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Eastenders TV star returns to Kings Heath roots to inspire new generation of local talent

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A Kings Heath-based youth theatre company welcomed back one of its former members who has gone…


Added by Editor on October 19, 2015 at 18:30 — No Comments

One car through wall and one on side in Kings Heath smash

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A car smashed through a wall and a fence in Kings Heath, while a man had to be…


Added by Editor on October 7, 2015 at 7:30 — No Comments

Police seek help in tracking down suspected handbag snatchers

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A pensioner had her handbag snatched in a nasty attack and now police have appealed for help…


Added by Editor on September 26, 2015 at 15:00 — No Comments

More Kings Heath roads added to 20mph safety scheme

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More roads have been added to the 20mph zone to be rolled out across…


Added by Editor on September 25, 2015 at 13:30 — No Comments

Charity Fireworks Display



Saturday 7th November 2015

At West Midlands Transport Club

Wheelers Lane Kings Heath B130ST

Gates open at 5pm, Display at 7pm

Entry: £5 adults, £2 children

Tickets available ONLY on night on the gate

ALL Proceeds to local charities and back into the local communities.

Find out more at –…


Added by gavin lee allbutt on September 23, 2015 at 10:30 — No Comments

Kings Heath bags another food festival

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Kings Heath's foodie credentials have received yet another boost with the announcement of a new…


Added by Editor on September 17, 2015 at 16:15 — No Comments

Petition to list the former Ritz Ballroom site as an Asset of Community Value

Negotiations between the newly formed Ritz Arts Centre charity and the owner of the old Ritz Ballroom site on York Road have currently broken down.

Campaigners for an arts centre say this is because the owner has twice failed to produce his own independent written valuation of the site after agreeing to do so. The Ritz Arts Centre community interest organisation (CIO) has, therefore, applied to Birmingham City Council to have the land at 2 York Road listed as an Asset…


Added by Bob Prew on September 17, 2015 at 6:30 — No Comments

Kings Heath home targeted in police dawn drugs blitz - story updated following new arrest

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A Kings Heath home has been raided this morning in what police…


Added by Editor on September 15, 2015 at 12:00 — No Comments

Thirteen injured in Kings Heath double bus crash

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Two buses have crashed in a residential Kings Heath street leaving…


Added by Editor on August 29, 2015 at 13:00 — No Comments

Local park lights up for charity lantern walk

Back for a second year, the Acorns Lantern Walk is set to light up Cannon Hill Park on Saturday 3 October as hundreds of walkers set off on a sponsored walk to raise money for children and young people cared for by the charity.

Each carrying a glowing lantern, participants w…


Added by David Chamberlain on August 26, 2015 at 15:30 — No Comments

Howzat! Charity cricket match returns to raise funds for Acorns Children’s Hospice

With the Ashes in the bag and the country riding high on cricket fever, the excitement is building for a very special fundraising event in Kings Heath this weekend.

Kings Heath Cricket club is hosting a family fun day and charity cricket match this Sunday 23 August to raise £10,000 for Acorns Children’s Hospice to help continue its care for children, young people and their families.

Hamza Waris, event organiser, from PAK Travel Agents, Small Heath, said:…


Added by David Chamberlain on August 20, 2015 at 9:00 — No Comments

Man cut free from Brandwood Park Road pile up

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A crash in Brandwood Park Road this afternoon ended with one car on top of two others and a…


Added by Editor on August 2, 2015 at 22:54 — No Comments

Kings Heath to get Stoned again

Europe's foremost Rolling Stones tribute band The Stones return to the Hare & Hounds on Sunday 20 September after their sensational show last year in a concert to conclude Kings Heath's 52nd anniversary celebration of The Rolling Stones first ever appearance in Birmingham at the now sadly burnt down Ritz Ballroom.

Kings Heath Walk of Fame's day-long RollKing Stones Fest 2015 will start with an acoustic aession featuring many great local musicians at Fletchers Bar…


Added by Bob Prew on July 24, 2015 at 12:30 — No Comments

Youngsters to benefit from cash boost for Kings Heath Park horticultural training scheme

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A new horticulture training scheme for young people will take root at Kings Heath park this…


Added by Editor on July 14, 2015 at 9:30 — No Comments

Kings Heath iron man challenge!

It's the chore so many people hate – but a group of local blokes have agreed to endure their suffering at a Kings Heath charity event.

Moseley and Kings Heath Lions are having a charity ironing day on Saturday 18 July.

They promise to do a standard basket of ironing for £15.00 - folded or on hangers (as long as customers supply the hangers)

Drop off your baskets at Lions HQ (257 Alcester Road South) on the day from 9.30 am.They are also offering to…


Added by Editor on July 11, 2015 at 9:30 — No Comments

Makeover for Kings Heath charity shop

A charity shop on Kings Heath High Street is closing this Friday for a makeover.

When it reopens, the Acorns Children’s Hospice store will have a new look frontage with an updated colour scheme, as well as a change in interior design and layout says store manager Victoria Bath. “We will be updating all areas of the shop so it’ll be a real treat for shoppers when we reopen.”

Acorns offers a range of services to children and their families across the Midlands, at…


Added by Editor on July 3, 2015 at 10:00 — No Comments

Suits you sir! Wedding expenses taken in for Kings Heath groom

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A Kings Heath couple are celebrating a year ahead of their big day after becoming the millionth…


Added by Editor on July 2, 2015 at 18:30 — No Comments

Cymbiotic Percussion Duo at The Highbury

Two Kings Heath lads, Ross Garrod and Ed Beesley, now both professional percussionists, return home for a great concert! As Cymbiotic Percussion Duo, they will provide a fantastically varied programme at The Highbury Pub on Friday 10 July 2015.  All details…


Added by Dilys Garrod on June 16, 2015 at 11:05 — No Comments

Why it's great to live in Kings Heath - our local secrets!

The Mail is putting together a feature on why it's so great to live in Kings Heath.

Surely there's more than this?

We've been sent a sneak preview - tell us what they've missed.....

If you can't buy it on the High Street it doesn't exist

Seriously, why go to the hell on earth which is Birmingham…


Added by Editor on June 15, 2015 at 16:38 — No Comments

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Setting up Muay Thai classes in the local area not on the high street.Evening and Weekend5 years old to adultGood for fitnessConfidenceAggression controlWeight lossLife time skillCurrently just…Continue

DJ Meetup?

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Unfair bedroom tax

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Hi there my name is Alistair I live in Waldron's moor kings heath. My question is can anyone in the government please stop this unfair bedroom tax. I can tell you this is unjustified and unfair.…Continue

Rogue Traders (Doorsteppers)

Started by Rick Styles in All other discussion topics Jan 22. 0 Replies

Hello AllI don't know if its only me, but I have had problems with people knocking my door telling me that I needed work done the last one was a Mr Martin Brown anyone heard of him or had any…Continue

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