Tag Archives: Lichfield

White dog found in Brownhills – let’s get her home!

An appeal reaches me via Facebook from Pool House Veterinary Hospital – a rather gorgeous white dog was found in Brownhills yesterday (Sunday 29th May 2016) and it would be nice if we could reunite her with his owners, who clearly love her very much.

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Don’t forget Lichfield Bower today!

Well, Spring Bank Holiday Monday is upon us, and that means that it’s Lichfield Bower Day in Ye Olde City – and I notice our friends at Lichfield Waterworks Trust and Lichfield Discovered are up to mischief…

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What’s wrong with this picture?

Here’s a bit of fun for a sunny Sunday – No 23 in a series of articles arrogantly cocking a snook at inaccuracies in other people’s online local history.w03416 Continue reading

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That rings a bell

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Recently, there’s been some debate in the background and comments here about Brownhills Council House (now the Parkview Centre) and the bell on the side of the building. Continue reading

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Fantastic live music at The Chase Inn this weekend!

The Chase Inn at Newtown, Brownhills goes from strength to strength – there’s not only great ale and a warm, welcoming atmosphere, but great live music most weekends, too – and there’s a great act on this weekend.

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Brownhills Carnival in the late 1970s remembered

Peter Booth has once again contacted me totally out of the blue with a stunning array of images I had no idea existed – for years I’ve been asking for photos of Brownhills Carnival to no avail – well, here’s a full gallery.

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Anyone lost a cat in Shire Oak?

Hi folks – anyone in the Shire Oak area lost the above cat – a smokey grey female tabby?

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