on … Continue reading

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Anthea McIntyre hosts WM together

A very interesting display of unity across the many cultures that are present at Birmingham City University, and the schools that are associated nearby. Anthea has arranged this and there were many others associated with the campaign. Unfortunately there was … Continue reading

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