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Woodmen fight Coventry United for a well-earned draw

Walsall Wood FC were at home to Coventry United yesterday afternoon (Saturday, 18th February 2017), and much to the relief of the hard-pressed faithful, they Woodmen pulled off a hard-fought draw.

Concentration and determination in abundance today, and a fair sprinkling of consternation
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Great live music at The Chase Inn this evening, bargain drinks from 7-9pm!

The staff from the Chase Inn at Newtown, Brownhills have been in touch to let me know that there’s live music on again this evening at the popular Brownhills pub.

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Walsall Wood at home to Coventry United this afternoon!

your chance to catch Walsall Wood in home action at Oak Park this afternoon!

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Making a Marklew

One enduring subject of very much debate here that continues to receive a lot of attention is the thorny subject of the Marklew family, Marklew’s pond off Coppice Lane, William Roberts and the claim that the farm was one of the last Tommy Shops operating.

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Ongoing incident: Accident at Ogley Road/High Street junction in Brownhills

Monday, 13th February 2017, 1:53pm – Traffic is currently backing up in the Brownhills area due to a collision between a lorry and a car at the junction by the former Warreners Arms pub, where Ogley Road meets the High Street.

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Walsall Wood FC vs. Shepshed match OFF

Today, Saturday 11th February 2017 Walsall Wood FC were due to face Shepshed Dynamo at Oak Park. Sadly, it’s been cancelled due to a waterlogged pitch. In the meantime, positive news from The Wood following the recent grey patch:

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A message about the 2017 Brownhills Canal Festival from Brian Stringer…

Brownhills activist, local author, top bloke and Clayhanger Kid himself, Brian Stringer has dropped me a line to share with readers important information about thus year’s Brownhills Canalside Festival, which will be undergoing a change of date and organiser this year.

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