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A very special Day for Mylee – today!

There’s a wonderful event today, Sunday 18th February 2018 from 1pm until 5pm at St. James Church Hall, Brownhills, to have fun an to celebrate the life of Mylee Billigham who is being remembered throughout the area with a wonderful display of pink ribbons and bows.

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Ahead of the curve

I’ve been sent in a lovely gallery of local drone photographs by keen drone pilot Lee Bashford who’s been trying his machine at various spots around Chasewater and Brownhills.
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A Saint Jimmy riddle…

Had a good one in from old friend of the blog Bruce Littley a week or so and it’s a very good question: Bruce has found a set of buildings on the Hednesford/Brownhills Road between Brownhills West and Norton Canes called St James Buildings, that existed just by where the dog track used to be but I believe is now new build housing.

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Walsall Wood play Chelmsley Town at Oak Park this afternoon!

Your chance to catch Walsall Wood at home to Chelmsley – with all gate proceeds to the Mylee Billingham appeal.
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A match for Mylee – this morning at Oak Park!

A lovely fundraising event is taking place this morning at Oak Park Active Living Centre’s 3G Sports pitch – a charity football match in aid in support of the Mylee Billingham fund.

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Buses by Night 2018 – great Aldridge event on this Saturday!

This Saturday afternoon and evening (17th February 2018) there’s a great, innovative event taking place at Aldridge Transport Museum just off Northgate – Buses by Night, which is your chance to ride on some great old vehicles and see the local sights and photography hotspots – like Lichfield Cathedral – at night.

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Meet your local coppers in Pelsall this Friday afternoon!

I received notice of another useful late afternoon ‘Meet the public’ popup event via the excellent WMNow service yesterday – it takes place this Friday afternoon, Friday 16th February 2018 in Pelsall – these are great initiatives where you can meet your local policing team and get help, crime prevention and public safety advice.

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