- August 15th - Also ripening in the hedgerows and waysides are a...
- August 15th - With all the sun we’ve had, the haws - fruit of...
- August 14th - A tiring, very long day, but despite my weekend...
- August 13th - At Hortonwood in Telford, I found a small wayside...
- August 13th - A brighter day when the morning got going and I...
- 5,466,725 hits
Recent tracksBrownhills Bob
281755 TracksThis Year's Beat
14 hoursDisconnect the Cables
14 hoursThe Waiting
14 hoursDiesel Pioneers
15 hoursthe leaves grow old and fall and die
15 hoursYour Ambient Voice
15 hoursthe light reveals the place
15 hoursboer farmstead
15 hoursIf I Never See You Again - Remastered
16 hoursMy Uptight Life - Remastered
Pedro on Oddfellows local Pedro on Oddfellows local Pedro on Oddfellows local oakparkrunner on Oddfellows local Tricia Nassau-Willia… on The life of a forger: At one t…
Tag Archives: Accident
I’m sad to report that yesterday evening (Wednesday 21st December 2016) there was a serious road traffic incident on the Ogley Road near it’s junction with the Lichfield Road at Co-op Corner in Brownhills.
Hi folks – there’s been a collision in Brownhills this evening in which a pedestrian has been injured requiring emergency services attention, and it seems the driver of the vehicle involved failed to stop.
I note yesterday evening at rush hour (around 5:30pm, 3rd November 2016) there seems to have been some kind of accident at the Pelsall Road side of the Miner Island in Brownhills.
In the early morning today (Saturday, 22nd October 2016) residents in Kingfisher Close, on the Watermead Estate, Brownhills were awoken by a car leaving the road and smashing through the wall of their garage.
The Grove Pit Disaster that took the lives of fourteen men on October 1st, 1930 left deep scars on the Brownhills and Norton communities – and the funeral and memorial service for the men taken was a huge public event that drew massive crowds.
News is just coming in of a three-vehicle crash in Brownhills High Street this evening, just near Silver Court/Farmfoods area, near the junction of Silver Street.
This isn’t very pleasant, so I’ll be short and to the point – people, we have a burgeoning badger population at the moment as these guys come in from the fringes of local countryside into town, just as their brothers the foxes have done, and unfortunately they’re dying in large numbers on our roads.
You all know that I love local wildlife – and that I’m particularly fond of the local deer population, who have sadly been involved in many accidents with vehicles in recent years on roads around our commons, countryside and open spaces.
Here’s a quick one I spotted locally last week: I was going to put it on my 365daysofbiking journal, but I thought it deserved a wider audience and debate – it seems the cast iron bridge at Ogley Junction, near Grasmere Gardens, was once damaged or cracked and repaired.