Solihull Council (SMBC) proposes to introduce parking restrictions in Dickens Heath Village – to address villagers’ concerns about dangerous and inappropriate parking. The proposals include double yellow lines at key points around the village and a zonal ban on pavement and grass verge parking. An informal consultation has gone live today on the Solihull MBC website […]
Solihull Council and Solihull Chamber of Commerce are looking into lobbying opportunities to improve connectivity for the borough’s businesses (and residents), particularly via broadband, given the unequal availability of superfast broadband speets.
Around 70 villagers turned out to sing carols opposite Dickens Heath Library tonight led by members of St John’s and St Patrick’s Churches – and then everyone was invited into Tesco’s for hot chocolate, mince pies and chocolate treats. A really lovely evening – massive thanks to the Dickens Heath Village Church and Gary & […]
To celebrate Ice Hair and Beauty’s 1st year Anniversary they are holding a charity waxing supporting SANDS (Stillborn & Neonatal Death Society) on Sunday 16th December 2012. Come and join in with the fun and watch Terry from Coffee Cloud having his chest waxed and Stuart (a resident from Dickens Heath) who is having his […]
After much Twittersphere pressure from villagers, it looks like Shirley Round Table are revising their route and will bring Father Christmas and his sleigh to Dickens Heath on Friday 21st December to bring Christmas cheer to children and raise money at the same time. It’s fantastic that they have changed their plans to include the […]
There have been many discussions – on this site and on Facebook – in recent weeks about how best to provide facilities in the village for young people. The time has come to turn these discussions into a proper plan that works for everyone!
DH.net has just been made aware of a proposal, to be discussed at Solihull Council on Thursday (1st November), to restrict parking over the edges of verges and pavements within the whole of Dickens Heath area, as a pilot scheme, with fines payable under Civil Enforcement Powers for those who contravene the restrictions. Fines proposed […]
There’s a new stay and play starting up in Dickens Heath. So if you’re a mum-to-be, new mum or mum with toddlers or pre- school children (haven’t checked but I am sure Dads, Grandparents and other carers are also welcome!) why not pop along to Dickens Heath School for fun, games and a cuppa? It’s free and will be open on […]